News

Check out the latest issue of the Museum Magazine. Includes articles on Jun Kaneko, Robert F. Bussabarger, and more!

Alex Barker

Members of the world’s largest scholarly anthropological organization have elected the director of the University of Missouri Museum of Art and Archaeology as their new leader. Alex Barker, professor of archaeology, takes office as the vice president/president-elect of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) November 22. 

Kathie Lucas and Emma, the Docent Dog

From our friends at the Center for the Future of Museums:

Emma, the Docent Dog is a unique addition to Columbia’s art world. As the official canine tour guide and ambassador for the University of Missouri's Museum of Art and Archaeology, Emma is a welcome sight to staff and visitors alike. 

A new chapter opens Sunday in the history of the University of Missouri’s Museum of Art and Archaeology.

Events

Bingham Book Flyer
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 12:15pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 707

Museum Associates' Art of the Book Club would like to invite everyone to a documentary screening about George Caleb Bingham! 

Matisse cutout
Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Mizzou North, 115 Business Loop 70W

Known for different types of art, Matisse’s cutouts are especially noteworthy. As a group we will assemble a combined, large art work based on these.

Free and open to the public.

Bingham Book Flyer
Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Cast Gallery

Join the Museum of Art and Archaeology's Art of the Book Club in discussing this month's book: George Caleb Bingham, Missouri’s Famed Painter and Forgotten Politician by Paul C. Nagel. 

Bingham Book Flyer
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 2:30pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 707

The Museum of Art and Archaeology’s Art of the Book Club is currently reading George Caleb Bingham, Missouri’s Famed Painter and Forgotten Politician by Paul C. Nagel. Please join for Remy Wagner's presentation "The Women in Bingham’s Life."

Bingham Book Flyer
Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 12:15pm
Location: Mizzou North, Cast Gallery

Book Discussion (Option 2)

Did you miss our first book discussion? No problem, join us for the second!

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"I still remember the feeling of awe and disbelief when I was alone and walked in the room with those casts." --Ruth Tofle, chair of architecture, winner of the 2013 distinguished faculty award from the MU Alumni Association