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Lowe Art Museum

Lowe Art Museum

Lowe Art Museum

The Lowe Art Museum is an art museum operated by the University of Miami and was the first art museum in South Florida. The museum’s collection includes Greco-Roman antiquities, Renaissance, Baroque, 17th- and 19th-century European art, 19th-century American Art, and modern art.

The museum’s national and international works come from Latin America, Africa, Asia, Native America, Ancient Americas, and the Pacific Islands.

The Lowe Art Museum collection is divided into fourteen thematic rooms, plus the Palley Pavilion, dedicated to the glass collection, and an outdoor garden of contemporary art sculptures.

Lowe Art Museum Collection

  • Greco-Roman Art
  • Renaissance and Baroque
  • Early Renaissance
  • 17th — 20th Century American and European
  • African
  • Asian
  • Pacific Island
  • Native American
  • Ancient American
  • Contemporary
  • Glass and Ceramics

Highlights of the Lowe Art Museum

  • “Mother embracing Child” by Manuel Carbonell
  • Adorazione dei Magi by Francesco da Rimini
  • View of the church of Santa Maria della Salute by Francesco Guardi
  • Portrait of a young man by Tintoretto
  • Portrait of Giambattista Memmo by Vincenzo Catena
  • Roy Lichtenstein – Modular Painting in Four Panels V
  • Frank Stella – Le Neveu de Rameau
  • Duane Hanson – Football Player
  • Deborah Butterfield – Rex
  • Jusepe de Ribera – Sant’ Onofrio
  • St. Peter – El Greco
  • Portrait of a Gentleman – Thomas Gainsborough
  • Jose Antonio, Marques de Caballero – Paul Gauguin
  • Le Chaland et la barque – Claude Monet

Lowe Art Museum

  • Museum:                        Lowe Art Museum
  • City:                                Miami
  • State:                              Florida
  • Country:                         United States
  • Established:                   1950
  • Location:                       University of Miami, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables, Florida, United States
  • Access:                          Miami Metrorail, University Station
  • Museum Website:         www.lowe.miami.edu

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Photo Credit: Manuel Carbonell / CC BY 3.0-2.5-2.0 Wikimedia Commons

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