Mission and Vision

MISSION

The American Museum of Asmat Art at St. Thomas engages students and the global community through preserving, exhibiting, and interpreting the art of Asmat people, in order to expand human understanding and promote intercultural awareness.


VISION

The vision of the American Museum of Asmat Art at St. Thomas is to be a preeminent teaching collection, interdisciplinary in nature and programmatically diverse, that promotes global understanding of Asmat art and culture consistent with the mission and values of the University of St. Thomas.


 

Ajour Carving, Albertus Kep, 1981, Wood, 51 cm (20.1 in),
Gift of the Diocese of Agats, AMAA@St. Thomas 0329