Bringing Asmat to the World: Art and History at the American Museum of Asmat Art

5 September to 22 December 2017
  • Viewing hours
    10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday
    10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday
    10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday
    Noon-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

    American Museum of Asmat Art at the University of St. Thomas
    The Gallery, second floor, east end, Anderson Student Center

    Free and open to the public

    Handicap accessible
    For accessibility requests: (651) 962-6315

    Location and parking directions:

An exhibition exploring the history of the museum and its collection and the remarkable individuals who assembled it.

Exhibition reception and book launch for Missionary and Anthropologist: Bishop Alphonse A. Sowada's Life Among the Asmat People
Friday, Nov. 3, 2017
5 p.m.

Curated by Dr. Eric Kjellgren, American Museum of Asmat Art director
Assisted by Floris Lafontant and Jason Burnett, art history graduate students

Image: Alexander Wuru, Untitled: Genesis, c. 2005
Gift of Donna and Cargill MacMillan (AMAA 2008.06.045)