University of Arizona Art Museum
University of Arizona Art Museum © The University of Arizona Museum of Art
As part of the Edward J. Gallagher Memorial Collection, the University of Arizona Art Museum, situated on campus, is home to an impressive permanent collection including works by Jackson Pollock, Franz Kline and Mark Rothko. The museum also houses the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection of American paintings and the Samuel H. Kress Collection of European works, from the 14th to the 19th century. Temporary exhibitions are also hosted by the museum - check the official website to see what's available during your visit. The University of Arizona campus is also the location of the Center for Creative Photography, displaying various works by leading artists such as Edward Weston and Ansel Adams. Lovers of art in all forms will find a visit to the campus rewarding while in Tucson.