About the Art Collection

Art Collection
Cascade, Walter J. Phillips (1884-1963)
Watercolour on paper
University of Alberta Art Collection, Emma Read Newton Collection
The University of Alberta Art Collection includes paintings, prints, drawings, and sculptures by Canadian and international artists. Focused acquisition activities are based on teaching, research, and exhibition needs.

The collection is growing in the following areas:
  • Historical and contemporary Japanese prints;
  • Contemporary Canadian prints;
  • Contemporary Eastern European prints;
  • University of Alberta Staff and Master of Fine Art graduate student works;
  • Works by historical and contemporary Canadian artists.

Art from the Collection can be seen throughout the University of Alberta campus, both inside and outside of buildings, at the Print Study Centre, as part of exhibition programs, and by contacting directly Museums and Collections Services.

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Portrait of President Henry Marshall Tory
Varley, Frederick Horsman

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