May 18, 2021

Closed for maintenance until fall 2021.


333 E River Road
Minneapolis, MN 55455

612 625 9494

The Weisman is Closed for Maintenance Until Fall 2021

Virtual Visit—WAM's Permanent Collection galleries

Public Art on Campus

Public art has the power to energize communities. Explore pubic art on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus through a virtual tour. The pieces presented on the Weisman's public art website have been accomplished within a social process that involved the campus community in the selection of the artists and periodic review of each artist’s work as it unfolded.


WAM Shop

The WAM Shop at the Weisman Art Museum offers an array of unique gifts, handmade jewelry, Minnesota-made goods for the home, accessories, toys and more! Shop online at Sustaining members enjoy a year-round 10% discount!


National Search for Director, UMN Weisman Art Museum

The national search for WAM's new director is relaunched. A search committee has been convened by the Executive Vice President and Provost, continuing a process that was paused in 2020 in the early months of the pandemic. A position profile has been posted for this search.


Teaching Apparel Design in a Pandemic and Fashioning the Future

During the spring 2021 semester, WAM Director of Public Programs and Student Engagement, Katie Covey Spanier, collaborated with Lindsey Strange, UMN College of Design Professor of Apparel Design, on a unique curriculum integration project that resulted in a pop-up exhibit titled "Fashioning The Future: Using Unconventional Materials to address Society’s Wicked Problems."