The Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota creates art experiences that spark discovery, critical thinking, and transformation, linking the University and the community. Since its origin in 1934, the Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum has been a teaching museum for the University of Minnesota. Today, education remains central to the museum’s mission to make the arts accessible to the University and public communities.


WAM in the Press

Atlas Obscura: “Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum: 20,000 pieces in a Frank Gehry-designed building”

Evening Standard: “12 of the World’s Coolest Museums, from Tel Aviv to Mexico City”

Fodor’s Travel: “The Best Frank Gehry Buildings in the World”

Minneapolis Star Tribune: “25 Years of the Weisman Art Museum”

USA Today: “51 Amazing University and College Buildings Across the USA”

Chicago Magazine: “10 Art Museums to Visit in the Midwest”