Explore the Art

Explore Mia’s art collection from the comforts of your home. You’ll find fascinating art stories and podcasts, 360-degree images and zoom views of the collection, and more to spark and nurture your creativity.

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ArtStories

ArtStories are in-depth, multimedia explorations of Mia’s highlights and hidden gems. Click through to explore a variety of artworks and stories.

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Video

Watch artist interviews, exhibition previews, and behind-the-scenes stories of Mia’s collection on our Vimeo channel.

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The Object Podcast

Exploring the strange and wonderful true stories behind museum objects. Produced by Mia and hosted by Tim Gihring, the series reveals the humanity behind the art—an object’s view of us.

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Audio Stops

Audio stops are mini-podcasts that present many of Mia’s highlights and favorite artworks. Click through to get the entire list of objects that include audio stops.


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Verbal Descriptions of Artwork

These verbal descriptions are detailed explanations of artwork provided in an audio format for people who are blind or have low vision.


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Take A Closer Look

Exhibitions

Check out all of the exhibitions you can see in person and online at Mia. Online exhibitions offer a digital experience of the art, themes, and stories behind the exhibition.

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Making Connections

Explore Black History Month, Women’s History Month, Pride Month, and more through the lens of art.

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3D Models

See artworks from every angle with 3D photographic modeling of collection highlights.

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Architecture

Most of the art is in the galleries. But sometimes the art is the galleries. Explore Mia’s destination spaces.

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New to Mia

Mia adds artworks to its collection every year. Accessions, we call them. Here are some of the highlights from recent years.

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Browse Mia’s collection of art by gallery, and choose which objects to see.

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Create Your Own

Open Access at Mia

The mission of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts includes making the outstanding works of art in its collections accessible to a global audience—both the objects and what we know about them. Wherever possible, this information will be shared free of charge and with few or no restrictions on its use.

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Art From Home

With a variety of art-making ideas, fun activities, and learning resources, you can engage with Mia from wherever you are.


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Inspired by Mia

Our collection is here for you in person and online. Pay a visit to your favorite gallery, download a high res image or dataset, or visit an upcoming Free Open Studio event at Mia and start creating. Share your masterpieces inspired by Mia’s collection here!

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