By joining the UVAM, you become a vital element in a community of over
2,000 individuals who are committed to preserving and continuing a long
tradition of learning, discussing, and enjoying art from around the world,
right here in Charlottesville.
You will meet others who enjoy learning about and discussing art, attend
lectures and gallery talks and take trips to exciting locations.
Museum membership provides significant operating support that makes our
exhibitions and public programs possible.
With your help we will continue to pursue the goals we have outlined in
The University of Virginia Art Museum is dedicated to creating
in which our diverse constituencies can study and learn from the
direct experience of works of art.
The Museum promotes visual literacy as part of a broader, comprehensive
education for all
and seeks to enhance visitors' perceptions and understanding of world
through history and of art as an enduring human endeavor.