Distinct from the general library collections, special collections contain rare and unique primary source materials in areas of art history and visual culture, including rare books, prints, photographs, documents, letters, and ephemera.
Spotlight: Zaha Hadid's Exhibition Designs
|Iraqi-born British architect Zaha Hadid (1950–2016) earned worldwide acclaim with her Deconstructivist designs. Yet she's less known for her visionary work on a 1992 show on Russian avant-garde art at Guggenheim New York. Read more about this archive of drawings and explore her work in our collections.|
Recent Acquisitions & Donations
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