The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) features a collection of more than 150,000 pieces of art divided into sections by region, media, and time period and are spread throughout the buildings on the campus.
Housed in the Ahmanson Building, the Modern Art collection displays works from 1900 to the 1970s, including watercolors and paintings by Picasso, Klee, and Kandinsky, and sculptures by Henry Moore, Alberto Giacometti, and Brancusi. Other significant genres include African Art and German Expressionism.
The Contemporary Art collection is displayed in the 60,000-square-foot Broad Contemporary Art Museum (BCAM) and features the Eli and Edythe Broad Collection with works by Joan Miro, Jeff Koons, Frank Stella, Sam Francis, and Jasper Johns.
The Art of the Americas Building (formerly known as the Anderson Building) houses the American, Latin American and pre-Columbian art collections, which includes pre-Columbian, Spanish Colonial, and Modern art, as well as a 1,800 piece collection of 20th-century Mexican art. The Spanish Colonial collection includes works dating back to the 17th century by José de Ibarra, Miguel Cabrera, Diego Riviera, and Rufino Tamayo.
The Hammer Building houses the Asian collection, which includes the most comprehensive holdings of Chinese and Korean art in the west. Korean ceramics, a Chola Dynasty statue and 75 ancient Chinese works are displayed Pavilion for Japanese Art.
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