Closed Summer 2024

Beginning May 27, we will be closed as part of Oberlin College’s Sustainable Infrastructure Program.

Learn More

Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074


Tuesday — Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday, Sunday Closed

Exhibitions & Events

The Allen presents changing exhibitions along with engaging guest speakers and public programs.

Learn More

Art at the AMAM

The Allen's collection is particularly strong in 17th century Dutch and Flemish painting, Japanese prints, early modern art, African art, and more.

Learn More



Provenance Research

Image Licensing

Art Donations


Explore the full range of museum programs through free events, guided and self-guided tours, and resources for professors and PreK-12 teachers.

Learn More


Find podcasts, activities, and information for all age groups.

View All Resources

Join & Support

Support for the museum continues our tradition of bringing art to the people.

Learn More

Object Talk / “Miniature Samurai Armor” with Joanne Kim (OC 2026)

Saturday, March 9, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Object Talk / “Miniature Samurai Armor” with Joanne Kim (OC 2026)

Saturday, March 9, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Joanne Kim (OC 2026) leads an informal discussion on the Japanese artwork Miniature Samurai Armor.

This event is part of our Object Talk series, during which the Allen’s Gallery Guides give informal talks on their favorite objects in the collection. We hope to see you there!

Please meet in the King Sculpture Court.

Access Statement:
This talk will be held in a wheelchair- and rolling walker-accessible building with wheelchair-accessible restrooms. The talk will be in the galleries on the main floor; gallery seating is limited, and camp stools are available by the back entrance. Restrooms are gender-specific; visitors are invited to use the restroom of their preference. No listening devices or ASL interpretation will be available at this event. This event will not be recorded. Please email access questions to Jill Greenwood,

Japanese, Miniature Samurai Armor, 19th century. Metal, wood, cloth, and boar hair. Oberlin Friends of Art Fund, 2018.3A-P.


Support appreciation for original works of art by becoming a museum member.

Join Today