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The Allen Memorial Art Museum is currently closed for improvements.

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


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

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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.

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Philip Trager


Philip Trager


Essays and interviews by Barbara L. Michaels, Norton Owen, Andrew Szegedy-Maszak, Stephanie Wiles, and John Wood explore the photographer's career. Choreographer Eiko Otake vividly writes about the collaboration between dancer and photographer. Published by Steidl Publishing with the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University and the Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College. Distributed in the United States by D.A.P., New York.

One large (13" x 10") clothbound volume with dust jacket. (2006; 312pp.; 156 tritone plates.) $60.00 (includes shipping).



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Allen Memorial Art Museum Closed for the Summer

Starting May 27, the Allen Memorial Art Museum will close for the summer in the lead up to the completion of Oberlin College and Conservatory's Sustainable Infrastructure Program (SIP). Learn More