The University of Arizona Museum of Art and Archive of Visual Arts

Loans from the Collection

The UAMA lends works of art from its collection to other nonprofit educational institutions accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.  All loan requests are subject to approval by the Museum’s Loans Committee. The Committee will use the following criteria to consider each request: availability of the object, facility report, condition of the object, and the duration and purpose of loan.

Current and upcoming loans of artwork to other museum exhibitions from the UAMA’s permanent collection:


Rozeal, divine selektah…big up [after yoshitoshi’s moon of the filial son], 2006

On loan to exhibition:
The Culture: Hip Hop and Contemporary Art in the 21st Century

  • Baltimore Museum of Art (co-organizer), 26 March to 9 July 2023
  • St. Louis Art Museum (co-organizer), 25 August 2023 to 1 January 2024
  • Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Germany  22 February to 26 May 2024
  • Cincinnati Art Museum,  26 June to 29 September 2024
  • Art Gallery of Ontario, 23 November 2024 to 23 March 2025

Jaune Quick to See Smith, Spam

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Spam, 1995

On loan to exhibition:
Jaune Quick-to-See Smith: Memory Map

  • Whitney Museum of American Art (organizer), 19 April to 13 August 2023
  • Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 15 October 2023 to 7 January 2024
  • Seattle Art Museum, 15 February to 12 May 2024
  • Additional venues TBD


Kerry James Marshall, Century Twenty One, 1992

On loan to exhibition:
Multiplicity: Collage in Contemporary America

  • Frist Art Museum, Nashville, TN (organizer), 15 September to 31 December 2023
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 18 February to 12 May 2024
  • The Phillips Collection, 6 July to 22 September 2024


Mark Rothko, Green on Blue (Earth-Green on White), 1956

On loan to exhibition:
Mark Rothko

Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France, 18 October 2023 to 2 April 2024


Horace Vernet, Portrait of the Marchesa Cunegonda Misciattelli with Her Infant Son and His Nurse, 1830

On loan to exhibition:
Horace Vernet

The Palace of Versailles, France, 14 November 2023 to 17 March 2024


Sargent Claude Johnson, Untitled (marble) and Self-Portrait (enamel)

On loan to exhibition:
Sargent Claude Johnson

The Huntington Library, 17 February to 24 May 2024