Welcome to the Tang Teaching Museum’s online collection.
The Tang Teaching Museum collection is central to the museum’s mission of object-based learning. We are regularly adding artworks and stories to the online collection, and welcome your comments. Check back often!
Filter
Filter
Created with Sketch.
Object Type
Artist
Creation Date
Collection
Object-type
Created with Sketch.
Artist
Created with Sketch.
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
I
Created with Sketch.
J
Created with Sketch.
N
Created with Sketch.
Q
Created with Sketch.
X
Created with Sketch.
Y
Created with Sketch.
Z
Created with Sketch.
Filter
Malick Sidibé
Malick Sidibé
Created with Sketch.
1900s 9
1910s 27
1920s 10
1930s 50
1940s 90
1950s 79
1960s 338
1970s 309
1980s 342
1990s 320
2000s 219
2010s 124
2020s 29
Created with Sketch.
Photographer Malick Sidibé captured the lives of Malian youth on the streets, in dance halls, at parties, and in his studio in Bamako, which he opened in 1962. The Tang’s collection of 12 works began with a photograph given by Peter Norton in 2014; 11 works were later donated to the museum in memory of the collector Claude Simard.

Learn more

Convert?fit=crop&h=60&quality=95&w=60&compress=true&fit=crop
Njideka Akunyili Crosby
Interview
Convert?fit=crop&h=60&quality=95&w=60&compress=true&fit=crop
Isolde Brielmaier
Essay
i
Pattern by Madeleine Welsch ’17

Inspired by the exhibition:

Someday is Now:
The Art of Corita Kent
The Tang Pattern Project began in 2017 with research on cultural institutions’ branding by Design Intern Mallika Acharya ’18. It progressed into a collaboration organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger with past and current Tang Design Interns to propose a Tang Museum branding refresh. Their new patterns draw inspiration from the Museum’s exhibition history.