From a stately home on Peachtree Street to its current award-winning buildings in a spectacular setting, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta has grown to become the leading art museum in the Southeastern United States with its renowned collection of classic and contemporary art and renowned architecture by Richard Meier and Renzo Piano. A walk through the High Museum of Art's permanent collection is a journey through time and across continents. Collections consist of more than 11,000 pieces and include 19th and 20th century American and decorative art, significant European pieces, modern and contemporary art, photography, African art and folk art.
The High Museum of Art offers innovative learning opportunities that appeal to curious learners of all ages. Through a rich array of engaging activities and workshops, the museum is the perfect place to explore, create and discover while learning about art. Becoming involved with the High Museum of Art as a volunteer allows you to help create and participate first-hand in the unique experiences that only an art museum like the High can offer to its members and visitors.