a sculpted marble lion from the Tang Dynasty in China to be on display in From the Lands of Asia: The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection
March 4, 2018 to August 19, 2018

Renzo Piano Pavilion

Detail of Cezanne's Man in a Blue Smock, Kimbell Permanent Collection
On view in the Renzo Piano Pavilion and Louis I. Kahn Building

The Kimbell’s permanent collection is small in size, comprised of fewer than 350 works of art, but is distinguished by an extraordinary level of artistic quality and importance. The idea of building a choice collection of representative masterpieces was established by the Board of Directors of the Kimbell Art Foundation in consultation with Museum’s first director, Richard F. (Ric) Brown, in a Policy Statement of June 1, 1966: