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The Studio Museum in Harlem is the nexus for artists of African descent locally, nationally, and internationally and for work that has been inspired and influenced by black culture. It is a site for the dynamic exchange of ideas about art and society.


Highlights from the history of The Studio Museum in Harlem.

50th Anniversary

In celebration of our 50th anniversary, we honor the legacy of our founders by showcasing pivotal moments in our past and sharing our vision for the future.


Raymond J. McGuire, Chairman


Thank you for your interest in The Studio Museum in Harlem. Current available positions:


Volunteers play a vital role in the operations of The Studio Museum in Harlem. We are always seeking passionate, dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers to help carry out the Museum’s mission to serve

Image Request

To request an image of a work of art from the collection or Museum archives for personal, educational, scholarly or commercial use, send an e-mail request containing the object information and

Artist Submissions

The Curatorial Department reviews artist submissions on a quarterly basis. It is requested that artists submit packages including the following:

Thank You

The Studio Museum in Harlem gratefully acknowledges the support of the Altman Foundation who helped make this website possible.

Privacy Policy

The Studio Museum in Harlem is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our Web site, shop online at the Museum's shops, and when you purchase a Museum membership or program ticket. 

Website Accessibility

The Studio Museum in Harlem is committed to providing a website that is accessible to all persons with disabilities.


144 West 125th Street
New York, New York

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