The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is located on museum mile in Hancock Park in the heart of Los Angeles. LACMA is the largest art museum in the western United States, with a collection that includes nearly 130,000 objects dating from antiquity to the present, encompassing the geographic world and nearly the entire history of art. Some of the museum’s strengths are its holdings of Asian art, Latin American art, ranging from pre-Columbian masterpieces to works by leading modern and contemporary artists. The museum hosts one of the most significant collections of Islamic Art in the world.
Since 1965 LACMA has collected works of art that span both history and geography, additionally representing Los Angele’s uniquely diverse population. A museum of international stature as well as a vital part of Southern California, LACMA shares its vast collections through exhibitions, public programs, and research facilities. LACMA attracts over a million visitors annually, in addition to serving millions through digital initiatives, such as online collections, scholarly catalogues, and interactive engagement at lacma.org.