We collect iconic examples of modern and contemporary art that represent pivotal shifts in the perception and understanding of the art of our time.

The collection is on view at Glenstone and internationally through our active loan program. All Glenstone exhibitions are drawn exclusively from the collection.

    • A W-Hole House (Rooftop)
      Gordon Matta-Clark
      A W-Hole House (Rooftop), 1973
      On View Matta-Clark 1973
    • Black Monolith XI, Six Kinky Strings: For Chuck Berry
      Jack Whitten
      Black Monolith XI, Six Kinky Strings: For Chuck Berry, 2017
      Whitten 2017
    • Defend Your Walk
      David Hammons
      Defend Your Walk, 1974
      On Loan
      Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1968
      De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
      Hammons 1974
    • Untitled
      Martin Kippenberger
      Untitled, 1988
      On Loan
      Martin Kippenberger Bitteschön Dankeschön: a Retrospective
      Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Germany
      Kippenberger 1988
    • Missing Time Color Exercise #3
      Mike Kelley
      Missing Time Color Exercise #3, 1998
      On Loan
      Mike Kelley: Timeless Painting
      Hauser & Wirth, NY
      Kelley 1998
    • Bloom
      Thomas Demand
      Bloom, 2014
      On Loan
      REACH
      The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.
      Demand 2014
    • A W-Hole House (Datum Cut)
      Gordon Matta-Clark
      A W-Hole House (Datum Cut), 1973
      On View Matta-Clark 1973
    • The Eye is the First Circle
      Lee Krasner
      The Eye is the First Circle, 1960
      Krasner 1960
    • Untitled (America)
      Glenn Ligon
      Untitled (America), 2018
      On Loan
      REACH
      The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.
      Ligon 2018
    • American People Series #4: The Civil Rights Triangle
      Faith Ringgold
      American People Series #4: The Civil Rights Triangle, 1963
      On Loan
      REACH
      The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.
      Ringgold 1963
    • Infraform (Cut Drawing)
      Gordon Matta-Clark
      Infraform (Cut Drawing), 1973
      On View Matta-Clark 1973
    • Memory Ware Flat #25
      Mike Kelley
      Memory Ware Flat #25, 2001
      On Loan
      REACH
      The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.
      Kelley 2001