Tampa Museum of Art

Permanent Collection

Greek & Roman Antiquities

Greek & Roman AntiquitiesBlack-Figure Eye Cup Greek, Attic (Chalcidizing), ca. 530-520 B.C. Ceramic Please note that our entire Permanent Collection is not always on view. To see what is currently on display in our galleries, click here.
The Tampa Museum of Art houses an important permanent collection of classical antiquities—well over 500 ancient artworks and artifacts spanning several millennia (ca. 3000 B.C.-A.D. 500).  We have a range of cultures and media, from marble Cycladic figurines of the Early Bronze Age to terracottas of the late Roman Empire. Read more



THE CLASSICAL WORLD: SELECTIONS FROM THE PERMANENT COLLECTIONBlack-figure Eye Cup Greek, Attic (Chalcidizing), ca. 530–520 BC ceramic
For more than 30 years, the Tampa Museum of Art has collected artwork from across classical antiquity, which this exhibition explores from its prehistoric beginnings to its late Roman decline. See our exhibition on the Classical World. Read More 

Sky (Tampa)

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Leo Villareal (American, born 1967) Sky (Tampa) 2010 Light-emitting diodes, Mac Mini, circuitry, custom software, and aluminum
The exterior of the Tampa Museum of Art features programmable LED lights, 45 feet high and 300 feet long, embedded within two-layers of perforated aluminum panels. In daylight, the museum’s façade creates a moiré-like pattern, and in darkness the LED light installation glows with Villarreal’s signature light-coded and hypnotic dance. Read more.