Our catalogues seek to illuminate the big idea or story underlying an exhibition, responding to the specific objective and unique character of each show. They also highlight strengths in our collections and other interesting aspects of our history and mission.
These digital collection catalogues document and interpret the history of significant objects from our collections. They increase access to the collections, ensuring that our holdings are available and subject to new scholarship and fresh perspectives.
Index connects visitors—actual and virtual—with the Harvard Art Museums. It’s an A to Z showcase of what is new or noteworthy about us, from upcoming events and exhibitions to the people and collections that make up this vibrant 21st-century laboratory for the arts.