Art by Asian Americans

SAAM has more than 450 works by over one-hundred artists of Asian descent in its collections, including works by modern masters Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Chiua Obata, and Isamu Noguchi. Contemporary artists in the collection include Roger Shimomura, Masami Teraoka, and Jean Shin.

New Media artworks feature the works—and archives—of international video artist Nam June Paik, who was born in South Korea and had a long relationship with the American Art museum.