Welcome to the homepage for Spencer Art Apps. This suite of digital platforms provides opportunities for learning and engagement with the collections, resources, and educational programs of the Spencer Museum of Art.

Works of art representing the collection search

Collection Search

Explore the more than 45,000 works of art in the Spencer Museum of Art’s collection, along with related exhibitions, events, and more.

Curricular Resource Database app coming soon

Curricular Resources Database

Developed by and for university educators, the Curricular Resources Database comprises a variety of assignments and activities that incorporate the Spencer Museum’s collections.

K-12 app coming soon

K-12 Lesson Plans

Access interdisciplinary, art-based lesson plans that support Kansas K–12 education standards. Each lesson plan is supplemented with images, videos, and other digital resources designed to engage students of all ages.

Click to explore the Spencer's Collection Cards page

Collection Cards

Collection Cards are a series of art trading cards designed for elementary-aged kids but fun for everyone. You can pick up Collection Cards at the Spencer Museum or select community programs. Then visit the Collection Cards webpage to enter the eight-digit number found on the lower right corner of each card to access special prompts and activities.

Click to explore the Spencer's collection tours

Collection Tours

Take a virtual tour of works in our collection grouped by theme. Each tour features prompts to further contemplate works of art and learn more about the featured artists, mediums, and subjects.

Click to explore the Spencer's Spencer Projects initiative

Spencer Projects

Spencer Projects is a series of popup displays of art from our collection to create community while our galleries remain closed. Each link provides a display’s checklist so audiences can further contemplate the featured art and artists.

Data Visualization app coming soon

Collection Mapping

Journey through time and space to discover visual stories about our collections and the artists/makers who created them using data.

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Spencer Museum App

The Spencer Museum app provides expanded access to the Museum’s collection, including self-guided tours and multimedia content including videos and audio descriptions. The app is free to download and available for both iOS and Android.