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