Highlights from the Collections
Contemporary Native American Art Collection
These artworks represent recent acquisitions to the NYSM Collection of Contemporary Native American Art. The collection includes over 150 artworks by established and emerging Indigenous artists.
Native American Archaeology
These images show examples of indigenous archaeological objects curated at the New York State Museum. Numbering over 2 million specimens, these collections document this long indigenous presence in the New York region beginning nearly 13,000 years ago in the Ice Age.