High Museum of Art

High Museum of Art
Photo by: David Robertson

The leading art museum in the Southeastern United States. has two locations: Meier-designed main facility is Atlanta's Midtown arts business district, High Museum of Folk Art Photography Galleries are downtown in the Georgia-Pacific Center. The High's collections include African American decorative arts, European folk modern contemporary art, and photography.

In November of 2005, the new  177,000-square-foot expansion of the High Museum, fashioned by Italian architect Renzo Piano,  added three new buildings surrounding a public piazza which more than doubles the Museum's size to 312,000 square feet—allowing the High to display more of its growing collection.

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  • High Museum of Art
  • 1280 Peachtree Street, NE
  • Atlanta, GA 30309
  • 404-733-4400
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