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Mission & Vision

The museum's grounds with Nancy Rubins's Stainless Steel, Aluminum, Monochrome I, Built to Live Anywhere, at Home Here, 2010–11. © 2010 Nancy Rubins.


The mission of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of contemporary and modern art, principally by developing, exhibiting, and preserving its world-renowned Collection.


The Albright-Knox Art Gallery aspires to play a leading role on regional, national, and international stages through exceptional exhibitions, publications, programs, and collaborations. As a hub of artistic and cultural energies, it strives to be an inspiring educational resource for all audiences.