Experience work from some of the world's most prominent artists, ancient and new.. In Short Since 1903, the DMA has been showing culturally significant artwork. The compact, modern exterior disguises spacious galleries inside. Permanent collections range from ancient Mediterranean to contemporary. TheEuropeanPainting and Sculpture collection draws a crowd, offering notable works from Monet, Gauguin, Mondrian and Rodin. Prolific in the gathering of West African art, a sizeable display from the sub-Saharan region is impressive. Stop by the Visitor Services desk or call to ask about family-friendly workshops and camps.