MFA Collection

Explore our collection which spans art history from antiquity to the present day.

The Photographic Collection

The MFA photographic collection now boasts more than 16,000 photographic items that span the history of the medium.


This Is Not a SelfiePhotographic Self-Portraits from the Audrey and Sydney Irmas Collection

August 25 – November 25, 2018

Through the highly personal vantage point of the self- portrait, this collection traverses the visually compelling and psychologically charged terrain of the genre. This exhibition provides an opportunity to view the remarkably innovative and diverse methods photographers use, offering new meanings into our own understanding of the self.


Recent AcquisitionsPaintings, Ceramics, and Works on Paper

September 8 – December 30, 2018

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg continues to grow, enriched by additions of prints, paintings, photographs, drawings, new media, decorative arts, and sculpture.