For more than fifty years, Public Art UHS has offered its diverse communities opportunities for unmediated experiences with art through its publicly accessible permanent collection, temporary public art programs, and outdoor and gallery exhibitions. Access to our artworks, projects and programs is always free. Exclusively for Everyone. 

Permanent Collection

On view across five university campuses within the UH System, Public Art UHS’s permanent collection represents more than half a century of creative expression in a variety of different media.


Public Art UHS organizes temporary and long-term exhibitions across the UH System and partner venues, helping to make art accessible to the widest possible publics in and around Houston.

Temporary Public Art

Public Art UHS is among the first universities in Texas to have launched a temporary public art program.

UHS Galleries

There is always interesting art on view throughout the UH System.

Stories + Spotlights

Access an expanding collection of stories and spotlights on the artists and artworks in Public Art UHS’s permanent collection, temporary exhibitions, and special projects.


Learn more about of Public Art UHS’s conservation and art restoration activities.