The Office of University Design is responsible for the following matters concerning the university's collections:

  • Maintaining, documenting and conserving the Decorative and Fine Art Collections of the university 
  • Directing placement of the collection on campus and maintaining authority regarding art in public spaces.
  • Coordinating insurance coverage for the collections with Risk Management regarding insurance policy for collection.
  • Assisting University Advancement with gifts-in-kind.
  • Serving on the Curatorial Advisory Committee in selecting exhibitions.



The Legler Benbough Collection

Exhibition Request

Display of Art in Public Spaces at USD

Visual Art Exhibition Request Form