The Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art is responsible for over 60,000 works spanning more than 7,000 years, from Neolithic times to the present. Included are objects from China, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, Tibet, India, Turkey, and Iran as well as ancient Greece, Rome, Egypt, and the Near East. Many of the objects derive from Islamic, Buddhist, and Hindu traditions. All are held by the Arthur M. Sackler Museum.
The Division of Modern and Contemporary Art oversees global art dating from 1901 to the present day. The collection includes over 110,000 drawings, paintings, photographs, prints, sculptures, installations, objects of decorative art and of time-based media held by the Fogg, the Busch-Reisinger, and the Sackler museums.