The museum — the first art museum at PSU — is created through a $5 million contribution by businessman and philanthropist Jordan Schnitzer through the Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation. This is the third university art museum in the Pacific Northwest to be named after Schnitzer, with others at the University of Oregon and Washington State ... The Portland Art Museum in Portland, Oregon, United States, was founded in 1892, making it the oldest art museum on the West Coast and seventh oldest in the US. Upon completion of the most recent renovations, the Portland Art Museum became one of the 25 largest art museums in the US, at a total of 240,000 square feet (22,000 m²), with more than 112,000 square feet (10,400 m²) of gallery space. The Spencer Museum of Art sustains a culturally diverse collection and encourages interdisciplinary exploration at the intersection of art, ideas, and experience. Spencer Museum of Art at University of Kansas Art Alive. Coming April 23–26. Art Alive returns for its 39th year. The Museum is in full bloom for this signature fundraiser and annual exhibition with nearly 100 floral interpretations of the works of art on view.