BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Museum of Art has so far this year added more than 70 contemporary and historic artworks to its broad collection.

BMA director Christopher Bedford said in a Thursday statement that the new acquisitions highlight the curatorial team’s vision in forging connections “across artists and movements within the museum’s collection.”

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Additions include 19th Century prints by Italian art nouveau illustrator Manuel Orazi, a film by Cuban American artist Ana Mendieta, and a painting by contemporary American artist Mary Lovelace O’Neal.

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Various new pieces were purchased with proceeds from last year’s auction of seven works by 20th-century artists, including Andy Warhol, to help diversify and contemporize its collection. Some historic additions were acquired as gifts.

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The BMA has nearly 100,000 pieces, including the world’s largest holding of Henri Matisse’s creations.