The Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art shall honor the vision, generosity of spirit and collecting tradition of Trammell and Margaret Crow.  Mr. and Mrs. Crow’s love of the applied arts of Asia shall be communicated to the general public by exhibiting, preserving, collecting, interpreting and researching original works of art.  The museum shall strive for maximum visitorship.  Through innovative programs, the museum shall work to advance an understanding of the meanings and values embodied in the Asian artistic traditions.