Media Advisory

The Cleveland Museum of Art extends Van Gogh Repetitions through June 1

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Saeko Yamamoto

The Cleveland Museum of Art
syamamoto [at] clevelandart.org

CLEVELAND (May 15, 2014) – The Cleveland Museum of Art is extending Van Gogh Repetitions through June 1, 2014, due to popular demand. This is the final venue of the exhibition currently on view in the museum’s Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Gallery.

WHAT: Extension of the Van Gogh Repetitions exhibition

WHEN: On view through Sunday, June 1, 2014

WHERE: The Cleveland Museum of Art (11150 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106)

TICKETS: Advance reservations strongly recommended. Adult tickets for Van Gogh Repetitions are $15. Free for museum members. Tickets are available online at www.clevelandart.org or by phone at 216-421-7350.

About Van Gogh Repetitions
Van Gogh Repetitions is the first exhibition to explore Van Gogh’s creative practice of creating additional versions or variations of his own compositions. The exhibition brings together more than 30 paintings and works on paper from some of the world’s most renowned collections.

Van Gogh Repetitions is organized by the Cleveland Museum of Art and The Phillips Collection in Washington, DC. The presentation at the Cleveland Museum of Art is sponsored by BakerHostetler. The exhibition is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts and an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities, and it features exceptional loans from the Musée d’Orsay.

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About the Cleveland Museum of Art

The Cleveland Museum of Art is renowned for the quality and breadth of its collection, which includes almost 45,000 objects and spans 6,000 years of achievement in the arts. The museum is a significant international forum for exhibitions, scholarship, performing arts. One of the top comprehensive art museums in the nation and free of charge to all, the Cleveland Museum of Art is located in the dynamic University Circle neighborhood.

The Cleveland Museum of Art is supported by a broad range of individuals, foundations and businesses in Cleveland and Northeast Ohio. The museum is generously funded by Cuyahoga County residents through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. Additional support comes from the Ohio Arts Council, which helps fund the museum with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, educational excellence and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans. For three consecutive years, the museum has been awarded a top four-star rating by Charity Navigator, the nation’s most-utilized independent evaluator of charities and nonprofits. For more information about the museum, its holdings, programs and events, call 888-CMA-0033 or visit www.ClevelandArt.org.