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This Week at the CMA: Pure Color: Pastels Open Now, Centennial Chats, Films, & More

Check out these five must-attend events this week at the CMA!



OPEN NOW: Pure Color: Pastels from the Cleveland Museum of Art
Through Sun, 3/19/17
See pastels made during the late 19th through early 20th century, a period of remarkable creativity, richness, diversity, and experimentation in the use of the medium.

Wed, 11/23, Fri, 11/25
Directed by Sidney Lumet. With Al Pacino. An idealistic, maverick New York City cop blows the whistle on his corrupt brethren in blue, imperiling his own safety.

Centennial Chats: Human Effigy Pipe
Tues, 11/22, Wed, 11/23
Other museums are helping us celebrate our centennial by lending masterpieces from their collections! Check them out with our curators and educators in these short talks focused on a single object.

OPEN NOW: Opulent Fashion in the Church
Through Sun, 9/24/2017
See radiant textiles embellished the high altar. This exhibition honors Mr. and Mrs. Jeptha H. Wade II, the museum’s visionary co-founder and president, who donated most of these European vestments of the 1600s and 1700s.
Orazio Gentileschi's The Lute Player, a generous loan from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, is on view at the CMA in gallery 217!


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Christopher Moore

The Cleveland Museum of Art

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