Cleveland (May 18, 2017) – Reeds and Geese: Japanese Art from the Collection of George Gund III celebrates the 2015 bequest to the Cleveland Museum of Art of significant works of Japanese art from the collection of Cleveland native George Gund III. Gund’s bequest has significantly expanded the museum’s holdings of important 14th-to 17th-century Japanese ink paintings and calligraphies and added to the collection a group of early Japanese ceramics from the 12th to 16th centuries.
Cleveland (May 16, 2017)—As part of the Association of Art Museum Directors’ (AAMD) Art Museum Day, the Cleveland Museum of Art will offer free admission to Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s on Thursday, May 18, 2017, and half-price admission to the exhibition Saturday, May 20, and Sunday, May 21.
Mother's Day is right around the corner! What better way to celebrate mom than by spending a day at the CMA! Check out some ideas that will surely make you the family favorite on Sun, 5/14.
CMA Store: Members 25% Off Jewelry
Looking for last-minute Mother’s Day gifts? The Cleveland Museum of Art Store is offering 25% off to CMA members on all regularly priced jewelry in the store until May 14. Celebrate your mom with something almost as beautiful as she is.
Play more games–and see more art! International Tabletop Day is coming up on April 29. Tabletop Day is a day dedicated to playing board games and having fun with friends and family, with events all over the world. Since plenty of board games are set in locations and eras represented in our collections, here are a few ideas for what to play inspired by works of art in the galleries.
Cleveland, OH (April 27, 2017) – Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s is the largest museum exhibition to showcase Alex Katz’s (b. 1927) innovative portraits, landscapes and still lifes from this pioneering period. Organized by the Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville, Maine, in close collaboration with Katz, this presentation explores the first decade of the artist’s career, a period characterized by fierce experimentation from which his signature brightly colored figurative paintings emerged.