Cleveland, OH (March 31, 2017)–African Master Carvers: Known and Famous showcases the achievements of thirteen exceptional sculptors from sub-Saharan Africa, nine of whom are known by name. Fifteen examples by artists working in West, Central and Southern Africa are accompanied by the artists’ biographies and, when available, portrait photographs. African Master Carvers: Known and Famous is on view in the Julia and Larry Pollock Focus Gallery now through July 16, 2017.
The CMA's next exhibition Cutting Edge: Modern Prints from Atelier 17 opens Sun, 4/9.
Based variously in Paris and New York, Atelier 17 operated as an experimental workshop for modernist printmakers during the mid-twentieth century. The efforts of its artists resulted in some of the most visually exciting and technically innovative prints ever made.
Explore the lives and works of a select group of master carvers who enjoyed recognition, and sometimes even fame, during their lifetime in the CMA’s next exhibition African Master Carvers: Known and Famous, opening this Sun, 3/26.
Pure Color: Pastels from the Cleveland Museum of Art closes this Sun, 3/19. Take a look at what the media and our followers are saying about this stunning exhibition in the coverage roundup below and don't miss your chance to see this gorgeous show.
Living Color, Ohio Magazine