The days are growing chillier, the nights longer—it’s almost time for Halloween! Give yourself a treat (or a fright!) and get in the spirit of the season with these haunting works on view in the CMA’s galleries.
Cleveland, OH (September 29, 2017)– The Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA) has announced the appointment of Emily Liebert as Associate Curator of Contemporary Art.
Cleveland, OH (September 27, 2017)—The Cleveland Museum of Art’s recent acquisitions include a portrait of Colonel Charles Heathcote by British artist Joseph Wright of Derby, a drawing by German Expressionist Oskar Kokoschka, a 14th-century Japanese hanging scroll featuring the Buddhist deity Aizen Myōō, Wisdom King of Passion, and a monumental oil painting on canvas by contemporary Chinese artist Liu Wei.
Portrait of Colonel Charles Heathcote
Experience a weekend of colorful creativity as community members join professional artists in using the walkways in and around the CMA's Fine Arts Garden as a vibrant canvas at this annual special event!
Watching the chalk artists and enjoying the entertainment is FREE. Spend the weekend chalking alongside professional artists – click here for information on how to participate. Musical groups Umojah Nation (Saturday) and One World Tribe (Sunday) add to the festivities. Rain or shine.
Cleveland (September 1, 2017)– The Cleveland Museum of Art presents two solo exhibitions featuring new works by Northeast Ohio artists Scott Olson and Jerry Birchfield, and a performance, installation and audio piece by Columbus-based artists Liz Roberts and Henry Ross. Scott Olson and Jerry Birchfield: Stagger When Seeing Visions, the artists’ first institutional solo exhibitions, will open with a free public reception at Transformer Station Friday, September 1, at 7 p.m.
CMA at Transformer Station: See two exhibitions featuring new works by emerging Ohio artists Scott Olson & Jerry Birchfield, open Fri, 9/1.
Be among the first to experience these two solo exhibitions at the opening reception on Fri, 9/1. CMA & Transformer Station Members-only: 5:00-7:00 p.m. Open to all: 7:00-9:00 p.m. Complimentary refreshments included. FREE.
On view NOW, check out a new set of textiles and two new acquisitions in gallery 232—all from the ancient Andes (today, mainly Peru).