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Centennial Calendar

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E.g., 2016-09-29
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 to Sunday, November 6, 2016
  • Wed., April 6, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 237

White Tara is an enlightened being of Tibetan Buddhism, embodied in the form of a radiant goddess. Her silver body—a material used only rarely in Tibetan sculpture—offsets the gold and semiprecious stones that adorn her form, described as white in the visions of accomplished Buddhist patriarchs.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 to Thursday, November 17, 2016
  • Tue., June 28, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 229

Roy Lichtenstein was a key member of Pop Art, the groundbreaking 1960s movement focused on popular culture and mass media, topics previously considered unworthy of fine art.

Sunday, July 31, 2016 to Sunday, October 23, 2016
  • Sun., July 31, 2016
Centennial Exhibition
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Hall

The Mughal Empire existed for more than 300 years, from the early 1500s until the arrival of British colonial rule in 1857, encompassing territory that included vast portions of the Indian subcontinent and Afghanistan.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 to Sunday, December 18, 2016
  • Thu., August 25, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 225

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff was one of the leading artists of the northern German Expressionist group Die Brücke (The Bridge).

Thursday, August 25, 2016 to Sunday, December 4, 2016
  • Thu., August 25, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 225

One of the first artists to develop an entirely abstract style, Russian artist Vassily Kandinsky produced a series of seminal paintings that altered the course of modern art during his period of association with the Blue Rider group in Munich (1911–14). Although Improvisation No.

Saturday, September 3, 2016 to Saturday, December 31, 2016
  • Sat., September 3, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 221

The Wade Necklace by Tiffany & Co. is one of the great masterpieces of American jewelry design from the turn the last century.

Saturday, September 3, 2016 to Tuesday, November 1, 2016
  • Sat., September 3, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 208

John Singer Sargent ranks among America’s greatest artists and Portrait of Helen Sears is one of his most beloved works.

Saturday, September 3, 2016 to Sunday, January 8, 2017
  • Sat., September 3, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 231

The loan of this ancient, superbly carved Native American pipe allows the museum to celebrate the achievements of the region’s first artists during its centennial year.

Saturday, September 10, 2016 to Saturday, December 31, 2016
  • Sat., September 10, 2016
Centennial Exhibition
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Gallery

The Cleveland Museum of Art is pleased to present The Ecstasy of St. Kara: Kara Walker, New Work, debuting  her latest series of large-scale works on paper.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 to Saturday, December 31, 2016
  • Tue., September 27, 2016
Centennial Loan
Gallery 224

Francis Bacon’s portraits of screaming heads and contorted figures trapped in boxes and cages are among the most disturbing images of the human figure in the history of 20th-century art.

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