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Adult Lectures

E.g., 2017-01-23
E.g., 2017-01-23
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
1924-859
  • Wed., November 16, 2016, 6:00 pm
  • Wed., January 25, 2017, 6:00 pm

One of the museum’s most unique objects is explored in depth in Myth and Mystique: Cleveland’s Gothic Table Fountain, now on view through February 26. Join Stephen N. Fliegel, curator of medieval art, for a discussion of the table fountain’s history and context in the exhibition.

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
John Corbett
  • Thu., January 26, 2017, 7:00 pm
Happy Dog west side, main room; 5801 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102

Happy Dog west side, main room
Join us for a reading and discussion with noted music writer John Corbett, one of the most prominent critics of our time. Corbett reads selections from his new book Microgroove: Forays into Other Music (Duke University Press) and answers audience questions.

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sat., January 28, 2017, 2:00 pm

Explore Albert Oehlen’s work and lasting impact on contemporary art with an exploration of the exhibition led by John Corbett, professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and co-owner of Corbett vs. Dempsey gallery in Chicago.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • Tue., January 17, 2017, 12:00 pm
  • Wed., February 8, 2017, 6:00 pm

Pastels enjoyed a remarkably creative period of richness, diversity, and experimentation from the late 19th to the early 20th century. See pastels made by Cassatt, Degas, Redon, and more with Heather Lemonedes, chief curator.

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sat., February 11, 2017, 2:00 pm
Recital Hall

One painting per year, in chronological order, representing the span of a hundred years. From Malevich’s Red Square to furniture sculpture by John Armleder with stops along the way for Vija Celmins, Stanley Whitney, Sadie Benning, and Albert Oehlen, writer and curator Bob Nickas traces a century of painting as a matter of free association.

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
  • Sat., February 11, 2017, 3:00 pm

Explore Albert Oehlen’s work and lasting impact on contemporary art with an explorations of the exhibition led by Reto Thüring, curator of contemporary art at the Cleveland Museum of Art. This tour will begin following the conclusion of “100 Paintings / 100 Years: 1915-2015,” a lecture by writer and curator Bob Nickas.

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sat., February 18, 2017, 2:00 pm

Speaker: Elina Gertsman
Simultaneously perilous and tantalizing, medieval fountains were paradoxical, hybrid things: they indexed love and loss, joy and suffering, passion and danger, life and death. Elina Gertsman, professor of art history at Case Western Reserve University, addresses representations of fountains in late medieval art and literature.

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • Sat., March 25, 2017, 2:00 pm

Saturday, March 25, 2017
2:00 PM
Recital Hall