DIY Bubble Painting

Posted on May 31, 2014 by srao

In celebration of the Cleveland Foundation’s Centennial, the museum invited young visitors to become innovative painters. Instead of brushes, kids blew bubbles to make colorful paintings. The lively activity is easy to recreate at home. All you need is food coloring, dish soap, and a jar of bubbles.

Magical and Monumental: Jim Hodges' Sculpture Untitled (bridge of harmony) Now On View

Posted on May 21, 2014 by rthuring

The Cleveland Museum of Art is pleased to present the acquisition of a monumental sculpture by American artist Jim Hodges (born 1957) commissioned for the museum’s Donna and Stewart Kohl Sculpture Garden. The garden is located on the museum’s east lawn, near East Boulevard, and was created as part of the renovation and new construction of the CMA. The museum's Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Reto Thüring, discusses the work in this blog post.

Introducing William M. Griswold, Incoming Director of the Cleveland Museum of Art

Posted on May 20, 2014 by fbidwell

The Board of Trustees have voted unanimously to name Dr. William M. Griswold, a distinguished scholar, renowned curator and experienced museum leader, its next director. Griswold’s confirmation comes at a unique time in the life of this institution, which recently completed a historic and comprehensive $350 million expansion project on time and under budget. As it approaches its 2016 centennial anniversary, the Cleveland Museum of Art is increasingly known for the quality and breadth of its collection and its historic role as a leading American museum.

Interview with the Interns: Focus on Art Deco

Posted on May 18, 2014 by MPsenicka

This season, three students from Trinity High School are interning in the curatorial department at the Cleveland Museum of Art, each focusing on a different project in which they design their own "exhibitions." We sat down to talk to them on their individual interests and experiences related to their internships and exhibition projects. Here, Morgan Psenicka tells us about her project progress related to Art Deco.

Now Extended: Van Gogh Repetitions Repeats Its Run for an Additional Week

Posted on May 15, 2014 by RGoodwin

If you have not experienced Van Gogh Repetitions yet, you now have an additional week to do so. Due to popular demand, the Cleveland Museum of Art is pleased to offer art goers the opportunity to see Van Gogh Repetitions through Sunday, June 1, 2014. The CMA is the final venue of the exhibition currently on view in the museum’s Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Gallery.

Listen & Learn: Introducing the Solstice 2014 Artist Line-Up

Posted on May 11, 2014 by TWelsh

The Cleveland Museum of Art presents Solstice, Cleveland’s hottest summer music festival, on Saturday, June 21 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Cleveland Museum of Art. In its sixth year, Solstice guests will have an opportunity to enjoy dynamic and cutting-edge music from around the world. We sat down with Tom Welsh, Director of City Stages at the Cleveland Museum of Art, to talk more about the artists performing at this year's Solstice in our first series podcast on our blog.

Gifts and Galleries: Celebrate Mother's Day at the CMA

Posted on May 9, 2014 by CSurratt

This Mother's Day, give mom a gift to hold onto! The Cleveland Museum of Art boasts a variety of one of a kind gifts for mom, included home goods, jewelry, apparel, and more! If the gift of an experience is more what you're after, the Cleveland Museum of Art is open from 10 to 5 p.m. on Mother's Day, where you can catch the final day of Remaking Tradition: Modern Art of Japan from the Tokyo National Museum exhibition, and brunch at Provenance!

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