Works by artists from Cleveland are nothing to overlook, and the museum owns many fine examples. Let’s take a look at some of the cultural production from our region and take in the creativity of Northeast Ohio!
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.
This past Thursday, 3/30 was Vincent van Gogh's birthday. To celebrate the life and work of this iconic artist, see some pieces from the CMA's collecion below!
This statement is the bedrock on which the CMA was built. The idea continues to resonate, but it has new and poignant significance more than one hundred years later. For this reason, the Cleveland Museum of Art reaffirms its commitment to all visitors: you are welcome here.
Can you name five artists off the top of your head?
If you can, how many of those are women?
To highlight women in the arts—in particular, the inequity faced by women artists—we’re participating in the National Museum of Women in the Arts’ campaign #5WomenArtists by sharing works by women in our collection. If you’d like to participate yourself, head over to NMWA’s blog to find out more and keep reading to discover some of the women represented at CMA.
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.