Today at the Museum
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Public tours are offered daily at 1:00 p.m Tuesday through Sunday. Tours depart from the Information Desk in the Atrium.
The prototype for the Frankenstein monster is found in this film version of an ancient Jewish legend. Set in 16th-century Prague, the film tells of a rabbi and Kabbalist who creates a giant, animated warrior out of clay to protect his congregation from the emperor’s cruel dictates.
In just a few years, through her international concert appearances and her award-winning Naïve recordings, 26-year-old Lise de la Salle has established a reputation as one of today's most exciting young artists and as a musician of uncommon sensibility and maturity.
At the turn of the 1200s, the Khmer Empire of Cambodia was one of the most powerful in the world. From 1181 to 1218, King Jayavarman VII ruled under the banner of Buddhism and expanded his dominions to include most of peninsular Southeast Asia.
“Nature is a great artist. The greatest,” said photographer Brett Weston, who made it his primary subject matter.
The beginning of the 20th century brought a surge of challenges to the prevailing styles and procedures for art making in Europe.
With its renowned encyclopedic collection, why does the Cleveland Museum of Art continue to acquire works of art?
In 2017 major museums in Europe and America are celebrating the centennial of Auguste Rodin’s (1840–1917) death with traveling exhibitions, permanent collection installations, and educational activities.
During her brief career, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha (1951–1982) worked across media exploring how a sense of self is shaped by experiences of exile and displacement. Cha’s interests are distilled in Mouth to Mouth (1975) and Permutations (1976), on view in the Video Project Room.
Vibrantly patterned woven, printed, and embroidered textiles join the museum’s collection of rare Kelmscott Press books in this exhibition exploring William Morris, the Victorian designer and poet who was a pioneer of the Arts and Crafts movement.