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Today at the Museum
Saturday, April 30, 2016

There are no scheduled events today.

Mask

Kifwebe mask. Congolese, Luba. Wood, raffia, bark, pigment, and twine; 92.1 x 60.9 x 30.5 cm. Seattle Art Museum, Gift of Katherine White and the Boeing Company, 81.17.869.

Gallery 108
On view March 25–June 13, 2016
 Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt
Sunday, April 3, 2016 to Sunday, July 31, 2016
Centennial Exhibition

Converging Lines: Eva Hesse and Sol LeWitt celebrates the close friendship between two of the most significant American artists of the postwar era: Eva Hesse (1936–1970) and Sol LeWitt (1928–2007).

Ji Yun-fei: Last Days of Village Wen
Friday, February 12, 2016 to Sunday, July 31, 2016

The museum’s recent acquisition Last Days of Village Wen by the contemporary artist Ji Yun-Fei (born 1963) is the focus of this exhibition in the Chinese painting gallery.

Thursday, March 10, 2016 to Sunday, May 29, 2016

A pioneering artist practicing since the 1960s, Lynn Hershman Leeson explores the intersection of humans and technology through photography, video, and sculpture.

Nude Descending a Staircase (No. 2), 1912. Marcel Duchamp (American, born France, 1887–1968). Oil on canvas; 147 x 89.2 cm. Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Louise and Walter Arensberg Collection, 1950-134-59. © Succession Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP, Paris/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, 2015. Photograph and digital image © Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Gallery 225
On view April 5 – July 3, 2016
Sunday, July 19, 2015 to Sunday, June 26, 2016

At Islamic courts, tents were symbols of royal power and prosperity; wealthy dynasties owned thousands of tents in various shapes and sizes. Tents were often presented as luxurious gifts but also pitched for imperial ceremonies and military campaigns, and while travelling.

Sunday, March 13, 2016 to Sunday, June 12, 2016
Centennial Exhibition

Pharaoh: King of Ancient Egypt brings 3,000 years of ancient history to life through some of the finest objects from the vast Egyptian holdings of the British Museum, from monumental sculpture to exquisite jewelry, supplemented by key works from the Cleveland collection.

Saturday, February 6, 2016 to Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Imagine being a mid-19th-century visitor to Egypt and having few preconceptions of what to expect.

Saturday, March 26, 2016 to Sunday, July 3, 2016

Celebrating the centennials of the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Cleveland Botanical Garden, The Flowering of the Botanical Print traces the history of the fruit and flower print from its humble beginnings as simple black-and-white woodcuts in late 15th-century herbals (books describin

White Tara, 1600s. Tibet. Silver with gold and inlays of copper and semiprecious stones; h. 17.1 cm). Asia Society, New York, Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection 1979.52. Photography by Synthescape, courtesy of Asia Society.
 

Gallery 237
On view April 6 – November 6, 2016