Art Bites

Get some food for thought with Art Bites! Unique explorations of the galleries in 30 minutes or less, these bite-size talks are inspired by your favorite books, television shows, current events, and more.

Join us on the third Thursday and Friday of each month at the information desk in the Ames Family Atrium.

Cleveland Voices: Inspiring Poetry

Thursday, August 20, 12:30 p.m. and Friday, August 21, 6:00 p.m.

Join Philip Metres, Professor of English at John Carroll University, as he discusses drawing inspiration from art and shares several poems inspired by works in the museum galleries.

Arrested Museum 

Thursday, September 17, 12:30, and Friday, September 18, 6:00

Now the story of a wealthy family who lost everything, the one son who had no choice but to keep them all together, and a tour inspired by their antics.  It’s Arrested Development.


Thursday, October 15, 12:00 p.m. and Friday, October 16, 6:00 p.m.

Elementary, my dear visitors.  Explore the collection through the discerning intellect of Sherlock Holmes.