Today at the Museum
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Drop in for a weekly pop-up drawing lounge related to Michelangelo: Mind of the Master. Whatever your skill level, we invite you to spend some time engaging your creative side.
The lounge will be closed Tuesday, December 24 and 31.
Public tours are offered daily at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Additional tours offered on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:00 a.m.
Every Sun, 1:00–4:00. All ages. Join us for drop-in art making in our Make Space. Everyone is encouraged to imagine, experiment, and create. You’ll find us on the classroom level of the museum.
This new documentary focuses on the people who have translated Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s beloved children’s book The Little Prince from French into four of the world’s most endangered languages: Tibetan, Tamazight (North Africa), Sámi (northern Finland and Scandinavia), and Nawat (El Salvador). Cleveland premiere.
Seventeen-year-old Mexican pianist Daniela Liebman has rapidly established herself as an artist of eloquence, poise, and nuance. Since her debut at age eight with the Aguascalientes Symphony, Liebman has performed with more than 25 orchestras on four continents.
Join CMA volunteer docents for tours of Michelangelo: Mind of the Master. Limit 25. Free; tour ticket required.
The first commissioned artwork for the Ames Family Atrium, Ámà: The Gathering Place by Emeka Ogboh (Nigerian, b. 1977) is an installation integrating sound, sculpture, and textiles.
Color and Comfort: Swedish Modern Design will present the modern styling of mid-twentieth-century Swedish design, featuring textiles, ceramics, and glass from the CMA’s collection.
This video features footage of the production of akwétè cloths. One of West Africa’s oldest and most celebrated textile traditions, akwétè is named for an Igbo community in southeast Nigeria and woven exclusively by women.
The Cleveland Museum of Art collaborates with the Museum of Contemporary Art (moCa) Cleveland to mount the first solo US museum exhibition by internationally renowned artist Liu Wei (Chinese, b. 1972).
Michelangelo’s sculptures, paintings, and architectural projects have been the subject of artistic admiration for more than 500 years.
The name of the Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, and architect Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564) is synonymous with creative genius and virtuosity. The exhibition Michelangelo: Mind of the Master presents an unprecedented opportunity for museum visitors to experience the brilliance of Michelangelo’s achievements on an intimate scale through more than two dozen original drawings. Michelangelo’s genius is especially evident through his breathtaking draftsmanship on sheets filled with multiple figures and close studies of human anatomy.