Calendar

Fri
October 31, 2014
Fri., October 31, 2014
St. John's Episcopal Church, Ohio City

The music and life of Alaska composer John Luther Adams have always been deeply rooted in the natural world. For several weeks, Adams’ installation will be a sounding environment and oasis in the middle of the city, or what Kyle Gann in PostClassic called “Calming, beautiful, ... an invitation to a crepuscular frame of mind.”

Fri., October 31, 2014, 10:00 am

Charcoal drawing on the first day leads to underpainting, wet-into-wet blending, and glazing. Geared to all levels.

Fri., October 31, 2014, 10:00 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., October 31, 2014, 11:15 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., October 31, 2014, 1:30 pm
Atrium

There’s nothing better than tagging along on a public tour to learn new perspectives and hear great storytelling about the works in our collections. Public tours are offered daily at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Tours depart from the Information Desk in the Atrium, where docent guide and topic will be listed.

Fri., October 31, 2014, 5:00 pm

Each Friday evening, from 5 to 8 p.m., Provenance will feature a select beverage “tasting” menu and pair it with complimentary small bites from the chef served outside on the open-air rooftop terrace located above the restaurant.

Fri., October 31, 2014, 6:00 pm

Charcoal drawing on the first day leads to underpainting, wet-into-wet blending, and glazing. Geared to all levels.

Fri., October 31, 2014, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A wealthy Southern family is riven by greed and corruption in this sinister, corrosive film version of Lillian Hellman’s famous play. Bette Davis is regal. Cinematographer Gregg Toland shot this movie right after he did Citizen Kane.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sat
November 1, 2014
Sat., November 1, 2014
St. John's Episcopal Church, Ohio City

The music and life of Alaska composer John Luther Adams have always been deeply rooted in the natural world. For several weeks, Adams’ installation will be a sounding environment and oasis in the middle of the city, or what Kyle Gann in PostClassic called “Calming, beautiful, ... an invitation to a crepuscular frame of mind.”

Sat., November 1, 2014, 10:00 am

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 1, 2014, 1:00 pm

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 1, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Expanding a collaborative partnership with our neighbors down the road, CMA welcomes the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble for a series of compelling programs under the baton of Tim Weiss. Program includes works by Luke Bedford, Phil Cashian, Morton Feldman, and Sean Shepherd.

Sat., November 1, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., November 1, 2014, 3:30 pm
Cleveland Public Theatre Church and Parish Hall, 6205 Detroit Ave., Cleveland

Community Arts puppets highlight the Parade of Skeletons and Skulls at 3:30 p.m. on the Saturday, November 1 Dia de Muertos/Day of the Dead celebration. Outdoor cemetery installations on view from 11:00 a.m to 10:00 p.m.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sun
November 2, 2014
Sun., November 2, 2014, 1:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sun., November 2, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

When a trendy new restaurant owner intends to downgrade his establishment’s “3 star” rating and then fire the longtime chef, the veteran cook rallies to preserve his job and his classic cuisine. This delightful French comic concoction should not be confused with the recent American film Chef. “Very funny.” –San Francisco Chronicle.

Sun., November 2, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Explore relationships between art and literature with author Francine Prose, who will discuss the photographer Brassaï’s influence on her latest novel, Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932.

Sun., November 2, 2014, 3:15 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

When a trendy new restaurant owner intends to downgrade his establishment’s “3 star” rating and then fire the longtime chef, the veteran cook rallies to preserve his job and his classic cuisine. This delightful French comic concoction should not be confused with the recent American film Chef. “Very funny.” –San Francisco Chronicle.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Mon
November 3, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., November 3, 2014

The museum is closed today, but you can check out our great collection online.

Tue
November 4, 2014
Tue., November 4, 2014, 11:00 am
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Tue., November 4, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Wed
November 5, 2014
Wed., November 5, 2014, 1:30 pm
Recital Hall

Sue Cavanaugh talks about her art.

Wed., November 5, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Wed., November 5, 2014, 6:00 pm
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

The popular series of monthly concerts in the galleries featuring young artists from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the joint program with Case Western Reserve University’s early & baroque music programs enters its fourth season.These concerts are free to all, and programs are announced week of the concert in the museum’s website.

Wed., November 5, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this vivid portrait of New York’s pan-African community, a Senegalese immigrant living on the fringes of NYC looks for work but dreams of making music. David Raymond will answer audience questions after the screening.

Wed., November 5, 2014, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Renowned for its graceful hand gestures and stunning costumes, the Royal Ballet of Cambodia, foremost exponent of the style also known as Khmer Classical Dance, has been closely associated with the Khmer court for over one thousand years. Infused with a sacred and symbolic role, the dance embodies the traditional values of refinement, respect and spirituality.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Thu
November 6, 2014
Thu., November 6, 2014, 10:00 am
Bratenahl Community Center, 10300 Brighton Road, Bratenahl, OH 44108

Sue Cavanaugh demonstrates basic stitches such as mokume, ori-nui, and maki-nui as well as a variation on immersion dye baths that will allow for individuality.

Thu., November 6, 2014, 10:30 am
Studio Play

Every Thursday from 10:30–11:00 a.m. Join us in Studio Play for Art Stories, a weekly storytime program that combines children's books, artworks from the CMA collection, and hands-on activities. Designed for children ages 2 to 5 and their favorite grown-up to participate in together, Art Stories is led by museum educators.

Thu., November 6, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Fri
November 7, 2014
Fri., November 7, 2014
St. John's Episcopal Church, Ohio City

The music and life of Alaska composer John Luther Adams have always been deeply rooted in the natural world. For several weeks, Adams’ installation will be a sounding environment and oasis in the middle of the city, or what Kyle Gann in PostClassic called “Calming, beautiful, ... an invitation to a crepuscular frame of mind.”

Fri., November 7, 2014, 10:00 am

Charcoal drawing on the first day leads to underpainting, wet-into-wet blending, and glazing. Geared to all levels.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 10:00 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 10:00 am
Bratenahl Community Center, 10300 Brighton Road, Bratenahl, OH 44108

Sue Cavanaugh demonstrates basic stitches such as mokume, ori-nui, and maki-nui as well as a variation on immersion dye baths that will allow for individuality.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 11:15 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 5:00 pm

Join us on the first Friday evening of each month for an ever-changing mix of art, music, and mingling.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 5:30 pm
Recital Hall

Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann, Frederick Marquand Professor of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University, will present "Representation, Replication, Reproduction: Rulers' Portraits of the Renaissance"

Fri., November 7, 2014, 6:00 pm

Make a lantern from paper and split reed or red twig dogwood inspired by Asian lantern traditions and contemporary innovations.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 6:00 pm

Charcoal drawing on the first day leads to underpainting, wet-into-wet blending, and glazing. Geared to all levels.

Fri., November 7, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary profiles seven unique New Yorkers, aged 62 to 95, whose eclectic, unique sense of style and joie de vivre are challenging conventional ideas about beauty, aging, and youth.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sat
November 8, 2014
Sat., November 8, 2014
St. John's Episcopal Church, Ohio City

The music and life of Alaska composer John Luther Adams have always been deeply rooted in the natural world. For several weeks, Adams’ installation will be a sounding environment and oasis in the middle of the city, or what Kyle Gann in PostClassic called “Calming, beautiful, ... an invitation to a crepuscular frame of mind.”

Sat., November 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 8, 2014, 11:00 am
Recital Hall

British photohistorian Ian Walker, a contributor to the Forbidden Games exhibition catalogue, addresses the complex, sometimes contradictory views of Surrealist photography that have arisen in the 35 years since the first exhibition devoted to Surrealist photography was staged in Cleveland.

Sat., November 8, 2014, 1:00 pm

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 8, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sun
November 9, 2014
Sun., November 9, 2014, 11:00 am

Make memories at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Every second Sunday, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Sun., November 9, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This new documentary profiles seven unique New Yorkers, aged 62 to 95, whose eclectic, unique sense of style and joie de vivre are challenging conventional ideas about beauty, aging, and youth.

Sun., November 9, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Ten-year-old prodigy Gavin George of Granville, Ohio, has been playing piano since age 2.

Sun., November 9, 2014, 2:00 pm

Make a lantern from paper and split reed or red twig dogwood inspired by Asian lantern traditions and contemporary innovations.

Sun., November 9, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Mon
November 10, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., November 10, 2014

The museum is closed today, but you can check out our great collection online.

Tue
November 11, 2014
Tue., November 11, 2014, 11:00 am
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Tue., November 11, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Wed
November 12, 2014
Wed., November 12, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Wed., November 12, 2014, 5:30 pm

Join others in the atrium to participate in simple craft projects! Learn new techniques. Grab a drink at the bar and meet other folks while you craft away!

Wed., November 12, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The driver for a corrupt Filipino congressman must rescue his daughter from kidnappers in this taut, twisty thriller that exposes Manila’s child-trafficking underworld. Adults only!

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Thu
November 13, 2014
Thu., November 13, 2014, 10:30 am
Studio Play

Every Thursday from 10:30–11:00 a.m. Join us in Studio Play for Art Stories, a weekly storytime program that combines children's books, artworks from the CMA collection, and hands-on activities. Designed for children ages 2 to 5 and their favorite grown-up to participate in together, Art Stories is led by museum educators.

Thu., November 13, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Fri
November 14, 2014
Fri., November 14, 2014, 10:00 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., November 14, 2014, 11:15 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., November 14, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Fri., November 14, 2014, 6:00 pm

Make a lantern from paper and split reed or red twig dogwood inspired by Asian lantern traditions and contemporary innovations.

Fri., November 14, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this new documentary that doubles as a 21st-century adventure film, a three-mast schooner filled with Danish artists and scientists sets sail for remote Northeast Greenland on a quest to answer some existential questions.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sat
November 15, 2014
Sat., November 15, 2014, 10:00 am

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 15, 2014, 1:00 pm

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 15, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sun
November 16, 2014
Sun., November 16, 2014, 1:00 pm

In this workshop your family will collaborate on its own “logo” that can be printed on t-shirts and poster cards.

Sun., November 16, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this new documentary that doubles as a 21st-century adventure film, a three-mast schooner filled with Danish artists and scientists sets sail for remote Northeast Greenland on a quest to answer some existential questions.

Sun., November 16, 2014, 2:00 pm

Make a lantern from paper and split reed or red twig dogwood inspired by Asian lantern traditions and contemporary innovations.

Sun., November 16, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Mon
November 17, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., November 17, 2014

The museum is closed today, but you can check out our great collection online.

Tue
November 18, 2014
Tue., November 18, 2014, 11:00 am
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Tue., November 18, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Wed
November 19, 2014
Wed., November 19, 2014, 10:30 am

Join us the third Wednesday of each month for a casual and lively discussion led by a museum educator in the galleries—just for parents and caregivers and their pre-toddler age (18 months and younger) children.

Wed., November 19, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Wed., November 19, 2014, 6:00 pm
Photography Gallery

Join guest curator Lisa Kurzner in an in-depth look at the exhibition Believable Lie: Heinecken, Polke, and Feldmann.

Wed., November 19, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This overview of African American photography (and of how blacks were previously stereotyped and demonized in pictures) was inspired by Deborah Willis’ 2002 book Reflections in Black. “Fascinating.” –N.Y. Times.

Wed., November 19, 2014, 7:30 pm
Transformer Station

One of the most exciting young ensembles in chamber music today, the Calder Quartet return to Cleveland for the first in an ongoing series of performances in the Transformer Station.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Thu
November 20, 2014
Thu., November 20, 2014, 10:30 am
Studio Play

Every Thursday from 10:30–11:00 a.m. Join us in Studio Play for Art Stories, a weekly storytime program that combines children's books, artworks from the CMA collection, and hands-on activities. Designed for children ages 2 to 5 and their favorite grown-up to participate in together, Art Stories is led by museum educators.

Thu., November 20, 2014, 12:30 pm

Get some food for thought with Art Bites! These lunchtime talks are unique explorations of the galleries inspired by your favorite books, television shows, and more, all in thirty minutes or less.

Thu., November 20, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Fri
November 21, 2014
Fri., November 21, 2014, 10:00 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., November 21, 2014, 11:15 am

Young children and their favorite grown-up are introduced to the museum, art, and verbal and visual literacy. This creative program combines art making, storytelling, movement, and play.

Fri., November 21, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Fri., November 21, 2014, 6:00 pm

Make a lantern from paper and split reed or red twig dogwood inspired by Asian lantern traditions and contemporary innovations.

Fri., November 21, 2014, 6:00 pm

Get some food for thought with Art Bites! These lunchtime talks are unique explorations of the galleries inspired by your favorite books, television shows, and more, all in thirty minutes or less.

Fri., November 21, 2014, 6:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this film version of a Wallace Shawn adaptation of a Henrik Ibsen play (created for the stage by Andre Gregory), a dying, egotistical architect tries to make amends for a lifetime spent bullying, manipulating, and misleading those closest to him.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sat
November 22, 2014
Sat., November 22, 2014, 10:00 am

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 22, 2014, 1:00 pm

Your child can discover the wonders of the CMA collection and unearth his or her creativity in the process. Students learn by looking, discussing and creating.

Sat., November 22, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

American art expert John Wilmerding will look at the large body of work Frederic Edwin Church produced over several decades and multiple visits to Maine between 1850 and 1880.

Sat., November 22, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sun
November 23, 2014
Sun., November 23, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this film version of a Wallace Shawn adaptation of a Henrik Ibsen play (created for the stage by Andre Gregory), a dying, egotistical architect tries to make amends for a lifetime spent bullying, manipulating, and misleading those closest to him.

Sun., November 23, 2014, 2:00 pm

Make a lantern from paper and split reed or red twig dogwood inspired by Asian lantern traditions and contemporary innovations.

Sun., November 23, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Mon
November 24, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., November 24, 2014

The museum is closed today, but you can check out our great collection online.

Tue
November 25, 2014
Tue., November 25, 2014, 11:00 am
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Tue., November 25, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Wed
November 26, 2014
Wed., November 26, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Thu
November 27, 2014 (museum closed)
Thu., November 27, 2014

The museum is closed today, but you can check out our great collection online.

Fri
November 28, 2014
Fri., November 28, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Fri., November 28, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

“Persian Picasso” Bahman Mohassess was an openly gay sculptor and painter who fled Iran after the Islamic Revolution. This fascinating new portrait film captures the cranky, combative artist in his Rome apartment sometime before his 2010 death.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sat
November 29, 2014
Sat., November 29, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sun
November 30, 2014
Sun., November 30, 2014

This December, trade in those winter blues for a week of play as we explore Gallery One!

Sun., November 30, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

“Persian Picasso” Bahman Mohassess was an openly gay sculptor and painter who fled Iran after the Islamic Revolution. This fascinating new portrait film captures the cranky, combative artist in his Rome apartment sometime before his 2010 death.

Sun., November 30, 2014, 2:00 pm
Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.

Sat., December 21, 2013
Gallery 115

Showcases the development and primacy of Netherlandish manuscript painting during the later Middle Ages with works from the permanent collection

Sun., July 13, 2014
Arlene M. and Arthur S. Holden Gallery

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sun., July 20, 2014
Photography Gallery

This exhibition focuses on relationships among the photographic work of three artists active during the 1970s that drew on ideas of surrealist/Dada culture of the 1920s and 1930s and influenced succeeding generations of photographers and media artists. Each embraced photography as one element of an artistic practice guided as much by literature, philosophy, and an attention to popular culture as by classical formal concerns of the medium. Yet, photographic process and context remained important to them.

Sun., September 7, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Gallery

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Sat., October 4, 2014

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Tue., October 7, 2014
Video Project Room/Gallery 224

Aleksandra Domanović works across a range of media to investigate how existing images and information circulate, and rearranges them in various ways to produce new meaning and content.

Sat., October 11, 2014

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1912–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sat., October 11, 2014
CMA at Transformer Station

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Sun., October 19, 2014
The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Hall

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.