Calendar

Tue
September 23, 2014
Tue., September 23, 2014, 10:00 am

Build your skills and advance to the next level with your compositions and color mixing.

Tue., September 23, 2014, 11:00 am
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.

Tue., September 23, 2014, 1:00 pm

Beginners learn simple yet effective drawing techniques using basic graphite and conté crayon on paper.

Tue., September 23, 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.

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., June 22, 2014
Prints and Drawings Gallery

Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career.

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.

Wed
September 24, 2014
Wed., September 24, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Learn advanced color mixing and composition in a relaxed atmosphere.

Wed., September 24, 2014, 10:00 am

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., September 24, 2014, 10:30 am
Crile Mall, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Panic Steel Ensemble, the Community Arts house band, provides live music at The Cleveland Clinic Market, a vibrant community gathering place filled with local farmers and artisan food producers. Health screenings and live music make this an educational and fun destination. A weekly treat on the Cleveland Clinic Campus!

Wed., September 24, 2014, 1:00 pm
Museum Classrooms

Learn simple painting techniques with acrylic paints.

Wed., September 24, 2014, 1:00 pm

This course surveys the history of American visual art and its cultural contexts from the 1700s until the present.

Wed., September 24, 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.

Wed., September 24, 2014, 6:00 pm

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., September 24, 2014, 6:00 pm
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Relax and unwind after work. Learn about mixing colors and basic composition.

Wed., September 24, 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., September 24, 2014, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

One of history’s most revered movies, this penetrating x-ray of pre-WWII French society is set at a lavish country estate, where individuals from various walks of life come together and enact a complex (and sometimes farcical) romantic roundelay.

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., June 22, 2014
Prints and Drawings Gallery

Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career.

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.

Thu
September 25, 2014
Thu., September 25, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

All levels welcome, from beginner to advanced. Beginners will be given a comprehensive approach to watercolor.

Thu., September 25, 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., September 25, 2014, 10:30 am
University Hospitals Case Medical Center at Lakeside, 2074 Adelbert Road

Panic Steel Ensemble, the Community Arts house band, provides live music at the North Union Farmers Market at University Hospitals Case Medical Center at Lakeside. Experience a vibrant community gathering place filled with local farmers and artisan food producers.

Thu., September 25, 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.

Thu., September 25, 2014, 6:00 pm
Ames Family Atrium

Come celebrate the 30th Fine Print Fair, a benefit for the Cleveland Museum of Art Print Department with support from Key Private Bank and Britton Gallagher.

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., June 22, 2014
Prints and Drawings Gallery

Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career.

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.

Fri
September 26, 2014
Fri., September 26, 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., September 26, 2014, 10:00 am

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

Fri., September 26, 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., September 26, 2014, 11:00 am
Ames Family Atrium

Come celebrate the 30th Fine Print Fair, a benefit for the Cleveland Museum of Art Print Department with support from Key Private Bank and Britton Gallagher.

Fri., September 26, 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., September 26, 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., September 26, 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., September 26, 2014, 6:00 pm

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

Fri., September 26, 2014, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

One of history’s most revered movies, this penetrating x-ray of pre-WWII French society is set at a lavish country estate, where individuals from various walks of life come together and enact a complex (and sometimes farcical) romantic roundelay.

Fri., September 26, 2014, 7:00 pm
Erie Art Museum, 411 State Street, Erie, PA 16501

Works featured include tapestry, embroidery, art quilts, basketry, and sculptural works.

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., June 22, 2014
Prints and Drawings Gallery

Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career.

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
September 27, 2014
Sat., September 27, 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., September 27, 2014, 10:00 am
Ames Family Atrium

Come celebrate the 30th Fine Print Fair, a benefit for the Cleveland Museum of Art Print Department with support from Key Private Bank and Britton Gallagher.

Sat., September 27, 2014, 11:00 am
Recital Hall

Dr. Jane Glaubinger, Curator of Prints, the Cleveland Museum of Art, speaks on Prints: The Multiple as Original. Free and open to the public.

Sat., September 27, 2014, 12:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Originally shown as a five-part series on French TV, the latest video diary by New Wave veteran Agnès Varda finds the globe-trotting, camcorder-carrying auteur visiting famous artists, old friends and fellow filmmakers for an expansive overview of contemporary culture.

Sat., September 27, 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.

Sat., September 27, 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 Bernard Rands, Augusta Read Thomas, Zhou Long, and Chen Yi with special guests George Sakakeeny, bassoon and Richard Hawkins, clarinet.

Sat., September 27, 2014, 2:30 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.

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., June 22, 2014
Prints and Drawings Gallery

Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career.

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.

Sun
September 28, 2014
Sun., September 28, 2014, 10:00 am
Ames Family Atrium

Come celebrate the 30th Fine Print Fair, a benefit for the Cleveland Museum of Art Print Department with support from Key Private Bank and Britton Gallagher.

Sun., September 28, 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.

Sun., September 28, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Dr. Antonaras will give an outline of the history of the Byzantine Empire and the shapes, forms, and uses of glass objects present in Byzantine society will be illustrated.

Sun., September 28, 2014, 2:30 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.

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., June 22, 2014
Prints and Drawings Gallery

Unequaled in his artistic and technical execution of woodcuts and engravings, 16th-century German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) revolutionized the art of printmaking. The exhibition Dürer’s Women: Images of Devotion & Desire features over fifty of his impressions from the Cleveland Museum of Art’s distinguished collection of Dürer’s prints and considers the artist’s multivalent depictions of women over the course of his career.

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.

Mon
September 29, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., September 29, 2014

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

Tue
September 30, 2014
Tue., September 30, 2014, 10:00 am

Build your skills and advance to the next level with your compositions and color mixing.

Tue., September 30, 2014, 11:00 am
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.

Tue., September 30, 2014, 1:00 pm

Beginners learn simple yet effective drawing techniques using basic graphite and conté crayon on paper.

Tue., September 30, 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.

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.

Wed
October 1, 2014
Wed., October 1, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Learn advanced color mixing and composition in a relaxed atmosphere.

Wed., October 1, 2014, 10:00 am

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 1, 2014, 10:30 am
Crile Mall, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Panic Steel Ensemble, the Community Arts house band, provides live music at The Cleveland Clinic Market, a vibrant community gathering place filled with local farmers and artisan food producers. Health screenings and live music make this an educational and fun destination. A weekly treat on the Cleveland Clinic Campus!

Wed., October 1, 2014, 1:00 pm
Museum Classrooms

Learn simple painting techniques with acrylic paints.

Wed., October 1, 2014, 1:00 pm

This course surveys the history of American visual art and its cultural contexts from the 1700s until the present.

Wed., October 1, 2014, 6:00 pm

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 1, 2014, 6:00 pm
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Relax and unwind after work. Learn about mixing colors and basic composition.

Wed., October 1, 2014, 6:00 pm
CMA Galleries

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., October 1, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This colorful film version of Gilbert & Sullivan’s famous comic operetta (about a Japanese tailor appointed Lord High Executioner) features members of the renowned D'Oyly Carte Opera Company.

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.

Thu
October 2, 2014
Thu., October 2, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

All levels welcome, from beginner to advanced. Beginners will be given a comprehensive approach to watercolor.

Thu., October 2, 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., October 2, 2014, 10:30 am
University Hospitals Case Medical Center at Lakeside, 2074 Adelbert Road

Panic Steel Ensemble, the Community Arts house band, provides live music at the North Union Farmers Market at University Hospitals Case Medical Center at Lakeside. Experience a vibrant community gathering place filled with local farmers and artisan food producers.

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.

Fri
October 3, 2014
Fri., October 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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., October 3, 2014, 6:45 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The new film from the director of The Emigrants and The New Land is a portrait of Sweden’s great journalist Torgny Segerstedt, who, in the 1930s, warned his country about the approaching dangers of Fascism.

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
Sat., October 4, 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., October 4, 2014, 1:00 pm

In this two-day workshop, first learn from the master himself by sketching Church’s works in the exhibition Maine Sublime: Frederic Church’s Twilight in the Wilderness and the American Art galleries; then meet up with us at the Cleveland Metroparks to put your skills into practice in some of Northeast Ohio’s most beautiful vistas.

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.

Sun
October 5, 2014
Sun., October 5, 2014, 1:00 pm

We’ll employ Design Thinking—the process of finding innovative and creative solutions—to make costumes that move.

Sun., October 5, 2014, 1:00 pm

In this two-day workshop, first learn from the master himself by sketching Church’s works in the exhibition Maine Sublime: Frederic Church’s Twilight in the Wilderness and the American Art galleries; then meet up with us at the Cleveland Metroparks to put your skills into practice in some of Northeast Ohio’s most beautiful vistas.

Sun., October 5, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The new film from the director of The Emigrants and The New Land is a portrait of Sweden’s great journalist Torgny Segerstedt, who, in the 1930s, warned his country about the approaching dangers of Fascism.

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.

Mon
October 6, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., October 6, 2014

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

Tue
October 7, 2014
Tue., October 7, 2014, 10:00 am

Build your skills and advance to the next level with your compositions and color mixing.

Tue., October 7, 2014, 1:00 pm

Beginners learn simple yet effective drawing techniques using basic graphite and conté crayon on paper.

Tue., October 7, 2014, 1:00 pm

Experienced students continue explorations in Chinese master techniques.

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.

Wed
October 8, 2014
Wed., October 8, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Learn advanced color mixing and composition in a relaxed atmosphere.

Wed., October 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 8, 2014, 10:30 am
Crile Mall, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Panic Steel Ensemble, the Community Arts house band, provides live music at The Cleveland Clinic Market, a vibrant community gathering place filled with local farmers and artisan food producers. Health screenings and live music make this an educational and fun destination. A weekly treat on the Cleveland Clinic Campus!

Wed., October 8, 2014, 1:00 pm
Museum Classrooms

Learn simple painting techniques with acrylic paints.

Wed., October 8, 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., October 8, 2014, 6:00 pm

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 8, 2014, 6:00 pm
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Relax and unwind after work. Learn about mixing colors and basic composition.

Wed., October 8, 2014, 6:00 pm
Recital Hall

Patricia Fortini Brown, Professor Emerita of Art History, Princeton University, will deliver the inaugural Edward J. Olszewski lecture.

Wed., October 8, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In 19th-century Tsarist Russia, young orphan Alexei Peshkov experiences the pain of poverty as he is raised by an autocratic grandfather and a compassionate grandmother. Part one of Mark Donskoy’s humanistic, lyrical three-part telling of the early life of Russian writer Maxim Gorky.

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.

Thu
October 9, 2014
Thu., October 9, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

All levels welcome, from beginner to advanced. Beginners will be given a comprehensive approach to watercolor.

Thu., October 9, 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.

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.

Fri
October 10, 2014
Fri., October 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 2014, 5:30 pm

Mysteries in the Museum—Hands-on games in the Atrium and interactive scavenger hunts in the galleries await you.

Fri., October 10, 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 10, 2014, 7:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Nat Hentoff, the legendary jazz critic, First Amendment advocate, political commentator, and libertarian, is profiled in this new documentary. “Sharp-looking and enjoyable.” –The Hollywood Reporter.

Fri., October 10, 2014, 7:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

The program “Sword of Wisdom" conveys the power of solidity and tranquility and is a collection of selected chapters of U-Theatre’s international touring repertoire. The ensemble presents a higher level of drumming as an art—“a synthesis of theatre, percussion, martial arts and meditation” (The Times, London).

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.

Sat
October 11, 2014
Sat., October 11, 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., October 11, 2014, 2:00 pm
Transformer Station

Join artist Julia Wachtel and Reto Thüring, curator of the exhibition, as they discuss Wachtel’s work and career in celebration of the opening day of her retrospective at 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.

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 12, 2014
Sun., October 12, 2014, 11:00 am

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

Sun., October 12, 2014, 11:00 am

Please join us for the Third Annual International Cleveland Community Day, a festival inspired by the richly diverse communities throughout Cleveland. Approximately 50 community groups and organizations share their rich heritages through performance, music, and table displays of cultural heritage. Alternating stages, positioned on the east and west sides of the Atrium, present dynamic global music and dance. Experience Cleveland’s diversity of art and culture in the Ames Family Atrium in this free, all-day community event.

Sun., October 12, 2014, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Nat Hentoff, the legendary jazz critic, First Amendment advocate, political commentator, and libertarian, is profiled in this new documentary. “Sharp-looking and enjoyable.” –The Hollywood Reporter.

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.

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.

Mon
October 13, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., October 13, 2014

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

Tue
October 14, 2014
Tue., October 14, 2014, 10:00 am

Build your skills and advance to the next level with your compositions and color mixing.

Tue., October 14, 2014, 1:00 pm

Beginners learn simple yet effective drawing techniques using basic graphite and conté crayon on paper.

Tue., October 14, 2014, 1:00 pm

Experienced students continue explorations in Chinese master techniques.

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.

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.

Wed
October 15, 2014
Wed., October 15, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Learn advanced color mixing and composition in a relaxed atmosphere.

Wed., October 15, 2014, 10:00 am

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 15, 2014, 10:30 am
Crile Mall, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Panic Steel Ensemble, the Community Arts house band, provides live music at The Cleveland Clinic Market, a vibrant community gathering place filled with local farmers and artisan food producers. Health screenings and live music make this an educational and fun destination. A weekly treat on the Cleveland Clinic Campus!

Wed., October 15, 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., October 15, 2014, 1:00 pm
Museum Classrooms

Learn simple painting techniques with acrylic paints.

Wed., October 15, 2014, 6:00 pm

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 15, 2014, 6:00 pm
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Relax and unwind after work. Learn about mixing colors and basic composition.

Wed., October 15, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In part two of Mark Donskoy’s humanistic, lyrical three-part telling of the early life of Russian writer Maxim Gorky, Alexei leaves home and works odd jobs along the banks of the Volga.

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.

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.

Thu
October 16, 2014
Thu., October 16, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

All levels welcome, from beginner to advanced. Beginners will be given a comprehensive approach to watercolor.

Thu., October 16, 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., October 16, 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.

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.

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.

Fri
October 17, 2014
Fri., October 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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., October 17, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The Wooster Group’s legendary 1977 experimental theatre production, in which co-writer Spalding Gray tried to make sense of his mother’s depression and suicide, is reconstructed in this new video that incorporates U-Matic video, Super-8 movies, reel-to-reel audio tapes, photos, and slides from the original groundbreaking show. The reimagining is haunted by Gray’s own death in 2004 (a presumed suicide).

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.

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.

Sat
October 18, 2014
Sat., October 18, 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., October 18, 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., October 18, 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., 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.

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
Sun., October 19, 2014, 10:30 am
Executive Caterers at Landerhaven, 6111 Landerhaven Drive, Mayfield Heights, OH 44124

Preview one-of-a-kind wearable art, clothing, and accessories on sale from over 50 vendors. Then enjoy lunch and a fabulous runway show.

Sun., October 19, 2014, 1:30 pm
Gartner Auditorium

Pioneering indie filmmaker (and former Clevelander) Joan Micklin Silver appears in person to discuss her 1975 classic that helped launch the modern era of American independent cinema. (It was selected for The Library of Congress’s National Film Registry in 2011.) Set on New York’s Lower East Side at the end of the 19th century, Hester Street tells of a Russian Jewish immigrant couple whose marriage is strained by the idea of assimilation: he wants to, she doesn’t.

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.

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.

Mon
October 20, 2014 (museum closed)
Mon., October 20, 2014

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

Tue
October 21, 2014
Tue., October 21, 2014, 10:00 am

Build your skills and advance to the next level with your compositions and color mixing.

Tue., October 21, 2014, 1:00 pm

Beginners learn simple yet effective drawing techniques using basic graphite and conté crayon on paper.

Tue., October 21, 2014, 1:00 pm

Experienced students continue explorations in Chinese master techniques.

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.

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
October 22, 2014
Wed., October 22, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Learn advanced color mixing and composition in a relaxed atmosphere.

Wed., October 22, 2014, 10:00 am

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 22, 2014, 1:00 pm
Museum Classrooms

Learn simple painting techniques with acrylic paints.

Wed., October 22, 2014, 6:00 pm

Sculpture and paintings throughout the museum inspire drawing in charcoal and various pencils.

Wed., October 22, 2014, 6:00 pm
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

Relax and unwind after work. Learn about mixing colors and basic composition.

Wed., October 22, 2014, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In part three of Mark Donskoy’s humanistic, lyrical three-part telling of the early life of Russian writer Maxim Gorky, Alexei is “radicalized” and adopts the pen name Maxim Gorky.

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.

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
October 23, 2014
Thu., October 23, 2014, 9:30 am
Community Arts Studio (CAS), 1843 Columbus Road, Cleveland

All levels welcome, from beginner to advanced. Beginners will be given a comprehensive approach to watercolor.

Thu., October 23, 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.

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.

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.