- Wed., July 25, 2018, 12:00 pm
- Fri., August 10, 2018, 12:00 pm
- Wed., September 19, 2018, 12:00 pm
Emily Liebert, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art
Experience the work of two groundbreaking artists in this curator-led tour of the FRONT exhibitions Allen Ruppersberg: Then and Now and Kerry James Marshall: Works on Paper.
- Wed., September 26, 2018, 5:30 pm
Artist and technological innovator Adam Lowe founded the Madrid-based Factum Foundation in 2009. The Foundation is dedicated to the preservation of cultural heritage through the application of digital technologies, many of which are new and being developed in-house.
- Thu., September 27, 2018
Please join us September 27–28 for an exploration of the birth, lives, and afterlives of objects.
- Sun., September 30, 2018, 2:00 pm
In this lecture, Professor Eastmond will use the portrait as a starting point to consider the nature of originality in Byzantine art. The Byzantine court has long been associated with the dead hand of rigid, stultifying administration, yet it commissioned and created some of the most beautiful and complex art of the medieval world. Can bureaucracy drive creativity?
- Sat., October 6, 2018, 3:00 pm
Anupam Sah, Head of conservation, research, and training at the art conservation center CSMVS (formerly the Prince of Wales Museum of Western India) discusses the history of paint and painting in art of the Indian subcontinent.
- Sat., October 13, 2018, 2:00 pm
Artist, director, and award-winning cinematographer Arthur Jafa examines his 30-year career and discusses how he uses a range of visual media and music to examine black life and culture in the United States.
- Wed., October 17, 2018, 5:30 pm
For any work of art, the view of the object at rest is a snapshot of the extant state of theological and political affairs surrounding the given image.
- Wed., November 7, 2018, 5:30 pm
As political unrest seethed in late Republican Rome, a series of violent acts were perpetrated against well-known public and private buildings by the citizens and their elected representatives, the tribunes of the plebs.
- Wed., November 14, 2018, 6:00 pm
Chinese art scholar and professor Noelle Giuffrida discusses the history of collecting and exhibiting Chinese art in post-World War II America through the lens of the career of renowned Cleveland curator and museum director Sherman E. Lee (1918–2008).
- Sat., November 17, 2018, 2:00 pm
CMA curator of African Art, Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi, presents “African Art: Old Idiom / New Forms in Our Fashion.” He aims to expand understanding of the arts of Africa through landmark acquisitions and innovative exhibition strategies that link historical, modern, and contemporary African arts.