Today at the Museum
Sunday, October 21, 2018
Public tours are offered daily at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
All ages. Join us for drop-in art making in our Make Space. Everyone is encouraged to imagine, experiment, and create. You’ll find us on the classroom level of the museum. In October, we’re thinking about Illusion. Art isn’t always about what meets the eye; sometimes tricks become treats.
Inventive free-jazz drummer and percussionist Milford Graves, who played with Albert Ayler and others, is the subject of this poetic portrait film.
Cleveland native Allen Ruppersberg (born 1944) pays homage to his hometown in this new body of work. The illuminated photographs were taken from the vantage point of billboards across Cleveland—from the roadways along Lake Erie and the steelyards to the mouth of the Cuyahoga River.
A leading figure of American Pictorialist photography, Ohio-born Clarence H. White (1871–1925) was an influential teacher and a gifted artist celebrated for his beautiful scenes of quiet domesticity and outdoor idylls.
Over the last 35 years, Kerry James Marshall (American, born 1955) has created groundbreaking work that gives visibility to narratives centered on African American identity.
This installation combines new commissions by Marlon de Azambuja (Brazilian,
born 1978) and Luisa Lambri (Italian, born 1969).
Vibrantly patterned woven, printed, and embroidered textiles join the museum’s collection of rare Kelmscott Press books in this exhibition exploring William Morris, the Victorian designer and poet who was a pioneer of the Arts and Crafts movement.