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Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson 1940-2015

Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson 1940-2015

The central Ohio community, and the nation, mourns the loss of Columbus artist Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson, who died on May 22 at age 75. For more than sixty years, Aminah Robinson created art inspired by the African concept of Read More…

Posted in Notes from Nannette
2015 Mother’s Day Brunch at Columbus Museum of Art

2015 Mother’s Day Brunch at Columbus Museum of Art

Make this Mother’s Day especially memorable by celebrating at the Columbus Museum of Art. Treat your mom to a special day of art, food, and memories at one of the most lovely locations  in Columbus during our Mother’s Day Brunch on Read More…

Posted in Day to Day
Inaugural Exhibitions Announced for Columbus Museum of Art New Wing

Inaugural Exhibitions Announced for Columbus Museum of Art New Wing

The Columbus Museum of Art announces the opening exhibitions for the Museum’s newly built 50,000-square-foot addition. On October 25, 2015, the doors to the new wing are opened to the public and visitors will experience Keeping Pace: Eva Glimcher and Read More…

Posted in CMA Expansion, Exhibitions
Art and Alzheimer’s

Art and Alzheimer’s

Toward the end of the movie Still Alice, starring Julianne Moore (who won an Oscar for her performance as Alice Howland, a Columbia University linguistics professor who’s stricken with an early-onset form of Alzheimer’s at age of 50) Moore is Read More…

Posted in Musings from the Center for Creativity
NEW CMA: Columbus Museum of Art Announces Opening Date for New Wing

NEW CMA: Columbus Museum of Art Announces Opening Date for New Wing

The Columbus Museum of Art today announced the public opening of its new 50,000 square foot wing will be Sunday, October 25 at 10:00 am. The event will mark the completion of the third and final phase of the Museum’s Read More…

Posted in CMA Expansion, Notes from Nannette
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Hearts for Art

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Hearts for Art

Show your love for art this #Valentines day. Once again we’re joining museums across the country to celebrate Valentine’s Day with Hearts for Art. Show your love of art. Pick up a heart at our front desk and place it Read More…

Posted in Uncategorized
Wonderball Q & A with DJs Charles Erickson and Donnie Mossman

Wonderball Q & A with DJs Charles Erickson and Donnie Mossman

Wonderball is tomorrow! We’re thrilled to celebrate creativity with the community, and in preparation for the big event we’ve been discussing the subject with some of the people behind the party. Today Charles Erickson and Donnie Mossman share their take Read More…

Posted in Day to Day
Wonderball Q & A with Roman Holowinsky of The Steam Factory

Wonderball Q & A with Roman Holowinsky of The Steam Factory

Our first-ever Wonderball party is one week away! On Saturday, January 31 the museum will be alive with creativity, artistic performances, and the best of Columbus’ food and drink scene. As we gear up for the event, we’ve been chatting Read More…

Posted in Day to Day
Wonderball On Air: Q & A with WCBE and WWCD

Wonderball On Air: Q & A with WCBE and WWCD

Shake off the cold and grey of January and indulge your imagination at our first-ever Wonderball party on Saturday, January 31. Wonderball celebrates creativity in our community, and features the best of Columbus’ food and drink scene, beats by DJs Read More…

Posted in Day to Day
Celebrating Creativity with Lego

Celebrating Creativity with Lego

Sometimes one museum visit can have a tremendous impact. Enter Jayson, a teenager who is a LEGO® enthusiast. Jayson and his family visited CMA for the first time on a recent Friday. None of them had ever been to Columbus Read More…

Posted in Musings from the Center for Creativity