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Modern Dialect Photo Hunt Challenge 4: Surrealism

Modern Dialect Photo Hunt Challenge 4: Surrealism

This next series of challenges is inspired by our new exhibition Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection, a striking exhibition showcasing American modernist paintings from some of the most respected American artists of the 1920s Read More…

Posted in CMA Photo Hunts
Putting Visitors to Work

Putting Visitors to Work

This summer, I am working on an artist research project around how artists use creative spaces, particularly with an eye towards CMA’s Studio. As an artist and educator, I am very interested in the ways a space can influence and Read More…

Posted in Visitor Stories and Conversations
American Surrealism and Modern Dialect

American Surrealism and Modern Dialect

Columbus Museum of Art American Curator Melissa Wolfe tells the story of American Surrealism in conjunction with Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection, an exhibition now on view at CMA through August 31.  Modern Dialect Read More…

Posted in Exhibitions
Wallowing in the MUD: Making Use of Documentation Copy

Wallowing in the MUD: Making Use of Documentation Copy

In the past three years as Visiting Education Scholar at the Columbus Museum of Art, I’ve noticed something astounding happening in the museum’s education department. It’s transformative… and it is going viral, spreading to the children, teens, and adults who Read More…

Posted in Musings from the Center for Creativity
Modern Dialect Photo Hunt Challenge 3: Industrial

Modern Dialect Photo Hunt Challenge 3: Industrial

This next series of challenges is inspired by our new exhibition Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection, a striking exhibition showcasing American modernist paintings from some of the most respected American artists of the 1920s Read More…

Posted in CMA Photo Hunts
CMA June Construction Update

CMA June Construction Update

Construction of the Columbus Museum of Art’s new wing and the renovation of the Ross Wing, an addition the Museum built in 1974 that housed the Museum’s lobby and temporary exhibition space are moving along and we’re excited to share Read More…

Posted in CMA Expansion
CMA Partners with GCAC to Celebrate Columbus Artists with 4th Annual Exhibition

CMA Partners with GCAC to Celebrate Columbus Artists with 4th Annual Exhibition

We support local Columbus artists in many ways. One of the most exciting is our partnership for the Greater Columbus Arts Council exhibition, now in its fourth year. The 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) Visual Arts Exhibition highlights the Read More…

Posted in Notes from Nannette
Become a Docent at Columbus Museum of Art

Become a Docent at Columbus Museum of Art

Do you value learning? Do you have a passion for art? Do you enjoy conversing and sharing with others? If you answered “YES,” the Columbus Museum of Art is recruiting for a new docent class for the 2014-2015 year. Docents Read More…

Posted in Day to Day
Chocolate for Your Thoughts

Chocolate for Your Thoughts

This summer I am spearheading several gallery experiments in order to gather input from people like you for future and ongoing projects. First up: The Label Experiment, which took place last Wednesday. The goal of this experiment was to gather Read More…

Posted in Visitor Stories and Conversations
Modern Dialect Photo Hunt Challenge 2: Abstraction

Modern Dialect Photo Hunt Challenge 2: Abstraction

This next series of challenges is inspired by our new exhibition Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection, a striking exhibition showcasing American modernist paintings from some of the most respected American artists of the 1920s Read More…

Posted in CMA Photo Hunts