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American Scene Acquisition Honors Laborers

American Scene Acquisition Honors Laborers

Recently the Columbus Museum of Art acquired a number of new acquisitions including this important American Scene painting by Joe Jones, a fitting tribute to the American worker as we celebrate Labor Day weekend. Threshing No. 1 is, without a Read More…

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CMA Photo Hunts Assignment 9: Home

CMA Photo Hunts Assignment 9: Home

For the ninth (and last) CMA Photo Hunt assignment here is your assignment: Capture something that reflects the word “Home” Tag your work on Instagram, Twitter, or Flickr with #CMAPhotoHunt and #Home plus your #city. For this last assignment you Read More…

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Connecting the Community

Connecting the Community

  CMA worked with three high school students from Linden McKinley High School to find a way to reach out to their community. The result was the design and manufacturing of QR Code plaques that have been installed at 15 Read More…

Posted in Musings from the Center for Creativity
12 for 12: Kojo Kamau Chronicles Columbus

12 for 12: Kojo Kamau Chronicles Columbus

In the next in our 12 for 12 Columbus Bicentennial series honoring Columbus artists from our permanent collection, we highlight photographer Kojo Kamau. Throughout his life, Kojo Kamau has made major contributions to the vitality of the arts in Columbus. Read More…

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By Teens for Teens

By Teens for Teens

“Teens need a program that will make them believe that something is possible for them.” Dyshawn – CMA Art Lab Teen Intern You may have seen one of CMAʼs 15 member strong Art Lab Teen Collective (ALT-C) in the halls Read More…

Posted in CMA for Teens, Day to Day
CMA Photo Hunt Assignment 8: Summer

CMA Photo Hunt Assignment 8: Summer

For the eighth CMA Photo Hunt assignment (and the second to last challenge) here is your assignment: Capture something that reflects the word “Summer” Tag your work on Instagram, Twitter, or Flickr with #CMAPhotoHunt and #Summer plus your #city. For Read More…

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Curator’s Choice: CMA Photo Hunts Round 2

Curator’s Choice: CMA Photo Hunts Round 2

Catherine Evans, our William and Sarah Ross Soter Curator of Photography, has selected some of her favorite CMA Photo Hunt submissions out of the hundreds of great entries tagged so far from Round 2. See what she chose from the Read More…

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