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Hearts for Art for Valentine’s Day

Hearts for Art for Valentine’s Day

Get into the spirit of Valentine’s Day and help spread your love of art with our HeartsforArt project, February 11-15. o   Pick up a free felt/paper heart at the Admissions Desk o   Place the heart on the floor in front Read More…

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Help us Reimagine the Wonder Room

Help us Reimagine the Wonder Room

Columbus Museum of Art’s beloved Wonder Room is being transformed into a mysterious and playful forest filled with great art and one-of-a-kind hands-on activities designed by local artists and crafts people. The Wonder Room is our unique and dynamic gallery Read More…

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Art and Ice Cream: Q&A with Jeni of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Art and Ice Cream: Q&A with Jeni of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Recently we caught up with Jeni Britton Bauer, James Beard award-winning cookbook author and founder of Columbus-based Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams to get her take on art, thinking like an artist, and her inspiration for creating an ice cream tribute Read More…

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CMA Wins IMLS National Award

CMA Wins IMLS National Award

Columbus Museum of Art to Receive 2013 National Medal for Museum and Library Service The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced the Columbus Museum of Art of Columbus, Ohio is one of 10 recipients of this year’s National Read More…

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Mother’s Day Brunch at Columbus Museum of Art

Mother’s Day Brunch at Columbus Museum of Art

Treat your mom to a relaxing and inspiring day of art, food, and memories at one of the most lovely spots in Columbus during our Mother’s Day Brunch on May 12, 2013. See our Rothko exhibition (before it closes May Read More…

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Art Madness 2013 Champion

Art Madness 2013 Champion

Thanks to everyone for participating in Art Madness, our version of March Madness for art lovers. American artists dominated the 2013 Art Madness. The Final Four matches saw Portrait of a Young Woman by Mary Cassatt vs. Sunflowers in the Read More…

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Art Madness 2013 Final Four

Art Madness 2013 Final Four

We’re down to the Final Four of Art Madness, our version of March Madness for Art Lovers. It’s been a strong run for the Americans in Art Madness 2013. Three of the Final Four teams are works by American artists, Read More…

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Art Madness Returns

Art Madness Returns

Art Madness is back. For the second year we’re pleased to present Art Madness, our version of March Madness for Art Lovers. To put together our bracket, we selected some of the most beloved works of art from our collection, Read More…

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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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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…

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