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Art Escapes in Paris

Art Escapes in Paris

Yesterday we arrived in Paris and checked into the Hotel Regina. It is situated next to the Louvre. Some may recall part of the Bourne Identity was filmed here. Then we visited the Gustave Moreau Museum. Moreau arranged everything in Read More…

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Art Escapes in London

Art Escapes in London

Follow the adventures of CMA’s Art Escapes tour, which is currently in London with internationally renowned curator Ann Dumas. Greetings from across the pond. Today the CMA Art Escapes group visited the Royal Academy in London with Ann Dumas for Read More…

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Steve Jobs, Curiosity & Intuition

Steve Jobs, Curiosity & Intuition

If there’s one man who knows the value of following your curiosity and intuition it’s Apple’s Steve Jobs. Jobs is in the news again with the announcement yesterday of his new position as chairman of the board for Apple. Check Read More…

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Free Syjuco Fabric

Free Syjuco Fabric

For Stephanie Syjuco: Pattern Migration, the artist had 5,000 meters of plastic fabric manufactured in Beijing. The fabric design was inspired by an American coverlet from CMA’s Stuck Collection of coverlets from the nineteenth-century. The exhibition perfectly dovetails with the Read More…

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Museum Store Top 10 Best-Sellers

Museum Store Top 10 Best-Sellers

See what people are buying in the Columbus Museum of Art Store. Here are the most recent Top 10 Best-Sellers at CMA. 1.     Modern Art Memory Game The “Modern Art Memory Game” features classic modern art from the world’s Read More…

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Why We Need Harry Potter

Why We Need Harry Potter

I’ll admit it; I was a long-time resistor of Potter Mania. I simply didn’t buy that any youth book could possibly be so great as to live up to all of the hype and the OMG-this-is-the-best-thing-EVER attitude that permeated American Read More…

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CMA Game Show Returns: Q & A with host Susie Starliner

CMA Game Show Returns: Q & A with host Susie Starliner

This Friday is the return of Game Show 2 at CMA. To give you an idea of what to expect, here’s our interview with our fabulous host Susie Starliner. How would you describe Game Show? It’s really just a classic Read More…

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Summer Classes at CMA

Summer Classes at CMA

Summer Art Workshops at CMA have begun, and the creativity of kids’ brains has certainly been on display. Periodically this week I’ve been popping in to check on the progress of our Mythbusters art class for first and second graders. Read More…

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Behind the Scenes: Stephanie Syjuco

Behind the Scenes: Stephanie Syjuco

A week before an exhibition opens is always an exciting time. It’s when vision becomes reality. This year, as part of our CURRENTS series with living artists, I invited Stephanie Syjuco to exhibit a new project.  My hope for the Read More…

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The Art Museum with TV’s?

The Art Museum with TV’s?

Samsung is sponsoring an exhibition at Seoul Korea’s Hangaram Museum where you can see major works of art including Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night during their Rêve et Réalité (Dream and Reality) exhibition running from now through September. Four 46″ Read More…

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