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Seeing the world through the eyes of Monet

Seeing the world through the eyes of Monet

Opthamologist Michael Marmor created  a computer simualtion to reproduce how the painters- Degas and Monet- eye diseases would have dulled color and blurred lines, demonstrating how these transformations might explain their sylistic changes. Click here for more information and a Read More…

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George Tooker wins National Medal of Arts

George Tooker wins National Medal of Arts

President George W. Bush announced the recipients of the 2007 National Medal of Arts. Painter George Tooker was among the award winners. CMA owns several works by Tooker and will present the first retrospective of his works in 2009. Click Read More…

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A Wedding Announcement

A Wedding Announcement

So, every once in a while I come across these interesting little tidbits (ok, interesting to me at  least, but I’m easily entertained). But anyhow, I ran across an announcement the NY Times did in 1902 for one of Claude Read More…

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Monet in the News

Monet in the News

In case you missed it, this week’s edition of The Other Paper has a wonderful review of In Monet’s Garden. Click here to check it out.

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Not your father’s Monet

Not your father’s Monet

The Monet exhibition is open and it looks great! The opening was fantastic and everyone had a wonderful time, pics to come. But in the meantime, check out some of the other artists featured in the exhibition, all of whom Read More…

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Artists of Battlefield Deception

Artists of Battlefield Deception

Ellsworth Kelly, whose work will be included in In Monet’s Garden, was part of the top-secret 23rd Special Troops in WWII. Click here to read more about these incredible artists.

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Ahh…Progress

Ahh…Progress

In just over a week, In Monet’s Garden opens and things are coming together. Here’s a little behind-the-scenes peek at the exhibition space.

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Monet teaser

Monet teaser

This is the video loop that will play in CMA’s lobby to set the mood for In Monet’s Garden.

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Museums and Multimedia

Museums and Multimedia

What are cultural organizations doing to stay relevant in our technology-driven society and how effective is it? Click here to read Michael Grossberg’s article from Sunday’s Columbus Dispatch.

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Monet Messages

Monet Messages

Only a few more weeks until In Monet’s Garden opens at CMA!!!! Big excitement for all of us, not to mention the craziness that surrounds any exhibition opening. Bringing together works from more than 45 different lenders around the world, Read More…

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