Looking for a midweek pick-me-up? Come to Columbus Museum of Art on Wednesdays at 2:00 PM and gain a behind-the-scenes perspective on current exhibitions, CMA’s collection, and more as you hear personal and professional stories from guest speakers. Questions? Call 614.629.0359.
July 12 at 2:00 PM
Join Curator of Contemporary Art Tyler Cann and William J. and Sarah Ross Soter Associate Curator of Photography Drew Sawyer as they discuss the Museum’s newest exhibition Red Horizon. Cost of the program is $20 for nonmembers (includes general admission) and $5 for members.
Floral Quilts from the Ohio History Connection
July 19 at 2:00 PM
In conjunction with the exhibition BOTANICAL WONDERS: Flower Figure Quilts 1850-1950 From The Donna and Rodney Wasserstrom Collection, Dr. Becky Preiss Odom, Curator of Decorative Arts at the Ohio History Connection (OHC), will discuss Ohio-made quilts that use floral fabrics and patterns. Cost of the program is $20 (includes general admission) for nonmembers and $5 for CMA and OHC members.
Chagall: The War Years, Before, and After
July 26 at 2:00 PM
Learn about the three masterful paintings by Marc Chagall on view in Gallery 7 and on loan from the Columbus collectors, Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein. Curator-at-Large Carole Genshaft delves into the very personal style and symbolism of Chagall’s flower-filled, dream-like paintings. Cost of the program is $20 (includes general for nonmembers and $5 for CMA and OHC members.
Ohio Watercolor Society
August 23 at 2:00 PM
Hear members of the Ohio Watercolor Society (OWS), one of America’s leading watercolor organizations, discuss the CMA exhibition that features recent work by its members, who hail from across the state. On view until September 10, the exhibition highlights the group’s goal to foster appreciation for the watercolor medium among artists and the public. Join a group of talented artists represented in the exhibition to hear about their works, careers, and observations. The program also provides an opportunity for you to ask questions and exchange views with the panel. Cost of the program is $20 for nonmembers (includes general admission) and $5 for members.