Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Learning to Look and The Inside Story are two, new ways of exploring the Museum on a tour. Interested in hearing anecdotes and inside stories about works of art, artists, and the Museum? Look for The Inside Story on our calendar. Want to learn how to look at and interpret a work of art? Join us for Learning to Look tours that delve into a few works of art. No registration requested. Today's Learning to Look tour: Mark Rothko.
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Initiate a conversation with one of CMA's trained guides. Get your questions answered, chat about a work of art, or be privy to an inside story.
Ed Piskor discusses his creative process with interviewer, comics writer, and blogger Jared Gardner, a professor of English and Film Studies at OSU. Ed Piskor began his comics career at age 21, drawing American Splendor strips written by underground comics legend Harvey Pekar. He has also published the graphic novel Wizzywig about the history of hacking and is currently publishing The Hip Hop Family Tree as a weekly comic at BoingBoing.net. Free with admission.
Share ideas, laugh, and play games during this docent-guided experience. Your family team may embark on a scavenger hunt, imagine yourselves inside a painting, or discover a work of art that tells a family story. Family Adventures are a great way to share quality time and make new memories together. Family programs are supported by Cardinal Health Foundation. This program is free, no registration requested.
The Jefferson Signature Series presents chamber music with a blend of internationally acclaimed ensembles, emerging young groups, and regional and local performers. Visit columbusmuseum.org for details. Tickets are available at the door and for nonmembers are $25 for adults, $18 for seniors, and $10 for students, Special Member Price is $18.