CMA Events

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  • Fabric of Survival: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz
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  • Hats on the Silk Road: Selections from the Collection of Russell S. and Dona Fling
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  • Page Turners: The Art of Award-Winning Picturebooks from the Mazza Museum
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  • Remembering Marvin Hamlisch: The People’s Composer Photographs by Len Prince
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  • Shine On: Nurses in Art
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Calendar & Events for Everyone

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    Roaming Docents

    May 22
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Learning to Look Tour: Remembering Marvin Hamlisch

    May 22
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Open Studio

    May 23
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    Invent fantastical, towering hats and headdresses, and consider headwear from around the world, in the Hats on the Silk Road exhibition. Ever

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    Roaming Docents

    May 23
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Inside Story Tour: Old Masters Gallery

    May 23
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    May 24
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Learning to Look Tour: Impressionist Art

    May 24
    1:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Family Adventures Tour

    May 24
    2:00PM

    Share ideas, laugh, and play games during this docent-guided experience. Your family team may embark on a scavenger hunt, imagine yourselves inside a

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    Sparking Imaginations

    May 26
    1:00PM

    Sparking Imaginations is a tour designed for people with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia and their caregivers. This hour-long program provides

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    Roaming Docents

    May 26
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Roaming Docents

    May 27
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Roaming Docents

    May 28
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    SURGE: public space, Drop-In Studio Time for Teens

    May 28
    4:00PM-8:00PM

    Columbus teens are welcome to join us for this drop-in program in a space designated just for them. Here, they can experiment with technology and art

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Fabric of Survival: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz

    May 28
    6:30PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    May 29
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Learning to Look Tour: Shine On: Nurses in Art

    May 29
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Open Studio

    May 30
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    Invent fantastical, towering hats and headdresses, and consider headwear from around the world, in the Hats on the Silk Road exhibition. Ever

    Learn More

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    Roaming Docents

    May 30
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Shine On Nurses in Art

    May 30
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Learning to Look Tour: Big Idea Gallery

    May 31
    1:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    May 31
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Sunday @ Central

    May 31
    3:00PM

    Nonprofit recital series Sunday at Central presents a concert by The High Street Four with special guest Belinda Reuning Burge. The program includes M

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    Roaming Docents

    June 02
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Roaming Docents

    June 03
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Wednesdays @ 2 Meet the Curators: Tyler Cann

    June 03
    2:00PM

    Looking for a mid-week pick-me-up? Come to the Museum on select Wednesdays in June to get to know the faces of the new CMA. Gain a behind-the-scenes p

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    Roaming Docents

    June 04
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    SURGE: public space, Drop-In Studio Time for Teens

    June 04
    4:00PM-8:00PM

    Columbus teens are welcome to join us for this drop-in program in a space designated just for them. Here, they can experiment with technology and art

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Big Idea Gallery

    June 04
    6:30PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    June 05
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Learning to Look Tour: Big Idea Gallery

    June 05
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Open Studio

    June 06
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    Get musical by inventing your own rock band and creating improvised musical instruments. Every Saturday, visitors of all ages are welcome to

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    Roaming Docents

    June 06
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Shine On Nurses in Art

    June 06
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    June 07
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Old Masters Gallery

    June 07
    1:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    June 09
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Roaming Docents

    June 10
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Wednesdays @ 2 Meet the Curators: Drew Sawyer

    June 10
    2:00PM

    Looking for a mid-week pick-me-up? Come to the Museum on select Wednesdays in June to get to know the faces of the new CMA. Gain a behind-the-scenes p

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    Roaming Docents

    June 11
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    SURGE: public space, Drop-In Studio Time for Teens

    June 11
    4:00PM-8:00PM

    Columbus teens are welcome to join us for this drop-in program in a space designated just for them. Here, they can experiment with technology and art

    Learn More

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    Learning to Look Tour: Fabric of Survival: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz

    June 11
    6:30PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Young Child Studios

    June 11
    10:30AM-12:00PM

    These hands-on workshops are for children ages 18 months to 5 years and a caregiver. Each unique session includes opportunities for families to explor

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    Roaming Docents

    June 12
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Columbus Arts Festival

    June 12
    11:00AM-10:30PM

    Visit CMA at the Columbus Arts Festival. The Riverfront will again be transformed into a stunning outdoor art gallery as the nation’s top artists di

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    Learning to Look Tour: Fabric of Survival: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz

    June 12
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

    Learn More

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    Open Studio

    June 13
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    Get musical by inventing your own rock band and creating improvised musical instruments. Every Saturday, visitors of all ages are welcome to

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    Connector 28

    June 13
    1:00PM-4:00PM

    Imagine and build characters for a woodland diorama with the help of multimedia artist Sharon Dorsey, who will bring some of her creepy and cute sculp

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    Roaming Docents

    June 13
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Columbus Arts Festival

    June 13
    11:00AM-10:30PM

    Visit CMA at the Columbus Arts Festival. The Riverfront will again be transformed into a stunning outdoor art gallery as the nation’s top artists di

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    Inside Story Tour: Visitor's Choice

    June 13
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Learning to Look Tour: CMA Favorites

    June 14
    1:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    June 14
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Family Adventures Tour

    June 14
    2:00PM

    Share ideas, laugh, and play games during this docent-guided experience. Your family team may embark on a scavenger hunt, imagine yourselves inside a

    Learn More

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    Columbus Arts Festival

    June 14
    11:00AM-5:00PM

    Visit CMA at the Columbus Arts Festival. The Riverfront will again be transformed into a stunning outdoor art gallery as the nation’s top artists di

    Learn More

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    Roaming Docents

    June 16
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Roaming Docents

    June 17
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Wednesdays @ 2 Meet the Curators: David Stark

    June 17
    2:00PM

    Looking for a mid-week pick-me-up? Come to the Museum on select Wednesdays in June to get to know the faces of the new CMA. Gain a behind-the-scenes p

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    Roaming Docents

    June 18
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    SURGE: public space, Drop-In Studio Time for Teens

    June 18
    4:00PM-8:00PM

    Columbus teens are welcome to join us for this drop-in program in a space designated just for them. Here, they can experiment with technology and art

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Shine On Nurses in Art

    June 18
    6:30PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

    Learn More

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    Roaming Docents

    June 19
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Inside Story Tour: Shine On Nurses in Art

    June 19
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

    Learn More

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    Open Studio

    June 20
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    Get musical by inventing your own rock band and creating improvised musical instruments. Every Saturday, visitors of all ages are welcome to

    Learn More

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    Roaming Docents

    June 20
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Learning to Look Tour: Shine On: Nurses in Art

    June 20
    12:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

    Learn More

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    Roaming Docents

    June 21
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Inside Story Tour: Big Idea Gallery

    June 21
    1:00PM

    Take a stroll through the galleries accompanied by a CMA docent and learn more about our collection and special exhibitions. Want to learn how to loo

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    Roaming Docents

    June 23
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    Roaming Docents

    June 24
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

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    Wednesdays @ 2 Meet the Curators: Carole Genshaft

    June 24
    2:00PM

    Looking for a mid-week pick-me-up? Come to the Museum on select Wednesdays in June to get to know the faces of the new CMA. Gain a behind-the-scenes p

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    Roaming Docents

    June 25
    1:00PM-3:00PM

    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.

    Learn More

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    SURGE: public space, Drop-In Studio Time for Teens

    June 25
    4:00PM-8:00PM

    Columbus teens are welcome to join us for this drop-in program in a space designated just for them. Here, they can experiment with technology and art

    Learn More

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    Greater Columbus Arts Council Visual Arts Exhibition Opening Reception

    June 25
    6:00PM-8:00PM

    Celebrate the talent of local artists at the opening of Greater Columbus. Light appetizers and cash bar will be available. Please RSVP