Wednesdays @ 2 Behind the Scenes Talks


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.



May 2017
Wednesdays@2 Remembering Budd Bishop
May 17 at 2:00 PM
Join Chief Curator David Stark for a look at highlights of Remembering Budd Bishop, an installation devoted to works acquired through the late Budd Harris Bishop (1937-2016), CMA director from 1976-1986. This program will also include a panel discussion with CMA staff, including Executive Director Nannette V. Maciejunes, who will share their reminiscences of working with one the great directors of CMA. Cost of the program is $20 for nonmembers (includes general admission) and $5 for membership.

June 2017
Wednesdays@2 Ohio Plein Air
June 07 at 2:00 PM
Hear members of the The Ohio Plein Air Society, an organization of artists and art lovers who share a common interest in painting outdoors (“en plein air”), discuss the CMA exhibition showcasing their work, on view in the until June 18. The Ohio Plein Air Society Show: The Best of OPAS features a juried group of some 90 works painted in the open air. Join us for a lively conversation by and about the artists and the art featured in this popular exhibition. Cost of the program is $20 for nonmembers (includes general admission) and $5 for members.