Walk With Art

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Walk with Art

CMA is here for you wherever you are. We are committed to sparking curiosity, inciting empathy, creating connection, inspiring hope, and reminding all of us of our shared humanity through art and culture. Scroll through this selection of videos to design your own walk with art experience.

A conversation with Nannette Maciejunes & Ann and Ron Pizzuti

In autumn 2019, the Museum presented Driving Forces: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Ann and Ron Pizzuti, a celebration of the first year of the Pizzuti Collection building and programming joining forces with CMA. The first exhibition to span both CMA locations, it is also the largest exhibition of work ever shown from the Pizzuti’s private collection. Hear Ann and Ron Pizzuti talk about the exhibition, their collection and their legacy of contemporary art in Columbus and beyond.

Artist Robert Buck

In 2016, Pizzuti Collection featured the exhibition States of America: Robert Beck/Robert Buck. In 2018, as part of their transformation gift to CMA, Ann and Ron Pizzuti donated 35 Robert Buck’s from their private collection to CMA. This feature includes Buck responding to the diverse social and cultural changes in today’s world and a tour of the artist’s studio on the lower east side of Manhattan.


Who is Aminah Robinson?

Known for art inspired by the African concept of Sankofa, understanding the past in order to go forward, Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson lived and worked in Columbus, Ohio, until her death in 2015.

A conversation with artists Aminah Robinson and Faith Ringgold

Aminah Robinson was known for art inspired by the African concept of Sankofa, understanding the past in order to go forward. Faith Ringgold is an artist, painter, writer, sculptor and performance artist, best known for her narrative quilts.

Artist Evan Penny

Evan Penny is a sculptor known for works that range from lifelike and hyperrealist to distorted or stretched. His human forms are created out of silicone, pigment, hair and aluminum. Penny’s sculpture, Back of Kelly, 2005, is part of CMA’s collection. In 2007, CMA presented Currents: Evan Penny, the artist’s first museum exhibition in the United States.


Artist George Tooker

George Tooker is an American figurative painter who received a National Medal of Arts in 2007. CMA featured his work in an exhibition in 2009 entitled George Tooker: A Retrospective and houses in our collection, among others, Tooker’s paintings Lunch, 1964 and Cornice, circa 1949.

Artist Ed Piskor

Ed Piskor is a graphic artist and cartoonist who was awarded a graphic novel residency by CMA in 2013. Each year, CMA, along with our partners, seeks graphic artists from outside Columbus who demonstrate an experimental approach to creating comics and graphic novels for a residency is designed to provide an opportunity to develop a work-in-progress and to exhibit work at CMA.

The Photo League and McCarthyism: Interviews with Erika Stone, Vivian Cherry, George Zimel, Robeccah Lepkoff, Arthur Leipzig and Ida Wyman.

CMA houses one of the largest collections of photographs by The Photo League. Guided by a belief in the transformative power of photography, the Photo League took to the streets in the 1930s and 1940s to record the effects of poverty, war, racial inequality, and social injustice. The Photo League artists produced a powerful body of work before being disbanded by the politics of McCarthy-era America.

Botanical Wonders

Nannette Maciejunes and Donna Wasserstrom discuss Donna and Rodney Wasserstrom’s gift to CMA and the exhibition Botanical Wonders, featuring quilts from the Wasserstrom’s collection, which are now part of CMA’s permanent collection.

Conserving Old Master Prints

Get a behind-the-scenes view of the conservation of old master prints that are part of CMA’s collection

CMA is here for you wherever you are. We are committed to sparking curiosity, inciting empathy, creating connection, inspiring hope, and reminding all of us of our shared humanity through art and culture. Scroll through this selection of videos to design your own walk with art experience.

Wonder Room Reimagined

Explore the Wonder Room in CMA’s Center for Creativity and hear artist Jeila Gueramian, fashion designer Kelli Martin and artist Susie Underwood talk about their artworks.

A conversation with Nannette Maciejunes & Ann and Ron Pizzuti

In autumn 2019, the Museum presented Driving Forces: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Ann and Ron Pizzuti, a celebration of the first year of the Pizzuti Collection building and programming joining forces with CMA. The first exhibition to span both CMA locations, it is also the largest exhibition of work ever shown from the Pizzuti’s private collection. Hear Ann and Ron Pizzuti talk about the exhibition, their collection and their legacy of contemporary art in Columbus and beyond.

Artist Robert Buck

In 2016, Pizzuti Collection featured the exhibition States of America: Robert Beck/Robert Buck. In 2018, as part of their transformation gift to CMA, Ann and Ron Pizzuti donated 35 Robert Buck’s from their private collection to CMA. This feature includes Buck responding to the diverse social and cultural changes in today’s world and a tour of the artist’s studio on the lower east side of Manhattan.


Who is Aminah Robinson?

Known for art inspired by the African concept of Sankofa, understanding the past in order to go forward, Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson lived and worked in Columbus, Ohio, until her death in 2015.

A conversation with artists Aminah Robinson and Faith Ringgold

Aminah Robinson was known for art inspired by the African concept of Sankofa, understanding the past in order to go forward. Faith Ringgold is an artist, painter, writer, sculptor and performance artist, best known for her narrative quilts.

Artist Evan Penny

Evan Penny is a sculptor known for works that range from lifelike and hyperrealist to distorted or stretched. His human forms are created out of silicone, pigment, hair and aluminum. Penny’s sculpture, Back of Kelly, 2005, is part of CMA’s collection. In 2007, CMA presented Currents: Evan Penny, the artist’s first museum exhibition in the United States.


Artist George Tooker

George Tooker is an American figurative painter who received a National Medal of Arts in 2007. CMA featured his work in an exhibition in 2009 entitled George Tooker: A Retrospective and houses in our collection, among others, Tooker’s paintings Lunch, 1964 and Cornice, circa 1949.

Artist Ed Piskor

Ed Piskor is a graphic artist and cartoonist who was awarded a graphic novel residency by CMA in 2013. Each year, CMA, along with our partners, seeks graphic artists from outside Columbus who demonstrate an experimental approach to creating comics and graphic novels for a residency is designed to provide an opportunity to develop a work-in-progress and to exhibit work at CMA.

The Photo League and McCarthyism: Interviews with Erika Stone, Vivian Cherry, George Zimel, Robeccah Lepkoff, Arthur Leipzig and Ida Wyman.

CMA houses one of the largest collections of photographs by The Photo League. Guided by a belief in the transformative power of photography, the Photo League took to the streets in the 1930s and 1940s to record the effects of poverty, war, racial inequality, and social injustice. The Photo League artists produced a powerful body of work before being disbanded by the politics of McCarthy-era America.

Botanical Wonders

Nannette Maciejunes and Donna Wasserstrom discuss Donna and Rodney Wasserstrom’s gift to CMA and the exhibition Botanical Wonders, featuring quilts from the Wasserstrom’s collection, which are now part of CMA’s permanent collection.

Conserving Old Master Prints

Get a behind-the-scenes view of the conservation of old master prints that are part of CMA’s collection

CMA is here for you wherever you are. We are committed to sparking curiosity, inciting empathy, creating connection, inspiring hope, and reminding all of us of our shared humanity through art and culture. Scroll through this selection of videos to design your own walk with art experience.

Wonder Room Reimagined

Explore the Wonder Room in CMA’s Center for Creativity and hear artist Jeila Gueramian, fashion designer Kelli Martin and artist Susie Underwood talk about their artworks.

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