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Columbus Museum of Art

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480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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August 2019

Blacklight Magic

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 2:01 pm
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 8, 2019
Weekly event at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until September 5, 2019
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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Imaginative, psychedelic, and wildly creative works make for a genuinely far-out experience in Blacklight Magic. View more than 20 vintage works of blacklight art from the collection of Daniel Donahue, author of Ultraviolet: 69 Blacklight Posters from the Aquarian Age and Beyond, the first catalogue to celebrate the art of blacklight posters. These works reveal the role that blacklight posters played in the American counterculture of the late 1960s and early 1970s, and address environmental awareness, anti-war activism, women’s reproductive…

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Greater Columbus 2019

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 2:01 pm
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2019
Weekly event at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until September 26, 2019
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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The annual Greater Columbus exhibition features work by outstanding artists based in Central Ohio and is a partnership between CMA and the Greater Columbus Arts Council (Arts Council).On behalf of the Arts Council, a jury of distinguished arts professionals working outside the region awarded Individual Artist Fellowships to Daric Gill, Cameron Granger, Jared Thorne, and Ryland Wharton. Greater Columbus features their work alongside two additional artists, Cody Heichel and Andrea Myers, who were selected for residencies in Dresden, Germany as…

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In a New Light: Alice Schille and the American Watercolor Movement

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 2:01 pm
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2019
Weekly event at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until September 26, 2019
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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More than 50 works, many of which have not been exhibited for decades, comprise In a New Light: Alice Schille and the American Watercolor Movement. Organized by CMA and Guest Curators Jim Keny and Tara Keny, this exhibition honors the Columbus native’s 150th birthday and her contribution to the American watercolor movement, offering new critical insights on this remarkable artist. In addition, the illuminating exhibition explores Schille’s travels, critical reception, support of the women’s suffrage movement, and technical virtuosity in…

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RODIN: MUSES, SIRENS, LOVERS Selections From The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collections

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 2:01 pm
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 8, 2019
Weekly event at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 5, 2019
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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In the 1860s, when Auguste Rodin began making sculpture, art was deeply rooted in the past and depicted stories from religion, history, and myth. At the peak of his career in the 1890s, Rodin had transformed sculpture into something that elicited emotions and imaginations. His work told stories that were internal and conceptual, and that were open to interpretation. By the time Rodin died in 1917 he had, through prodigious talent and a remarkable volume of work, revolutionized sculpture. Today…

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Yoga at the Columbus Museum of Art

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - September 19 @ 7:30 pm
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Weekly event at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 30, 2019
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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Join CMA and Replenish for Thursday night yoga and meditation in the galleries. From 6:00 – 7:00 pm, enjoy yoga for everyday life followed by meditation in motion from 7:00 – 7:30 pm. Intentionally explore art inspiration through movement and stillness. Cost of yoga is $5. Bring your yoga mat and a creative heart. All are welcome, no registration requested.  

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A Mile and a Half of Lines: The Art of James Thurber

August 25 @ 2:00 pm - 2:01 pm
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 15, 2020
Weekly event at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until March 15, 2020
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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Celebrating the 125th anniversary of James Thurber’s birth, A Mile and a Half of Lines showcases the drawings of James Thurber, Columbus’ native son and one of America’s best-known 20th-century writers. His depictions changed the nature of cartooning as he drew spontaneously with child-like abandon. The drawing often came first and then the caption. The exhibition will include his work for The New Yorker, his illustrations for his own and others’ books, ad campaigns, and children’s illustration. After a childhood…

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VIVO Music Festival

August 28 @ 11:00 pm - 11:01 pm
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August 28, 2019 at 7:00 pm
August 29, 2019 at 7:00 pm
August 30, 2019 at 7:00 pm
August 31, 2019 at 7:00 pm
September 1, 2019 at 7:00 pm
August 30, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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Join us as we celebrate our fifth season of bringing our community together through exhilarating chamber music performances. Venues include the Columbus Museum of Art, the Short North Stage, Seventh Son Brewing Co., and Ohio Living Westminster-Thurber. All events are open to the public and pay-what-you-want admission.Stay tuned for more details!

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September 2019

Think Like An Artist Thursdays

September 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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September 5, 2019 at 6:30 pm
October 3, 2019 at 6:30 pm
November 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm
December 5, 2019 at 6:30 pm
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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Play, make art, and enjoy craft beer, cocktails and live music the first Thursday of the month with Columbus Museum of Art and our local creative partners during Think Like an Artist Thursdays. Each month we partner with local creatives to bring you new experiences. Tickets are $5, free for members. Includes Thursday evening admission.

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Randolph Foster Seize the Music Series with Carpe Diem String Quartet

September 29 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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December 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm
March 15, 2020 at 2:30 pm
April 19, 2020 at 2:30 pm
May 20, 2020 at 2:30 pm
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH United States
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Unwind on a Sunday afternoon with a classical concerts brought to you by the Carpe Diem String Quartet. These full-length concerts feature classical music at its finest. Each concert will have a tie to a CMA exhibition or collection.

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