Friday, March 07th, 2014
Now it’s another museum’s turn for a big makeover.
Just a few months after the Cleveland Museum of Art finished an eight-year expansion and renovation, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History has announced it will finalize architectural plans for a similar physical transformation and break ground in 2016.
Author: Steven Litt
Monday, February 10th, 2014
A single orchid is lovely, but a group of local interior designers at Cleveland Botanical Garden isdemonstrating the unusual and beautiful ways that groups of the flowers can make a room sparkle. Get orchids out of a windowsill, designers say, and try framing them as art, setting them in a...
Author: Julie Washington
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
The eight-year, $350 million renovation and expansion of the Cleveland Museum of Art has had its ups and downs. But with the Jan. 1 opening of its west wing, it has indisputably fulfilled a century-old dream. In January 1914, founding director Frederic Allen Whiting detailed in a memo to the...
Author: Lee Lawrence
Tuesday, January 07th, 2014
Yet another University Circle institution is opening in Ohio City in an effort to grab new audiences, bolster programming and join this revitalized neighborhood. This time it's the Music Settlement, a 101-year-old organization that bills itself as "the most beautiful place to learn music in...
Author: Lee Chilcote
Monday, December 09th, 2013
Oh, there will be the usual suspects: Ice carvers, horse-drawn carriage rides, craft fairs, carolers, sled dogs, performances of Peter & the Wolf, balloon twisting with Flower the Clown, a winter holiday photo booth and other right-brain beguilements.
All of it -- and this might alarm logical left-brain thinkers -- for...
Author: Editorial Board