Thursday, July 18th, 2013

MOCA Cleveland's new show evokes a Rust Belt pride based on making art with physical integrity

For its big debut show last fall in its shiny new iconic building, the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland went global.
 
The opening exhibition in October featured 16 artists from five countries, demonstrating MOCA’s powerful, international reach.
 
The second major show was splashy – literally. Performance artist Kate Gilmore created...

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Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

Celebrating the legacy of artist Clarence Van Duzer - one of Cleveland's better kept secrets

In the annals of Cleveland art history, the name of Clarence Van Duzer isn’t usually grouped with those of industrial designer Viktor Schreckengost, the Op Artist Julian Stanczak and other widely admired giants of the field.
 
If anything, Van Duzer is remembered as a loner artist with a goatee and...

http://www.cleveland.com/arts/index.ssf/2013/07/celebrating_the_legacy_of_clev.html

Wednesday, July 03rd, 2013

Gardens of African-Americans in South are full of symbolism, as seen in Cleveland Botanical Garden exhibit

On a warm September afternoon in 1987, professional photographer Vaughn Sills came across a garden in Athens, Ga., that fascinated her, although she wasn't sure why.
 
The garden belonged to Bea Robinson, an older African-American woman. It wasn't a lush, picture-perfect garden worthy of the pages of Fine Gardening magazine...

http://www.cleveland.com/insideout/index.ssf/2013/07/gardens_of_african-americans_i.html

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Wade Oval Wednesdays series celebrating 10th anniversary season

Wade Oval Wednesdays is its name, but its acronym may be what describes it best.

WOW, indeed. What began 10 years ago as a tiny gathering of some few hundred people is now one of University Circle's largest, most popular music series, drawing 50,000 over the course of a...

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Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Cleveland Institute of Art to break ground on final phase of an eight-year, $63.5 million expansion and renovation in University Circle

The Cleveland Institute of Art will soon go to bid on the final chunk of an eight-year, $63.5 million expansion and renovation in University Circle.
 
On Tuesday, trustees voted to go ahead with the $33.5 million second phase of the project, which started construction in 2009 with the $30...

http://www.cleveland.com/arts/index.ssf/2013/05/cleveland_institute_of_art_to.html#comments

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