Today at the Museum
Friday, November 24, 2017

10:00 am
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Tuesday,11/21 through Friday, 12/15 during the library’s regular operating hours (Tuesday to Friday, 10 am to 5 pm)   

1:00 pm
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Public tours are offered daily at 1:00 p.m Tuesday through Sunday. Tours depart from the Information Desk in the Atrium.

3:00 pm
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Gartner Auditorium

Cleveland-based Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung shares her unimaginable experiences as a child laborer and soldier-in-training under the brutal and fanatical Khmer Rouge regime

Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice
Friday, November 24, 2017, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

The first film in season five of the Exhibition on Screen series gives moviegoers access to the Queen’s Gallery in Buckingham Palace—and to a show of Venetian paintings by 18th-century Italian artist Canaletto. Cleveland premiere.

Banteay Chhmar
Saturday, October 14, 2017 to Sunday, January 7, 2018

At the turn of the 1200s, the Khmer Empire of Cambodia was one of the most powerful in the world. From 1181 to 1218, King Jayavarman VII ruled under the banner of Buddhism and expanded his dominions to include most of peninsular Southeast Asia.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Sunday, February 4, 2018

Cleveland’s celebrated alabaster mourners from the tomb of Philip the Bold will be part of a major exhibition at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam this fall.

Monday, August 7, 2017 to Sunday, December 3, 2017

Peter Fischli and David Weiss worked collaboratively for 33 years until Weiss’s death in 2012. The Swiss artist duo is best known for elevating ordinary subject matter into the realm of high art.

Sunday, August 13, 2017 to Sunday, December 31, 2017

The Jazz Age gave way to the Great Depression on October 29, 1929, when the American stock market crashed. The following decade was marked by massive unemployment, deepened by a drought that created the Dust Bowl, which transformed tens of thousands of farm families into migrants.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 to Sunday, December 31, 2017

Ancient gods and goddesses, daring heroes, and magnificent rulers star in this exhibition of drawings and prints by Renaissance artists.

Sunday, November 19, 2017 to Sunday, February 25, 2018

Inspired by the Cleveland Museum of Art’s recent acquisition of Wadsworth Jarrell’s Heritage (1973), a painting of great significance, the exhibition Heritage: Wadsworth and Jae Jarrell examines the work and enduring legacy of multidisciplinary artists Wadsworth and Jae Jarrell.

Friday, September 1, 2017 to Sunday, May 13, 2018

In 2017 major museums in Europe and America are celebrating the centennial of Auguste Rodin’s (1840–1917) death with traveling exhibitions, permanent collection installations, and educational activities.

Saturday, September 30, 2017 to Sunday, January 14, 2018
Fall Blockbuster

Sunday, October 29, 2017 to Sunday, November 11, 2018

Vibrantly patterned woven, printed, and embroidered textiles join the museum’s collection of rare Kelmscott Press books in this exhibition exploring William Morris, the Victorian designer and poet who was a pioneer of the Arts and Crafts movement.