Art Cart

Wearing gloves and guided by the Art to Go team, enjoy a rare opportunity to touch specially selected genuine works of art in an informal, intergenerational, and self-directed format. Group sessions can be arranged for a fee. Call 216-707-2467.

Sunday, November 13, 1:00-3:00pm

Examine textiles fascinating for their materials and the methods used to create them, gathered from diverse cultures and time periods.

Sunday, December 4, 1:00-3:00pm

Sources of Light 
See how artists and cultures around the globe have found beautiful ways to illuminate our world.

December 11, 1:00-3:00pm

Masks: Around the World
Explore African, Japanese, Indonesian, and Native American masks used for religious ceremony, cultural instruction, and entertainment.  

Friday, January 6, 6:00-8:00pm 

Docent’s Choice: Our Favorite Things 
What special things do you collect? You’ve seen the museum’s collection of art on view in the galleries… Come touch specially selected objects on the Art Cart when the docents share some of their favorite things. 

Sunday, January 8, 1:00-3:00pm

Materials and Techniques of the Artist
Explore the processes for casting metal, blowing glass, making cloisonné, faience, silk and more.

Sunday, February 12, 1:00-3:00pm

Problem Solving: What in the World?
When faced with a new or unfamiliar object, how do you figure out what it is? What questions do you ask? This Art Cart presents intriguing mystery objects from various time periods and cultures. The docents will help you uncover their secrets!