Today at the Museum
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 2019, 11:00 am to Sunday, September 15, 2019, 5:00 pm

Enjoy chalk artists and entertainment at no charge, or chalk your own pictures.

10:00 am
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The Ames Family Atrium

Celebrate the 35th Fine Print Fair, the Print Club of Cleveland’s annual benefit for the museum’s Department of Prints and Drawings.

1:00 pm
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Ames Family Atrium

Public tours are offered daily at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Additional tours offered on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:00 a.m.

Image from "The Organizer"
Sunday, September 15, 2019, 1:30 pm to 3:40 pm

Set in late 19th-century Turin, this Italian labor classic focuses on an itinerant professor who organizes a workers’ strike at a local textile factory. The movie’s honest, humane, often-funny screenplay was nominated for an Academy Award.

2:00 pm
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The Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation Exhibition Gallery

Special Exhibition Tours Wednesday, July 17–Sunday, September 29, 2019. Join CMA volunteer docents for tours of Medieval Monsters. Limit 25.

Sunday, September 15, 2019, 2:00 pm

Print collecting is a pursuit that can satisfy many different interests and budgets. But how do collections take shape? When does buying prints turn into collecting them? What drives collectors?

Sunday, May 5, 2019 to Sunday, September 22, 2019

Organized in celebration of the centennial of the Print Club of Cleveland, this exhibition presents a selection of significant prints generously donated to the museum by the club over the past 100 years.

Friday, August 2, 2019 to Sunday, December 1, 2019
Due to the Print Club of Cleveland’s 35th annual Fine Print Fair in the Ames Family Atrium, the sound component of Ámà: The Gathering Place will be turned off September 12–15. For a complete list of dates the work will be inactive, see below.

The first commissioned artwork for the Ames Family Atrium, Ámà: The Gathering Place by Emeka Ogboh (Nigerian, b. 1977) is an installation integrating sound, sculpture, and textiles.

Saturday, May 25, 2019 to Sunday, September 22, 2019

Cai Guo-Qiang: Cuyahoga River Lightning features three monumental gunpowder works by Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang (b. 1957), known for his explosion events, gunpowder paintings, and installations, all using environmentally friendly material.

Sunday, February 17, 2019 to Sunday, February 9, 2020

Color and Comfort: Swedish Modern Design will present the modern styling of mid-twentieth-century Swedish design, featuring textiles, ceramics, and glass from the CMA’s collection.

Friday, August 2, 2019 to Sunday, December 1, 2019

This video features footage of the production of akwétè cloths. One of West Africa’s oldest and most celebrated textile traditions, akwétè is named for an Igbo community in southeast Nigeria and woven exclusively by women.

Sunday, July 7, 2019 to Sunday, October 6, 2019

Monsters captivated the imagination of medieval men and women, just as they continue to fascinate us today.

Saturday, June 8, 2019 to Sunday, September 22, 2019

As part of Cuyahoga50, a citywide commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the last Cuyahoga River fire and celebration of the progress made since toward clean water for all, the Cleveland Museum of Art will present two e