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Recent Press Releases

Shelley Bird Appointed to Wexner Center Foundation Board

Wed, May 12, 2010

May 11, 2010—The Wexner Center Foundation board has appointed Shelley Bird, executive vice president of public affairs at Cardinal Health, as its newest trustee.

At Cardinal Health, a Fortune 17 health care services company based in Dublin,...

Farmers’ Market on Campus The Market at 15th & High Kicks Off May 27

Thu, Apr 29, 2010

The Wayward Seed Farm and the Wexner Center for the Arts have joined forces to present The Market at 15th & High, an outdoor farmers’ market on the Wexner Center Plaza Thursdays from 4 to 7 pm, May 27 through October 28. The largest of its kind in the...

Mark Bradford Featured in First Museum Survey

Wed, Apr 28, 2010

New Works Developed as Part of Residency

Catalogue, Microsite Accompany Show

Two-Year Cross-Country Tour to Follow Columbus Debut

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Mark Bradford Microsite Launched to Enhance Exhibition

Wed, Apr 28, 2010

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center for the Arts, in partnership with Resource Interactive, has just launched an educational multimedia microsite devoted to acclaimed Los Angeles– based artist Mark Bradford and the survey exhibition of his work that premieres at...

Cinema Italiano Lights Up the Big Screens This Summer at the Wex

Mon, Apr 26, 2010

It’s all Italy, all the time on the big screens at the Wexner Center this summer—indoor and out. Both the outdoor Wex Drive-In series on the plaza and the indoor series fall under the umbrella title A Summer Abroad...

Site-Specific Piece by Philadelphia Photographer Zoe Strauss in Wexner Center’s Cafe

Mon, Apr 26, 2010

“Strauss registers moments of ebullience and sensitivity that transcend the bleakness of circumstance.” – Julia Bryan-Wilson, Artforum

A new site-specific piece by Philadelphia-based photographer Zoe Strauss—titled Works for Columbus, OH—is...

35 Ohio Filmmakers Chosen for Ohio Shorts Event May 8

Thu, Apr 22, 2010

Youth and Adult Divisions Encompass a Wide Range of Genres, by Filmmakers from All Corners of the State

Columbus—The Wexner Center is pleased to announce the 35 selected Ohio filmmakers—from 15 cities and towns across the state—whose short...

Artists Mark Bradford and Aminah Robinson in Conversation

Thu, Apr 22, 2010

As a prelude to the forthcoming exhibition of the work of Mark Bradford, the Wexner Center presents A Conversation with Mark Bradford and Aminah Robinson on Monday, May 3 at 7 pm in Mershon Auditorium. During this free public event, moderated by Wexner Center...

Acclaimed Animator Lewis Klahr Celebrated

Tue, Apr 6, 2010

Residency Award Helped Fund Creation of New Films

Monthlong Series Pairs Klahr’s Works with Other Films of His Choice;

Public Discussions; DVDs To Be Exclusively Available at Wex

“In the age of industrial sound and...

GenWex presents: OFF THE GRID 

Tue, Apr 6, 2010

Mega-Party at Wex Saturday, April 10

For its annual big fundraising event, GenWex—the Wexner Center’s young patrons’ group—hosts Off the Grid on Saturday, April 10 from 9 pm to 2 am throughout the Wexner Center for the Arts. Hundreds of people are expected to attend. Details follow...