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Recent Press Releases

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...

Global Architect David Adjaye to Deliver Glimcher Lecture at Wexner Center

Thu, Mar 25, 2010

“A rising star in the architecture world.”

—Nicolai Ouroussoff in The New York Times (May 3, 2009), on Adjaye

“A change agent.”

—EBONY magazine on Adjaye, in its Power 150 issue (Dec. 09/Jan. 10)

“Making a...

Director’s Dialogue on Art and Social Change: Climate and Culture

Tue, Mar 16, 2010

Columbus, OH—Leading artists and environmentalists convene in the Wexner Center’s Film/Video Theater Wednesday, March 31 at 7 pm for the annual Director’s Dialogue on Art and Social Change. This year’s topic, Climate and Culture, explores how artists and...

Rare North American Tour by Famed Japanese Choreographer Opens at Wexner Center April 16

Mon, Mar 15, 2010

“An uninterrupted reverie.....fascinating”—Liberation (Paris)

Columbus, OH—Japanese choreographer, designer, and dancer Saburo Teshigawara, who performs as KARAS, opens a rare North American tour of his latest work, Miroku, at the Wexner...

A Glowing Garden for Families

Mon, Mar 15, 2010

Five Public Performances of Digital, Interactive Theatrical

Spectacle Marks Return of Popular Italian Group

“It’s about theater as a shared experience.”—Tony Reekie, director of the Bank of Scotland’s Children’s Festival

Back by popular demand, Italy’s...

Member Registration for Summer Youth and Teen Workshops at the Wex Opens March 1

Wed, Feb 24, 2010

Public Registration Period Opens March 15

Registration for the Wexner Center’s popular summer workshops for youth and teens opens March 1 for Wexner Center members at the Household level and above, and March 15 for the general public.

These innovative half-day, weeklong...

Hybrid Video Theater Production Based on Hitchcock’s Classic Film Rope Premieres at Wexner Center

Mon, Feb 22, 2010

Columbus, OH—New York-based new media artist, director, and designer Reid Farrington will debut his hybrid video/theater work Gin & “It” at the Wexner Center March 4-7, 2010. Developed through the support of a 2009-’10 Wexner Center Residency Award, this...

Fourth Annual Out@Wex Festival Showcases New Queer Cinema

Tue, Feb 2, 2010

The Wexner Center presents the fourth annual Out@Wex film festival, featuring films from around the world that explore and celebrate GLBT (gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender) issues and subject matter. Slated for March 4–6, 2010 (Thursday through Saturday...

Josef Albers, Leaf Study IX, c. 1940Leaves on paper28 x 24 ¾ inches© The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/ Artists Rights Society New YorkPhoto: Tim Nighswander/Imaging 4 Art

Leap Before You Look: Black Mountain College 1933–1957
opens September 17, 2016.

Join us for the Fall Exhibition Preview on September 16.