Recent Press Releases

Wexner Center Hosts Luc Tuymans in Conversation with T.J. Clark in Annual Lambert Family Lecture
Mon, Oct 19, 2009

Luc Tuymans—whose work is currently featured in a critically acclaimed retrospective at the Wexner Center—will be in converstaion with renowned art historian and author T.J. Clark, one of the most inspiring teachers and avidly read scholars in the field, on Tuesday, November 10 at...

Harry Shearer Project Comes to Wex
Thu, Oct 8, 2009

Video Installation by Satirist Captures Obama, McCain, Others Just Before Going Live

The Silent Echo Chamber, a work by artist, actor, and writer Harry Shearer, features news feeds of politicians, television hosts, and commentators captured in the moments before they went live on...

Brilliantly Entertaining Irish Hit Play Is Wexner Center Season Highlight 
Tue, Oct 6, 2009

“As brilliant an original play as you are likely to see in the theater this year“—New York Sun

Internationally acclaimed Galway-based theater group Druid Ireland makes its local debut with Enda Walsh’s The Walworth Farce, presented by the Wexner Center at the Thurber Theatre on OSU’s...

Science Takes Center Stage in New Siti Company Show
Thu, Sep 24, 2009

Show Is Keynote Event of OSU Symposium on Narrative, Science, Performance

Longtime Wexner Center theater favorites the SITI Company returns to Columbus September 30—October 4 with another ensemble work co-commissioned by the Wexner Center, Who Do You Think You Are. This...

Canadian Dance Group Kidd Pivot Makes Columbus Debut
Thu, Sep 17, 2009

“A promising artistic voice.”—The New York Times, naming this show one of the highlights of the dance season

Canadian dance company Kidd Pivot, led by rising-star choreographer Crystal Pite—also a former member of William Forsythe’s famed Frankfurt Ballet—makes its Columbus debut...

Wexner Center Launches Mobile View of Web Site
Mon, Aug 24, 2009

New iPhone-, Smartphone-Friendly Version Leads The Way in Museum World

As part of a comprehensive effort to harness new media, the Wexner Center has launched a mobile version of its web site, This newly designed, slimmed-down view of the web site has been specially...

Children and Teens Show Off Artwork at Fusion Fest
Tue, Aug 11, 2009

Summer Youth Workshops Come to a Close with Art, DJ, More on August 14

Participants in the Wexner Center’s popular summer workshops for kids and teens will have a chance to publicly showcase their creativity at Fusion Fest 2009, this Friday from 5 to 7 pm at the Wexner Center....

Wexner Center Presents Soul Revue in Lincoln Theatre
Mon, Aug 3, 2009

Concert Includes Two Columbus Acts

In an event added today to the Wexner Center’s just-announced fall season, the Wex has booked Numero’s Eccentric Soul Revue for the recently renovated historic Lincoln Theatre, 769 E. Long St., Monday,...

Wexner Center’s Lively Fall Season Announced
Mon, Aug 3, 2009

The Wexner Center’s eclectic fall season features performing artists from England, Ireland, Brazil, New York, and elsewhere, including co-commissioned work; films from Turkey, France, Taiwan, and beyond; the sixth annual Zoom: Family Film Fest; and the first U...

Wex Drive-In Series Kicks Off June 18 with The Wolf Man
Thu, June 11, 2009

Free Movie, Free Jeni’s, A DJ, and More

Now a summer tradition attracting hundreds of visitors, the Wex Drive-In outdoor film series kicks off Thursday, June 18, on the Wexner Center Plaza, 15th Avenue and High Street, with the 1941 monster classic The Wolf Man. Admission is free....

Ballet Boys

Enjoy 25% off purchases and complimentary gift-wrapping in the Wexner Center Store, a free film screening, an exclusive gallery tour, and more during Member Appreciation Days, coming up December 3–6.

Wexner Center for the Arts

The Wexner Center for the Arts will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 26; Heirloom Café will remain closed on Friday, November 27.