Recent Press Releases

Innovative Partnership Forged at Cutting Edge of Art, Fashion

Tue, Sep 9, 2008

Express Named Lead Sponsor for Wexner Center’s Warhol Show

Columbus—With an innovative combined gift of financial and viral marketing support, leading fashion retailer Express has come in as the lead sponsor for the Wexner Center exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms...

Indie Star Performs Velvet Underground Tribute Opening Day of the Warhol Exhibition

Mon, Sep 8, 2008

Kicking off the Warhol exhibition and the performing arts season, the Wexner Center presents Robert Forster Plays the Velvet Underground on Saturday, September 13 at 8 pm during the opening weekend of the Wexner Center exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms. One of the founders of...

Panel of Five Successful Local Businesswomen to Discuss Women, Business, and Philanthropy

Mon, Sep 8, 2008

Kaira Sturdivant Rouda—president of Columbus real estate company Real Living and author of the new book Real You Incorporated: 8 Essentials for Women Entrepreneurs—will lead a free panel discussion on entrepreneurship, branding, and philanthropy in the Wexner Center’s Film/Video Theater...

Get on the Warhol Bus: Wexner Center, COTA Join Forces

Fri, Sep 5, 2008

The Wexner Center has joined forces with the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) to offer a gallery admission discount for COTA riders coming to the Andy Warhol exhibition this fall. This partnership is intended to increase the public’s access to the exclusive U.S. presentation of Andy...

Downtown a Hub of Activity Evening of August 28

Thu, Aug 21, 2008

OSU Urban Arts Space Hosts Talks, Tours, Wine Tasting

 Wexner Center Takes Wex Drive-in Outdoor Film to Statehouse

Live Outdoor Music in Derby Court


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Wex Drive-in Continues August 21, Then Moves Downtown August 28

Tue, Aug 19, 2008

It’s been a record-breaking season for the Wexner Center’s Wex Drive-in Outdoor Film Fest so far this summer, with hundreds of people attending the June and July events. Two more free Drive-ins are coming up: the sci-fi classic 20 Million Miles to Earth on August 21 on the Wexner Center Plaza...

2008-‘09 Wexner Center Residency Award Recipients Announced

Tue, Aug 12, 2008

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center is pleased to announce its 2008–’09 Residency Award recipients in all programming areas. An essential part of the Wexner Center’s role as a creative research laboratory for artists, the Residency Award program also helps to fulfill The Ohio State University’s...

Fall 2008 Season Announced at Wexner Center

Thu, Aug 7, 2008

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center for the Arts announced its fall season at a launch party last week. In addition to the exclusive U.S. presentation of the exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms and special programs related to that show, the Wexner Center will offer a full...

Wexner Center Names New Exhibitions Curatorial Team

Thu, Aug 7, 2008

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center for the Arts announced today the appointment of two new members of its curatorial team in the exhibitions department:

Catharina Manchanda, previously curator at Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University in St. Louis, is the new Senior...

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Wexner Center holding “15 Seconds of Fame” TV commercial contest for Warhol show

Wed, Aug 6, 2008

Calling all Warhol fans, iMovie jockeys, and aspiring video directors: In the spirit of Warhol’s  “15 minutes of fame” prediction, the Wexner Center is offering the public chance create a 15-second TV commercial for the upcoming Wexner Center exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other...