Recent Press Releases

Horrigan in Columbus Monthly
Tue, July 18, 2006

“In the Media,”, July 2007


The Quiet Man

Bill Horrigan speaks softly but carries a big reputation while making the Wexner Center into a leading (but sometimes locally overlooked) outpost in the world of avant-garde film.

by Charlie Toft...

Campus Hop to Be Held July 13 on High Street
Wed, July 5, 2006

A Campus Hop, featuring an outdoor B-movie at the Wexner Center, street musicians, sidewalk sales, restaurant discounts and more, will be held on Thursday, July 13, from 5 to 10 p.m. The public is invited to come to the campus area, experience the new South...

Wexner Center Focused on Audience Development in Hires for Marketing, Outreach, and Patron Service
Mon, June 26, 2006

Three new staff members have joined the Wexner Center for the Arts this spring, all devoted in varying degrees to audience development, marketing and communications, visitor services and experience, and...

Shiny Brings Bling to the Wexner Center This Fall
Thu, June 22, 2006

Visually Dazzling Exhibition Includes Work by Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, Josiah McElheny, Rachel Harrison, More

Columbus, OH—The exuberant exhibition Shiny, featuring 13 (literally) shiny works by ...

June Music Lineup at the Wex: Jazz, Neofolk, Indie Rock
Thu, June 8, 2006

The Wexner Center’s June music roster includes appearances by neofolk guitarists Glenn Jones and James Blackshaw, European jazz and tango master Richard Galliano, and...

B-Movies Invade the Wexner Center This Summer
Mon, May 15, 2006

Six nights of double features through August; ticket packages available

Back by popular demand, the Wexner Center’s summer B-movie series returns after a four-year...

11th Annual Ohio Short Film & Video Showcase 2006 to Be Held Next Week at the Wexner Center For The Arts  
Fri, May 5, 2006

Showcase Includes Youth Division Featuring Film Works by Teens

Ohio Artists Also Featured in the Box Video Screening Space

Now in its 11th year, the Ohio Short Film & Video Showcase will bring together an impressive array of 13...

Six Years in the Lives of Five Families Fighting Childhood Cancer
Mon, May 1, 2006

A Lion In the House

Local Premiere Screenings at the Wexner Center May 16–17

Acclaimed Documentary by Ohio Directors Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert

World Premiered at Sundance in January


Bestselling Author and Bexley Native Bob Greene to Read from New Book about Lifelong Friendship
Thu, Apr 27, 2006

Greene to Appear at Wexner Center May 7 for Exclusive Reading and Reminiscence in Honor of Jack Roth

“Emphasizes the value and rarity of...longstanding friendships.”— Library Journal, on And You...

Wexner Center Residency Awards
Tue, Apr 25, 2006

The Residency Award program is an essential part of the Wexner Center’s work as a creative research laboratory for artists and audiences. Residency Award artists, chosen by the center’s curators and the director, receive significant financial resources and technical support to develop new work...

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.