Recent Press Releases

Zoom: Family Film Festival Returns

Wed, Nov 17, 2010

7th Annual Festival Includes Sesame Street, Charlie Chaplin, Animation Galore,

Breakfast Pajama Party, Ice Cream Social, Art Activities, and More

The Wexner Center’s popular Zoom: Family Film...

Wexner Center Presents Six Solos

Wed, Oct 27, 2010

Six Rising Artists in Six Resonant Multimedia Projects, On View Inside and Out

Opens in Conjunction with 21st Anniversary...

Wexner Center and Ohio State Receive Creative Campus Grant

Tue, Oct 12, 2010

Support Earmarked for Cross-Disciplinary Research & Development of Multimedia Theater Work About Mortgage Crisis

October 7, 2010—Columbus, OH—From an application field of 140 campuses, the Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State...

Wexner Center Hosts U.S. Premiere Of 2010 European Dance “Production of the Year”

Thu, Sep 23, 2010

"This could be the best production of the season.... It succeeds in knocking us off our feet."—De Standaard (Belgium), on les ballets C de la B’s Out of Context—for Pina

Columbus, OH—The leading European dance theater ensemble les ballets C de...

Wexner Center and Franklin Park Conservatory Collaborate for Unique Audio Play

Mon, Sep 13, 2010

Columbus, OH—With a special theatrical experience that is also a stroll in the park, the Wexner Center for the Arts and Franklin Park Conservatory will co-present Susurrus, an audio play designed for botanical gardens by Glasgow playwright and director David...

First Museum Survey of Mark Bradford Extended

Sun, July 11, 2010

Two-Year Cross-Country Tour to Four Museums Follows

“Stunning....profound and powerful.”—The Columbus Dispatch

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center has announced a...

Wexner Center Presale Period Begins for Fall Events

Sun, July 11, 2010

Performing Arts, Films, Public Talks Announced

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center for the Arts is pleased to launch its presale period for fall performing arts and select film and visiting filmmaker events. Tickets are on sale now through September 6 for Wexner Center members; tickets...

Groundbreaking Mark Bradford Microsite Shortlisted for Cannes Cyber Lion Award

Wed, June 23, 2010

Columbus, OH—Pinocchioisonfire.org, a microsite devoted to artist Mark Bradford and the exhibition of his work now on view at the Wexner Center for the Arts, is on the shortlist for a Cannes Cyber Lion award at the Cannes Lions 57th International Advertising...

First Wex Drive-In of the Summer Coming Up June 17

Thu, June 10, 2010

The fifth annual Wex Drive-In series kicks off next Thursday, June 17, outdoors on the Wexner Center Plaza, with Wes Anderson’s The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou. Hundreds of people attend these popular summertime events. Admission is free.

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Wexner Center Spearheads Kurosawa Tribute in June

Thu, May 27, 2010

“His influence on filmmakers throughout the entire world is so profound as to be almost incomparable.”—Martin Scorsese

On the occasion of the 100-year anniversary of the legendary filmmaker Akira Kurosawa’s birth, the Wexner Center is paying...