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Latin American and Latino Art at the Allen
September 2, 2014–June 28, 2015

Latin American and Latino Art at the AllenExperience Latin American & Latino Art at the Allen Memorial Art Museum

The works range from Mexican Revolution-era prints to recent conceptual installations. Organized into thematic groupings—religion and the sacred, immigration and exile, and death and violence, for example—many of the works are on view at the AMAM for the first time.

The exhibition showcases the breadth and quality of a collection shaped, not only as a result of purchases, but also through gifts from individual collectors who championed Latin American art of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Allen Memorial Art Museum-Oberlin College
87 North Main Street | Oberlin OH 44074
440.775.8665

http://www.oberlin.edu/amam/latinamericanart.html

 



WKSU Arts & Culture Partners

 Countryside Conservancy Farmers' Market
Countryside Conservancy
At Howe Meadow
Saturday, May 10th - Saturday, October 25th

The Countryside Conservancy presents a Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon, continuing through Saturday, Oct. 25. The Conservancy also features a farmers' market on Thursdays in Highland Square through Oct. 2.

Saturdays now through Oct. 25, Howe Meadow, 4040 Riverview Rd., Peninsula, (330) 657-2542; Thursdays now through Oct. 2, Highland Square, Conger Avenue and West Market Street

 North Union Farmer's Market
North Union Farmers’ Market
At See Event Details
Wednesday, May 14th - Saturday, December 20th

North Union Farmer's Market is proud to present Northeast Ohio with fresh produce through its seven spring & summer locations. Locations include Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, University Hospitals Market, Cleveland Clinic Beachwood Market, PlayhouseSquare/CSU Market, Shaker Square Market, Crocker Park Market, and Chagrin Falls Market.

May 14 through December 20, various locations (see www.northunionfarmersmarket.org for days, times and details), (216) 751-7656

 National First Ladies' Library Presents Mom in Chief
National First Ladies' Library
At National First Ladies' Library Education and Research Center
Sunday, June 1st - Friday, January 9th

The National First Ladies' Library presents "Mom-in-Chief," an exhibit that focuses on the everyday, private and special events between a mother and her children. Family celebrations, such as weddings and births, become reasons for national merriment as the First Lady fulfills her role in the spotlight. The exhibit looks at the highs and lows of family life while living in the White House.

Now through Jan. 9, 2015, National First Ladies' Library, 205 Market Ave. South, Canton, (330) 452-0876

 Intent to Deceive: Fakes and Forgeries in the Art World
Canton Museum of Art
Thursday, August 28th - Sunday, October 26th

Follow the Canton Museum of Art into the intrigue-filled world of art forgery as we present the Midwest premiere of Intent to Deceive, a national touring exhibition which will challenge gallery visitors to spy original masters from forged copies. This ground-breaking exhibition spotlights five of the world's most notorious con artists, illuminating their dubious legacies and examining how their talents and audacity assaulted the art world for much of the 20th century through the present day.

Aug. 28 - Oct. 26, Canton Museum of Art, (330)-453-7666

 Patterns of Nature by Rebecca Hutchinson
Canton Museum of Art
Thursday, August 28th - Sunday, October 26th

Rebecca Hutchinson reveals Patterns of Nature in her engaging Paper Clay ceramic pieces. Her work is large-scale, installation in format, and engages concerns for both the observation of place and the myriad of construction possibilities in building site-specific work.

Aug. 28 - Oct. 26, Canton Museum of Art, (330)-453-7666

 Latin American and Latino Art at the Allen
Allen Memorial Art Museum
Tuesday, September 2nd - Sunday, June 28th

This academic year, the Allen Memorial Art Museum will feature its Latin American collection in a comprehensive exhibition organized by Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Denise Birkhofer. The works range from Mexican Revolution-era prints to recent conceptual installations, organized into thematic groupings.

Sept. 2, 2014 to June 28, 2015, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, 87 North Main St, Oberlin, (440) 775-8665

 Edward Albee's 'Occupant' presented by Cesear's Forum
Cesear's Forum
At Kennedy's at Playhouse Square
Friday, September 19th - Saturday, October 25th

The regional premier of Edward Albee's 'Occupant' plays at Kennedy's Down Under Theatre in PlayhouseSquare, presented by Cesear's Forum. A tribute to American sculptor Louise Nevelson, 'Occupant' explores the process of self-fulfillment and with Albee's droll humor.

Friday & Saturdays Sept. 19 - Oct. 25, Sunday matinees, Sept. 28 & Oct. 12, Kennedy's Theater at PlayhouseSquare, (216)-241-6000

 The Merry Wives of Windsor at Great Lakes Theater
Great Lakes Theater
At Hanna Theater
Friday, September 26th - Sunday, November 2nd

The Merry Wives of Windsor performances will begin September 26 and go through November 2nd weekends.

Meet the rotund rascal Sir John Falstaff and the wise wives of Windsor in one of Shakespeare’s most raucous comedies. With an ego as big as his voracious appetite, Falstaff conspires to woo the two wealthiest married ladies in town and pocket their riches. However, Mistress Ford and Mistress Page devise a scheme of their own to teach him a well-deserved lesson in Wooing 101. Join us and feast on a hilariously magnificent treat of monogamously artful deceit.

WKSU Discount/Preview Nights-Merry Wives of Windsor, FRI, September 26; Les Misérable, FRI October 3; A Christmas Carol SAT November 29; Dial “M” for Murder, FRI February 27, & The Tempest, FRI, April 10, in which WKSU Members and listeners receive half off regular ticket prices.

Hanna Theater-Playhouse Square
2067 E 14th St,
Cleveland, OH 44115
http://www.greatlakestheater.org/

 Human Plus: Real Lives & Real Engineering
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Saturday, September 27th - Sunday, January 4th

Human Plus: Real Lives + Real Engineering tells compelling stories of engineers and users who design and use technologies to help themselves and others achieve their goals—from everyday routines to lifelong dreams. The exhibition offers visitors a chance to explore and create a range of low tech and high tech tools that restore and extend human abilities.

Sept. 27 - Jan. 4, 2015, Fawick Gallery, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, University Circle, (216)-231-4600

 Les Miserables at Great Lakes Theater
Great Lakes Theater
At Hanna Theater
Friday, October 3rd - Sunday, November 9th

The winner of over 100 international awards and witnessed by over 65 million people worldwide, this unforgettable blockbuster musical sweeps audiences through an epic tale of broken dreams, passion and redemption, set against the backdrop of a French nation in the throes of revolution.

Oct. 3 - Nov. 9, Hanna Theater, PlayhouseSquare, (216)-241-6000

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