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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

 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 winter locations. Locations are Shaker Square and Crocker Park.

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

 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

 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

 Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography
Cleveland Museum of Art
Sunday, October 19th - Sunday, January 11th

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Oct. 19, 2014 - Jan. 11, 2015, Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Boulevard, Cleveland, (216) 421-7350

 Gifts from the Heart of Nature
Holden Arboretum
At Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Saturday, November 15th - Sunday, January 4th

Stop by the Corning Visitor Center and browse the wide selection of accessories, wood products, bath and beauty products, pottery, and more to finish your holiday shopping ahead of schedule while supporting The Holden Arboretum and local artists all at once.

Nov. 15, 2014 - Jan. 4, 2015, Holden Arboretum, 9500 Sperry Rd., Kirtland, Ohio 44094, Gifts from the Heart of Nature

 Mammoths and Mastodons
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Saturday, November 22nd - Sunday, April 19th

For millions of years they survived, great beasts weighing as much as eight tons and bearing tusks up to 16 feet long. Mammoths and mastodons were wonderfully successful creatures of the Ice Age. But despite their size and ability to adapt to different habitats, these early cousins of the elephant eventually went extinct.

Nov. 22, 2014 - April 19, 2015, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, University Circle, Cleveland, (216) 231-4600

 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Young Actor Series)
Weathervane Community Playhouse
Tuesday, November 25th - Sunday, December 21st

Joseph, his father's favorite son, is a boy blessed with prophetic dreams. When he is sold into slavery by his jealous brothers and taken to Egypt, Joseph endures a series of adventures in which his spirit and humanity are continually challenged.

Nov. 25 - Dec. 21, Weathervane Community Playhouse, 1301 Weathervane Lane, Akron, Ohio 44313, (330)-836-2626

 Hound of the Baskervilles
Actors' Summit Theatre
Wednesday, November 26th - Sunday, December 21st

An ancient curse, a homicidal hound, and murder on the moor, face the inimitable Sherlock Holmes. Fourteen characters given life by three actors, create a comedic tour de farce. Holiday slapstick, fun, and adventure for the whole family.

Nov. 26 - Dec. 21, Actors' Summit Theatre, Greystone Hall, 103 High Street, (330) 374-7568

 GLOW
Cleveland Botanical Gardens
Friday, November 28th - Sunday, January 4th

Cleveland Botanical Garden's winter spectacular returns for its third year bigger and brighter than ever before. Joining the magical indoor experience is an all-new outdoor walking tour of the gardens featuring unique works of holiday art and design created by Cleveland MC² STEM High School Students and thousands of dazzling lights.

Nov. 28, 2014 - Jan. 4, 2015, Cleveland Botanical Gardens, University Circle, Cleveland, (216) 721-1600

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