This Week at CMA: 6.17.19–6.23.19 – CMA Thinker

This Week at CMA: 6.17.19–6.23.19 - CMA Thinker


Check out these must-attend events this week at the CMA.

Image courtesy Cleveland Museum of Art.




Limited flash sale tickets for Solstice 2019 are available Mon, 6/17! The sale continues until allotted tickets have sold out. The CMA will open at 12:00 p.m. on Sat, 6/22 and Sun, 6/23 due to Solstice.

Video courtesy Cleveland Museum of Art.



TWO WEEKS LEFT to see the new treasures from Japan. Tix purchased during the first rotation (4/9–5/19) can be redeemed to view the second rotation for free.

Cerro Prieto Geothermal Power Station, Baja, Mexico, 2012. Edward Burtynsky (Canadian, b. 1955). Digital chromogenic print on paper; 121.9 x 162.6 cm. New Orleans Museum of Art, Gift of the artist, 2016.46.22. © Edward Burtynsky, courtesy Weinstein-Hammons Gallery, Minneapolis / Metivier Gallery, Toronto



These photographic images explore humanity’s increasingly stressed relationship with water, the world’s most vital natural resource. This exhibition is part of Cuyahoga50.

Creation of the gunpowder work Cuyahoga River Lightning, 2018. Photo: Wen-You Cai, courtesy Cai Studio.



Showcasing three monumental gunpowder works — including one inspired by the Cuyahoga River — by contemporary Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang, this exhibition is part of Cuyahoga50. Cai Guo-Qiang joins David Stradling, co-author of Where the River Burned: Carl Stokes and the Struggle to Save Cleveland, for a lively discussion of Cai’s art and social and environmental matters on Wed, 6/26, free. More info/register. Learn more #ontheblog.

Right: Image courtesy Scott Shaw Photography for Cleveland Museum of Art.


Studio Go, the museum’s mobile art studio, brings hands-on art experiences to summer events and community celebrations across northeast Ohio. In this summer event series, Studio Go partners with Recess Cleveland every Friday for an outdoor experience featuring art-making, recess games, and ample outdoor activities on the CMA’s outdoor campus.



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