The Wexner Center for the Arts announced today that it will exhibit The Clock, an internationally acclaimed tour de force by artist Christian Marclay, on view January 27–April 7, 2013. This marks the first Midwest presentation of The Clocksince its London debut in 2010.
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Christian Marclay's The Clock makes Midwest Debut
Field & Screen Returns by Popular Demand
Field & Screen, a film series now in its fourth year at the Wexner Center, returns with a full slate of films and other events to shed light on issues surrounding food and the environment, as well as the pleasures that can be had from both. This year, the monthlong series in February features a history of the environmental movement, a look at the radioactive aftermath following the 2011 tsunami in Japan, the story of two foragers, a panel discussion about our relationship to the animal world, and much more.
Mellon Foundation Grant awarded to Wexner Center to support art and artists of Brazil
Columbus, OH— February 7, 2011—The Wexner Center for the Arts and The Ohio State University have been awarded a $782,300 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support a multidisciplinary, four-year initiative focusing on the vibrant visual and media arts culture in Brazil. The grant will support trans-institutional curatorial research and programming across exhibitions, film/video, and arts education—all in the spirit of developing in-depth and sustained creative and intellectual exchange. Over time, the center’s engagement with Brazil will include artist residencies and commissions, a film project and series, a significant exhibition and catalogue, lectures, scholarly symposia, and a postdoctoral fellowship to be shared with OSU.
Wexner Center Presale Period Begins for Fall Events
Performing Arts, Films, Public Talks Announced
Major Wex Film Events in Next Two Weeks
Launch of Wex at Gateway and Visit by Peter Bogdanovich Kick Off New Year
Sports and Masculinity Explored in Art
Group Exhibition Hard Targets Offers Provocative Look at Spectacle, Rituals, and Archetypes
French Artist Cyprien Gaillard Featured at Wexner Center
Peter Bogdanovich to Visit Wex
“He remains one of the best directors in America….”—David Thomson, The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Winter and Spring Events at the Wex Announced
Premieres, Commissioned Work, Visiting Filmmakers, and More
The Wexner Center announces its winter and spring events for the 2010. Just a few of the highlights:
Soul Revue Hits the Lincoln Theatre in Special Wex Event
Buzz Is Building for Show That Features National Headliners, Two Columbus Acts, Soul Brunch Warmup, and a Tribute to Bill Moss