Recent Press Releases

Retrospective: David Lean Film Series Comes to Wex
Thu, Sep 25, 2008

The Wexner Center is devoting a monthlong retrospective in October to the films of David Lean, giant among British filmmakers and the director of Lawrence of Arabia (shown here in 70mm) and The Bridge On the River Kwai.  The 11-film series Retrospective: David Lean kicks off with the 1946...

Experimental Filmmaker Phil Solomon to Introduce Series of Grand Theft Auto Films
Thu, Sep 25, 2008

Installation Also on View for One Week


Kicking off three evenings of screenings, experimental filmmaker Phil Solomon will visit the Wexner Center for the Arts on Wednesday, October 1 to...

Bebe Miller Company Returns with World Premiere
Thu, Sep 18, 2008

Show Is Culmination of Longterm Creative Residency at Wexner Center and OSU

Award-winning choreographer and Ohio State dance professor Bebe Miller and her dance company return to the Wexner Center to perform the world premiere of the multimedia dance work Necessary Beauty...

Correction To Luc Tuymans Catalogue
Sun, Sep 14, 2008

The media line for the Luc Tuymans painting Gaskamer (pictured here) in the catalogue for the Luc Tuymans exhibition was omitted. The entire credit should read as follows.

Luc Tuymans

Gaskamer (Gas Chamber)

1986 Oil on...

Innovative Partnership Forged at Cutting Edge of Art, Fashion
Tue, Sep 9, 2008

Express Named Lead Sponsor for Wexner Center’s Warhol Show

Columbus—With an innovative combined gift of financial and viral marketing support, leading fashion retailer Express has come in as the lead sponsor for the Wexner Center exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms...

Indie Star Performs Velvet Underground Tribute Opening Day of the Warhol Exhibition
Mon, Sep 8, 2008

Kicking off the Warhol exhibition and the performing arts season, the Wexner Center presents Robert Forster Plays the Velvet Underground on Saturday, September 13 at 8 pm during the opening weekend of the Wexner Center exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms. One of the founders of...

Panel of Five Successful Local Businesswomen to Discuss Women, Business, and Philanthropy
Mon, Sep 8, 2008

Kaira Sturdivant Rouda—president of Columbus real estate company Real Living and author of the new book Real You Incorporated: 8 Essentials for Women Entrepreneurs—will lead a free panel discussion on entrepreneurship, branding, and philanthropy in the Wexner Center’s Film/Video Theater...

Get on the Warhol Bus: Wexner Center, COTA Join Forces
Fri, Sep 5, 2008

The Wexner Center has joined forces with the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) to offer a gallery admission discount for COTA riders coming to the Andy Warhol exhibition this fall. This partnership is intended to increase the public’s access to the exclusive U.S. presentation of Andy...

Downtown a Hub of Activity Evening of August 28
Thu, Aug 21, 2008

OSU Urban Arts Space Hosts Talks, Tours, Wine Tasting

 Wexner Center Takes Wex Drive-in Outdoor Film to Statehouse

Live Outdoor Music in Derby Court


In what is...

Wex Drive-in Continues August 21, Then Moves Downtown August 28
Tue, Aug 19, 2008

It’s been a record-breaking season for the Wexner Center’s Wex Drive-in Outdoor Film Fest so far this summer, with hundreds of people attending the June and July events. Two more free Drive-ins are coming up: the sci-fi classic 20 Million Miles to Earth on August 21 on the Wexner Center Plaza...