Recent Press Releases

More Warhol First Sundays on the Docket
Fri, Oct 24, 2008

Celebrity Soup, Faces and Places, and more

During the run of Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms, the Wexner Center is offering First Sundays, featuring free gallery admission and themed activities the first Sunday of every month (gallery admission is normally $8). Gallery hours...

Provocative Theater Director Returns to Wex with World Premiere
Thu, Oct 16, 2008

"She offers the pleasure of brazen theatrical inventiveness."—New Yorker on Young Jean Lee

Young Jean Lee’s Theater Company returns to the Wexner Center for the Arts October 30–November 2 for the premiere of THE SHIPMENT, a new work developed through the support of the Wexner Center...

Eclectic Jazz Lineup at Wex This Fall
Wed, Oct 15, 2008

Three jazz shows are on tap at the Wexner Center this fall: Israeli trumpeter Avishai Cohen and his quintet; Polish pianist Marcin Wasilewski and his trio; and Israeli singer Ayelet Rose Gottlieb (performing a multimedia show with a group of singers and musicians). All three will be presented...

Wexner Center Website Redesigned, New Patron Features Added
Tue, Oct 7, 2008

Bigger Site Highlights Social Media, Audio/Video, Breaking News, More

In conjunction with partner Resource Interactive, the Wexner Center for the Arts has redesigned its website at The overarching goal for the new site is to deepen the user experience, before and...

Six Next@Wex Shows Coming in October & November
Mon, Oct 6, 2008

"America's top model for how modern music should be respected equally with the other 'high' arts."— Manny Theiner, Pittsburgh City Paper on the Next@Wex series


The Next@Wex series this fall at the Wexner Center includes a wide range of music. With a returning...

Documentaries on Gay And Lesbian Education in Elementary Schools to Screen at the Wexner Center
Wed, Oct 1, 2008

Panel Discussion and Reception to Follow

On Tuesday, October 7, the groundbreaking documentary It’s Elementary and the follow-up It’s Still Elementary will screen at the Wexner Center for the Arts.

Debra Chasnoff’s It's Elementary—Talking About Gay Issues in School—screened...

Wexner Center Announces Fourth Annual International Performing Arts Series for Families
Mon, Sep 29, 2008

4-Show Series Includes Groups From Switzerland, Canada, and the U.S., with Special Engagement by Dan Zanes

Now in its fourth year, the International Performing Arts Series for Families at the Wexner Center once again offers innovative theater, dance, and music from around the globe...

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...

Ballet Boys

Enjoy 25% off purchases and complimentary gift-wrapping in the Wexner Center Store, a free film screening, an exclusive gallery tour, and more during Member Appreciation Days, coming up December 3–6.

Wexner Center for the Arts

The Wexner Center for the Arts will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 26; Heirloom Café will remain closed on Friday, November 27.