Recent Press Releases

Wexner Center for the Arts “Zooms” into 5th Annual Family Film Festival 
Wed, Nov 12, 2008

4-Day Festival Includes Local Premieres, Jumprope Extravaganza, Cereal & Pajama Party, Live Music, Ice Cream Social, More

The Wexner Center’s Zoom: Family Film Festival (formerly Columbus International Children’s Film Festival), featuring films from around the globe, will take...

International Warhol Symposium at Wexner Center
Mon, Nov 10, 2008

To shed more light on Warhol’s work and continuing influence—and on the occasion of the exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms—the Wexner Center presents the symposium Andy Warhol: Outer and Inner Dichotomies on Friday-Saturday, November 14–15. This event will feature members of...

Author and Art Critic Arthur Danto to Speak 
Fri, Oct 24, 2008

In conjunction with current exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms, The Wexner Center presents a talk by revered art critic Arthur Danto who will be discussing his forthcoming book The Windows at Bonwit Teller: Where Andy Became Andy Warhol, on Tuesday, December 2 at 7 pm in the...

Dean & Britta Concert, Music Panel Slated
Fri, Oct 24, 2008

In conjunction with Andy Warhol Other Voices, Other Rooms, now on view at the Wexner Center, indie darlings Dean Wareham and Britta Phillips will perform 13 Most Beautiful... Songs for Andy Warhol's Screen Tests on Thursday, November 20 at 8 pm in the Wexner Center Performance Space. Husband...

Andyland Party Brings Glitter and Glam to Wex
Fri, Oct 24, 2008

In a late-night bash celebrating all things Warhol, the Wex presents Andyland on Saturday, November 8 from 10 pm–2 am. It’s a night of moving, shaking, and stargazing, with fine food and beverages on hand—all revolving around the exhibition Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms. Visitors can...

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...

Jane B. par Agnès V.

See iconic actress Jane Birkin through the eyes of filmmaker Agnès Varda in a special double feature on Saturday, October 10. 

The Decline of Western Civilization

Don't miss your chance to see filmmaker Penelope Spheeris introduce her iconic The Decline of Western Civilization on Friday, October 23—get your tickets now.