Recent Press Releases

Acclaimed Animator Lewis Klahr Celebrated
Tue, Apr 6, 2010

Residency Award Helped Fund Creation of New Films

Monthlong Series Pairs Klahr’s Works with Other Films of His Choice;

Public Discussions; DVDs To Be Exclusively Available at Wex

“In the age of industrial sound and...

GenWex presents: OFF THE GRID 
Tue, Apr 6, 2010

Mega-Party at Wex Saturday, April 10

For its annual big fundraising event, GenWex—the Wexner Center’s young patrons’ group—hosts Off the Grid on Saturday, April 10 from 9 pm to 2 am throughout the Wexner Center for the Arts. Hundreds of people are expected to attend. Details follow...

Global Architect David Adjaye to Deliver Glimcher Lecture at Wexner Center
Thu, Mar 25, 2010

“A rising star in the architecture world.”

—Nicolai Ouroussoff in The New York Times (May 3, 2009), on Adjaye

“A change agent.”

—EBONY magazine on Adjaye, in its Power 150 issue (Dec. 09/Jan. 10)

“Making a mark on...

Director’s Dialogue on Art and Social Change: Climate and Culture
Tue, Mar 16, 2010

Columbus, OH—Leading artists and environmentalists convene in the Wexner Center’s Film/Video Theater Wednesday, March 31 at 7 pm for the annual Director’s Dialogue on Art and Social Change. This year’s topic, Climate and Culture, explores how artists and...

Rare North American Tour by Famed Japanese Choreographer Opens at Wexner Center April 16
Mon, Mar 15, 2010

“An uninterrupted reverie.....fascinating”—Liberation (Paris)

Columbus, OH—Japanese choreographer, designer, and dancer Saburo Teshigawara, who performs as KARAS, opens a rare North American tour of his latest work, Miroku, at the Wexner...

A Glowing Garden for Families
Mon, Mar 15, 2010

Five Public Performances of Digital, Interactive Theatrical

Spectacle Marks Return of Popular Italian Group

“It’s about theater as a shared experience.”—Tony Reekie, director of the Bank of Scotland’s Children’s Festival

Back by popular demand, Italy’s Compagnia T...

Member Registration for Summer Youth and Teen Workshops at the Wex Opens March 1
Wed, Feb 24, 2010

Public Registration Period Opens March 15

Registration for the Wexner Center’s popular summer workshops for youth and teens opens March 1 for Wexner Center members at the Household level and above, and March 15 for the general public.

These innovative half-day, weeklong...

Hybrid Video Theater Production Based on Hitchcock’s Classic Film Rope Premieres at Wexner Center
Mon, Feb 22, 2010

Columbus, OH—New York-based new media artist, director, and designer Reid Farrington will debut his hybrid video/theater work Gin & “It” at the Wexner Center March 4-7, 2010. Developed through the support of a 2009-’10 Wexner Center Residency Award, this...

Fourth Annual Out@Wex Festival Showcases New Queer Cinema
Tue, Feb 2, 2010

The Wexner Center presents the fourth annual Out@Wex film festival, featuring films from around the world that explore and celebrate GLBT (gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender) issues and subject matter. Slated for March 4–6, 2010 (Thursday through Saturday...

French Artist Cyprien Gaillard Featured at Wexner Center
Mon, Jan 25, 2010

Columbus, OH—The Wexner Center presents Cyprien Gaillard: Disquieting Landscapes, a selection of films and large-scale photographs made between 2005 and 2008 by the French artist. This body of work, showcasing Gaillard’s interest in a rereading of contemporary...

Man with a Movie Camera

Be here Monday, September 14 as Alloy Orchestra takes the stage in our Film/Video Theater to accompany a restoration of Dziga Vertov’s Man with a Movie Camera.

Fall 2015 preview

Tickets are now available for our knockout fall season—this is one you won't want to miss.