Public Programs

Wexner Center for the Arts


Hosted by 12 1/4 Circle

GenWex Presents

Programs developed by and for the Wexner Center's young patrons' group.

Thu, Nov 16, 2006 5:30 PM

Everyone's invited to celebrate the Wexner Center's multifaceted programming at this festive free reception hosted by the 12 1/4 Circle. Enjoy complimentary snacks and cash bar by Barley's Brewing Company, then make your way to tonight's attractions.

• Take a docent-led gallery tour of the current exhibitions at 5:30 and 6:30 PM
The exhibitions are on view tonight until 8 PM.

• Tour the Wexner Center's Art and Technology facility at 6 PM
(an advanced video studio and editing suite)

• Hear animator John Canemaker introduce a selection of his works at 7 PM

• Drop in the Wexner Center Store, open until 7 PM.

You can also visit Ohio State's Cartoon Research Library and see its current exhibition, Sugar and Spice: Little Girls in the Funnies. This show from the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center in Santa Rosa, California, looks at female characters in comics before and after Peanuts. (The entrance to the library is just up the grid walkway from the Wexner Center's own entrance.)

additional image credit

Jeff Koons
Balloon Dog, 1994-2001
Stainless steel with transparent color coating
121 x 143 x 45 in.
The Broad Art Foundation

Installation view at the Wexner Center
Photo: Nathan Robinson

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection closes Dec 31. Don't miss the exhibition artnet named among the world's 25 "must-see shows."

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)


9 AM - 6 PM
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10 AM - 6 PM