Wexner Center for the Arts, The 1871 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43210 Work614-292-3535 Visit Web Site
The Wexner Center for the Arts is one of the nation’s premiere cultural gems--an internationally known contemporary arts center at The Ohio State University. The Center offers exhibitions, performances, films, artistic residencies and educational programs. The building, a landmark of postmodern architecture, houses galleries, performance spaces, a film video theater, a store and a cafe.
From the intimate, cabaret-style concerts in our black box theater to large-scale events in or 2,500 seat Mershon Auditorium, the Wexner Center offers a wide variety of performances – dance, theater, jazz, world music, electronica and more. In the Wexner Center Film/Video Theater, you can watch rarely screened movies from near and far, the latest independent features and classics from Hollywood and abroad.
The galleries are open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Sunday from 11 AM to 6 PM and Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 11 AM to 8 PM. The galleries are closed on Mondays and between exhibitions.
Admission to the galleries is just $5 for the general public, and free for Wexner Center members, college students with ID, and anyone under 18. All visitors are admitted to the exhibitions for free on Thursdays after 4 PM and on the first Sunday of each month.
Cruzamentos: Contemporary Art in Brazil 2-1-2014 thru 4-20-2014
This four-gallery exhibition - with an accompanying publication - is the culmination of an in-depth inquiry into contemporary Brazilian visual culture. Brazil emerged as a force in contemporary art during the 1960s with the rise of Tropicalia, a loosely knit artist movement led by central figure Hel
Cyro Baptista's Banquet of the Spirits 3-6-2014
Fred Hersch Trio 3-28-2014
Young Jean Lee's Theater Company STRAIGHT WHITE MEN 4-10-2014 thru 4-13-2014
A Taste of Brazil in Columbus
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Catch The Clock at the Wexner Center Before Time Runs Out
Avant garde art, up and coming artists, creative reuses of space, food truck masterpieces and more await your visit.
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