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Play Time Volunteers Needed

Posted on Friday, July 31st, 2015

This is a truly unique part time opportunity to be apart of the Play Time exhibition at the Toledo Museum of Art. The role’s primary focus will be to monitor customer interaction with several works of art featured in the exhibition, including Harmonic Motion, a colorful, multi-sensory playground that allows children and adults to climb and play inside […]

September 2015 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted on Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Exhibition Openings In Motion: Dance and Performance in Art Sept. 18, 2015-Jan. 3, 2016, Works on Paper Gallery Since the dawn of human culture, dancing has been a powerful expression of movement and emotion. It can be part of celebration, formal performance or even religion, and has always been a natural subject for art. Spontaneous […]

TMA to Host Jacques Tati Film Festival August 6-9

Posted on Monday, July 20th, 2015

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Play Time, this four-day film festival presents the best works of famed director, writer and actor Jacques Tati. The triple threat – the writer/director/actor’s oeuvre is one of the most notable in film history – created the endearingly befuddled character Monsieur Hulot. A former mime, Tati’s early experiences acting […]

Artist Cam Fuller Returns to TMA

Posted on Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

What will masking tape artist Cameron Fuller do next? Find out when Fuller comes to Toledo later this week to create masking tape “drawings” at Fifth Third Field and at the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion as part of the Museum’s popular Play Time exhibition. The public will see Fuller at work near the […]

300 Years of French Landscape Painting Focus of Toledo Museum of Art Exhibition

Posted on Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Works by some of France’s most celebrated painters are featured in From the Collection: 300 Years of French Landscape Painting, a new exhibition opening July 17 at the Toledo Museum of Art. Curated by Lawrence W. Nichols, William Hutton senior curator of European and American painting and sculpture before 1900, this small, insightful show offers […]

Coming to Play Time? Things to Know Before Your Visit.

Posted on Friday, June 26th, 2015

This summer, it’s play time at the Toledo Museum of Art. Play Time, our current exhibition, has been a hit with visitors of all ages. Due to the popularity of the exhibition, we have instituted a timed-ticket process for Harmonic Motion, the giant crocheted playground currently installed in Canaday Gallery. While admission to Play Time is free, tickets are […]

August 2015 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted on Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Continuing Exhibitions Play Time May 22-Sept. 6, 2015, Throughout Museum In a world that prioritizes work, how do we encourage people of all ages to relish the benefits of play? Play Time celebrates the art of diversion and engages visitors in multi-sensory, interactive installations across the 36-acre Museum campus and in select locations around the […]

I-75 Construction Impacts Access to TMA

Posted on Friday, June 19th, 2015

Massive widening and reconstruction efforts are underway on I-75 that will impact travel to and from the Toledo Museum of Art through August 2016.  For the last travel information, visit the Ohio Department of Transportation website.  Here’s the latest information on ramp closures and lane restrictions directly affecting Museum traffic: • Through Friday, June 26, […]

Battery H Civil War Re-enactors Visit TMA June 19 and 20

Posted on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

On June 19 and 20, the modern Battery H Civil War re-enactors will present an educational demonstration on the Museum campus, including periodic live cannon firings. This Ohio-based re-enactment group represents the artillery battalion featured in Gilbert Gaul’s massive painting Battery H 1st Ohio Volunteers Light Artillery in Action at Cold Harbor, on loan to […]

Daubigny’s Auvers, Landscape with Plough Purchased by Toledo Museum of Art

Posted on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Auvers, Landscape with Plough, an oil painting dating from 1877 by Charles-François Daubigny (French, 1817-1878) has been acquired by the Toledo Museum of Art. Daubigny lived northwest of Paris in Auvers-sur-Oise during his later years and painted the surrounding farmlands as early 1860. This landscape painting was finished during the last year of the artist’s […]