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Glass Pavilion Closed Wednesday, August 27

Posted on Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

The Glass Pavilion will be closed today, August 27, due to a utility issue. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please visit toledomuseum.org for further updates on when the building reopens.

Like Summer, Video Game Exhibition at Toledo Museum of Art Departs Soon

Posted on Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Like summer, The Art of Video Games exhibition now at the Toledo Museum of Art will depart soon. The last day to experience the show in Toledo is Sept. 28. The Art of Video Games is one of the first exhibitions to explore the evolution of video games as an artistic medium. The show is […]

Filmmaker and Toledo Native Brett Leonard Joins Masters Series

Posted on Monday, August 25th, 2014

Play six degrees of separation with Toledo native Brett Leonard and you will be delivered a roster of Hollywood heavyweights: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins, Pierce Brosnan. All succumbed to Mr. Leonard’s directorial vision during the 1990s. The filmmaker—best known for his cult sci-fi hit The Lawnmower Man—will join Director Brian Kennedy for a […]

Locals Share Art That Inspires Them

Posted on Monday, August 18th, 2014

A new series of tours invites Toledoans to share which works of art in TMA’s collection have inspired them. Dubbed Localeyes, the experience allows artists, professors, musicians and other community members to share the Museum’s impact on them with the public. “So many people have such a deep connection with the Museum,” said Scott Boberg, […]

Toledo Museum of Art Hosts International Visual Literacy Conference Nov. 5-8, 2014

Posted on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

The Chinese proverb about pictures being worth a thousand words is truer today than ever. Control dials are being replaced by screens with icons on automobile dashboards; the printed page, by video. As Fortune Magazine put it recently, pictures are doing most of the talking these days. What is the impact of all these images […]

Statement Regarding Lawn Sprinkler Use During Water Conservation

Posted on Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

The Museum has received questions from the public about its use of lawn sprinklers during the city’s current call for water conservation due to maintenance issues at the Collins Park water treatment facility. The Toledo Museum of Art, as part of its sustainability initiatives, dug a well on its property last year and uses untreated […]

September 2014 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted on Monday, August 4th, 2014

Continuing Exhibitions The Art of Video Games Through Sept. 28, 2014, Canaday Gallery Striking visual effects and the creative use of new technology in games take center stage in this cross-generational, interactive traveling exhibition. This groundbreaking show is the first to examine video games as an art form. The exhibition features playable games, such as […]

Museum Cafe Open Today With Limited Service

Posted on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

The Toledo Museum of Art will be open regular hours today, Sunday, August 2. The Museum Cafe will also reopen with limited service. Lucas County and the surrounding communities continue to be under a water advisory. As the situation develops, the Museum’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages will be updated with the most current information.  

Museum Cafe Closed Saturday, August 2; Museum Open

Posted on Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

Due to the water advisory in place for Lucas County, the Museum Cafe will be closed until further notice. Access to water (drinking fountains, sinks, etc.) will also be restricted. The Toledo Museum of Art will be open regular hours Saturday, August 2. Check the Museum’s website, Facebook and Twitter accounts for status updates on the […]

Perrysburg Woman Named CFO at Toledo Museum of Art

Posted on Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Mary K. Siefke of Perrysburg has joined the Toledo Museum of Art staff as chief financial officer. “Mary’s background and experience make her highly qualified to manage the Museum’s financial operations and an excellent addition to the TMA staff,” said Chief Operating Officer Carol Bintz in announcing the appointment. A certified public accountant, Siefke had […]