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Toledo Museum of Art Announces Master Plan to Unify its Campus and Increase Accessibility, Sustainability and Greenspace

Posted on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) announces today a comprehensive Master Plan for the institution, its buildings and surrounding campus, to be carried out over approximately 20 years. The first phase of the Master Plan, which developed out of TMA’s recent, long-range strategic planning process, focuses on TMA’s grounds as an urban park and oasis […]

Applications Being Accepted for Art Travel Scholarship

Posted on Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

The Toledo Museum of Art is now accepting applications for the Palmer Scholarship, which funds art-related travel for northwest Ohio residents. The Museum is inviting artists, photographers, students, and others pursuing an artistic endeavor away from home to apply for the award. While the scholarship funds airfare, meals, and hotel or housing, it does not […]

Two-Day Jewelry Celebration Kicks Off Feb. 10 at the Toledo Museum of Art

Posted on Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Presented by the TMA Ambassadors, the Jeans and Jewels Trunk Show is a uniquely casual event scheduled to take place Feb. 10 and 11 in the Toledo Museum of Art’s Glass Pavilion. The Jeans and Jewels Trunk Show begins with a ticketed extravaganza scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 10 from 7 to 11 p.m., which features […]

Toledo Museum of Art Displays Historical Bird Prints by ‘Father of American Ornithology’

Posted on Thursday, January 11th, 2018

TOLEDO, Ohio – The Toledo Museum of Art’s (TMA) first edition of Alexander Wilson’s pioneering multi-volume publication American Ornithology; or The Natural History of the Birds of the United States will take center stage when the exhibition Before Audubon: Alexander Wilson’s Birds of the United States opens April 21, 2018. The exhibition is curated by […]

February 2018 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted on Thursday, January 4th, 2018

New Exhibitions The Mummies: From Egypt to Toledo Feb. 3-May 6, 2018, Canaday Gallery In 1906 the founders of the Toledo Museum of Art, Edward Drummond Libbey and Florence Scott Libbey, visited Egypt, where they purchased a pair of Egyptian mummies as part of a collection of artifacts. Due to conservation issues and ethical considerations […]

Museum Members Offered Opportunity to Win Trip to Tuscany

Posted on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

A five-day trip for four will be awarded to a new or current member of the Toledo Museum of Art New and current members of the Toledo Museum of Art now have a chance to win a trip for four to Italy’s beautiful Monteverdi Tuscany, a rare boutique hotel, restaurant, and spa in an idyllic […]

Toledo Museum of Art explores issues surrounding the display of Egyptian mummies in special exhibition

Posted on Monday, December 18th, 2017

Early next year, the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) will present a rare opportunity to experience the three Egyptian mummies in its collection and consider some of the complex cultural and social questions surrounding their display. The exhibition will place the mummies in historical context by including additional Egyptian objects and artifacts from the TMA […]

January 2018 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

Posted on Friday, December 15th, 2017

Continuing Exhibitions Glorious Splendor: Treasures of Early Christian Art Through Feb. 18, 2018 Christian art borrowed heavily from non-Christian traditions in terms of its techniques, media, style and iconography. Glorious Splendor: Treasures of Early Christian Art traces these continuities through the most remarkable objects of the period: precious stones, metals and jewelry. The exhibition will […]

Toledo Museum of Art welcomes Patricia O’Toole as new Director of Finance

Posted on Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) announces that Patricia L. O’Toole has been hired to be the Museum’s director of finance. O’Toole began her appointment at TMA Dec. 11, 2017. In this role she will oversee the financial administration of the Museum. Since 2008, O’Toole has served as the director of operations at Hospice of […]

Toledo Museum of Art adds three Native American works of art to its collections

Posted on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Earlier this year the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) acquired three significant Native American works of art for its growing collection of Indigenous Art from around the world. The objects are on display together in an installation titled Collecting Now: Recent Acquisitions in the Museum’s Canaday Gallery through Dec. 31, 2017. TMA purchased the objects […]