5 in 15 Words: Museums
- Julian Stanczak: Recent Work
Sept. 12-Jan. 10, Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (MOCA), mocacleveland.org
Big, bold and red pieces will overwhelm with their sheer size and illusion of movement.
- Starry Dome: Astronomy in Art and the Imagination
Thru Dec. 23, Allen Memorial Art Museum, oberlin.edu/allenart
They had the same sky, but Mayan and Buddhist art is like night and day.
- MOTOWN: The Sound of Young America Turns 50
Thru Dec. 31, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, rockhall.com
Marvin Gaye’s clothes, Jr. Walker’s saxophone — reminders of a musically charged generation’s soul and passion.
- Dinosaurs: Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries
Oct. 10-Jan. 31, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, cmnh.org
Fresh research on old bones — including a walking T.Rex — sheds new light on dinosaur mysteries.
Nov. 21-Jan. 3, Cleveland Botanical Garden, cbgarden.org
Hansel and Gretel wannabes: Gingerbread houses dripping with gumdrops and icing make for tasty artwork.
museums & galleries
12:00 AM EST
August 20, 2009