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You Call That Art? Contemporary Art Exhibit Oct. 5 - Nov. 9; Opening Reception Oct 5, 6:30-9

The CAC's October 2013 Main Gallery Exhibition, You Call That Art?, examines contemporary ART as interpreted by Ohio Artists. Along the way, the exhibition will be homage to the seminal 1913 New York Armory Show, which forever changed the appearance, appreciation, and sales of Art in the United States. Over 100 major Ohio works, including 2D, 3D, and interactive pieces, will explore the question, "You Call That Art?" Aminah Robinson, Tim Rietenbach, Todd Slaughter, Malcolm Cochran, Sue Cavanaugh, and Andrea Myers are featured artists. SPECIAL HOURS FOR THIS EXHIBITION ONLY: Monday 1 p -- 9 p; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9 a -- 9 p; Friday and Saturday 9 a -- 4 p. 5 HIGHLIGHT EVENTS During This Exhibition: 1. Gala Opening Reception Oct 5, 6:30-9pm 2. Art Collecting 101 Oct. 12, 7-9pm Looking to launch your art collection but don't know where to begin? Spend an evening at the historic Cultural Arts Center with Columbus' top gallery owners. 3. 1000 Words/1000 Moves October 19, 7-9 pm One night only! Art, dance and poetry coalesce in an eclectic response to the 1913 New York Armory Show and the works displayed in CAC's Contemporary Art Exhibition, "You Call That Art?." 4. "The Impact of the Armory Show on American Art" Oct 26, 7-9 pm Spend an evening with "You Call That Art?" curator Tyler Cann, curator of Contemporary Art at the Columbus Museum of Art, and Melissa Wolfe, CMA curator of American Art, as they discuss and lend chronology to the significance of the International Exhibition of Modern Art of 1913. 5. "You Call That Art?" Closing Reception Nov 9, 7-9 pm sponsored by YOUR group or organization! Check out this unique opportunity for your corporate business, Young Professionals group or community agency to host the Closing Reception at the Cultural Arts Center. Call 614-645-7527 for details....more

Cultural Arts Center
139 West Main Street
Columbus, OH 43215

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Local Number: (614) 645-7514


Monday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM




General Pricing: FREE

Events Dates:

10/5/2013 - 11/9/2013


General Parking: FREE

You Call That Art? Contemporary Art Exhibit Oct. 5

The Columbus Cultural Arts Center in downtown Columbus, OH

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