Two days and counting 'til Jean-Pierre Melville's intense, uncompromising #resistance drama ARMY OF SHADOWS hits our big screen in beautiful 35mm. See you Friday at 7 PM! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Two days and counting til JeanPierre Melvilles intense uncompromising resistance

Army of Shadows - Trailer

Philippe (Lino Ventura), aided by Resistance compatriots including maitresse of disguise Mathilde (Simone Signoret), goes underground in the face of the Germ...

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Former long distance runner-turned-contemporary artist Carmen Winant on her new work in GRAY MATTERS. #SportsMW #WomenMW
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Works featured: Carmen Winant, "The Answer is Matriarchy," 2016 (detail). Image reproductions. Dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist.
Suzanne McClelland, "Rank (Billionaires)," 2017. Acrylic and archival glitter on linen. 2 panels: 84 x 72 in. each. Courtesy of...
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Need a good summer read? Over the next four weeks, the staff at the Wexner Center store will be sharing weekly picks of some of their favorite things on the shelves. Here's Alayna Reckner with hers:
“This graphic novel 'A Lawyer In History: A Graphic Biography Of Radical Attorney Leonard Weinglass' by Seth Tobocman is awesome! A great intro to US history from the 1960s to present day and an...
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Our big summer film series, "The New Hollywood: Deep Cuts 1967-78," gets underway on Thursday, July 6 with LEADBELLY. Gordon Parks' final big-screen feature was called "one of the best biographies of a musician I've ever seen" by Roger Ebert on its release in May 1976. Catch up with this blues-filled treat in 35mm! Screening info: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Our big summer film series The New Hollywood Deep Cuts 196778 gets
In late November, the Wex will present the world premiere of a brand new co-commissioned work by choreographer Bebe Miller: DANCING IN THE MAKING ROOM. Hate to wait that long? We hear you, so on Thursday, July 13 at 7 PM, we'll present a work-in-progress showing and discussion that's FREE for all! Space for this special event is limited - click through to reserve your spot now: [ Bit.ly Link ]
In late November the Wex will present the world premiere of a
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It's International #MuseumWeek! And we're extra excited because this year's focus on "women and culture" is a perfect match for #allwomenallyear" in the Wex galleries! Look for posts in the coming days that connect with each day's hashtag. First up for #FoodMW, an artful mini carrot cake from @heirloomcafe, co-owned and operated by Kimberly Scaggs. ???? #womenmw
Its International MuseumWeek And were extra excited because this years focus on
Hey, picture takers! Another IGCBUS Instameet is happening at #theWex on Saturday, June 24! We can't wait to see what happens when your skills connect with Peter Eisenman's architecture and our amazing and inspiring exhibition GRAY MATTERS. ✨ Follow @igcbus on Instagram for more details and lots of great photos.
Hey picture takers Another IGCBUS Instameet is happening at theWex on Saturday
A “strange, often thrilling, always surprising film,” according to The New York Times, LEON MORIN, PRIEST captures the erotically charged verbal sparring between a priest (Jean-Paul Belmondo) and a young widow (Emmanuelle Riva) in occupied France. It's the second and final film in the mini-retrospective "Jean-Pierre Melville at 100," screening in 35mm next Saturday, June 24 at 7 PM. [ Bit.ly...
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A strange often thrilling always surprising film according to The New York
"I am honored to work at a place where diversity is supported, in every form, and inclusion is not theory in concept it is theory in practice. Today I will celebrate Pride Month by marching with the Human Rights Campaign as an out and proud member of the team at the Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University! Live out! Live Loud! Be Proud of who you are and where you work."...
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This weekend! Watch musicians of Mali play and speak out to keep a vibrant tradition of secular music alive in the face of religious extremism. A visual delight with a fantastic soundtrack, MALI BLUES screens tonight and tomorrow at 7 PM. You can get tickets at the door, but why wait? Get 'em online now: [ Bit.ly Link ]
This weekend Watch musicians of Mali play and speak out to keep
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Thanks to all who came out to see GIMME SHELTER - you helped make it a great opening night for Wex Drive-In '17! We'll be back on the Plaza July 20 for a free screening of the phenomenal concert doc WATTSTAX with a live opening set by Liquid Crystal Project! More info: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Thanks to all who came out to see GIMME SHELTER you helped
The skies are clearing and we are ON for Wex Drive-In on the Plaza tonight with GIMME SHELTER! ⭐ Bring a chair or blanket and get here by 8 to catch a live set by DANA & pick up treats from Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams, Mikey's Late Night Slice, Hai Poké, Seventh Son Brewing and Elizabeth's Records!
The skies are clearing and we are ON for Wex DriveIn on
"Rarely has a film shown so truly that place in the heart where hope lives with fatalism."—Roger Ebert on ARMY OF SHADOWS. Jean-Pierre Melville's gripping take on life in the French Resistance was also his most personal work, informed by his own experiences as a Resistance member. See it here in 35mm on Friday, June 23 at 7 PM to celebrate the centenary of Melville's birth. More info &...
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Rarely has a film shown so truly that place in the heart
Ever thought of being a docent and leading tours for groups visiting the Wexner Center? Join us Thursday at 5 PM for Drinks with Docents! ☕ We'll have cocktails, conversation, a tour of GRAY MATTERS and a chance to hear more about the fun of being a Wex docent, from making new friends and getting a first look at new exhibitions to sharing your love of contemporary art with others. More info:...
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Ever thought of being a docent and leading tours for groups visiting
It's almost here! ???? Wex Drive-In happens this Thursday night with GIMME SHELTER in 35MM, food trucks, local beer, a pop-up sale with Elizabeth's Records & a live opening set by DANA at 8PM! Here's everything you need to know: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Its almost here Wex DriveIn happens this Thursday night with GIMME SHELTER
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This week's special at Heirloom: the chicken salad wrap, a cool and creamy convergence of Gerber Amish chicken, seasoned mayo, red grapes, and walnuts in a spinach wrap! #nom
This weeks special at Heirloom the chicken salad wrap a cool and
2017 Columbus Arts Festival Day 3! Stop by and see us for swag, snacks, and a chance to win a Wex prize package! We're here 'til 5 PM on Civic Center Drive, close to Bicentennial Stage.
2017 Columbus Arts Festival Day 3 Stop by and see us for
Go behind the scenes of our striking exhibition GRAY MATTERS with Senior Curator Michael Goodson and artists Bethany Collins, Michelle Grabner, Nancy Rubins, Arlene Shechet, Xaviera Simmons, and Carmen Winant. ✨
Go behind the scenes of our striking exhibition GRAY MATTERS with Senior

Gray Matters - Behind the Scenes

Take a closer look at Gray Matters, the multifaceted survey of 37 women artists currently on view at the Wex, in this new video. You'll hear commentary from ...

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"Arguably his greatest work," according to Chicago Reader, Jean-Pierre Melville's French resistance drama ARMY OF SHADOWS was unreleased in the US for almost 40 years. See it in glorious 35mm as part of our mini-retrospective to celebrate the filmmaker's 100th birthday, Friday, June 23 at 7 PM! More info: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Arguably his greatest work according to Chicago Reader JeanPierre Melvilles Fren