At the inaugural Front Triennial, powerful experiences come at a former station on the Underground Railroad and in drawings of gay life in Akron.
An organizer of an international triennial of contemporary art sold more than 110 artists on the charms of Cleveland and the surrounding area.
By incorporating music, immersive wallpapers and a Harlem walking tour, in addition to the decorative arts, the Cooper Hewitt hopes to transport visitors to another era.
Six of the Japanese ultra-Pop artist’s “infinity mirror” rooms and other works will be on view starting next year.
The city wants to attract visitors and international attention with contemporary art.
The Cleveland Museum of Art says its research shows that an ancient statue in its collection wasn’t looted from a site in Cambodia.