Cleveland Museum of Art

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Turkey Demands the Return of More “Looted” Artifacts from American Museums

After demanding that New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art return 18 objects of art including several highlights of the Met’s collection that are currently on display in the museum’s Ancient Near East Galleries, the Turkish government has now contacted the Getty, the Cleveland Museum of Art and Harvard University’s Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection to present evidence … Continue reading

The Cleveland Museum of Art Chooses Non-White Colors for Its Gallery Walls

I recently had a visit from a friend who is a native of Cleveland. We were spending the afternoon at The Metropolitan Museum. While viewing a gallery of early-20th century American paintings, my friend remarked how uniformly white the walls were throughout the Museum.  She said that The Cleveland Museum of Art had painted its … Continue reading