Overview

Overview

Arts & Medicine Institute Events

All events listed below are free and open to patients, families, visitors and employees.

For more information or to become involved in the Arts & Medicine Institute activities, please contact us:

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Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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For more information contact: artsandmedicine@ccf.org or 216.448.8330

Current Exhibition

Current Exhibition

Art Exhibition: FRONT

July 12 - September 30, 2018
Julia and Larry Pollock Gallery and Near the H Elevators
Cleveland Clinic main campus

Cleveland Clinic is a partnering institution with FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art. In the Julia and Larry Pollock Gallery, conceptual artist Sharon Lockhart will present an installation which includes a series of large format photographs of Polish young girls, specially designed benches and newspapers. Additionally, a dynamic abstract wall painting by Jan van der Ploeg will be painted on site near the H elevators during the first week in July and on view throughout the exhibition.

FRONT is an exhibition comprised of artist commissions, performances, films, and public programs that will launch its inaugural edition in July of 2018. An American City: Eleven Cultural Exercises, in collaboration with museums, civic institutions, and alternative spaces across Cleveland, Akron and Oberlin, will showcase over 100 ambitious projects, including performance and theater throughout the landscape and built environment. With a roster of national, international and area-based artists at all points in their career, FRONT will examine the ever-changing and politically urgent conditions of an American city

Ongoing Programs

Ongoing Programs

Performing Arts Program

A regular series of performances that provide audiences the opportunity to engage local artists, students and groups. This program is made possible through the generous support of many individuals, foundations, and companies.

Art Ambassador Program

Guided tours of Cleveland Clinic Art Collection: the Art Program offers guided, 45-minute tours of Cleveland Clinic's contemporary art collection, including information on the artists and their works. Tours are available for patients, guests and employees. Tours of three different collections housed in the Sydell & Arnold Miller Family Pavilion are available. The tours start at the Miller Lobby Information desk at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. every Wednesday. No reservation is necessary.

Art in the Afternoon

Guided art tours for individuals with memory loss and their care partners. Hosted by appointment for small groups at Main Campus or for larger groups at Lyndhurst Campus, these free tours provide a forum for conversation inspired by Cleveland Clinic's Art Collection. Art in the Afternoon tours are designed to lift the spirits, engage the mind, and provide an enjoyable social experience for those with memory loss, dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease. Pre-registration is required. 

For More Information

Visiting the Collection
To register you and your loved one or your facility group for Art in the Afternoon
Call: 216.442.3585
Email: ccartprogram@ccf.org

Arts Videos On-Demand

Arts Videos On-Demand

Arts Videos On-Demand

Enjoy the arts on Cleveland Clinic Patient Televisions.
The Arts and Medicine Institute is pleased to present a series of videos produced by Cleveland Arts Prize. Selections can be accessed through the On-Demand system by dialing 51616, and using catalogue numbers 667-698. These lively and interesting short documentary films highlight the life and work of visual artists, musicians, writers, architects and others who have been awarded a Cleveland Arts Prize.