Superman: From Cleveland to Krypton – An Exhibit

Follow the creative birth of Superman in Cleveland through his nationwide popularity, his influence on the current superhero craze, and the continued love the community has for its homegrown superhero. This exhibit features memorabilia, art, and artifacts from the Mike Curtis Collection of Superman Memorabilia and other prominent collectors. OPENING May 6 Main Library, Brett Hall, 1st, 2nd and 3rd …

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Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks

Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks On Exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Art January 22nd, 2017 to April 23rd, 2017 With no formal training, Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960–1988) succeeded in developing a new and expressive style to become one of the most influential artists in the postmodern revival of figurative painting during the 1980s. In a series of notebooks from the early …

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Board of Trustees Meeting

March 16, 2017 Trustees Room Louis Stokes Wing 12:00 Noon AGENDA I. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of 2/16/17 and Advocacy Taskforce Meeting of 2/13/17. II. COMMUNICATIONS III. MOTION TO TEMPORARILY SUSPEND THE REGULATIONS IV. FINANCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Mr. Seifullah, Chair) A. Resolution to Accept Gifts for the Month of February———–EXHIBIT 1 B. Third Amendment to …

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Honoring the Life & Work of Zelma Watson George

An Exhibit and Program Saturday, March 25, 2017 • 2:00 p.m. Main Library, Special Collections, 3rd floor Honor the life and work of Dr. Zelma Watson George (1903–94). Dr. George was a sociologist, musicologist and performer who broke the color barrier on Broadway in 1950. She came to Cleveland to research African-American music using the resources at the Cleveland Public …

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