Art Cart

Wearing gloves and guided by the Art to Go team, enjoy a rare opportunity to touch specially selected genuine works of art in an informal, intergenerational, and self-directed format. Group sessions can be arranged for a fee. Call 216-707-2468.

Monday, January 15, 2018, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Africa: Art From West and Central Africa
Touch wood sculptures, textiles and metalwork, all considered not only beautiful but possessing spiritual powers and feel an intimate connection to the peoples from three major art producing cultures: the Yoruba, Asante and Kuba.

Sunday, February 11, 2018, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Oodles and Oodles of Lines and Shapes
Explore how artists around the world have made functional objects as well as art objects using the visual elements of line, shape, and form.

Sunday, March 11, 2018, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Consumption & Exploration
The global market is not new. These objects trace the history of connections between Asia and Europe along the Silk Road, focusing on trade, cultural diffusion, colonialism, and globalization. 

Sunday, April 8, 2018, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Repeat, Repeat, Pattern, Pattern
Through repeating elements of design—line, shape, or color—artists create diverse and pleasing motifs, such as the diamonds, flowers, butterflies, birds, clouds, and mountains adorning these objects. 

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Docent’s Choice: Spring
Spring is a great time to enjoy our favorite things! These special objects are personally selected by the Art Cart docents.