MOCA Cleveland presents programs throughout the year, geared toward all audiences. Artist talks, gallery tours and programs like One Hour | One Work make learning about current exhibitions exciting. The MOCA ArtSquad's Beauregard and Cherry are here to help our newest and youngest art lovers to LOOK. THINK. SHARE. MOCA also knows how to throw a party from time to time. Bring your friends and enjoy a night on the town in the iconic MOCA building with innovations on nightlife inspired by the art in the galleries.
 
To host your own event at MOCA, call 216.421.8671or email events@mocacleveland.org. Visit our facility rental page for more information.

 

Full Calendar of Events:

27
Jan
Exhibition Program
Friday 7:00pm

Free + open to all

Come celebrate a new year and a new season featuring Adam Pendleton: Becoming Imperceptible and Lisa Oppenheim: Spine. Becoming Imperceptible is the largest solo presentation of the artist’s work to date and it features works that layer aesthetic and cultural movements such as Minimalism, Dada, concrete poetry, and Black Lives Matter.

28
Jan
Exhibition Program
Saturday 3:00pm

Free with museum admission

Please join us for a reception and talk with exhibiting artist Lisa Oppenheim who will give insight into her process and the inspiration behind Spine, her first solo museum exhibition in the United States.

3
Feb
Friday 8:00pm

Pay what you can ($5 suggested donation, free for members)

You provide the film, we provide the projector, and the audience provides the cheers, jeers, or curious silence. Open Projector Night brings experts and novices together to share and review a diverse range of original short films, open mic-style. All genres are welcome from experimental pieces to animated narratives, so there’s no telling where the night will go. Films must be 10-minutes or less and are added to the line-up on a first-come, first-served basis until we reach a 60-minute program.

17
Feb
Education Program
Friday 10:00am11:00am

Free with museum admission

Free and open to all. Registration required, contact Elizabeth Culp at 216.421.8671. 

Calling MOCA’s youngest art lovers! Bring your grown-up to play and create at the Museum! Preschoolers 3 + 4 years old explore, move to, and celebrate today’s art and ideas in bite-sized pieces.

10
Mar
Friday 8:00pm

Pay what you can ($5 suggested donation, free for members)

You provide the film, we provide the projector, and the audience provides the cheers, jeers, or curious silence. Open Projector Night brings experts and novices together to share and review a diverse range of original short films, open mic-style. All genres are welcome from experimental pieces to animated narratives, so there’s no telling where the night will go. Films must be 10-minutes or less and are added to the line-up on a first-come, first-served basis until we reach a 60-minute program.

7
Apr
Friday 8:00pm

Pay what you can ($5 suggested donation, free for members)

For this special teen edition of Open Projector Night, we are showcasing the work of teen filmmakers.

5
May
Friday 8:00pm

Pay what you can ($5 suggested donation, free for members)

You provide the film, we provide the projector, and the audience provides the cheers, jeers, or curious silence. Open Projector Night brings experts and novices together to share and review a diverse range of original short films, open mic-style. All genres are welcome from experimental pieces to animated narratives, so there’s no telling where the night will go. Films must be 10-minutes or less and are added to the line-up on a first-come, first-served basis until we reach a 60-minute program.