January 18, 2013April 14, 2013
Corin Hewitt will convert the Museum’s Toby Devan Lewis Gallery into a combined studio, theatrical stage, and exhibition space, using the walls as a site of activity. Shifting and unsettled, Hewitt's project will draw audiences into a dialogue about artistic process, and the museum as a space for production.
May 3, 2013August 11, 2013

Light from the sun takes 8.3 minutes to reach the Earth. Light from the stars of distant galaxies can travel for thousands of years before we see it. When we look up at the sky, we are looking back in time.

October 8, 2012December 30, 2012
Dazzling with energy, David Altmejd’s sculptures are both mesmerizing and grotesque. For his installation at MOCA Cleveland, Altmejd has created one of his largest vitrine work to date, drawing viewers into his unique vision of entropy and regeneration.

Jeffry Chiplis, Dana Depew, Elizabeth Emery, and Jenniffer Omaitz

August 24, 2013October 13, 2013

Everything All At Once features four Cleveland-based artists who make sense of the world through restructuring and assembling found materials. These common things—picked up, repainted, repaired, or completely transformed—navigate between the ordered space of the museum and the material jumble of the outside world.

David Altmejd, Walead Beshty, Jeremy Blake, Louise Bourgeois, Katharina Grosse, David Hammons, Jacqueline Humphries, Oliver Husain, Gordon Matta-Clark, Corey McCorkle, Henrique Oliveira, Barry Underwood, William Villalongo, Jennifer West, Rachel Whiteread, and Haegue Yang

October 8, 2012February 24, 2013
A new MOCA Cleveland. Dramatic structure. Dynamic galleries. The inaugural exhibition at MOCA Cleveland’s new building takes an in-depth look at how artists engage with architecture and concepts of space.

Jeremy Blake, David Hammons, Oliver Husain, Corey McCorkle, Jennifer West, Haegue Yang

October 8, 2012February 24, 2013
This series explores how artists have used time-based media to engage space and architecture through duration, performance and embodied perspective.
March 16, 2013June 9, 2013

In addition to their solo art practices, Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller have collaborated on a number of projects that investigate perception and immersive environments. The Paradise Institute is one of their most ambitious and complex works to date, exploring the psychological effects of cinema.

March 16, 2013June 9, 2013
​MOCA Cleveland presents Kate Gilmore’s first solo museum exhibition, featuring a newly commissioned work. Gilmore’s performances involve physical challenges, which combine elements of humor and discomfort to address female identity, labor, and resistance.
October 8, 2012September 1, 2013
Katharina Grosse’s vibrant, massively scaled paintings invite viewers to physically encounter color. Using the expanded platform of architecture, Grosse takes on ceilings, walls, and floors as “canvases,” creating a heightened awareness of space. Grosse is the first artist to be featured in MOCA Cleveland’s new annual Atrium Commission series.
November 1, 2013February 16, 2014

I Work From Home, Michelle Grabner’s first comprehensive solo museum exhibition, presents her artwork as part of a varied and committed practice that also encompasses critical writing and curating. While these activities are typically separated, and placed in hierarchy, Grabner models a productively holistic approach to creative work. All of Grabner’s activities are driven by distinctive values and ideas: working outside of dominant systems, working tirelessly, working across platforms and towards community.

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