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:

5
Aug
Exhibition Program
Sunday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.
11
Aug
Exhibition Program
Saturday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.
12
Aug
Exhibition Program
Sunday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.
17
Aug
Exhibition Program
Friday 11:30am
Led by Nicole Ledinek, Curator of Education Become a MOCA member to take advantage of these special, behind-the-scenes tours given by MOCA staff.
18
Aug
Saturday 12:00pm

FREE + Open to all

Reflecting on the value of the CAN Triennial to Clevelanders, curator William Busta wrote, “These artists tell the story of our place in time, intimately and empathetically as well as ambitiously.” Featuring nearly 100 artists at 78th Street Studios during July, the CAN Triennial seeks to provide a rare opportunity for local and out-of-town visitors to experience the diverse, exceptional work of artists based in Cleveland. In this special panel, CAN Triennial curators Angelica Pozo, Hilary Gent, and William Busta will reflect on the project with its founder and director, Michael Gill.
18
Aug
Social Program
Saturday 12:00pm5:00pm

FREE + Open to all

Hosted in partnership with University Circle Inc., Hand-Off is a day-long celebration of Cleveland's visual art community. The event begins at MOCA at 12PM with a panel discussion among the CAN Triennial curators and founder, Michael Gill. Then the party moves outside onto Toby’s Plaza, where you will enjoy an exhibition, hands-on art-making activities, and a special art swap. Meet the artists who define Cleveland at this special celebration!

18
Aug
Exhibition Program
Saturday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.
19
Aug
Exhibition Program
Sunday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.
25
Aug
Exhibition Program
Saturday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.
26
Aug
Exhibition Program
Sunday 2:30pm3:15pm
Join a MOCA Educator to discover the museum and explore the seven featured artists’ projects and exhibitions. Whether you’re contemporary art to the core or still considering how it relates to you, this tour is a great way to get to know MOCA and its current season. Slip into augmented reality, be inspired by a Motown legend, surround yourself in the stories and gospel singing of Glenville residents, or get lost in a hypnotic 3D film.

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