The Columbus Museum of Art has the following events scheduled in July and August:
• Through Aug. 20 – Ongoing exhibit “Reimagining the CMA Collection” – “Think Outside the Brick”
• 7 p.m. July 29 – Artist talk featuring Johnathan Payne. Artist-in-resident Payne will discuss his work and its relation to the art and life of Aminah Robinson. Payne is the first artist chosen for the Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson Residency, which was created to support African American professional visual artists and honor Robinson’s legacy.
• 5 to 9 p.m. – BAM Thursdays. CMA will hold a gathering, known as Bar, Art and Music, of music, food, and art every Thursday in the museum’s garden space
• 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. last two Saturdays of the month through September – Pop-Up Markets with The Craftin’ Outlaws at the entrance of the museum
• 1 to 4 p.m. July 25, Aug. 8 and 22, Sept. 5 and 26 – Westerville Symphony Pop-Up Performances. The Westerville Symphony will perform during the afternoon of select Sundays for 10 to 15 minutes on the hour.
• 12:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month – Art for Wellbeing, which are 30 minute free online mindfulness exercises
• 2 to 3 p.m. July 28 – Wednesdays @2 where the public can gain a behind-the-scenes perspective on current exhibitions, Wednesdays@2 will start on July 28 with Ann Dumas, Adjunt Curator of European Art, visiting from London to discuss her favorite works.
• 7 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12 and 11 a.m. to noon Aug. 14 – Art Book Club will meet to discuss Arthur Hittner’s “Artist, Solider, Lover, Muse”