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Wexner Center for the Arts

1871 N High St, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210-1393
+1 614-292-3535
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This is an odd place

It's right in the middle of the Ohio State Univ campus. The artwork displayed is unusual, sometimes... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2013
chazb0
,
naples
Art and Football

There were not many football fans besides our group touring the Blues exhibit before the football... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2013
Fondue4two
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Rochester, NY
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Performing arts center features films, art and other activities throughout the year.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“great art” (4 reviews)
“on display” (4 reviews)
“art exhibits” (2 reviews)
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1871 N High St, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210-1393
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Reviewed 30 November 2013

It's right in the middle of the Ohio State Univ campus. The artwork displayed is unusual, sometimes not tasteful, and often not good. It seems out of place in this community and possibly wasted space that could be put to better use by the Columbus...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2013

There were not many football fans besides our group touring the Blues exhibit before the football game on Saturday night.... but since we had time to kill and this exhibit looked interesting we stopped by. The architecture of the gallery spaces was very interesting itself....More

Thank Fondue4two
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

A fine gallery space on OSU's Campus, High Street. Plus, the small cafe on the lower level has some unique offerings for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, as well as wine, beer, and coffee house/espresso style beverages.

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Reviewed 14 June 2013 via mobile

I'm a big fan of the Wex. It's more than just an art gallery, and is a great amenity for residents and visitors in Columbus. They don't have a permanent collection on display, so the quality of the art is going to vary by exhibition....More

1  Thank CincySwords
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

always an interesting mix of all styles of art be it eh the traveling exhibitions, the film festivals or the live arts literally something for every taste, very reasonably priced if you a e looking to something to do look no further

1  Thank huronohio
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Reviewed 25 February 2013

My wife and I saw the Leibovitz exhibit. So many iconic images that I remember from the past. Many of her images that were not of famous people were just as mesmerizing.

1  Thank HDS1
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Reviewed 3 December 2012

Spent a few hours at Wexner to see her portraits of the famous and infamous over 50 years of living. She is an icon in the photography world who captures the true essence of people thru their expressions, facial details and freezes their emotions on...More

1  Thank perfectlyfrank
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Reviewed 29 November 2012

A comprehensive exhibit of Annie's greatest photos can keep you fully engaged for several hours. Portraits, from her days with Rolling Stone magazine through Vanity Fair and beyond, capture the souls of the celebrities of the 20th century. There is so much here! Two visits...More

Thank Rose H
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Reviewed 12 November 2012

This is an experience for any art lover or photographer. Annie Leibovitz chose 150+ of her photographs to put on display. Really awesome photographs of very famous people. Ms. Leibovitz seemed to capture the essence of the person who she was photographing sometimes in some...More

1  Thank John L
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Reviewed 5 November 2012

I am so proud to be a Columbus native and to have this exhibition in our wonderful city. Never before has she shown her work in this type of setting and we are the first! The Wexner Center has gone all out for this and...More

Thank AngelaLOH
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