Pure Color: Pastels from the Cleveland Museum of Art
- November 19, 2016 - March 19, 2017
- 11150 East Boulevard
- Cleveland OH 44106-1797
- Venue: Cleveland Museum of Art
- Times: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday; 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. (Museum closed Mondays)
- Admission: Free
Celebrate pastels made during a remarkable period of richness, diversity, and experimentation. See how Impressionists Edgar Degas and Mary Cassatt used pastels to capture the effects of nature and light; how Post-Impressionists used the range of pastel to communicate expressive and symbolic responses to the world around them; and how Modernist artists used the medium on their path toward abstraction.