Closed Summer 2024

Beginning May 27, we will be closed as part of Oberlin College’s Sustainable Infrastructure Program.

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Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074


Tuesday — Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday, Sunday Closed
Open until 5:00 p.m. & always free

Exhibitions & Events

The Allen presents changing exhibitions along with engaging guest speakers and public programs.

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Art at the AMAM

The Allen's collection is particularly strong in 17th century Dutch and Flemish painting, Japanese prints, early modern art, African art, and more.

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An Evening of Traditional Chinese Music

Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

An Evening of Traditional Chinese Music

Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

In conjunction with the exhibition Inches Away, The Heavens Open, three Cleveland area musicians will perform with traditional Chinese instruments, including the guzheng, erhu, and pipa. Weichih Rosa Lee, the 2022 Ohio Governor’s Award recipient from the Ohio Arts Council, will be joined by Janice Liu and Yanping Ye to present selections from the Chinese classical repertoire.

Yuán Jiāng 袁江 (Chinese, active ca. 1670–1755), The Hall of Green Wilderness, late 17th–early 18th century. Hanging scroll, ink and color on silk. Gift of Carol S. Brooks in honor of her father, George J. Schlenker, and R. T. Miller Jr. Fund, 1997.29.13.


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