Exhibitions & Events
Legacy Event: Tangible Moments: The Legacy of Lee Heinen
The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve’s Legacy Society invites you to celebrate Tangible Moments: The Legacy of Lee Heinen on Saturday April 14, 2018.
Please join the AAWR Legacy Society in honoring our special guest Lee Heinen on Saturday April 14, 2018 from 5:00 - 7:00pm at historic Moreland Courts, 13415 Shaker Blvd., Cleveland OH 44120.
Our $80 per single, $150 per couple admission includes wine, signature cocktail, hors d’oevres & live music courtesy of Susan Covey
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Current Exhibition: 2018 Annual Members Exhibition
Show Dates: March 15th – May 4th, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, March 15th, 5:30 – 8:00pm
Closing Reception & Awards Ceremony: Friday, May 4th, 6:30 – 7:30pm following Annual Members’ Meeting, 5:00 – 6:00pm
The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) is proud to present its 2018 Annual Members Exhibition featuring the multi-media work of its Member Artists. The event will be celebrated with an Opening Reception on Thursday, March 15th, 5:30 – 8:00pm. A Closing Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 4th, 6:30 – 7:30pm directly following the Annual Members’ Meeting, which will be held from 5:00 – 6:00pm.
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As part of ART BITES series of Collecting Art Talks, the AAWR is proud to present The Fledgling Collector with Susan Covey & Kathy Cameron on Saturday, March 24th, 1:00 – 3:00pm at the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve. In this program, Susan Covey and Kathy Cameron will deliver a...
March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
As part of ART BITES series of programming, we are proud to present Imagination Go! with Joseph Polevoi on Wednesday, April 25th, 6:00 – 8:00pm. The program is free and open to the public courtesy of a matching grant provided by Cuyahoga Arts and Culture (CAC). To register, please call 216.721...
April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
As part of ART BITES series of programming, we are proud to present Artists Studio Tour- Shovel Works Building, 40th Street Artists with Susan Donavon Lowe, Joanna Page, Helen Libens & Lucette Johnson on Saturday, May 12th, 1:00-3:00pm. The program is free and open to the public courtesy of a ma...
May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thank you to the voters of Cuyahoga County for providing partial funding for our Oral Histories Film Documentary Project and to the many members and supporters of AAWR who contributed matching funds for this project.
In culmination of this year long project, these short films on Archived Artists Harriet Moore Ballard, William Martin Jean, Bonnie Dolin, Augusto Bordelois, Jennie Jones, Douglas Max Utter and Anthony Eterovich by Ted Sikora and Charles Mintz, premiered here at the Archives on November 19th.
Also shown was a film made by Ted Sikora for The Cleveland Arts Prize on Shirley Aley Campbell.
As a regional museum the Archives is proud to support its artists through projects such as this.
Now Available for Purchase
The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) presents The Archives Speak.
The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) will be celebrating the book launch and signing of our landmark publication, The Archives Speak, with an exhibition opening on November 15, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The Archives Speak is the definitive information source guide for our 62 Archived Artists. The book contains the Archived Artists’ portraits, biographical information, career information, and examples of their artwork.