Exhibitions & Events

GRAPHIC- the Counter Culture of Cartoons, Comics & Graphic Novels in Northeast Ohio | July 19

What Superman Means to Me, Pen, ink, graphite, 1988 (Detail)
Gary Dumm, What Superman Means to Me (Detail), Pen, ink, graphite, 1988

City Artists at Work, City Artists at Rest: A Final Retrospective 1997 – 2018 | Mansfield Art Center | June 24

Bonnie Dolin, Town at Twilight, Oil on canvas

Bonnie Dolin, Town at Twilight, Oil on canvas


 

Three Angles: A History of Cleveland Art | 78th St. Studios | July 7

Denise Buckley, Ireland, Cast Bronze, Collection of the AAWR

Denise Buckley, Ireland, Cast Bronze, Collection of the AAWR


 

Art Interprets Alzheimer’s | Dairy Barn | June 29

Herbert Ascherman Jr., George and Sue Roby (Detail), Silver gelatin print, Collection of the AAWR

Herbert Ascherman Jr., George and Sue Roby (Detail), Silver gelatin print, Collection of the AAWR


 

Programs

  • The History of Street Art with Roger Gastman and Bob Peck

    Title of Program: The History of Street Art with Roger Gastman and Bob Peck Date of Program: Saturday, August 18th, 1:00 – 4:00pm Location of Program: 78th Street Studios, 1300 West 78th Street, Cleveland, OH 44102. Lower “Ramp” Level Cost of Program: FREE and open to the public, cour...

    August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Augusto C. Bordelois in the studio

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.


 Now Available for Purchase

Archives Speak Postcard

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.

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