Exhibitions & Events

Summer show artwork by John Saile, Gene Epstein and Jon Barlow Hudson

Incarnations, Jon Barlow Hudson
Relative Maximum, John Saile
Book Art Uncovered, Art Books Cleveland

Opening Receptions for all three exhibitions: Thursday July 11, 5:30 – 8:00pm

The Artists Archives is excited to continue our summer exhibitions with explorations in 2D and 3D space through solo exhibitions from Archived Artists Jon Barlow Hudson, and John Saile, as well as a group show from Art Books Cleveland. Incarnations, Jon Barlow Hudson; Relative Maximum, John Saile; and Book Art Uncovered, Art Books Cleveland, will all grace our gallery walls July 11 – August 24.


 

Common Currents Call for entries postcard image

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) is pleased to announce a Call for Entries – Common Currents: Cleveland to Buffalo, a traveling exhibition selected and exhibited in both cities.


 

Brian Sarama - Animal Feed #1

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) is pleased to announce a CALL FOR ENTRY for the NewNow 2024, Northeast Ohio’s premier biannual competitive art exhibition to be held September 12 – October 17, 2024.


 

Programs


 

Dexter Davis, Tree (Detail), 2012, Ink & collage on paper, Collection of the AAWR

Dexter Davis, Tree (Detail), 2012, Ink & collage on paper, Collection of the AAWR

As a continuation of our goal to increase the visibility of Ohio’s African American artists, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve has established a fund to overcome financial barriers that can inhibit regional artists of color from archiving their work... (read more & donate today!)


Gold Award of Achievement Ribbon

OMA 2022 Award Graphic

AAWR is the winner of the 2022 Ohio Museum Association Best Exhibition & Best Community Partnership Awards (Under $500,000) for the exhibition W/O Limits: Art, Chronic Illness, & Disability (learn more...)