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2019 Annual Members Meeting

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

2017 Annual Meeting Image by Stuart Pearl To all current members* of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve:   Artists Archives of the Western Reserve cordially invites you to attend the annual meeting to be held in the AAWR gallery:    Friday, May 3, 2019 at 5:00 P.M. 1834 E. 123rd Street Cleveland, Ohio […]

Art withouth Limits: VR Technology

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Art without Limits: VR Technology Session 1: Saturday, May 25, 1-3pm, Artists Archives of the Western Reserve, 1834 East 123rd Street, Cleveland OH 44106 Session 2: Saturday, June 1, 1-3pm, Blue Robot LLC, 1900 Superior Ave # 1900, Cleveland, OH   Ask any artist.  Art is physically demanding.  The toll creating takes is tangible- measured […]

Art without Limits: VR Technology (session 2)

Blue Robot LLC 1900 Superior Ave # 1900, Cleveland, OH, United States

DUE UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, the Art without Limits: VR Technology program scheduled for Saturday, June 1st is CANCELLED.   We plan on rescheduling this event for a later date TBA.  Please contact us if you are interested in attending at that time.   Art without Limits: VR Technology Session 1: Saturday, May 25, 1-3pm, Artists Archives […]

No Art Left Behind 2

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is pleased to announce the return of its premiere Legacy fundraising event, No Art Left Behind, to be held at their location in University Circle on Saturday, July 13, 4:00-7:00pm.   Only 75 tickets will be sold for this exciting event. Tickets holders will be able to select […]

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Environmental Impact: Stress, Hope and Transformation

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 18, 5:30 - 8:00pm   Man’s impact on the environment is everywhere. Climate change, over population, pollution, extinction of species, deforestation and the consumption of natural resources are all affecting the planet at an alarming rate. In this sea of existential threats jockeying for attention, it is easy to feel overwhelmed, […]

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Acacia: Environmental Impact with Stuart & Jeanne Pearl

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Stuart Pearl, Acacia 2014/2018, Digital photographic prints   This August, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is proud to host 3 conservation-minded programs as part of its exhibition Environmental Impact: Stress, Hope and Transformation. Environmental Impact is a small group show which focuses on the role of Ohio artists as activists, and features the […]

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African Safari 101: Supporting Wildlife Conservation through Ecotourism with Alex Shaland

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Suburbanites on Safari by Alex Shaland, Cover image This August, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is proud to host 3 conservation-minded programs as part of its exhibition Environmental Impact: Stress, Hope and Transformation. Environmental Impact is a small group show which focuses on the role of Ohio artists as activists, and features the […]

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After the Burn: 50 Years of Progress on the Cuyahoga with Judy MacKeigan

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Photo courtesy of Stuart Pearl               This August, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is proud to host 3 conservation-minded programs as part of its exhibition Environmental Impact: Stress, Hope and Transformation. Environmental Impact is a small group show which focuses on the role of Ohio artists as […]

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seenUNseen

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Opening Reception: Friday, September 20th, 6:00-8:30pm Interview w Kerry Davis (The Soul of Philanthropy Cleveland {TSOPCLE}, The Cleveland  Foundation): Thursday, October 10, Time/Location TBA Program: Collecting African American Art with Kerry Davis, Saturday, October 12, 1-3pm Panel Discussion (The Sculpture Center): Saturday, November 2, 1-3pm   This September, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve in partnership […]

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Foundations at the Cleveland Convention Center

Huntington Convention Center 1 St. Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH, United States

Location of Exhibition: Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland Art Gallery, 1 St. Clair Avenue NE, C2 Concourse Level Dates: November 7 – February 7, 2020 Opening Reception: Thursday, November 7, 5:30 - 8:00pm Gallery Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m   You are invited to the Foundations Opening Reception on Thursday, […]

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Fulfilling the Eye: Anthony Eterovich (1916 – 2011)

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Opening Reception: Thursday, November 21, 5:30 – 8:00pm "The magic of Shakespeare with words, the thrill of Beethoven in music, is certainly a rewarding experience. But the human eye, being precious, demands another kind of fulfillment…” Anthony Eterovich.   This winter, the Artists Archives is pleased to present Fulfilling the Eye: Anthony Eterovich (1916 – […]

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Everything in its Place: Personal Archiving with Karen Eterovich

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Anthony Eterovich, Record Town (Detail), Oil on Masonite, Collection of artNEO Program FREE- REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Please REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE to RSVP or call 216.721.9020   ATTENTION: Overwhelmed artists, families of artists and collectors- Do you have a studio, attic, or an entire home brimming with art? Want to get organized but don’t know where to […]

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Print and Process Curator’s Talk

Kendal at Oberlin 600 Kendal Drive, Oberlin, OH, United States

Marvin Jones, Right and Wrong: White Socks, Hand Colored Etching (Intaglio), Collection of the AAWR   On Friday, January 17th, 4:30pm, please join AAWR Executive Director and Chief Curator Mindy Tousley and Collection's Registrar Kelly Pontoni at Kendal at Oberlin for a curator’s talk on AAWR’s satellite exhibition Print and Process.   Print and Process […]

Ruth Bercaw: Bold Statements

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Campus-Wide Opening Reception: Friday, January 24, 5:30- 8:00pm Artist Talk: Saturday, February 8th, 1-2pm. FREE, however, please REGISTER HERE or call 216.721.9020 to attend   The Artists Archives is pleased to launch its 2020 exhibition season with Ruth Bercaw: Bold Statements, a vibrant retrospective which highlights exciting new directions in the artist’s work. The show […]

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Ruth Bercaw: Bold Statements Artist Talk

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Ruth Bercaw, Zeus Chair's a Conclave (Detail), Acrylic/mixed media on paper, 43 x 34 inches, Collection of the AAWR   On Saturday, February 8th, 1-2pm, please join artist Ruth Bercaw for an intimate conversation about her life and work. The presentation, held in conjunction with her solo exhibition Bold Statements, will explore Bercaw’s influences, provide […]

Table for Two: Harriet Moore Ballard & Patricia Zinsmeister Parker

Huntington Convention Center 1 St. Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH, United States

https://youtu.be/d9dQ78Bqrs4   The Video Story: In the Spring of 2020, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve filmed this video to document Table for Two: Harriet Moore Ballard & Patricia Zinsmeister Parker, a satellite exhibition at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland Art Gallery.   At the time, we hoped show and Center would reopen […]

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Table for Two: Harriet Moore Ballard & Patricia Zinsmeister Parker

Huntington Convention Center 1 St. Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH, United States

(L) Ballard, Comida San Miguel (Detail), Oil (R) Parker, Cabernet Sauvignon (Detail), MM RSVP EXTENDED DEADLINE: Wednesday, February 5th, 2020 To RSVP, please CLICK HERE or call 216.721.9020   Brunch Fundraiser: Table for Two: Harriet Moore Ballard & Patricia Zinsmeister Parker Date/Time: Sunday, February 16, 12-3pm Location: Huntington Convention Center Gallery, 1 St. Clair Ave. […]

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Conservation Framing with Mindy Tousley Part I

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Portrait of Mindy Tousley by Archived Artist Herbert Ascherman Jr. PROGRAM IS AT CAPACITY. Please click HERE TO JOIN THE WAITLIST or call 216.721.9020.  We will contact you if spots open up or if the class is offered in the future!   Artists! Need help getting your work “show ready” but don’t know where to […]

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Conservation Framing with Mindy Tousley Part II

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Portrait of Mindy Tousley by Archived Artist Herbert Ascherman Jr. PROGRAM IS AT CAPACITY. Please CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE WAIT LIST, or call 216.721.9020. We will contact you if spots open up or if the class is offered in the future!   Artists! Need help getting your work “show ready” but don’t know where […]

2020 Annual Members Exhibition- CALL FOR ENTRY

Leslie Edward Humez, Gluttony, Mixed media, 2019 Annual Members Exhibition This spring, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve welcomes the return of its Annual Members Exhibition, featuring over 100 pieces by its professional-level member artists, hung salon-style in the main & office galleries. The show presents an exciting diversity of voices and media, as […]

2020 Annual Members Exhibition

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

2020 Annual Members Exhibition Preview Dates: Extended Run, Friday, March 27 - June 27, 2020 Watch the video exhibition tour HERE ON FACEBOOK! Annual Members Meeting & Closing Reception: Saturday, July 25th 11:00am Home to Home: Virtual Artist Talks: Part I - Friday, May 1st, 7:00PM | Part II - Friday, May 8th, 7:00PM To […]

Art without Limits: VR Technology with Peter Babula

Collaborative Drawing from2019 Art without Limits Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Art without Limits has been CANCELLED.  Please stay tuned for future programing opportunities at the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve and stay safe out there!   ****** As part of its 2020 Annual Members Exhibition, the Artists Archives welcomes the return of Art […]

CALL FOR ENTRY: NewNow 2020

Tri-C Gallery East 4250 Richmond Rd, Highland Hills, OH, United States

Timothy Gaewsky, In Our Lonely Minds (Detail), Acrylic, latex house paint on cradled wood panel, NewNow 2018 May 29, 2020: To insure the safety of its community, Cuyahoga Community College's Gallery East has announced it will stay closed for the remainder of 2020 . As a result, the NewNow has been postponed until January 2021, […]

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Home to Home: Virtual Artists Talks Part I

https://youtu.be/a5MigafgTAs   On May 1st & 8th, please join the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) for Home to Home: Virtual Artists Talks, a two-part online program featuring the Archived Artists of the 2020 Annual Members Exhibition.   In a series of energetic, 10-minute segments, local creators Margaret Arthur, Herbert Ascherman Jr., Lee Heinen, […]

Home to Home: Virtual Artists Talks Part II

https://youtu.be/pBhjxOFTtPI   On May 1st & 8th, please join the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) for Home to Home: Virtual Artists Talks, a two-part online program featuring the Archived Artists of the 2020 Annual Members Exhibition.   In a series of energetic, 10-minute segments, local creators Margaret Arthur, Herbert Ascherman Jr., Lee Heinen, […]

Fantastical Landscapes

Cleveland Botanical Garden 11030 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH, United States

Ryn Clarke, Starling and Month, Photographic composite on metal   Fantastical Landscapes: Satellite Exhibition at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens Works by: Lawrence Baker Harriet Ballard Ryn Clarke Robert Jergens Thomas Roese Newsom Shewitz Jean Sommer Kathleen Totter   Fantastical Landscapes was conceived to highlight some of the more unusual artistic interpretations of the landscape that […]

The Ardent Thread

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Friday, 10:00am – 4:00pm, Saturday, 12:00pm – 4:00pm Virtual Opening Reception: Thursday, July 16, 6:30 – 8:00pm  VIEW OPENING RECEPTION Virtual Artist Talks on Zoom: Wednesday July 29, 6:00 – 7:30pm featuring Cynthia Lockhart, Char Norman, Jessica Pinsky and Ron Shelton VIEW PART I Wednesday, August 26, 6:00 – 7:30pm featuring […]

2020 Annual Members Meeting

To all current members* of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve: The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve cordially invites you to attend the Annual Meeting on Saturday, July 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm on the Zoom Meeting Platform The Annual Meeting will include reports by the AAWR Board,  Committee Chairs, and an election of […]

The Ardent Thread Virtual Artist Talks Part I

  https://youtu.be/pLs4SCTy-ik   As close to us as the clothes to our bodies, textiles hold an intimate place in our lives. This Summer, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is pleased to host The Ardent Thread, a textile invitational curated by Tony Williams which shares both the personal stories and passionate work of nine […]

The Legacy of African American Textile Art with Cynthia Lockhart

https://youtu.be/EMTVIfvlerA   As close to us as the clothes to our bodies, textiles hold an intimate place in our lives.  It is precisely this closeness which makes fiber a powerful tool to explore our individual and collective experiences. This summer, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve will host The Ardent Thread, a textile invitational […]

The Ardent Thread Virtual Artist Talks Part II

https://youtu.be/lIR75ervoxc As close to us as the clothes to our bodies, textiles hold an intimate place in our lives. This Summer, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is pleased to host The Ardent Thread, a textile invitational curated by Tony Williams which shares both the personal stories and passionate work of nine regional fiber […]

Bridges & Barriers

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Virtual Opening Reception: Friday, September 25th, 7:00 – 8:30pm VIEW OPENING RECEPTION Virtual Panel Discussion: Through Our Lens: Photography as a Tool of Social Justice: Saturday, October 10th 1:00 – 2:30pm VIEW PANEL DISCUSSION Virtual Program: The Infamous Bridge Wars of 1836 with Metroparks Historian Judy MacKeigan: Wednesday, November 4th  7:00 – 8:15pm VIEW PROGRAM […]

City Reveries at Judson Manor

Judson Manor - South Concourse 1890 E 107th St., Cleveland, OH, United States

Phyllis Seltzer, City Life 2, 2007, Heat transfer print, 26" x 59", Collection of AAWR   Virtual Artist Talk with Jennie Jones and Stuart Pearl: Wednesday, November 11th 4:00 - 5:00pm VIEW PROGRAM   AAWR's first collaborative exhibition with Judson Manor. Curated by Kelly Pontoni, City Reveries is a visual walk through the city, showcasing the […]

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Through Our Lens: Photography as a Tool of Social Justice

https://youtu.be/QciAOV-HhU4   Images have taken a powerful place in the fight against police brutality. From documenting crimes against people of color, to increasing the visibility of protests, mass access to cell phones and digital photography have forever changed the nature of representation.   On Saturday, October 10th, 1:00 – 2:30pm, the Artists Archives will host […]

Boo! Halloween Party and FUNdraiser

Location: Held virtually on ZOOM Date/Time: Friday, October 30, 7:30 - 9:00pm Cost: $50 per household (unlimited guests per household) CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS ON EVENTBRITE!   Surprise! The Archives is holding a Halloween pop-up virtual FUNdraiser.   The evening will feature ghoulishly good fun and games, a tour of a private collection of […]

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The Infamous Bridge Wars of 1836 with Judy MacKeigan

https://youtu.be/YqpRq2FWUSM   On Wednesday November 4th, join Metroparks historian Judy MacKeigan on Zoom as she shines light on a little-known part of Cleveland’s past- the wars between the East and West banks of the Cuyahoga River. In 1836, a new bridge over the Cuyahoga, along with the impending demolishment of an old bridge, sparked fiery […]

City Reveries: Virtual Artist Talk with Jennie Jones & Stuart Pearl

https://youtu.be/yApctVj9v1M   On Wednesday, November 11, 4:00pm, please join photographers Jennie Jones and Stuart Pearl as they share their work and the architectural treasures of Cleveland, captured through their own unique lenses.    This intimate, virtual artist talk accompanies City Reveries, a satellite exhibition currently on view at Judson Manor's South Concourse, 1890 E 107th St. […]

About Body | About Face

Virtual Opening Reception: Thursday, November 19th 7:00 – 8:30pm VIEW OPENING RECEPTION Virtual Artist Talks on Zoom: Wednesday, December 2nd  7:00 - 8:15pm featuring Davon Brantley, Jacques P. Jackson, and Yvonne Palkowitsh VIEW PART I Wednesday, December 9th 7:00 – 8:15pm featuring Lawrence Baker, Amanda D. King, and Tony Williams  VIEW PART II   How […]

About Body | About Face Virtual Artist Talks Part I

https://youtu.be/tq7NhUQ2o84     About Body | About Face Virtual Artist Talks Part I: Wednesday, December 2, 7:00 – 8:15pm featuring Davon Brantley, Jacques P. Jackson, and Yvonne Palkowitsh   Vilified, exotified, and commodified, for centuries black bodies have been treated as screens, a place to project white desires with little regard for their own experience.  […]

About Body | About Face Virtual Artist Talks Part II

  https://youtu.be/cNHwP7jiOz8 About Body | About Face Virtual Artist Talks Part II: Wednesday, December 9, 7:00 – 8:15pm featuring Lawrence Baker, Amanda D. King, and Tony Williams   Vilified, exotified, and commodified, for centuries black bodies have been treated as screens, a place to project white desires with little regard for their own experience.  This […]

Women of the Archives

Judson Manor - South Concourse 1890 E 107th St., Cleveland, OH, United States

Location of Exhibition: Judson Manor – South Concourse Gallery, 1890 E 107th St. Cleveland, OH 44106 Gallery Hours: 10:00am to 4:00pm daily. Please call (216) 532-1351 for additional information Oral Histories Premiere & Virtual Artist Talk: Wednesday, March 24, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for program   This winter, Artists Archives […]

A Conversation Across Time: Responding to the Work of Kestutis Kizevicius

Cleveland Institute of Art, Ann and Norman Roulet Student + Alumni Gallery 11610 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, United States

Exhibition Location: Cleveland Institute of Art, Ann and Norman Roulet Student + Alumni Gallery, 11610 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 Please Note: At this time, the exhibition is not open to the public, as building safety measures restrict access to the gallery to CIA students, staff and faculty only. For additional gallery information, please contact […]

Beyond Surface: Denise Buckley & Kathy Skerritt

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Virtual Opening Reception: Friday, February 5th 7:00 – 8:00pm VIEW OPENING RECEPTION   On the surface, the work of Denise Buckley and Kathy Skerritt seems very different. Appearances, however, can be deceiving. Buckley, a welder and figurative sculptor, and Skerritt, an abstract process painter, share a technical mastery, and the ability to show beyond what […]

NewNow 2021

Tri-C Gallery East 4250 Richmond Rd, Highland Hills, OH, United States

>>> View the NewNow 2021 <<<   Exhibition Location: Exclusively online at artistsarchives.org Virtual Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Thursday, February 18th , 7:00 – 8:00pm VIEW OPENING RECEPTION The NewNow 2021 catalog is now available! $20 + tax. To purchase, please call 216-721-9020, or visit the Artists Archives to purchase on-site. See something you like in […]

4 African American Women Artists You Should Know with Amalia Amaki

https://youtu.be/k_iHm_XSd3g   It’s no secret, African American women have not been given their proper dues in society or in art history. For centuries, it was exclusively white men who decided what or who was worthy of study- but that’s changing, and black creators, particularly women, are slowly gaining the recognition they deserved all along.   […]

Women of the Archives: Oral Histories Premiere & Virtual Artist Talk

https://youtu.be/9RaD2mlmjUI   In honor of Women’s History month, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is pleased to host Women of the Archives: Oral Histories Premiere and Artist Talk, Wednesday March 24, 4:00 – 5:00pm on Zoom.   Join us for the Oral Histories premiere of Archived Artists Elaine Albers Cohen, Gloria Plevin, and Judy […]

Print & Process at Judson Manor

Judson Manor - South Concourse 1890 E 107th St., Cleveland, OH, United States

Location of Exhibition: Judson Manor – South Concourse Gallery, 1890 E 107th St. Cleveland, OH 44106 Gallery Hours: 10:00am to 4:00pm daily. Please call (216) 532-1351 for additional information Virtual Program: Phyllis Sloane Virtual Studio Tour & Curator Talk: POSTPONED! New date TBA   As part of its ongoing partnership with Judson Manor, the Artists […]

2021 Annual Members Exhibition

Virtual Opening Reception: Thursday, April 8th 7:00 – 8:00pm VIEW OPENING RECEPTION Virtual Panel Discussion: The May Show: The Museum, The Community, & The Story of Art in Cleveland: Wednesday, May 12th 7:00 – 8:00pm on Zoom. Moderated by Michael Gill (CAN Journal), featuring Henry Adams (Case Western Reserve University), Key Jo Lee (Cleveland Museum […]

Annual Meeting of Members 2021

AAWR 2019 Annual Members Meeting Due to the events surrounding the Covid – 19 Global Pandemic the Annual Meeting of Members the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve will be held virtually via ZOOM on Friday May 7, 2021, 5:00 - 6:00pm. All AAWR members in good standing are welcome to attend or participate via […]

The May Show: The Museum, The Community, & The Story of Art in Cleveland

https://youtu.be/KFqgf7Iku9M   Moderator: Michael Gill (Executive Director­- Collective Arts Network, Editor / Publisher- CAN Journal) Panelists: Henry Adams (Professor of Art History- Case Western Reserve University) Key Jo Lee (Director of Academic Affairs and Associate Curator of Special Projects- Cleveland Museum of Art) Steven Litt (Art and Architecture Critic- The Plain Dealer)   The May […]

25th Anniversary Summer FUN-Drive

  Our Board is bored with the average fundraiser- so this summer we’re doing something different! In honor of the Artists Archives' 25th Anniversary, AAWR Board members will host unique challenges & activities to raise money to support the conservation of our growing collection of 10,000 works by 89 Ohio artists. Proceeds will also be […]

A Wild Ride: Ken Nevadomi 1976 – 2006

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

In-Person Receptions: Thursday, June 17th, 5:30 – 8:00pm and Sunday, June 27th, 5:30 – 8:00pm. No reservations required. Review our visitor safety protocol here Virtual Program: Adventures in Art Collecting with Christopher Richards: Wednesday, July 14th, 7:00 – 8:00pm. REGISTER HERE ON ZOOM   Some artists have careers which unfold over time - beautiful, clean […]

Phyllis Sloane Virtual Studio Tour & Curator Talk

https://youtu.be/XMM57JKleqU   As part of its ongoing partnership with Judson Manor, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is pleased to announce Print & Process, a satellite exhibition which combines work from the museum’s permanent collection with restrikes of historic plates created by students from the Cleveland Institute of Art. Conceived by Associate Professor and […]

CONVERGE: Judson Manor

Judson Manor - South Concourse 1890 E 107th St., Cleveland, OH, United States

CONVERGE Venue Name: Judson Manor Retirement Community Venue Location: South Concourse Gallery | 1890 E 107th St. Cleveland, OH 44106 Venue Exhibition Dates: July 1 – October 31, 2021 Gallery Hours: Daily 10am - 4pm Venue Website: Retirement Community in University Circle, OH | Judson Manor (judsonsmartliving.org) Venue Contact: 216-532-1351   Venue Exhibiting Artists: Archived […]

Adventures in Art Collecting with Christopher Richards

https://youtu.be/2h4WnLpIP-8   Art collecting isn’t just for the rich and privileged - it can be accessible, youthful, and at times, downright adventurous!   On Wednesday July 14th 7:00 – 8:00pm, the Artists Archives will host Adventures in Art Collecting with curator and arts writer Christopher Richards. Follow Christopher on a virtual tour of his home […]

William Martin Jean CONVERGE Artist Talk at Judson Manor

Judson Manor - South Concourse 1890 E 107th St., Cleveland, OH, United States

https://youtu.be/6Ub7rcWB0UU   On Wednesday, July 28th 4:00 – 5:00, join Archived Artist William Martin Jean and CONVERGE curator Kelly Pontoni for an in-person artist talk at Judson Manor.   Jean will discuss his work in the exhibition, which includes the Ancient Fragment and Vestment Series, two collections deeply impacted by the HIV/AIDS epidemic and his experience […]

CONVERGE: MetroHealth

MetroHealth Rammelkamp Atrium & Outpatient Plaza Atrium 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, Ohio

CONVERGE  Venue Name: Cleveland MetroHealth Venue Location: MetroHealth | Rammelkamp Atrium & Outpatient Plaza Atrium |2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland OH 44109 Additional Venue Information: Park in the visitor’s garage on MetroHealth Drive, across from the towers –  bring your parking ticket in for validation. Enter through the revolving doors under the towers and the front […]

CONVERGE: LGBT Center of Greater Cleveland

LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland 6705 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, Ohio

CONVERGE Venue Name: LGBT Center of Greater Cleveland Venue Location: 6705 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102 Venue Exhibition Dates: August 29 – October 16 Gallery Hours: Mon Wed Thu Fri 10am – 8pm, Tue 10am – 6pm Venue Website: Home - LGBT Community Center (lgbtcleveland.org) Venue Contact: 216-651-5428   Venue Exhibiting Artists: Amie Albert, Denise […]

CONVERGE: AAWR

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

CONVERGE Venue Name: Artists Archives of the Western Reserve Venue Location: 1834 East 123rd Street, Cleveland OH 44106 Venue Exhibition Dates: August 26 – October 16th Gallery Hours: W-F 10am - 4pm, Sat 12pm – 4pm Venue Website: CONVERGE – Artists Archives of the Western Reserve Venue Contact: 216-721-9020   Venue Exhibiting Artists: Ray Caspio, […]

CONVERGE

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

VENUES: Artists Archives of the Western Reserve LGBT Center of Greater Cleveland Lake Erie College MetroHealth Judson Manor Retirement Community   SPECIAL EVENTS: Artist Archives Opening Reception | Thursday, August 26 Featured appearance by Veranda L'Ni Cleveland's Tallest Drag Entertainer Private VIP Reception | 5:30 - 6:30pm Public Reception | 6:30 - 8:30pm LGBT Center […]

Tom Roese CONVERGE Artist Talk

https://youtu.be/gNLMmG3Z4pU   As part of the CONVERGE exhibition of Ohio LGBTQ art, the Artists Archives in partnership with Judson Manor is pleased to present a virtual artist talk with Archived Artist Thomas Roese on Thursday, September 2, 4:00 - 5:00pm.   Join Roese as he reveals insights into his creative process and practice during this […]

Un(masc)ing Drag History with Dr. Lady J

https://youtu.be/ehG_YFR8tgw   What do you think of when you think of drag? For many, an image of a cisgender gay man comes to mind: an Ethel-Merman-type impersonator in a towering wig, lip-syncing show tunes amidst a maelstrom of kitsch and glitter. While the vision is not inaccurate, it’s not the whole story, and overlooks the […]

Our AIDS Story

  Our memories. Our lives. Our AIDS Story.   To accompany their exhibitions of the National AIDS Memorial Quilt, the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve and the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (moCa) will come together to host two collaborative story sharing programs. The first, on Saturday, September 25, will be held at the […]

ART + AIDS: A Virtual Panel Discussion

https://youtu.be/dELKmXly3Z8   AIDS and visual art are inextricably linked. From the searing images of David Wojnarowicz to ACT UP’s powerful SILENCE = DEATH campaign and the countless lives memorialized by the National AIDS Quilt, art has been used as a call to arms and means of comfort for an entire generation impacted by the disease. […]

Dollmaking with PRIDE!

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  Join moCa AIR Artist-in-Residence Joyce Morrow Jones on Saturday October 16 & Sunday October 17, 10am-3pm, for a special PRIDE edition of her popular doll making workshop. Allow the creative spirit to flow as you craft a traditional bottle doll celebrating your very own PRIDE story. All materials will be provided by Joyce, as […]

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Kindred Objects: Ceramics & Glass from the Western Reserve

In-Person Opening Reception: Thursday, November 4th, 5:30 – 8:00pm. No registration necessary. Masks required. Virtual Program: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Contemporary Glass with Susie Silbert (Curator of Postwar & Contemporary Glass, Corning Museum of Glass) has been rescheduled to Wednesday December 8th, 7:00 - 8:15pm. Our apologies for any inconvenience! REGISTER ON ZOOM   There’s […]

Our AIDS Story at moCa

Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (moCa) 11400 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio

  Our memories. Our lives. Our AIDS Story.   As part of their presentations of the National AIDS Memorial Quilt, the Artists Archive of the Western Reserve and the Museum of Contemporary Art (moCa) Cleveland have come together to host two collaborative story sharing programs. The first was held on September 25 at the Artists […]

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Contemporary Glass with Susie Silbert

https://youtu.be/yOMxutLUB5Q   Glass has been used in art for millennia. Traditionally valued for its form and function, the last 70 years have seen rapid innovations in studio glass technique and revolutions in its content. Contemporary artists are pushing the material to its limits and using the ubiquitous medium to take on issues from globalization to […]

Stories in Light: Stuart Pearl, a Retrospective

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  Campus-wide Opening Reception: Friday, January 21, 5:30 - 8:00pm, including simultaneous openings at The Sculpture Center: Joshua Penrose: Forward Escape & Charmaine Spencer: From: Seed  To: Root Virtual Artist Talk: Wednesday, February 16, 7:00 - 8:00pm. REGISTER ON ZOOM   Some photographers are from a place, while others are distinctly of it. Just as Ansel Adams became synonymous […]

Stories in Light: Small Group Artist Talk

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Stuart Pearl, Invisible Dog Walk - Cleveland Ohio, 2016, Digital archival print, Collection of AAWR *PLEASE NOTE* Due to continued inclement weather, this tour has been rescheduled to Saturday, February 12th, 1-2pm. If you have already RSVP'd, your reservation has been automatically transferred to the new event date. Our apologies for any inconvenience! Please email […]

Stories in Light: Stuart Pearl Virtual Artist Talk

https://youtu.be/-ZNFpZay9f4   Photographer Stuart Pearl is a distinct product of Cleveland. A life-long resident and second-generation Ohio artist, his work reflects the region’s shifting industrial realities, hidden revelations, and the people who travel its landscape.   To accompany the exhibition Stories in Light: Stuart Pearl, A Retrospective the Artists Archives is pleased to present two […]

2022 Annual Members Exhibition

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Press Release: Opening Reception: Thursday March 24, 5:30 – 8:00pm Annual Members Meeting: Friday, May 6, 5:30 - 6:30pm. All current members are welcome to attend! Closing Reception & Awards Ceremony: Friday, May 6, 7:00 – 8:00pm (following the Annual Meeting)   If the pandemic has shown us anything, it’s the value of community. Though […]

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Travels to Taiwan: A Journey in Prints

https://youtu.be/IA97DPHJCD8   When master printer Karen D. Beckwith arrived in Taiwan in the spring of 2021, she was met with a world of shuttered windows instead of a sea of churning life. While many would have seen only impasse, Beckwith discovered inspiration, turning her search for the subtle pulse of existence into a series of […]

Digital Dilemmas: Basic Photo Editing – Smartphone

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

David Kaplan, Untitled (Man in Black Hat), Digitally altered detail   Workshop: Digital Dilemmas: Basic Photo Editing Smartphone Session: Wednesday, April 27, 5:00 – 6:30pm at the Artists Archives. REGISTER FOR SMARPHONE SESSION Desktop/Laptop Session: Saturday, April 30, 1:00 – 2:30pm at the Artists Archives REGISTER FOR DESKTOP/LAPTOP SESSION Limit: Limit of 10 per workshop. […]

Digital Dilemmas: Basic Photo Editing – Desktop/Laptop

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

David Kaplan, Untitled (Woman in Black Hat), Digitally altered detail   Workshop: Digital Dilemmas: Basic Photo Editing Smartphone Session: Wednesday, April 27, 5:00 – 6:30pm at the Artists Archives REGISTER FOR SMARTPHONE SESSION Desktop/Laptop Session: Saturday, April 30, 1:00 – 2:30pm at the Artists Archives REGISTER FOR DESKTOP/LAPTOP SESSION Limit/Registration: Limit of 10 per workshop. Registration […]

NewNow 2022 – CALL FOR ENTRY

CALL FOR ENTRY: UPDATE 6/29/2022: new EXTENDED DEADLINE for entry: 11:59pm on Monday, JULY 4, 2022.    The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) is pleased to announce a CALL FOR ENTRY for the NewNow 2022, Northeast Ohio’s premier biannual competitive art exhibition to be held September 15 – October 28, 2022. The exhibition […]

2022 Annual Meeting of Members

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

The Annual Meeting of the Members of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve will be held in the AAWR Gallery Friday May 6, 2022, from 5 – 6:30pm. All AAWR members in good standing are welcome to attend or participate via proxy vote. Unsure of your membership status or need special accommodations for the […]

The Life of Objects: Roy Bigler & Terry Durst

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

In-Person Opening Reception: Thursday, May 19, 5:30 - 8:00pm. FREE. No registration required Virtual Program: Tremont Vanguards: Wednesday, June 15, 7:00 – 8:00pm on Zoom. REGISTER ON ZOOM   There’s a certain sharpness to the Rust Belt – one forged out of our industrial past and the ensuing decades spent forming and reforming our identity […]

Tremont Vanguards

https://youtu.be/JWL0IAlS4Ws   The transformation of Tremont has been swift and profound. Where once shuttered homes and dilapidated store fronts clung to life, now art galleries, chic restaurants, and luxury apartments crowd the narrow streets.  But before there were high-rises, there were artists – a bold creative class who saw the potential in the aging west […]

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Mindy Tousley & George Roby | Manifestations in Paper & Clay

Mansfield Art Center 700 Marion Ave., Mansfield, OH, United States

Opening Reception | Mansfield Art Center | Sunday, June 26 | 1-5pm Satellite Exhibition Location | Mansfield Art Center | Foundation Gallery | 700 Marion Ave. Mansfield, OH 44906 | 419.756.1700 Mansfield Art Center Hours | Tuesday: 11-5, Wednesday: 11-5, Thursday: 11-5, Friday: 11-5, Saturday: 10-4, Sunday:11-4   Manifestations in Paper & Clay, explores the […]

CAN Triennial: You Are Here: Understanding the Space We Fill

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

      Program: Who Curates Contemporary Art? Featuring the Currently Under Curation student curators: Wednesday, July 20, 7:00pm, Gartner Auditorium, Cleveland Museum of Art Reception: University Circle Neighborhood Reception Friday, July 29th, 6:00 - 8:00pm, featuring the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve, the Cleveland Institute of Art, and The Sculpture Center. Early viewing […]

CAN X FRONT with Fred Bidwell & Michael Gill

Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (moCa) 11400 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio

https://youtu.be/XWyUJOZd2kA   Moderator: Tizziana Baldenebro (Executive Director- SPACES) Program Location: Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (moCa), 11400 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 Event Cost: Free To attend the program, register on Eventbrite.   This summer, the region will be awash in art as the CAN Triennial and FRONT International make their long-awaited return. Cleveland alone […]

CAN Artist/Curator Walk & Talk

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

UPDATE! 8/2/2022: Due to illness, Artist Derek Walker will be unable to participate in the CAN Artist/Curator Walk & Talk on Wednesday, August 3rd. CAN Triennial artist Gary R. Williams has kindly offered to join us in his stead. We look forward to seeing you tomorrow at 5:30pm!   Contemporary curation could use a shake-up. […]

NewNow 2022

Tri-C Gallery East 4250 Richmond Rd, Highland Hills, OH, United States

  Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Thursday September 15, from 6:00pm - 8:30pm Exhibition Location: Gallery East | Cuyahoga Community College Eastern Campus | Education Center (EEC) 134 | 4250 Richmond Road, Highland Hills, OH 44122 Exhibition Parking: Free parking in Lots B and H. Use Harvard Road entrance Tri-C Gallery East Hours: Open Monday […]

W/O Limits: Art, Chronic Illness, & Disability

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Event Calendar: Opening Reception: Thursday, September 22, 5:30 – 8:00pm (free, no registration required) Accessibility in the Art: Virtual Panel Discussion: Wednesday, October 12th, 7:00pm – 8:00pm ReelAbilities Cleveland – Film Screening, Improv, & Panel Discussion: featuring W/O Limits Artist Meg Matko & Curator Megan Alves: Wednesday, October 26th, 6:00pm - 8:30pm Disability Friendly Puppet […]

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Accessibility in the Arts Virtual Panel Discussion

https://youtu.be/gy2XJG9NFeA   According to the CDC, an estimated 26% of Americans experience some form of disability, with Women and People of Color being affected at rates much higher than their peers. Inclusion and accessibility are everyone’s responsibility, and the arts community can be the vanguard of social change.   On Wednesday, October 12th, 7:00 – […]

ReelAbilities Cleveland – Film Screening, Improv, & Panel Discussion!

CENTER FOR INNOVATION & GROWTH BALDWIN WALLACE UNIVERSITY 340 FRONT ST, BEREA, OH

Imperfect Film Still   The Artists Archives of the Western Reserved is thrilled to have ReelAbilities Cleveland as a community partner of the W/O Limits: Art, Chronic Illness, & Disability exhibition! On Wednesday, October 26, W/O Limits exhibiting artist Meg Matko and curator Megan Alves will be participating as panelists for the Disabilities, Films, Acting […]

Disability Friendly Puppet Making Workshop – Session 1

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  As part of the W/O Limits: Art, Chronic Illness, & Disability exhibition, the Artists Archives will host a puppet making workshop led by exhibiting artist Nate Puppets with facilitation by Clinical Social Worker Chris Richards-Pagel, BFA, MSW, APSW. These small group events are designed for people experiencing disabilities, including people with Autism Spectrum Disorder, […]

Disability Friendly Puppet Making Workshop – Session 2

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  As part of the W/O Limits: Art, Chronic Illness, & Disability exhibition, the Artists Archives will host a puppet making workshop led by exhibiting artist Nate Puppets with facilitation by Clinical Social Worker Chris Richards-Pagel, BFA, MSW, APSW. These small group events are designed for people experiencing disabilities, including people with Autism Spectrum Disorder, to build positive […]

Fallout: Rebecca Kaler, Paintings from 2003 – 2022

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  Opening Reception: Thursday, November 17, 5:30 – 8:00pm In-Person Meet the Artist Q & A: Saturday, December 10th, 1:00 – 2:30pm REGISTER HERE   Fallout will open with a free public reception on Thursday, November 17th, 2022, from 5:30 – 8:00pm and will be on view through Saturday, January 14th, 2023.   When the […]

Stories in Light: Stuart Pearl at Kendal

Kendal at Oberlin 600 Kendal Drive, Oberlin, OH, United States

  This winter, Stories in Light, a retrospective featuring the work of Archived Artist Stuart Pearl, will be traveling to the Kendal Gallery. The Artists Archive's satellite exhibition will be on view beginning December 6. The gallery is located at 600 Kendal Drive, Oberlin, OH and is open 9:00am - 8:00pm daily. The show will […]

Q & A with Archived Artist Rebecca Kaler

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Portrait of Rebecca Kaler by Jef Janis, Painting: Kaler, Incoming, Acrylic on canvas   When the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve adds a new artist to their permanent collection, they offer the artist either a solo or dual exhibition. Beginning November 17th, the AAWR will feature the work of Rebecca Kaler in Fallout, an […]

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Stuart Pearl Artist Talk @ Kendal

Kendal at Oberlin 600 Kendal Drive, Oberlin, OH, United States

Stuart Pearl, Frozen Vernal Pool, 2017, Digital photograph, 12 x 18”, Collection of the AAWR   To accompany the satellite exhibition Stories in Light: Stuart Pearl at Kendal, an in-person artist talk will be held on Friday, January 6th, beginning at 4pm. During the 45-minute PowerPoint presentation, Pearl will share the stories behind the stunning images […]

Joseph O’Sickey in Retrospect

Huntington Convention Center 1 St. Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH, United States

Joseph O’Sickey in Retrospect The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is pleased to present Joseph O'Sickey in Retrospect, an exhibition of 27 significant paintings and drawings by the important and dynamic modernist. Curated by Executive Director Mindy Tousley, the show features the Archives' latest acquisitions from the artist's estate, including exuberant scenes of racetracks […]

Against Gravity: Remembering John Jackson

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  Opening Reception: Friday, January 27, 5:30 – 8:00pm Remembering John Jackson: A Community Gathering: Saturday, February 11, 1:00 – 2:00pm. REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE   In 2006, the art world was rocked by the double homicide of sculptor John Jackson and photographer Masumi Hayashi in the building where they lived and kept studios on the […]

Remembering John Jackson: A Community Gathering

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  In 2006, the art world was rocked by the double homicide of sculptor John Jackson and photographer Masumi Hayashi in the building where they lived and kept studios on the West Side of Cleveland. While nearly two decades later the tragedy of their deaths still looms large, what truly endures of an artist is […]

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Joseph O’Sickey PBS Documentary Screening at Judson Manor

Judson Manor - South Concourse 1890 E 107th St., Cleveland, OH, United States

Joseph O'Sickey, Self Portrait Among Paints and Brushes, Watercolor & ink on paper, Collection of the AAWR   To accompany their satellite exhibition The Lens of Joseph O’Sickey at Judson Manor, the Artists Archives will host an in-person screening of the PBS Western Reserve documentary, Joseph O’Sickey: The Art of Life on Wednesday March 1st […]

The Truth About NFTs with Arabella Proffer

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

https://youtu.be/deyALg1__xI   Location: In-person at the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 East 123rd Street, Cleveland OH 44102   NFTs have been getting a lot of attention as of late. Between the promotional antics of politicians and the volatility of cryptocurrency, there’s been a tidal wave of misinformation. But just what is an NFT? […]

2023 Annual Members Exhibition

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

2023 Annual Members Exhibition Congratulations to the winners of our 2023 People's Choice Awards! We look forward to all the great entries next year! Cheryl Glubish Brickman Lisa Kenion Thomas Hudson Leslie Edwawrds Humez Jim Soppelsa   About the Show: This March, join the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) in welcoming the return […]

Laser Engraving Workshop and Collaborative Art Project Session 1

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  Dates: Saturday, April 15th & Sunday, April 16th 1:00 – 4:00pm Location: In-person at the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 East 123rd Street, Cleveland, OH 44106   As part of their ongoing Art & Technology programming series, the Artists Archives will host the Fab Cab, a portable makers space that will park […]

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Laser Engraving Workshop and Collaborative Art Project Session 2

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Dates: Saturday, April 15th & Sunday, April 16th 1:00 – 4:00pm Location: In-person at the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 East 123rd Street, Cleveland, OH 44106   As part of their ongoing Art & Technology programming series, the Artists Archives will host the Fab Cab, a portable makers space that will park in […]

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A.I. Art with Jamal Collins and Alfred Cowger

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

https://youtu.be/X1e3JAV4AAM   Only a few years ago, art created by computers sounded like science-fiction. Now, all it takes is a scroll on social media to encounter this latest art world phenomenon. But how does artificial intelligence create art in the first place? And where do traditional artists fit into the equation?   On Saturday, April […]

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2023 Annual Meeting of Members

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Annual Meeting 2022 - Photo by Stuart Pearl The Annual Meeting of the Members of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve will be held in the AAWR Gallery Friday May 5, 2023, from 5 – 6:30pm.   All AAWR members in good standing are welcome to attend or participate via proxy vote. Unsure of […]

SAGA Fine Print Exhibition and Handing It Down

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Schedule: Opening Reception: Thursday, May 18th 5:30 – 8:00pm Virtual Program 1: From Stone to Silicone: The Future of Printmaking with Michael Menchaca and Maggie Denk-Leigh Wednesday, May 31st 7:00 – 8:00pm REGISTER ON ZOOM Virtual Program 2: SAGA Award Winners Spotlight with Dr. Emily J. Peters Wednesday, June 21st 7:00 – 8:00pm REGISTER ON […]

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From Stone to Silicone: The Future of Printmaking with Michael Menchaca & Maggie Denk-Leigh

https://youtu.be/r-aMnYPiFO8   Printmaking has always been based on technology and innovation. From the advent of woodcut prints in Imperial China, to the revolution of stone lithography and the speed of digital reproduction, artists have continued to push the boundaries of this historic medium.   But how has the technology of printmaking evolved? And what current […]

The Egg and The Obelisk: An AAWR Fundraising Mystery

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  The rustle of silk in a graveyard, a cryptic puzzle leading you through the trees, and the thrill of edging out your fellow sleuths as you search for treasure among the moss-covered tombs. It’s a fantasy plucked straight from the pages of an Agatha Christie novel or perhaps the cross-hatched dreamscapes of an Edward […]

SAGA Award Winners Spotlight with Dr. Emily J. Peters

https://youtu.be/3LG3gSZ0iXw   This summer, the Artists Archives is thrilled to host a Fine Print Exhibition featuring the Society of American Graphic Artists (SAGA), one of the nation’s oldest organizations dedicated to creative printmaking. Based in New York City, SAGA was founded in 1915 to promote the advancement of the graphic arts. Over their 108-year history, […]

THE BIG @SS @RT SHOW

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 13th 5:30 – 8:00pm Program: THE BIG @SS @RT TALK, Sunday, July 23rd 2:00 – 3:30pm at the Lakeland Community College Auditorium. Reception to follow. Free admission. To attend, REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE For more information on the community-wide exhibition and events, visit thebigassartshow.com   Sometimes bigger really is better. This summer, […]

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THE BIG @SS @RT TALK

Lakeland Community College 7700 Clocktower Dr, Kirtland, Ohio

Program Location: Lakeland Community College Performing Arts Center. 7700 Clocktower Dr, Kirtland, OH 44094. Artists Reception to follow. To attend, please register on Eventbrite   About the Program: Northeast Ohio is home to a wealth of small arts organizations which mightily support their communities and advance our region’s creative culture. This July, join us as […]

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Dale Goode and Terry Klausman

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Sept 7 – Oct 21  Dale Goode and Terry Klausman Dale Goode and Terry Klausman’s inaugural exhibition as Archived Artists. Held in the Archives’ newly expanded gallery space! Opening Reception: Friday, September 8th 5:30 – 8:00pm    Terry Klausman, Trinity, Prisma color pencil on paper, Collection of AAWR

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Terry Klausman: A Retrospective

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

  Opening Reception: Friday, September 8, 5:30 – 8:00pm   Terry Klausman Artist Talk Canceled   Terry Klausman’s work was accepted into the archive in 2018. While Klausman has been an artist all his life, and received accolades for his work in High school, he never attended college. A native of Barberton Ohio, he is […]

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Creative Impulse: Archived Artist Dale Goode

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Opening Reception: Friday, September 8, 5:30 – 8:00pm   Program: ArtBites / Artist Talk: Dale Goode  - Saturday October 7, 1:00 – 2:00pm   Artist Dale Goode work was archived in 2020, and a small selection from the collection will be shown along with never before seen works on paper from 2019 – 2023, and […]

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NewNow 2023

LOCATION: Tri-C Gallery East 4250 Richmond Rd, Highland Hills, OH 44122 United States Venue Special Gallery Hours:  Saturday, October 7 from 10:00 to 2:00pm Saturday, October 21 from 10:00 to 2:00pm Monday, October 9 from 3:30 to 6:30pm Thursday, October 12 from 3:30 to 6:30pm Tuesday, October 17 from 3:30 to 6:30pm Thursday, October 19 […]

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Art Bites – Beyond Abstraction, a creative workshop with Stephen Calhoun

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

REGISTER TO THIS EVENT HERE In this workshop iterative artist Stephen Calhoun will teach participants how to utilize several of his methods to create iterative images. The source materials for this exploration of abstraction and pattern are paint chips given to him by the late abstract painter, installation, and mixed media artist Kathy Skerritt. Over […]

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Honoring the Land: Lawrence Baker, Joseph O’Sickey & Brinsley Tyrrell

Honoring the Land: Lawrence Baker, Joseph O’Sickey & Brinsley Tyrrell A satellite Exhibition held at Bostwick Design Partnership Location: 2729 Prospect Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44115 Opening Reception Date & Time:  Friday October 6th, from 6:00pm – 8:00pm Regular Exhibition viewing hours: Every Wednesday beginning November 1st, from 12:00pm – 6:00pm. After October 6th Friday, […]

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Art Bites – Dale Goode Artist Talk

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Dale Goode Saturday, October 7th 1:00 – 2:00pm In-person in the AAWR gallery.   Learn more about Dale Goode HERE   Register by contacting AAWR via phone:  216-721-9020

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Special Legacy event: The Archives: Past, Present & Future

Bostwick Design Partnership 2729 Prospect Avenue East Cleveland, OH 44115, East Cleveland, United States

Lawrence Baker with his work The Archives: Past, Present & Future   Honoring the Legacy of Archived Artists Lawrence Baker & Joseph O’Sickey Location: Bostwick Design Partnership 2729 Prospect Avenue East Cleveland, OH 44115 Date & Time: Sunday, October 15th from  1:00pm -3pm Ticket price: Free for Legacy members, $75 single tickets or $125 for […]

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A Hard line: Geometric Abstraction from the AAWR permanent collection | November 2 – December 16, 2023

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Show Dates: November 2 – December 16, 2023 Opening Reception: Thursday, November 2, 5:30 – 8:00pm Programs:  ARTBites / Art in Context – Finding Their way: Abstract Art by Black artists                        Jennifer Omaitz Curators Talk   Artists: David E Davis, Ruth Bercaw, Samuel Butnik, […]

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Tangents: Abstract & Geometric Art in Northeast Ohio | 11/2/23 – 12/16/23

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

Opening Reception: Thursday, November 2, 5:30 – 8:00pm Show Dates: November 2 – December 16, 2023 Programs: ARTBites / Art in Context – Finding Their way: Abstract Art by Black artists                       Jennifer Omaitz Curators Talk   Artists: Gianna Commito, David Louis Cintron, Mark Howard, […]

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Art Bites – Professional Practices: How to be a Published Author

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland, United States

How to be a Published Author with Alex Shaland Wednesday March 13th, 6:30 - 8:00pm Shaland will lead us through the steps involved in publishing your book! In person in the AAWR Gallery, or register online at Eventbrite.