Galleries

SCOTT PICKERING “OINTMENT CLUMP RECITAL”
Gallery 160, 16008 Waterloo Road
A prolific Cleveland artist, Pickering’s work can best be described as bright, vibrant, figurative abstract expressionist romps into lunacy. While you are there, step into the garden to see the newly installed sculpture of Jane Baeslach.

ANNUAL MEMBERS’ SHOW
Waterloo Arts Gallery, 15605 Waterloo Road
Explore the bronze sculptures, paintings, fiber arts, ceramics, illustrations and other works in this annual juried exhibit of Waterloo Arts member artists. This year’s show was juried by Lane Cooper, Associate Professor of Painting at Cleveland Institute of Art.
First Prize: John Saile, Second Prize: Debra Silver, Third Prize: Wade Gagich

LAILA VOSS AND BRUCE EDWARDS “CONVERGENCE/DIVERGENCE”
Maria Neil Art Project & Frameworks, 15813 Waterloo Road
Laila Voss and Bruce Edwards are artist spouses- sometime collaborators, sometimes not. Laila’s work features a series of small sculptures that are reliquaries for Cleveland’s industrial history. Bruce’s prints are nostalgic in many ways, the images come from a mid century movie shot on film, a disappearing media.

#THISISWATERLOO
Phone Gallery, South Side of Waterloo between Calcutta and Shiloh
During the Waterloo Arts Fest, Phone Gallery is asking the public to text-vote for their favorite photographs of the Waterloo Arts District … photographs that were taken by visitors, residents, and merchants of the District in 2014. Photographs will be displayed in Phone Gallery and after the Fest, the four most popular photographs will be reproduced as salable notecards celebrating our neighborhood.

SCULPTURES BY JERRY SCHMIDT
Waterloo 7 Gallery – Studio, 15315 Waterloo Road
You too can Switch on Waterloo! Stop by and flip the switch on the giant light switch sculpture Jerry Schmidt and Lou Ross created to symbolize the regeneration of the Waterloo Arts District. Also on view are recent works of Schmidt and his student sculptors, as well as, jewelry by Michelle Lake from Lake Effect Jewelry.

GEORGE SHUBA “LOOKING BACK AT FIFTY YEARS”
Space: ROCK, 15721 Waterloo Road
Photographer George Shuba has over 6000 negatives in his collection. He photographed many of the Rock n Roll icons who performed between the ’60’s through the ‘80’s. This exhibit takes a look back over his notable career.

ROSS BOCHNEK AND BRYAN LANGSDALE
Waterloo Arts, 15605 Waterloo Road
Upstairs in the Art Made Here studios of Waterloo Arts, Bochnek and Langsdale have put together a multi-sensory installation featuring electronics, sculpture, photography and more.

ZOETIC WALLS CLEVELAND
For a self-guided tour, check out this Map of the Murals!
In 2013, Waterloo Arts adorned the Waterloo Arts District with 20 new murals painted by international, national and local artists in a project called Zoetic Walls. 2013 Zoetic Walls artists include: Gaia, Ever, LNY, Hygienic Dress League, Rae, Bob Peck, Steve Ehret, Gabriel Spector, JBecause, Doodles, Lynnea Holland-Weiss and Nanook. Reno, Nevada artist, Erik Burke started off the Zoetic Walls project for 2014 with a mural on W. 25th Street in Ohio City on the Loren Naji Studio and Gallery.