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Nicole Condon-Shih, Mary Johnson, “Microcosmic Orbit”: April 5 – May 18

April 5 – May 18 Gallery Reception: Friday, April 5, 6-9 pm, Artist Talk at 7 pm The smallest elements exist in necessary tandem with the grandest in our Universe. This two-person exhibition, Microcosmic Orbit, probes the delicate tension between the microcosmic and macrocosmic. A collaborative installation sprawls the wall and the floor acts as […]


2024 Waterloo Arts Fest Vendor & Music Applications LIVE

Another exciting Waterloo Arts Fest is in the works: the 2024 art vendor and music applications are now live! Click here to apply! Share this:


2024 DayGlo: Bug-Crafting with Artist-In-Residence, Eric Anthony Berdis

March 1 – 30th: Every Saturday & Sunday from 12-4PM, drop in at any time “When was a time you felt squashed by a bug, and what was it that helped you to keep going?”  Our first ever DayGlo artist-in-residence, Eric Anthony Berdis, will be leading a free DayGlo bug-crafting workshop under blacklight every Saturday […]


2024 DayGlo Show: “How Does Your Garden Glo?” March 1 – 30

March 1 – 30 Opening Reception: Friday, March 1, 6-9PM Cleveland’s favorite fluorescent art exhibit is returning on March 1st!  Thanks to the sponsorship of the DayGlo Color Corporation headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, 50 participating local artists have been donated DayGlo paint for a black-lit display of their own creative interpretations of this year’s prompt, […]


Bob Drake, “Organ Crickets”

January 5 – February 24, 2024 Opening Reception on Friday, January 5, 6-8 pm “Organ Crickets” is a sound sculpture and a tribute to these instruments (reclaimed organ pipes, electronics) of worship, and to the rich history of organ making in Cleveland by Bob Drake. There are a lot of churches in Cleveland (3647 by […]


Xia Gao, “Settling/Unsettling, Daydream of Jiangnan”

January 5 – February 24, 2024 Gallery Reception: Friday, February 2 from 6-9 pm, Artist Talk at 7 pm Tian Han Chinese New Year Printmaking Workshop with Xia Gao: Saturday, February 3 at 12 pm Xia Gao is an artist and Chinese immigrant, living in Okemos, Michigan and teaching at Michigan State University. Gao’s work […]


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