Thereâ€™s a place in Cleveland where cats of bizarre geometries hang with politicians, zombies, musicians and other singular characters (including the writer/creator of American Splendor, Harvey Pekar).
Gary and Laura Dumm have depicted all these beings and more in pen & ink and paint in their two-person art show at Arts Collinwood Gallery, 15605 Waterloo Road (216) 692-9500. The showâ€™s opening reception, with treats and spirits, is October 9th from 6:00 pm till 9 pm. Gallery Hours: Thur-Fri 6-9, Sat-Sun 1-4pm. This exhibit offers the viewer a broad spectrum of techniques and sensibilities: from Lauraâ€™s lighter, funkified color approach in painting the feline to Garyâ€™s ink drawings of blues people, cartoons and dark re-animated horrors. It can also be viewed during open hours for the adjoining Waterloo Cafe, then closes rather appropriately on Halloween.
Bring your imagination, a love of color (and black & white) and maybe a few â€œtreatsâ€, some of these beasties look hungry!
Contact the Dumms at 216-961-0230 for more information or email firstname.lastname@example.org