Openings, shows, Workshops, job postings, equipment, & anything else that might involve the northern
Ohio clay community.

Friday, November 26, 2010

Nov 26-28th

“2010 Hildebrandt Building Open House and Holiday Sale.” When: Saturday Nov 27 11am-5pm, & Sunday Nov 28 11am-5pm Who: Stephanie Craig, Bette Drake, Elizabeth Emery, Megan John and Todd Leech. Hildebrandt Building, 2nd Floor 3619 Walton Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113

"Bazaar Bizarre" [EAST] Fri 11/26 – Sat 11/27 [WEST] Sat 12/11 – Sun 12/12 Cleveland’s enormously popular alternative craft show is back — with shows on both sides of town. On Fri 11/26 and Sat 11/27 check out Bazaar Bizarre on Larchmere. Then head to the larger BazBiz show in the Detroit-Shoreway neighborhood on Sat 12/11 and Sun 12/12. Eastside: Former American Crafts Bldg – 13010 Larchmere Westside: 78th Street Studios – 1301 W. 78th St.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Nov. 19th and 20th Events

Openings Friday Nov. 19th

“Painted, More or Less” works by Paul o”Keefe. Opening Reception from 5-9pm. William Busta Gallery, 2731 Prospect Ave., Cleveland 216.298.9071

“Cinema 01” Opening Reception 5-9pm. Kenneth Paul Lesko Gallery 1305 West 80th St., Cleveland, 216.631.6719

“ArtScape.” from 4:30-9pm preview reception and sale. $5 Non-members members free. Saturday Nov. 20th 11am-5pm Free and Open to the public. Featuring over 45 local and national artists. Museum of Contemporary Art, 8501 Carnegie Ave., Cleveland 216.421.8671,

The AAWR Annual Holiday Members Show and Sale Opening Reception Friday, November 19 · 5:00pm - 8:00pm 1834 East 123rd St. Cleveland

“The Abstracted Plane” works by Dana Oldfather and Erik Neff. November 19 - December 31, 2010 Opening Reception from 5 - 7pm. Bonfoey Gallery, 1710 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, 216.621.0178,

“The Dominion of Oil” By Kathy Skerritt. (Work Pictured Above) Opening Reception: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. through January 30, 2011 Gallery Hours: Monday—Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Gallery at Old Stone. 1380 Ontario St., Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Openings Saturday Nov. 20th

“ONE NIGHT STAND” A one-night only exhibition by Ales BASK Hostomsky 6-10 PM, Saturday, November 20, 2010 3411 Perkins Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114 (secure parking in E. 36 St. lot, behind building.) William Rupnik Gallery is breaking away from the limitations of the traditional "four white walls" exhibition space and taking the show on the road. By utilizing forgotten and under-appreciated properties throughout the Greater Cleveland area, we strive to provide our artists with exhibition space that is custom-tailored to their individual styles, promoting and encouraging innovative presentation. Supported with a live DJ set by Cleveland's own Brian Brain of Subfix and (216) Bass, this is one exhibition not to be missed!

CHARM THE HEART ARTISTS 2010 Saturday, November 20th 1-8 Sunday, November 21st 12-4. 3124 Corydon Rd. Cleveland Hts. Ohio 216-371-8845 day of show MaryAnn Posch/John Gulyas: silver jewelry April Firstencel: quilts/handbags, Debbie First: author/photographer, Mark Yasenchack: ceramics, Vivian Vail: beaded jewelry, Catherine Butler: jewelry, Theresa Yondo: pottery, Debbie Vail: painting, Marianne Hite: glass, Barb Cross: knitwear, Debbie Apple-Presser: luminaries

“Sneak preview of our annual Holiday Collection” Saturday, November 20, 2010, from 3-7pm at River Gallery, 19046 Old Detroit Road, Rocky River. Feature over 20 local artists, 4 who are new to River Gallery.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Nov 12th and 13th Openings

Friday Nov.12th
“Inspired Photographs-New Work by Heather Protz.” Opening reception Nov. 12th from 5-8pm. Fawick Gallery, Baldwin-Wallace College 94 E. Bagley Rd., Berea, OH 440.826.2152

“SCREAMING TARGETS” Work by Sam Danford. On view at Lava Lounge, November 12 - December 8, 2010. Lava Lounge 1307 Auburn Ave. Cleveland, Ohio 44113

“By Hand Fine Art and Craft Festival.” I.X. Center Nov. 12,13,14th.

Saturday Nov. 13th
“6th Annual True Value Vintage Show.” Opening reception Nov. 13th from 6-9pm. Pop Shop/(Art)ificial Gallery, 17020 Madison Ave, Lakewood, 216.227.8440

The Beachwood Ceramic Guild Presents our First Holiday Show and Sale Saturday Evening Reception, November 13th, from 6PM to 9PM. Sunday, November 14th, from 10AM to 4PM 23366 Commerce Park, Beachwood Follow the signs to our entrance (ground floor) on the northern side of the building 440-862-6500 Kathleen Cameron, Shirley Clark, Jacqueline Miller (Work Pictured Above), Nancy Scott, Cynthia Polster, Andrea Serafino and Earl Stein

Friday, November 5, 2010

Nov. 5th and 6th Openings and Events

Friday 11/5

The Cleveland Institute of Art “Anatomica Aesthetica Exhibition” Nov 5 - Dec 18 Opening Night: Friday, November 5 5pm: Lecture by guest curator Laura Lindgren 6-8pm: Opening reception Photographs from the Mütter Museum and H. F. Aitken Illustrations from the Dittrick Medical History Center. See the images that Newsweek calls "sometimes ghastly, sometimes heartbreaking, and mysteriously mesmerizing." CIA's Reinberger Galleries 11141 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH Learn more at and at 216.421.7407

“In-TURN” An Exhibition of New Emerging Artists Opening Reception 6pm. How nice: Zygote Press created In-TURN to give wings to emerging artists. Several local interns were chosen to display their work NOW… not later on when they’ve made it big or they become local media darlings. See work made by true newbie artists who are full of fresh ideas. Zygote Press, 1410 East 30th St., Cleveland 216.621.2900

“9th Annual Heights Arts Holiday Store” Heights Arts Opening Friday November 5th 6-9pm. Heights Art Gallery, 2163 Lee Road #104 Cleveland Hts., 216.371.3457

Sat 11/6
An open conference on the State of Sculpture @ CIA @10 am. Two big topics to discuss on Sat 11/6: What’s the current state of sculpture? And, how do we teach sculpture? Immerse yourself in the intellectual side of sculpture at this free, day-long conference presented by The Cleveland Institute of Art, The Sculpture Center and Edinboro University of PA. Cleveland Institute of Art’s Joseph McCullough Center, 4th floor – 11610 Euclid Ave. – Reservations requested.

Screw Factory Artists’ Annual Holiday Open Studio
Sat 11/6 @ 1 – 8PM Tour one of Cleveland’s most active artist communities: The Screw Factory Artist Studios. Check out their digs in a Lakewood warehouse enclaves. Media ranges from fine art to eclectic crafts including printmaking, mosaics, fiber art and wearables, painting, portraiture, ceramics, glass and mixed media collage and installation. The Lake Erie Building – 13000 Athens Ave. – Lakewood

“App to the Future: SPACES Annual Benefit & Auction” !0$ admission @ 10PM. Come to SPACES’ annual benefit and auction dressed as your favorite tech era. After all, App to the Future is all about low-brow, hi-fi technology. Join other techies and SPACES supporters for a night of Pong, iPad love, art, food, drink, tunes and treats… and the best costumes around. Spaces, 2220 Superior Viaduct, Cleveland 216.621.2314

Contemporary Ceramics, Jewelry and Henna Body Painting Open Studio and Sale One of a kind art gifts Saturday, November 6th 11-4. 13796 Chillicothe Road Novelty, Ohio 44072
Visit with Theresa Yondo at her studio with special guest artists Jeanne Grossetti, Deborah Woolfork. and Lauren Palsa Just North of Fairmount Blvd. on St. Rt. 306 440-338-6219