“MINT CONDITION.” Opening Reception: 6-9 PM. The Kent State University, School of Visual Communication presents Mint Condition, an exhibition of photographic works by 2012 graduating seniors Ellen Brinich, Heather Campbell, Katherine Case, Devin Casper, Spenser Dickerson, Sam Hedrick, and Kristen Swartz. William Rupnik Gallery 1117 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, Ohio 44115
“Ingenuity’s Bal Ingenieux- Avant Garde Debauchery!” Get ready for a night of avant garde debauchery… Don a mask and be taken though an amazing journey of performances and interactive installations. Bal Ingenieux includes performances by Rob Sherwood, Cello Fury, Shivering Timbers, Syncopated Swing Band, Zany Umbrella Circus and more. Plus art from the Rust Belt Monster Collective and the guy who brought you the digital graffiti wall. A night you’ll never forget! http://IngenuityCleveland.com/maskedball Halcyon Lodge 2831 Frankilin Blvd. Cleveland, OH
“Sandy Miller Pedestal Making Workshop and Slide Presentation.” Workshop 2-5pm. Slide Presentation and Potluck 5-7 pm. Hectic Studio, 3619 Walton Ave. Cleveland, 2nd Floor, 440.590.0672, www.hecticstudio.com If you don't want to do the workshop just stop by for the potluck and slideshow!
“Spring Open Studio with the Screw Factory Artists!” noon – 7PM The Screw Factory Artist Studios are located in the massive Lake Erie Building in Lakewood. If you haven’t been there, you need to. On Sat 5/5 the artists are opening their studios to exhibit and sell their work. See where the magic happens and peruse a tasteful selection of glass, ceramics, sculpture, fiber arts, mixed media, painting and printmaking. The Templar Motors Car Factory Display will be open, too! Coffee and food trucks will also be in attendance. Screw Factory 13000 Athens Ave., Lakewood www.screwfactory artists.com
“Simpler Times Gallery Grand Opening Celebration.” 3 – 10pm. Rediscover your past and see what’s in store for you @ Simpler Times Gallery, a new shop in Ohio City hosting its grand opening on Sat 5/5. This Ohio City boutique features art from local artists and one-of-a-kind vintage items picked from across the nation. Celebration will feature live music & spoken word. Simpler Times Gallery 3212 W. 25th Street, Cleveland, OH 216-925-2008