Kent State Art Building, 400 Janik Drive, Kent, Ohio 44242 “John Miyazawa “MFA Thesis Show.” Opening Reception 5-7pm. (Image Above) (NOC’s Own John Miyazawa! I am excited to be finishing up my studies at Kent this spring. I have a thesis show coming up, April 1-4, and the reception will be held on the 3rd, Thursday, from 5 to 7 pm in the main gallery in the art building. http://www.kent.edu/artscollege/News/newsdetail.cfm?newsitem=8EACA3C3-D85C-1716-C4ECE07B9C175C12
Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Blvd, Cleveland, 216.421.7350, www.clevelandart.org “Mix: Ideation, featuring DJ Rekha.” Open 5-9pm.
Bay Arts, 28795 Lake Road, Bay Village, OH “Ephemeral Antidotes: Revisted New work by Arabelle Proffer.” Opening 7-9pm. (Image above)
Waterloo Arts, 15605 Waterloo Rd., Cleveland, 216.692.9500 artscollinwood.org “Vacancy/No Vacancy.” Opening 6pm. Emptiness, abandonment, decay, reuse, and renewal? Yeah, we’ve got that. Now explore what those concepts mean in a juried show — Vacancy/No Vacancy — @ Waterloo Arts. 101 artists from 22 states and Canada will explore vacancy (or no vacancy) through a variety of media.
Gallery One Sixty, 16008 Waterloo Road, Cleveland “Pen Pals.” Opening 6pm. PEN PALS is an exhibition of collaborative drawings by Cleveland's Rachel Strongoli & Josh Usmani and Sweden's Daniel Andersson-Boe (Semio). Half of the works were started in each country and mailed back-and-forth across the Atlantic Ocean. This show will feature works by all three artists, different pairings and individual work. The artists' styles blend over each other - creating an ambiguous sense of continuity, blending the three into one. This event is FREE and open to the public.
Lakeland Community College 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland, OH 44094, 440.525.7029 “LCC Visual Arts Student Exhibition.” Reception and Awards Ceremony 7-9pm.