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Thursday, November 20, 2014



Tri-C Gallery West, 2nd Floor Campus Library, 11000 Pleasant Valley Road, Parma, 216.987.5322,  "Observitare- Work by Carrie Longley, Amy Kollar Anderson and Lane Bachman."  Opening 5-7pm.  (Image Above)

Cleveland Print Room (in Artcraft Building), 2550 Superior Ave, Suite 102, Cleveland, 216.401.5981  “Pablo Sierra Marino.”  Opening 5-8pm.
Lakeland Community College 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland, OH 44094, 440.525.7029  “Faculty Exhibition.”  Opening 7-9pm. This eclectic collection includes painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, photography, jewelry/metals, textile design, mixed media and graphic design created by the talented and skilled visual arts faculty of Lakeland Community College.
78th Street Studios. 1300 West 78th Street, Cleveland  “Third Friday Open Studios.”  New gallery opening this week.  Hartshorn Studios.  Also check out Sandy Miller!
Artists Archives of the Western Reserve, 1834 E. 123rd St. Cleveland, 216.721.9020  “CAN Journal Winter 2014-2015 Launch Party.”  6-8pm. We will be hosting the CAN Journal Winter Launch Party with our neighbors The Sculpture Center and the Davis Sculpture Foundation. Be among the first to see the winter issue and take copies of the magazine back to your space for your friends, patrons, and visitors. 
Kenneth Paul Lesko Gallery 1305 West 80th St., Cleveland, 216.870.6719  “Aubrey Rhodes:  Rx.”  Opening 5-9pm.
William Busta Gallery, 2731 Prospect Ave., Cleveland 216.298.9071  “Thomas Frontini-Shelters and Don Harvey-Anxious By Nature.”  Opening 5-9pm.  
Kent State University Art Gallery, Terrace Drive, Kent.  330.672.7853. “Janet Koplos Lecture.”  Art Building, room 202.  Renowned art critic Janet Koplos will give a lecture at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 21, in room 202 of the Art Building. Ms. Koplos was a senior editor at Art in America from 1990–2009, and has written over 2,500 articles, reviews, essays and chapters since 1976. She is the author of several books, including "Makers: A History of American Studio Craft" (2010) with co-author Bruce Metcalf. 
Also Earlier that day: “Courtney Kessel Lecture.”Art Building, room 202.  Visiting artist Courtney Kessel will give a lecture at noon on Friday, Nov. 21, in room 202 of the Art Building. For more information on the artist and her work, visit

River Gallery,19046 Old Detroit Road, Rocky River 44116 440 331-8406,  “Winter Collection.”  Opening 3-7pm.  
Museum of Contemporary Art, 11400 Euclid Ave., Cleveland 216.421.8671,  I am very happy to invite you an upcoming roundtable discussion on contemporary ceramics, happening this weekend!  MOCA's public program, Concerning Clay, will use the exhibition Kirk Mangus: Things Love as a springboard to explore current issues and ideas on ceramic media in contemporary art. Noted art critic and historian, Janet Koplos, senior editor of Art in America from 1990-2009, will open the conversation with a "state of the field" address. Other participants include William Brouillard, Chair of Ceramics, Cleveland Institute of Art, Eva Kwong, Chair of Ceramics, Kent State University, Anders Ruhwald, Head of Ceramics, Cranbrook Academy of Art and Anderson Turner, Director of Galleries at Kent State University School of Art.  This program will take place this Saturday, November 22 from 1-2.30pm,The event is FREE for: students, MOCA Cleveland members, children 5 and under, Active Military and Veterans. For all other guests, Museum Admission ($8 general/$6 senior) includes attendance at the panel. 
Harris-Stanton Gallery 1370 W. 9th Street, Cleveland.  “1st Annual International Exhibition.”  Opening 6-8:30.  
Harris-Stanton Gallery 2301 West Market Street, Akron, 330.867.7600,  “Matthew Kolodziej-Artist Talk.”  2-3pm.  
11.22 + 23
Bonnie Gordon Studio.  167 Pine Needle Drive, Seville, OH  330.769.3636.  “Studio open House and Fine Art Sale.”  Saturday, November 15th is the first day of two full weekends dedicated to discovering the art of some 
amazing new artists as well as new work from your favorites.  You may find the perfect holiday gift or a piece of art for yourself. Please join us.  Saturday 10-6 Sunday 11-4.  

“Artists Open House 15th Annual Exhibit and Sale.”  Featuring work by NOC’s own Jacquline Miller.   13601 County Line Road, Chagrin Falls, OH.  Saturday hours 11-5 and Sunday 12-4pm.  

“Charm the Heart.”  Saturday 1-8pm  Sunday Noon – 4pm.  Featuring work by NOC’s own Theresa Yondo.  

Akron Museum of Art, 1 S. High Street. Akron, 330.376.9185,  “Chris Pekoc, Handmade.”  Opening 2 pm.  (Image Above)

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