Brick Ceramic + Design, 420 East 161st. Street Cleve. www.brickceramics.com “CleveLAnd: New work by Antonia and Nate Cotterman.” Opening 6-8pm.
Morgan Conservatory, 1754 E. 47th Street, Cleveland, 216.361.9255, www.morganconservatory.org “Denise Bookwalter and Susan Warner Keene.” Opening 6:30-8:30PM. Florida State University associate professor of printmaking Denise Bookwalter’s Matiere — referring to a material’s tactile surface quality — explores both traditional and digital processes, old and new print technologies and incorporates non-traditional media. Toronto-based Susan Warner Keene uses handmade paper to look at how it can interpret experience and the impact of experience on an individual narrative, looking at how it can assume elements of human-related physicality that relate to body perception.
Bruno Casiano Gallery, 5304 Detroit Ave, Cleve. 216.346.6562 www.brunocasiano.com “Work by Bruce Casiano.” Opening 6-10pm.
Beachwood Community Center 25325 Fairmount Blvd, Beachwood. “Inked Images: Seven Printmakers.” Opening 5-8PM. The work of seven area artists — all women and some of them with formidable reputations — comprises the show Inked Images: Seven Printmakers. Participating artists include Abbey Blake, Amy Casey, Liz Maugans (one of the c0founders of the 20-year-old Zygote Press, a local hub for printmakers), Wendy Partridge, Nicole Schneider, Lisa Schonberg, and Paula Zinsmeister.
“Progressive Insurance Art Tour.” 2-4PM. Progressive Insurance, headquartered in Mayfield Village, is known for its impressive private art collection with 7,500 works by 2,000 contemporary artists, including such art stars Andy Warhol, Davd Wojnarowicz, Nan Goldin, Cindy Sherman, David Hockney and Andreas Gursky. Normally the works are only seen on display in Progressive offices around the world. But the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve is giving people a chance to get a glimpse of the collection, with a two-hour tour. It’s free for AAWR, $10 for non-members but you must make a reservation through AAWR.
Ohio Ceramics Supply 2861 State Route 59, Ravenna Township, 330.296.3815 “Matt Nolen Workshop.” From 9am-Noon. Please register ahead of time. (Image Above) Link: http://maycocolors.com/index.php/visiting-artist-series/matt-nolen-ocs.html During his presentation at Buckeye Ceramic Supply, Matt Nolen will demonstrate the building of a narrative ceramic surface over multiple firings using slips, stains, underglaze, cone 6 and cone 06 glaze, overglaze enamel, decals and luster.
Next NOC Event!
Didem Mert Presentation and Workshop
Saturday October 22nd, 3-6pm.
Potluck to follow, please bring something tasty!
Please arrive between 2:30-2:45 so we can start at 3 pm!
Generously Hosted at AK Studios 604 North Rocky River Drive, Berea, OH 44017
Please RSVP so we have an idea of how many people will be attending, thanks.