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

Wednesday, May 17, 2017


78th Street Studios, 1300 West 78th Street, CLE  “Third Friday.”  5-9pm.  Many Openings Including: Hedge Gallery, 1300 W.78th Street, CLE  “Liz Maugans-Too Much Information.”  (Image Above)  
Tregoning & Company, 1300 West 78th Street, CLE 216.281.8626, “Matt Dibble: Puzzled Bipeds.”
Kenneth Paul Lesko Gallery, 1305 West 80th St., CLE 216.870.6719  “Flora & Fauna: work by Scott McIntire.”  

Cleveland Print Room, 2550 Superior Ave, Suite 102, CLE 216.401.5981  “(Here Come) the Goloshans-Photography by Jonny Lyons.”  Opening 5-8pm. Lyons stages set-ups — “hand-crafted mischief” —which he documents with photography and film to explore the fragility of friendship and adventure.

Hectic Studio and Bette Drake Studios, 3619 Walton Ave. 2nd Floor, CLE  440.590.0672,  “Fun, Food Basketball and Art.”  1-4pm.  Featuring work by Bette Drake, Todd Leech, Virginia Houston and Billy Ritter.  Supports Meals on Wheels.

Silver Scuro, 5322 Fleet Ave., CLE  “Steve Mastroianni-Photography.”  Open 1-5 pm both days. Steve Mastroianni restored a space on Fleet Street right next door to the new artisan butcher shop Saucission for his new studio Silver Scuro. This weekend, coinciding with Slavic Village’s Rooms to Let: CLE he’ll be holding an open house. He’s inviting visitors to participate in a portrait collage being created for the occasion.

“Rooms to Let.”  Slavic Village in CLE.  

Kiln for Sale:

An L&L that was used less than 10 times. It was donated to Cleveland Institute of Art and is not compatable with our electric supply.  $2500.00   Contact Seth Nagelberg,

Thursday, May 11, 2017

5.12 + 13


Bay Arts, 28795 Lake Road, Bay Village. “BAYarts 9th annual pottery exhibition.”  Opening  7-9PM.  This year’s 9th annual show will feature ceramic pieces inspired by master painters and potters. Stop in, and maybe something will grab your eye as perfect for your home — and you’ll be encouraging an ecstatic student as well! (Image Above)

Canopy Collective, 3910 Lorain Ave., CLE. “James Quarles-solo show.”  Opening 6-10pm. Local painter, print maker and graphic designer James Quarles shows off his range of fine art and graphic skills, portraits, illustrations and mixed-media work. His work incorporates elements of pop culture, social disorder, poetry, street art, hip-hop and music.  The evening features music by DJ A Live. It’s free.

Zygote Press, 1410 East 30th St., CLE 216.621.2900  “Free Style.”  Opening 6-8pm. FREE STYLE: tease and tension between abstraction and representation.  Curated by Liz Maugans.  Work by: Justin Brennan, Dave Cintron, Jamey Hart, Michael Lombardy, James March, Kelsey Moulton, Patricia Zinmeister Parker, Scott Pickering, Grace Summanen.  

Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Blvd, CLE 216.421.7350, “Brand-New and Terrific: Alex Katz-Artists Talk.”  Talk At  7PM.  Katz, who is now 89, will be at the museum’s Gartner Auditorium for a conversation with curator Diana Tuite from the Colby College Museum of Art. It’s free but you need a ticket please call 216-421-7350.

Walkabout Tremont.  5-10pm.  


Brick Ceramic + Design, 420 East 161st St., CLE  “Mother’s Day Sale.”  Noon – 4 pm.  

Thursday, May 4, 2017


Gallery W at American Greetings. One American Boulevard, Westlake.    “George Kozmon and Loren Naji Splendid Dissonance- Monumental Works.”  Opening 5-7pm.

Heights Art Gallery, 2175 Lee Road, Cleveland Hts., 216.371.3457  “Christine Mauersberger.”  Spotlight Gallery.  Opening 6-9pm.  (Image Above)

Spaces “The First 100+ Days.”  Opening Reception 6-9pm.

Waterloo Arts, 15605 Waterloo Rd., CLE 216.692.9500
“Walk all over Waterloo!  Be sure to check out ArtiCLE Gallery’s opening for “Kathy Skerritt-Black and White.”  Opening 6-10 pm.

Maria Neil Art Project, 15813 Waterloo Rd., CLE, 216.481.7722  “Deborah Pinter.”  Opening 6-10 pm.
Praxis Fiber Workshop, 15301 Waterloo Road, CLE  “Kombucha.”  Opening 6-10pm.  Work by recent CIA grad Abby Clark.

1point618 Gallery, 6421 Detroit Ave., CLE 216.281.1618  “Fine Print.”  Opening 7-9pm.  Current CIA juniors collaborated to put together their own show, addressing  society’s unspoken rules.

Morgan Conservatory, 1754 E. 47th Street, CLE 216.361.9255,  “Indelicate Truths.”   Opening 6-9pm.  Work created by Alexandra Janezic, Anna Tararova and Ann Waddell as part of Morgan’s artist-in-residence program.

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve, 1834 E. 123rd St., CLE 216.721.9020”Closing Reception for annual members show.”  Closing 6:30-8:30. 

Opportunity for Emerging Artists!

LEAP recognizes exceptional emerging talents in the contemporary craft field and provides opportunities by bringing their artwork to the consumer market. Established in 2007 in honor of our Director of Exhibitions Kate Lydon's 20-years of service, the program showcases one winner and six finalists.   Go to: for more info.