Sunday, July 29, 2012

Otterbein University Exhibition Schedule

Hello August! The academic year is just about to begin. If you are in the Westerville/ Otterbein University area, check out the following exhibits this year provided by the Otterbein University Art Department. 
Leslie H. and Ethyl Rose Miller Gallery

Art and Communication Building, 33 Collegeview Rd., Westerville, OH 43081
Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1-4 p.m. on Saturday and Sundays.
Closed on holidays. For information call (614) 823-1792.
Aug. 27-Oct. 5, 2012
Reception: Thursday, Sept. 6, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Makaibari Diary: A Reciprocal Tourist’s Gaze
Artist: Gretchen Stevens Cochran
A sabbatical exhibition exploring the reciprocal nature of a “tourist’s gaze” exchanged with the women who pluck tea in the Makaibari Tea Gardens in Darjeeling, India.
Oct. 15-Dec. 7, 2012
Reception: Thursday, Oct. 18, 4-6 p.m.

The Fluxfax Portfolio
Thirty-five artists’ images created in honor of George Maciunis, the founder of the Fluxus art movement, including works by Yoko Ono and Nam June Paik. 

March 25-April 4, 2013
Reception and award ceremony: Thursday, March 28, 3 p.m.

16th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition 

April 8-May 17
Senior Art Exhibitions
Weekly exhibitions by graduating art majors.
Special gallery hours: 8 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays, closed holiday

Fisher Gallery

Roush Hall, 27 S. Grove St., Westerville, OH 43081
Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily. Closed on holidays. For information call (614) 823-1792.
 Aug. 27-Dec. 7, 2012
Tales of Slavery and Deliverance
Stewart Goldman’s etchings and essays of the memories of Dr. Anna Ornstein’s experiences with her mother in the concentration camp at Auschwitz.
 Jan. 3-May 19, 2013
Altering Life by Holding it Still: Photographs by Dorothea Lange and Marion Post Wolcott
Images from the 1930’s and 1940’s by two of America’s most important documentary photographers.  The title in a reference to Lange’s statement: “Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.” 

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Annual Short North Summer Sale

Greetings! After 6 weeks in Europe, I was happy to come back to an inbox filled with awesome activities around the art communities of Ohio! I will definitely be in Columbus this weekend checking out the Summer Arts Sale in the Shorth North District.

Short North Arts District presents:
The Annual Short North Summer Sale
July 20-22

Super Sidewalk Sale: SATURDAY ONLY from 9 AM until 2 PM

Includes 35 Shops, Fashion, Home Decor, Specialty Retail, Art, Music, Vintage, Consignment