23 Cleveland Artists You Should Be Following On Instagram

From the Cleveland Institute of Art, to Spaces, to the 78th Street Studios, great artists are working everywhere in the Cleveland area. And one place to find their art without venturing out? Instagram. So give a follow to these Northeast Ohio visual artists and support these local makers.

From the Cleveland Institute of Art, to Spaces, to the 78th Street Studios, great artists are working everywhere in the Cleveland area. And one place to find their art without venturing out? Instagram. So give a follow to these Northeast Ohio visual artists and support these local makers.

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 Jason Look, @JasonLook
Look creates fun, comic-style drawings and illustrations and often draws posters for local bands and shows. He’s also done a couple Scene covers that came out great.
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Jason Look, @JasonLook


Look creates fun, comic-style drawings and illustrations and often draws posters for local bands and shows. He’s also done a couple Scene covers that came out great.

Photo via @JasonLook/Instagram
 Jamie Morse, @JamiePMorse
Morse paints landscapes on location, still life paintings from observation, and works from memory and imagination. He is also the Director of Visual Arts at Hathaway Brown.
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Jamie Morse, @JamiePMorse


Morse paints landscapes on location, still life paintings from observation, and works from memory and imagination. He is also the Director of Visual Arts at Hathaway Brown.

Photo via @JamiePMorse/Instagram
 Eileen Dorsey, @EileenDorsey
Eileen Dorsey works out of the 78th Street Studios and recently won Scene’s Best Artist award for 2018. Her art is mostly landscape portraits of forests but she uses vivid colors that really makes the art come alive.
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Eileen Dorsey, @EileenDorsey


Eileen Dorsey works out of the 78th Street Studios and recently won Scene’s Best Artist award for 2018. Her art is mostly landscape portraits of forests but she uses vivid colors that really makes the art come alive.

Photo via @EileenDorsey/Instagram
 Matthew Sweeney, @MSweeneyArt
Sweeney, who has a space in the 78th Street Studios, draws works that are so realistic that they often look like photographs. 
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Matthew Sweeney, @MSweeneyArt


Sweeney, who has a space in the 78th Street Studios, draws works that are so realistic that they often look like photographs.

Photo via @MSweeneyArt/Instagram
 Ian Ross, @RossLife23
Ross is a street artist who works on canvas but also draws on creative canvases like this skateboard or a pair of sneakers. 
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Ian Ross, @RossLife23


Ross is a street artist who works on canvas but also draws on creative canvases like this skateboard or a pair of sneakers.

Photo via @RossLife23/Instagram
 Susan Danko, @Susan_Danko
Danko paints landscapes, but not how you’d typically think of them. Using all sorts of shapes, colors and designs, she makes these paintings quite fascinating. 
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Susan Danko, @Susan_Danko


Danko paints landscapes, but not how you’d typically think of them. Using all sorts of shapes, colors and designs, she makes these paintings quite fascinating.

Photo via @Susan_Danko/Instagram
 Jerome T. White, @JeromeTWhite
Jerome T. White creates art that sometimes ventures into religious themes. His art also features historical and social messages, and is well worth the follow. 
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Jerome T. White, @JeromeTWhite


Jerome T. White creates art that sometimes ventures into religious themes. His art also features historical and social messages, and is well worth the follow.

Photo via @JeromeTWhite/Instagram
 Justin Michael Will, @JustinMichaelWill
From his public art/murals to his fake news series, we’re huge fans of Will's Cleveland designs.
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Justin Michael Will, @JustinMichaelWill


From his public art/murals to his fake news series, we’re huge fans of Will's Cleveland designs.

Photo via @JustinMichaelWill/Instagram
 Timothy Callaghan, @TimothyCallaghan
Callaghan paints mostly still lifes and landscapes from around his neighborhood and they always turn out stunningly.
Photo via @TimothyCallaghan/Instagram

Timothy Callaghan, @TimothyCallaghan


Callaghan paints mostly still lifes and landscapes from around his neighborhood and they always turn out stunningly.

Photo via @TimothyCallaghan/Instagram
 Leigh Bongiorno, @Leigh_Bongiorno
Posting a lot of very realistic portraits, artist Leigh Bongiorno is a must-follow. She was recently selected as one of 25 artists to help transform the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) into a rolling art museum for contemporary art.
Photo via @Leigh_Bongiorno/Instagram

Leigh Bongiorno, @Leigh_Bongiorno


Posting a lot of very realistic portraits, artist Leigh Bongiorno is a must-follow. She was recently selected as one of 25 artists to help transform the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) into a rolling art museum for contemporary art.

Photo via @Leigh_Bongiorno/Instagram