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High Art Fridays Hosts Artist Panel on the Sustainable Art of Plastic This Week

High Art Fridays joins ArtHouse Inc. this Wednesday in presenting a panel discussion on the "Art Hats" project, which is a group of local...

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“General Maintenance,” Featuring the Latest Works by Cleveland Artist Justin Brennan, Opening at HEDGE Gallery

An exhibition titled "General Maintenance," referring to the need for some sort of aid, pacifier or crutch to get us through a life fraught...

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“New Beginnings,” an All-Woman Exhibition, Opens This Week at Waterloo Arts

As 2021 kicks off, leaving the hellscape of 2020 in the rearview, Waterloo Arts is starting things off appropriately with "New Beginnings," an all-female...

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Cleveland Mourns the Loss of John W. Carlson, Prolific Artist and Dear Friend

The Cleveland arts community was tilted out of orbit this week by the sudden and catastrophic loss of someone who brought joy to so...

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Tinnerman Lofts Showcases a Site-Specific Sculpture From Dana Depew and Michael Loderstedt That Pays Homage to the Building's History

Cleveland artists Dana Depew and Michael Loderstedt have collaborated on a 20-foot site-specific installation piece for a communal area in the new Tinnerman Lofts, an...

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Carol and John's Annual Holiday Art Show Combines the Pandemic and Comics to Benefit the Cleveland Food Bank

For its 8th annual holiday art show, Carol and John's Comic Book Shop in Kamm's Corners (17462 Lorain Ave.) is leaning into pandemic with local...

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Lynette Ramos on “Borikén: Land of the Valiant and Noble Lord,” Her Project Examining Her Puerto Rican Heritage

The Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center today presents a virtual event at 7 p.m. discussing dancer and shamanic-inspired healer Lynette Ramos’ trip to...

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"All the World's a Stage Fright," a Novella Set in Cleveland's Theater Community, Lifts the Spirits

In the new novella, "All the World's a Stage Fright, Misadventures of a Clandestine Critic," local theater critic Bob Abelman explores the glories and...

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“About Body | About Face” at AAWR Examines How African American Bodies Are Portrayed in Art

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) Gallery is now hosting “About Body | About Face,” a small-group, figurative exhibition that examines representation of...

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818 Studios Celebrates Second Year With '2020 Vision' Exhibition Featuring 20 Artists

To celebrate its second year in operation, 818 Studios gathered two pieces each from 20 different artists made during this year for '2020 Vision.'...

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Playhouse Square Expects Broadway Series to Return to Stage in Fall 2021

After months of agony and quarantines and interruption and death, we've finally reached the point of the pandemic when future events can be announced...

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All Things For You Now Has Old Fashion Hot Dogs Swag For Sale

Tim Yanko and Dwight Kaczmarek, the owners of the local vintage décor store All Things For You, frequently tell people they deal in memories....

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Liz Maugans Releases “Pool Drawings,” a Humorous Look at the Human Condition

Artist Liz Maugans taps into the comic side in "Pool Drawings," a new collection of 52 spreads over 103 pages in which she catalogs,...

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Negative Space Gallery Hosts a Weekend of Socially Distant Exhibitions and a Holiday Art Sale

Negative Space Gallery is hosting socially-distanced events this weekend with the opening of two new exhibitions along with a holiday art sale. In the...

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'Made Cleveland' Launches Website to Sell Goods From More Than 65 Local Artisans

To help get the work of local vendors and artisans out to Clevelanders during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new organization called Made Cleveland recently...

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Cozy Up with These New Cheesy Holiday Romcoms Streaming on Netflix

Made-for-TV holiday film fans: As November wanes and December approaches, you may be asking yourself, "Can anything top last year's Netflix film The Knight Before...

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“Second Careers: Two Tributaries in African Art," On View Now at The Cleveland Museum of Art, Juxtaposes Ancient and Contemporary African Art

Highlighting pieces from nine cultures in Central and West Africa which are juxtaposed against contemporary installations, sculptures and photographs, the "Second Careers: Two Tributaries...

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Cuyahoga County Commits $4 Million CARES Funding to Local Arts Community

Two months ago, Arts Cleveland, Ohio Citizens for the Arts and other creative organizations were surveyed for a statewide look at their current and...

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A Q&A With Trans Latina Actress Zoey Luna, Who Casts Spooky Spells in 'The Craft: Legacy'

Twenty-four years after the original supernatural teen flick The Craft hit theaters and inspired “weirdo” girls everywhere to try levitating pencils in class, a...

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Ambitious Plans to Continue to 'Elevate the East' Include Dozens of Public Art Projects in Kinsman, Buckeye

The Black Lives Matter street mural on East 93rd was just the beginning of what will be a years-long public art project in Kinsman,...

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In Advance of This Week's Shows at Hilarities, Mark Normand Talks About Comedy in the Age of COVID

Comedy in the time of COVID is persistent, weird and keeps happening just about anywhere it can, and that’s because, as Mark Normand explains...

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