All posts by Athena Cocoves

Sylvania Community Arts Commission Hosts The Party

The artsy community of downtown Sylvania has exploded in recent years, now hosting monthly art walks, boasting two galleries, plus plenty of independent, creative businesses. Join non-profit, the Sylvania Community Arts Commission (SCAC), for The PARTY, a celebration of the arts in Sylvania. As part of the celebration, former American Gallery owner Toni Andrews (left)

Seven Local Artists Featured in Pulse + The Human Narrative

The rhythm of our life is in sync with our heart beat. Check to see how your pulse compares to seven local artists— Angela Saxon, Nikki Eggerstorfer, Paul Verdell, Royce Deans, Scott Horn, Paula Zammit, and Daniel Mauk— during Hudson Gallery’s current exhibition, Pulse + The Human Narrative. A variety of mediums and styles all

Two Me by Mel Chin Installs at Toledo Museum of Art

Whether at the courthouse or in public parks, the figures once chosen to be commemorated with bronze sculptures often feel out of date. Experience living monuments during lauded conceptual artist Mel Chin’s installation, Two Me. This interactive work invites the public to post on one of two identical seven-foot-tall pedestals, made with fully-accessible ramps, inscribed

University of Toledo Welcomes Filmmaker Mike Goodier

The people who are behind the camera and editing a film are unseen by the audience, yet the story cannot be told without them. From September 17-21, the University of Toledo Department of Theatre and Film will host one of these critical players, motion picture editor and filmmaker Mike Goodier, as a Guest Artist-in-Residence. The

Film Focus Returns to Toledo Library

The Toledo Lucas County Public Library’s annual independent film festival, Film Focus, returns with six award-winning independent, international films centered on themes of unity, family and culture. The series begins on Monday, September 24 with the French and Arabic drama In Syria, the award-winning story about a mother protecting her family from a sniper outside