All posts by K.A. Letts

From the TMA to Today: Looking back at the art history and development of the Toledo Federation of Art Societies

A volunteer arts organization that survives a hundred years has proven itself an active participant in cultural life. So, after a century of promoting visual art in Northwest Ohio, the Toledo Federation of Art Societies threw themselves a well-deserved party.  Members and supporters of TFAS honored the organization’s centennial with a one-night-only exhibit of highlights

Toledo Federation of Art Societies celebrates its 100th Anniversary

On Friday, June 9, the Toledo Federation of Art Societies, venerable civic sister of the Toledo Museum of Art, will begin a series of public events to celebrate its 100th anniversary. The gala opening party, complete with birthday cake and a one-night-only exhibition of highlights from the TFAS collection, will begin at 6pm in the

Artist Joanna Manousis self-reflects in Nature Morte

In Nature Morte, on view until June 17 at River House Arts in Toledo, British-born artist Joanna Manousis holds up a mirror to our collective soul, inviting us to meditate on nature, memory, time and our place in the world and in the cosmos. Self-reflection, both literal and figurative, is a recurring theme in this