Tag Archives: Art – Note

The TMA’s new collection of Kara Walker prints

Contemporary artist Kara Walker creates art in a variety of media. Exploring race, gender, sexuality and violence, Walker’s diverse portfolio, includes cut-paper, paintings, prints, installation, film and public artworks, which highlight the artist’s incredible range and iconic voice. In her 2005 series Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated), recently acquired by the Toledo Museum

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

Understand watercolors with Larry Golba

Working with watercolors can be intimidating. Even with abstract compositions, technique is everything. Learn the basics during award-winning artist Larry Golba’s Watercolor Series titled “Tree Studies” at River Centre Gallery. Whether you’re an adult without any artistic experience (or talent), or just want to hone your skills, this six-week course will offer the basics of

Create-a-city in downtown Sylvania

Some city landmarks— like utility boxes— are as necessary as they are ugly. However, downtown Sylvania wants every surface to beautiful, so they’re inviting locals to submit complete, partial or modified images of art for a public art project: Creaticity. Chosen pieces submitted by area artists will be transformed into vinyl wrapped displays, made to cover six

Inspiring images in the American Frame Showroom

American Frame Showroom will offer two exhibitions in June. Catch them before their last day on Friday, June 30. First up, local artist Sue Stewart’s solo show Mystic Images will debut on June 1, offering abstract works done with acrylic inks, water and colored pencil. Hear more about these highly-textured, mesmerizing works during Stewart’s artist