Tag Archives: Art – Note

SQACC moves popular fundraiser online

For the past 12 years, the Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center (SQACC) has held an Entre Amigos fundraiser, featuring celebrity waitstaff and a silent auction to raise money for Quintero classes and programs. While COVID-19 put a halt to these types of public events, the need for funding goes on. So SQACC is bringing

20 North Gallery Reopens by Appointment

20 North Gallery has officially reopened to visitors, by appointment. Call ahead to schedule a time to tour the gallery, with times available Wednesdays through Saturdays from Noon-4pm. 20 North will require everyone to wear masks on premises, and staff will be sanitizing surfaces before and after every visit. The Gallery has been closed to

Recreating famous Toledo landmarks in Lego (and more)

The Arts Commission and Imagination Station team up to present the Build With Us challenge, inviting participants to create replicas of famous Toledo landmarks — buildings, art, other structures — using materials found at home. Lego blocks, foam, Lincoln Logs, anything is fair game. Contestants can upload a picture of their finished work to Instagram

TMA brings visionary stained glass art to Toledo

The remarkable, beautiful and occasionally disturbing work of a remarkable artist will be the focus of the the Toledo Museum of Art’s new exhibit The Path to Paradise: Judith Schaechter’s Stained-Glass Art. The presentation will open on June 27 featuring over 40 pieces by Schaechter. Working out of Philadelphia, Schaechter’s career has spanned over three

Hudson Gallery opens its doors

Downtown Sylvania’s Hudson Gallery is again open to visitors and exhibiting a new solo show from Carmen Chaparro, a Chicago-based painter. Chaparro’s I Love Hot Nights exhibit features a series of contemporary, summery figurative paintings in bold, bright colors. A closing reception will be held from 6-8pm on Friday, June 26. The gallery is open

Virtual Experience: New Abstract Works from Aaron Bivins at 20 North Gallery

Toledo artist Aaron Bivins made a name for himself with lush, impressionistic landscapes, but he’s shocking viewers with a new series of bold abstract works.  See the paintings as part of his solo exhibit at 20 North Gallery, Around the Corner: Aaron Bivins Abstract, on view through June 27. “My painting style is usually Impressionism. However, when I