Monday, April 15, 2024

Art Calendar April 2024


The Brilliance of Caravaggio: Four Paintings in Focus

Four important paintings by Caravaggio will be exhibited alongside works from the Toledo Museum of Art’s permanent collection. It is the first time four works of this renowned Italian artist have been displayed together in the United States for over a decade, and it is the second time Caravaggio’s work has been exhibited at Toledo. Runs through April 14. Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe St.


Marisol: A Retrospective

Marisol: A Retrospective will be on display at the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) through June 2. In the exhibition, organized by Buffalo AKG Art Museum, 244 works address several themes, including politics, gender norms and ecological and societal concerns. Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe St.


Toledo Women’s Art League Show

Works from the Women’s Art League will be on exhibit at the Toledo Artist’s Club at the Toledo Botanical Garden. A reception will be held on Sunday, Apr. 14 from 1-4pm. The exhibit runs from March 20 through May 31. Toledo Artists’ Club Gallery, 5403 Elmer Dr.

ARToledo Emerging Artist Exhibition

ARToledo is a small-group exhibition of 3-5 artists that provides the opportunity to nurture and retain Toledo’s rising artistic talent, giving new artists a chance to enter the commercial art market in their home community. Opens on Friday, Apr. 19 and runs through Saturday, June 22. 20 North Gallery, 18 N. St. Clair St. 

Classes & Lectures


SUNDAY, Apr. 7

Lawrence W. Nichols, Sr. Jane Mary Sorosiak Lecture

TMA Curator Emeritus, Larry Nichols, will give a presentation about his experiences as a curator at the Toledo Museum of Art. 2-4pm. Franciscan Center, Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. Free


MONDAY, Apr. 8

AIGA Toledo Presents: The Gallery

The first of a series of events showcasing the talents of local designers and artists. Eighteen board-selected graphic artists will share their digital works in physical forms. 6-10pm. Also on Tuesday, Apr. 9. AIGA Toledo, 705 Monroe St.


FRIDAY, Apr. 12

Krzysztof Wodiczko: The Art of Un-War

The University of Toledo Department of Art and the UToledo Roger Ray Institute for the Humanities will host a screening of the film, Krzysztof Wodiczko: The Art of Un-War. The event will include a dialogue with the filmmaker, Maria Niro, and Wodiczko, the artist featured in the film. 1:30pm. Main Library, 325 N. Michigan St.

Monthly Paint Pouring Classes at Toledo Artists Club

Learn how to mix vibrant acrylic paints and create mesmerizing patterns. $45. 6-8pm. Toledo Artists’ Club, 5403 Elmer Dr.



51st Annual Anthony Wayne Spring Art Show

Anthony Wayne Local Schools is hosting the 51st Annual Spring Art Show featuring works from students in grades 3-12 and senior portfolios. 10am-5pm. Anthony Wayne High School, 5967 Finzel Rd., Waterville.


SUNDAY, Apr. 14

Color Theory

Unlock the captivating world of color and paint mixing with artist Kati Kleimola. Register online. $70. 1-4pm. Art Supply Depo Sylvania, 5739 Main St. Sylvania.

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