EXHIBITION SCHEDULE: February–June 2017
February 5–March 26, 2017
Showcasing Jim Mellick’s signature wood forms, including an installation of his Wounded Warrior Dogs. Each dog represents a different military campaign, as well as the injuries that their human counterparts endure.
May 7–June 18, 2017
Best of 2017
34th annual juried exhibition, showcasing works in clay, glass, fiber, wood, metal and mixed media by Ohio Designer Craftsmen artists. Juried by Bill Griffith, artist, educator and administrator, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, who selected 70 works by 51 artists.
July 9–August 20, 2017
For the Table
Functional ceramics by 30 artists from across the country will be shown alongside the contemporary quilts. Works will include lidded jars, cream & sugar sets, pitchers and more, created using a variety of techniques. Click here for the online gallery.
A Feast for the Eyes: Contemporary Quilts
A collection of 25 art quilts by 16 artists from across the country, many featuring themes of food, dining and cooking. The exhibition features a wide variety of surface design techniques used in contemporary quilting, as well as incorporating traditional methods. Click here for the online gallery.
September 17–October 22, 2017
Alchemy: Transformation in Contemporary Enamels
A juried biennial, this exhibition showcases large-scale and small enamel works by professionals and students. Organized by the Enamelist Society.
FAIRS SCHEDULE 2017–2018
Greater Cincinnati Winterfair
November 24–26, 2017
Juried fair of fine art and fine craft by over 200 artists from across the country, featuring ceramics, glass, wearable art, jewelry, sculpture, painting, photography and more. Location: Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Covington, KY.
December 1–3, 2017
Juried fair of fine art and fine craft by over 400 artists from across the country, featuring ceramics, glass, wearable art, jewelry, sculpture, painting, photography and more. Location: Multi-purpose Bldg., Ohio Expo Center, Columbus.
Art Studio Clearance Sale
February 2–3, 2018
Juried fair of fine art and fine craft by nearly 150 artists, offering new work, discontinued designs and overstock items at reduced prices. Location: Lausche Bldg., Ohio Expo Center, Columbus. Admission: $6; children 12 and under free.