Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Open Stage

Improvisations: Jazz Photographs by Herman Leonard

From the Kennedy Museum of Art permanent collection, this exhibition features American photographer Herman Leonard (1923-2010). The 1947 Ohio University graduate is known for his unique images of jazz icons such as Mile Davis, James Moody, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Chet Baker.

Honey For The Heart

A selection of puppet heads from the Honey for the Heart annual collaborative project in Athens, Ohio. Sponsored by Ohio University's Learning Community Programs and Arts for Ohio, this project invites Ohio University and Athens community to make larger-than-life puppets from recycled materials. The 2013 artists in residence were Robert Lockheed, Wendy Minor Viny, Patty Mitchell, and Daniel Polnau.

Athens Farmers Market

Majestic Galleries 8th National Juried Competition and Show - Call for Entries

Majestic Galleries 8th National Juried Competition and Show 2014 Call for EntriesThe competition is open to all artists age 18 and older living and working in the United States or Canada. Submit original work produced in the last 2 years. All media and processes accepted, including drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, ceramics, textiles, new media, electronic and interactive, installation, and video.

April Snow

Starbrick Cooperative Gallery presents April Snow by Tere Sager. These mixed media paintings illustrate the story, The Legend of April Snow by Elliot Morse. (This show will continue through April 22nd.) Open daily Mon-Sat 10am-5pm & Sun noon-5pm.

Seabury Quinn Jr Playwright Festival

Playwrights' Festival Featured Plays and Festival Readings

Win a Jack Casady's Signed Bass Guitar

Win a Jack Casady's signature bass guitar, signed by the man himself!Purchase your $20 ticket today for a chance to win! Proceeds benefit the Athens Area Citizens for the Arts, a Regional Partner of the Ohio Citizens for the Arts Foundation.

April's Art in the Library: Finding our Creative Feet

In the display cases: A sample of artwork representing the Regional Winners from Ellen Gagliano and Amy Douglas' Athens High School students for the Ohio Governor's Youth Art Exhibition. In the circulation area: Artwork by Erica Magnus.

International Week 2014

International Week 2014Celebrate and learn about the different cultures that are represented throughout the Athens and Ohio University community. Celebrate diversity through music, food, education, dance and fellowship.