Saturday, April 11, 2015 1-3pm
4U is a biennial exhibition of students and faculty from the printmaking departments of four Ohio universities. In addition to their work on the gallery walls, students and faculty participants will bring portfolios of work for browsing.
The artists will also be on hand to discuss their work and compare notes.
Creative Fusion Exhibition and Artist Talk
Opening May 16, 2015, 1-3 pm
Join us for the exhibition of new work and the work from created from his residencies working with students from Esperanza and the Walton School Boys and Girls Club. Mauricio is a goldsmith and printmaker from Santiago, Chile who has been living and working at Zygote Press through the Cleveland Foundation’s Creative Fusion Program. Please join us for some light refreshments and his artist talk.
May 17, 2015 1-5 pm
Zygote was a key partnering organization bringing Rooms to Let to Cleveland and this will be the second year that we participate in the community hands-on event on May 17th. Built upon last year’s overwhelming success of the inaugural Rooms to Let: Cleveland, the innovative event will return to the Slavic Village neighborhood on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th, 2015. Artists will create a temporary art exhibition using vacant homes as their medium. The event, free and open to the public, will also include a neighborhood block party with live music, hands-on art activities and local food purveyors. Please note: Rooms To Let takes place May 16 & 17 but Zygote will be there on May 17th only.
Come and FREE THE INK!
Let Zygote Print For You
April 16-25, 2015
Gallery Hours Wednesday & Saturday noon-4pm or by appointment.
Let Zygote Print For You is a showcase of prints we have editioned over the past 19 years. We invite regional artists and organizations interested in our fine art printing services to get a close look at what we have done and discuss the best way to utilize our capabilities. Clear, easy to understand examples of service options and menus will be available. This exhibition will demystify the editioning process. Find out how artists can interact, connect with our editioning services, and take advantage of the several options available for Zygote interface.
Join us for our annual Off the Wall Holiday Show, featuring unique print items from our staff, interns, renters, and members! In addition to framed and unframed prints, shop for tee shirts, cards, calendars, memberships, classes, gift certificates, and more!
In its 19th year, Zygote Press welcomes Clemens Reinecke and Rita Geissler to Cleveland, Ohio for the Ohio Arts Council’s longest running International Artist Residency Exchange. The Dresden Exchange Program will send Ohio artists, Michael Gill, Editor of the Collective Arts Network and Ellen Price, who is a professor at Miami University to work at the Graffikwerkstatt in Dresden for five weeks as part of this International exchange.
Winterlandschaft, Rita Geissler | Etching
Clemens Reinecke and Rita Geissler’s work will be featured in an exhibition, Foreign Affairs 19, at Zygote Press. A reception will be held on Saturday, October 18th from 1-3pm, with an informal artist’s talk beginning at 2pm.
Rita Geissler is a member of the Saxon Art Association and has won several awards including the Best of Show at Leipzig Book Fair.
Geissler, born in Dresden, studied Graphic Arts and Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Dresden. She has an extensive exhibition record which includes shows at many Saxon Government Presidium, City Gallery Radebeul, Library of the Dresden State Art Collections, and Carl-Lohse-Gallery Bischofswerda. (more…)
September 12 – October 4, 2014
Reception: September 12 – 6-8 pm
Artist Talk: September 24 – 6:30 pm
I was the kid who never left my scabs alone; I picked at them. I’m not sure if I was attracted to self-inflicted pain, but what I do know is that I was attracted to the breaking of patterns on my skin and the mark that would be left behind. I liked the permanency and mystery of scars. Then there are, what I call, the unmarked scars. (more…)
August 8 to 31, 2014
Reception: August 8 — 6 to 9 pm
Collector’s Affection showcases works from over a dozen local artists included in the private collection of John Farina and Adam Tully. Selected artists include Michelle Murphy, Mark Brabant, Hilary Gent, George Kocar, and many more. Works from the collection will be shown alongside recent works from each artist.
This exhibition is generously supported by John Corlett.
The Collectors: John Farina & Adam Tully have been collecting art together since they met nearly eight years ago. Adam actually became an instant collector when he met John, who had already begun his collecting of Cleveland art many years earlier. (more…)
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