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Closing at CWAL this Friday, September 16th!

Posted on September 13, 2016 at 2:00 PM


Closing at CWAL this Friday, September 16th!

 

     “The View Beyond”, features recent works from photographer Carolyn Ballou and painter Claire Kereky. Their work represents an examination of form, movement, and individual perspectives of collective experiences. Cleveland West Art League is proud to present this engaging body of work in, “The View Beyond”.


Closing Reception: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

 

     The mission of the Cleveland West Art League is to foster an inclusive artist community in Greater Cleveland by providing exhibition and collaborative opportunities, resources, and education.

 

1305 West 80th Street, Suite 110

Cleveland, Ohio 44102

www.clevelandwestartleague.com

[email protected]



2016 Tall Walls One Night Only!

Posted on September 13, 2016 at 1:50 PM

2016 Tall Walls One Night Only!

 

     Cleveland West Art League's one-night Annual Membership show, "Tall Walls", will be Friday, November 4th from 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm at:

 

Canopy Collective

3910 Lorain Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44113



     

    Be prepared to see dozens of CWAL artists work and the beautiful collection of Canopy artists.

 

AFTER PARTY!!! Right across the street!!!

 

10:00 pm- 12:00 am at

Platform Beer Co.

4125 Lorain Ave

Cleveland, OH 44113



 

 

Important Dates:

 

ART WORK INFO

     Artwork must have been recently completed within the last two years and be original. No work that was shown in other TALL WALLS events will be accepted. All work must be ready to hang or it will not be accepted. Each artist will be asked to choose two works from their collection to exhibit. The show will be hung salon style. Cleveland West Art League takes a 30% commission from the sale of work.

 

DROP OFF

Saturday,October 29th from 10:00am - 1:00pm

 

Tuesday, November 1st from 5:00pm - 8:00pm

 

No exceptions.

MEMBERSHIP is $30.00

     You must be a member to participate in the show. You can join or renew your membership on site at drop off with cash, check, or credit card. Membership must be up to date to be a part of this members only event.


CWAL at 2016 Ingenuity Fest!

Posted on September 13, 2016 at 1:40 PM

CWAL at 2016 Ingenuity Fest!

 

     Cleveland West Art League is excited to announce that we will be at 2016's Ingenuity Fest on the weekend of September 23rd to 25th! Our collaborative painting project, "Creative Communities in Action", invites all attendees, artists, and novices to share their vision of unified communities whether they be cultural, geographic, or social. Come join us and make your voice heard!

 

Ingenuity Fest is located at

5401 Hamilton Avenue

Cleveland, OHIO 44114

 

Please visit www.ingenuitycleveland.com for ticket pricing and information.

 

Please write [email protected] to volunteer for this one of a kind event!


More Information to Come!


"The View Beyond", opens Friday August 19th!

Posted on August 15, 2016 at 6:25 PM




     “The View Beyond”, features recent works from photographer Carolyn Ballou and painter Claire Kereky. Their work represents an examination of form, movement, and individual perspectives of collective experiences. Cleveland West Art League is proud to present this engaging body of work in, “The View Beyond”.

Opening Reception:
  Friday, August 19th, 2016
  6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Closing Reception:
  Friday, September 16th, 2016
  6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

     

     The mission of the Cleveland West Art League is to foster an inclusive artist community in Greater Cleveland by providing exhibition and collaborative opportunities, resources, and education.


1305 West 80th Street, Suite 110

Cleveland, Ohio 44102

[email protected]


Open Member Critique Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Posted on July 30, 2016 at 10:55 AM

Open Member Critique Thursday, September 29th, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

 

CWAL Gallery at 78th Street Studios

 

     CWAL members will enjoy this social and professional opportunity to network with other artists and gain insight into the current artistic interpretations their work presents to other professionals. This critique operates under the premise that new eyes can lead to new ideas. This event is open to everyone however if you would like your work critiqued you must RSVP. There are up to ten slots available and registration is on a first come, first served basis. To secure your spot, please email [email protected] with the subject, "CWAL Artist Critique."

2017 Call for Artists!

Posted on July 30, 2016 at 9:45 AM

     Cleveland West Art League, located in 78th Street Studios, is accepting proposals for exhibitions in our gallery.  CWAL's Programming Committee meets twice a year to review submissions.  The committee will meet to review and select artists for our 2017 exhibition calendar.  CWAL offers four two-person shows yearly.  All members are welcome to submit a resume and/or artist statement and five jpeg images of their work with descriptions to [email protected], attn: Gallery Director.

     

     Work submitted must have been created in the last two years.  Selected artists will be paired with another artist chosen by the Programming Committee.  Please note that artists who have exhibited in either a CWAL two person show or Six in Studio are eligible to resubmit proposals two years after their initial exhibition date.

     

     2016 has been an incredible year so far at CWAL and we invite you to become part of the future of this rapidly expanding organization!  If you are not a member, but would like to become one, please visit www.clevelandwestartleague.com.

CWAL is now accepting applications for autumn internships.

Posted on July 30, 2016 at 9:25 AM

CWAL is now accepting applications for autumn internships.

 

If you submitted a resume in the past and would like to apply for autumn, please resubmit for consideration. Thank you.

 

 

Gallery Intern – Cleveland West Art League

 

     The Cleveland West Art league is now accepting applications for a Gallery Intern. Please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] attn: Gallery Director.

     Interns will gain experience in marketing, maintaining a membership program, installation of exhibitions, and video or photographic documentation of exhibitions and events.

     Interns will work directly with the Gallery Director and Programming Committee to help develop, coordinate, market, install and staff exhibitions in our gallery and at off-site events.

 

Interns will be asked to help maintain CWAL membership database by updating current and renewing members.

 

     The position requires a monthly commitment of 10 to 20 hours. More hours may be needed for special events.The intern must be available for most 3rd Friday openings from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The internship position, at this time, is unpaid.

 

If you are interested in volunteering but can not commit to a set amount of hours, please send us your information and what you would be interested in helping with. We are a community volunteer organization and can always use additional help.

 

 

End of the Year Teacher Invitational

Posted on June 17, 2016 at 3:35 PM


     The end of the school year is here and CWAL is hosting its second annual End of the Year Teacher Invitational! Like last year we will have a meet and greet followed by a discussion of positive lessons and stories of successful arts education strategies and initiatives. We will discuss the job environment as well as future plans for an art teacher network for lessons and supplies. We will meet Wednesday, June 22nd at the CWAL gallery from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Wine, beer, and snacks will be provided. Please RSVP as soon as possible at [email protected]!

 

Cleveland West Art League Gallery

1305 West 80th Street, Suite 110

Cleveland, Ohio 44102


Migrant Elements

Posted on June 17, 2016 at 3:30 PM


     "Migrant Elements", features new work from artists Azadeh Hussaini and James VandenBoom. Together, they explore organic structures and our transitory relationship to them through drawing and sculpture. Cleveland West Art League is proud to present this dynamic body of work in, "Migrant Elements".

 

Opening: Friday, June 17th, 2016

                               6:00pm – 10:00pm

Closing: Friday,  July 15th, 2016

                              6:00pm – 10:00pm

additional hours by appointment

 

1305 West 80th Street, Suite 110

Cleveland, Ohio 44102

[email protected]

CWAL at the 2016 Waterloo Arts Fest

Posted on May 14, 2016 at 12:25 AM


     Cleveland West Art League is excited to announce that we will be at the Waterloo Arts Fest on Saturday, June 25th, 2016! We are looking for 20 volunteer member artists to create on-site artwork on the day of the festival. Painting materials will be provided, and 100% of the proceeds from canvas sales will go to the artist. Please contact Jeannie Oakar to confirm your spot or if you have any questions no later than June 20th.

 

[email protected]




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