Photo2015, Trumbull Art Gallery's annual juried photography show, featuring fine photography from Mahoning Valley artists, opens February 28th and runs through Friday, April 10th. The juror for this exhibit is Leslie Brothers, Director of the McDonough Museum of Art. Open Tuesday - Saturday, from noon to 4 pm. Admission is free.
The Opening Reception for Photo2015, Trumbull Art Gallery's juried photography exhibit, will be held at Trumbull Art Gallery in Warren, on Saturday, February 28, at 7:00 PM. The reception allows viewing all of the entries and meeting the artists behind the exhibits.
The Butler Institute of American Art, Wick Avenue, Youngstown presents portraits of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by John Wilson, and works by Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence, and other African American artists--in celebration of Black History Month. Museum hours and more information about this exhibit are available at (330) 743-1107
As part of YSU's African American History Month program, The African Marketplace is bringing together various vendors of diverse African American cultural products, on Saturday, February 14, from noon - 2:00 - pm, in the Chestnut Room, in the Kilcawley Center on YSU's campus. Musical entertainment will be provided by the youth Harambee dancers and the Youth Choir of New Bethel Baptist Church.
Kelly Phelps, associate professor and chair of Art at Xavier University, and Kyle Phelps, an associate professor at University of Dayton, are presenting a joint lecture and discussion on their ceramic, sculpture, and media artwork on Wednesday, February 4, at 6:30 pm, at the McDonough Museum of Art in Youngstown. This is a free event.
The Africana Studies Program and the McDonough Museum of Art are presenting photographer Dawoud Bey as YSU's African American History Month Keynote Speaker. Bey's exhibit at the McDonough Picturing People features 50 images representing the evolution of Bey’s work over three decades.The lecture is on Thursday, February 12, at 5:30 pm in the McDonough Museum galleries in Youngstown. More information on the lecture can be found at mcdonoughmuseum.ysu.edu.
The Trumbull Art Gallery is presenting the first one-man exhibit of the paintings of Larry Beckstein. The show can be seen Tuesday, January 10, through Saturday, February 14, between 12 pm and 4 pm. The Gallery is at Courthouse Square in Warren, 158 N. Park Avenue. More information can be found at trumbullartgallery.com.
The Trumbull Art Gallery is featuring an exhibition of photographs from David Hume Kennerly's newest book David Hume Kennerly on the iPhone. This show is being presented in collaboration with YSU's College of Creative Arts and Communication. The show can be seen Tuesday, February 2, through Saturday, February 7, between 12 pm and 4 pm. The Gallery is at Courthouse Square in Warren, 158 N. Park Avenue. More information can be found at trumbullartgallery.com.
The Butler Institute of American Art is offering a free family day program on Saturday, January 17, beginning at 2:00 pm, at the Butler's Trumbull branch in Howland. More information is available at 330.743.1107, ext. 114.