The Legal Creative is presenting a Legal Clinic for Creatives at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County, on Friday, July 24th from Noon to 4:00 PM. During the Legal Clinics, art professionals and art organizations can schedule an appointment to meet face-to-face with a volunteer attorney. Registration is free and open to all artists and arts organizations regardless of income, however, consultations are limited to topics relating to the running of an arts business, such as copyright law, trademark law, contract law, and general business formation.
The McDonough Museum of Art, on the campus of Youngstown State University presents Gary Taneri: New Work, a collaboration with Erie Terminal Event Space and Commercial Gallery. On view through July 31 at 112 West Commerce Street in downtown Youngstown, the exhibition features 14 new paintings by Warren native Gary Taneri. Hours are Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm; Wednesday & Friday Noon - 6:00 pm.
St. Patrick Church, on Oak Hill Avenue, in Youngstown, is hosting a Summer Arts Camp the week of August 3 - 7, from 9:00 am-2:00 pm daily. Activities include singing, drama, handbells, boomwhackers, hands-on visual art activities, creative writing/poetry and individual instrument tutoring. All of the classes are being taught by qualified artists from the parish, artists from the community, as well as from Youngstown State University. The art camp is open to all children Grades K-12. There is a $5.00 registration fee per child.
The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown presents the the 79th National Midyear Exhibition, running through August 30. Paintings, drawings, photographs and digital works are featured. Museum hours and more information about this exhibit are available at butlerart.com and 330-743-1107.
The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown presents the Meet the Artists reception for the 79th National Midyear Exhibition on Sunday, July 19, from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. The meet the artist event is complimentary, but reservations are required, and can be made at 330-743-1107, ext. 210. Museum hours and more information about this exhibit are available at butlerart.com.
The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown presents the exhibit Evelyn Killian: Paintings, running through September 6 at the Butler. This exhibition features work on paper in a variety of paint media by an American folk artist. Museum hours and more information about this exhibit are available at butlerart.com and (330) 743-1107.
Obelisks & Odalisques Exhibit
McKelvey Gallery at Knox Building
110 West Federal
Downtown Youngstown, OH 44503
First Floor and Third Floor galleries
Opening Reception Saturday June 20, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Artist Talk Tuesday June 23, 2015 - 6:00 pm
For more information:
Gallery- Jacob Harver 330-502-8982 JLH@KnoxBLDG.com
Lit Youngstown presents a reading by Larry Smith, editor of Bottom Dog Press of Sandusky, and Paul Gentile, author of Salvatore and Maria: Finding Paradise , on Wednesday July 1, at 7:00 pm., at Suzie’s Dogs & Drafts on N. Phelps St. in downtown Youngstown. The reading will be followed by an open mic segment. It is free and open to the public.
Youngstown State University presents its annual Summer Festival of the Arts on Saturday, July 11th from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, July 12th from 11 am to 5 pm. This event features a showcase of art works in all media by local and regional artists in the Artists' Marketplace, craft making at a Children's Hands On Art Tent, the Festival of Nations, food, and live musical entertainment. More information is available at ysu.edu/sfa.
WaterFire Sharon PA is a unique arts and culture festival that occurs three times a year along the Shenango River in beautiful downtown Sharon. The two remaining event days of 2015 are August 22 and September 26. Each day-long event offers music, food, fine artisans, craft vendors, family activities, and interactive art experiences. Admission is free to the public. Actual WaterFire performances begin at dusk. More information at WaterFireSharonPA.org.