Opening Reception for The Urban Landscape @ Riffe Gallery
November 6th, 2014
- Riffe Gallery
77 South High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
- Thursday, November 6th, 5:00pm
The Ohio Arts Council's Riffe Gallery will present "The Urban Landscape: A Tale of Grandeur and Abandonment" from November 6, 2014 through January 11, 2015.
Curated by Christine Fowler Shearer, the exhibition explores the perspectives of 16 Ohio artists through original works of art that reflect on the fundamental nature of city life. Exhibition events include: The opening reception on Thursday, November 6, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. A free guided tour of the exhibition led by exhibition curator Christine Fowler Shearer on Friday, November 7, from noon to 1:00 p.m. A reading by northeast Ohio poet, author and performer Ray McNiece, followed by an Open Mic session on Thursday, November 20, 2014, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Register for the Open Mic on our website Nov. 6 - Nov. 18. riffegallery.org. Enjoy a positive experience exploring negative space in a free family workshop with Athens-based artist Ron Kroutel onSunday, December 7, 2014, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Ron will lead children ages 6 to 17 and their adult companions in the art of subtractive drawing using photos, memory, and objects around us. All children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Space is limited; register online Nov. 10 - Dec. 4.riffegallery.org.