Welcome to Collective Arts Network

Featured Articles

Damaged by Hand: Five years after his last solo show in Northeast Ohio, the...

Christopher Pekoc was a high school misfit. Art was his salvation. Today his studio is in an almost windowless basement in the Tremont neighborhood of Read More

ArtFace: Angelica Pozo

  Angelica Pozo, as photographed by Herbert Ascherman, Jr. Read More

Fall 2014 Events

For opening receptions, hours, and other details, see each organization's page   Read More

Undercurrents, Receptions, and Raids

  Now that the dust has settled on the Ohio Liquor Control raid that interrupted the opening of Undercurrents at Loren Naji Gallery in Ohio Read More

My May Show: Fred Bidwell Responds

Untitled, 1986. Scott Miller (American, 1955-2008). Read More

Mysteries Revealed: Inside the Cleveland Arts Prize

  The process unfolded dramatically, mostly via email but with Read More

ArtFace: Augusto Bordelois

Augusto Bordelois, with Sylvia, as photographed by Herbert Read More

Summer 2014 Festivals and Events

Warm weather is its own reward. But in Northeast Ohio, there's much more than that. In addition to attending extensive gallery openings and Read More

UNDERCURRENT: Peck, Ehret, and Copeland at Loren Naji Studio Gallery

  "Graffiti artist" is an easy label, and a tenacious one. It sticks like wheat paste to any artist who was ever known for illegally painting on other Read More


Rev. Albert Wagner believed in redemption. A minister and self-taught artist Read More

Mission Driven: Why won't the Cleveland Museum of Art bring back the May Show?

During a recent lunchtime talk at the Cleveland Institute of Art, Fred Bidwell, acting director of the Cleveland Museum of Art, told Read More

What Price for your Soul?

Cleveland Artists talk about how they value their work    Read More

ArtFace: Laila Voss and Bruce Edwards

SPACES trustee Laila Voss was active at the organization "more or less Read More

Production Reproduction: Zygote Press bets on Cleveland and opens an annex in...

WHEN THE GREAT Cleveland-based Op-Artist Julian Stanczak painted an eye-popping response to the new MOCA building and donated it to boost the organization's Read More

A Life Cut Short: Edwin Kaufman, 1906-1939

Cleveland painter and print maker Edwin Kaufman was just 32 years old, and had already exhibited Read More

ArtFace: Christy Gray

Since Christy Gray co-founded Zero Land Fill in 2006, the targeted Read More


Glider, by Dana Oldfather Read More

The Geometry of Tigers

Phi and Fibonacci Read More

Events by Neighborhood

Individual Artists : Leslie Edwards Humez

September 6th through October 5th

"Nothing succeeds like excess." This Oscar Wilde quote has driven a good proportion of my sculptural work including this year's Akron Arts Prize entry which was commissioned by Main Street Gourmet LLC, Cuyahoga Falls, a manufacturer of custom baked goods. Their CEO admired the style, color more...

Individual Artists : John W. Carlson

August 15th through October 3rd

"It Figures" - New Figurative Fine Art  paintings and drawings by John W. Carlson and Joe Ayala. An exploration of the human condition in today's society through fine art paintings and drawings by two contemporary Cleveland based artists, John W. Carlson and Joe Ayala. Opening Friday more...

Individual Artists : Jason K. Milburn

September 5th through October 11th

Opening Reception Some works from the show can be viewed here:  more...