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Spotlight Showcase artist: Nicole Schneider

Nicole Schneider is our featured Spotlight Showcase artist, running alongside the Printers Select exhibition, from August 20 to October 17. Schneider received her BFA in printmaking from Kent State University in 2007, and her MFA in printmaking from Kent State University in 2012. Her featured pieces in this particular exhibition explores control and perfectionism through […]

Heights Arts presents the Printers Select exhibition: 2021

When we think of art, we often tend to think of a painting that hangs protected in a museum, or a sculpture, ever-present in a park. But art comes in many forms, changing with the times. In a time like no other, to close out 2021, Heights Arts is excited to present the Printers Select exhibition, running […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH AUGUST 2021: VISUAL- SUE BERRY

Our August Artist Member of the Month is Sue Berry of Superior Hot Glass. A convert to glass from the field of textile conservation, Sue states, “I love the process of blowing glass. I love the interplay of color, the spontaneity, and unpredictability. For me, the dance of glass is everything.” Some see her art […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH AUGUST 2021: LITERARY- URSULA KORNEITCHOUK

Ursula Korneitchouk was born in Germany and in 1960 immigrated to the US from Spain with her Russian husband and son Igor on a French passport. Her son Mark, however, is a genuine Cleveland native! And, she has lived in Cleveland Heights since 1968. As linguist and art historian, she worked for 11 years at […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH AUGUST 2021- MUSIC: BLUE LUNCH

Blue Lunch has been in the music business nearly 37 years, creating audience pleasing blues, R & B, New Orleans, Gospel & Swing music. It is composed of nine virtuoso musicians swinging, jumping & laying it down. From left to right in the photo, the band consists of Pete London, Ray DeForest, Mike Rubin, Billy […]

Take our “Barriers to Art” survey

                                                    Heights Arts has been working to connect our community with the many local literary, visual, craft and musical artists who make Northeast Ohio rich with creative energy. Now, as we begin year 20, we are looking ahead to the next twenty. Over the last year, as Heights Arts and the rest of […]

Call for 2021 Holiday Store Artists

It’s almost time for one of Heights Arts most anticipated events of the year-the 2021 Holiday Store. And this year Heights Arts hopes to bring the best store collection yet. To do this, we need your help! Whether you’re looking for art for someone new to the area, practical art like mugs, tumblers, magnets, or […]

Heights Arts presents Ekphrastacy-Artists Talk, Poets Respond for Emergent 2021

  The re-birth and re-opening of America is sparking hope, excitement, and longing for growth in all of us nowadays. Heights Arts ’Emergent 2021 exhibition captures these emotions, through its showcase of budding, local artists. Each artists work beams with pride and hunger for what is next in their careers. Heights Arts long-running Ekphrastacy-Artists Talk […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH JULY 2021- MUSIC: MACKENZIE BRAUNS

Bassoonist Mackenzie Brauns is an active performer throughout the Midwest and beyond. Mackenzie is Principal Bassoon of the Firelands Symphony Orchestra, Mansfield Symphony Orchestra, Youngstown Symphony Orchestra and the Columbus Indiana Philharmonic. Mackenzie has also performed with the Canton Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, New World Symphony, West Virginia Symphony, Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra, Richmond […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH JULY 2021- LITERARY: JOHN DONOGHUE

After earning a B.S. and M.S. from Northeastern University and a Ph.D. from Case, all in engineering, John first worked for the Industrial Nucleonics Corp. in Columbus before joining the faculty of the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at Cleveland State.  Halfway through his forty years of teaching at CSU he earned an M.F.A. […]