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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. […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH JULY 2021- VISUAL: NATALIE RICH

  Natalie Rich is the creator and founder of Tesori dal Lago, or Treasures from the Lake. Her jewelry is thoughtfully assembled from objects found along the shore. Handmade in Cleveland, Ohio, Natalie turns naturally tumbled glass, stones, ceramic, and pottery into wearable memories. Most of the materials are found along the shores of Edgewater […]

Updated COVID-19 store and gallery protocols

Heights Arts is dedicated to keeping our local arts scene alive and well throughout the pandemic. As cases in Ohio continue to trend upward, we want to take the utmost care. We are kindly requiring our employees and customers to mask up, regardless of vaccination status. We will re-asses this policy as time goes on. […]

Artist of the Month June 2021-Music: Russian Duo

For the month of June 2021, our musical artist of the month is the Russian Duo. Russian Duo is an international project, born out of a love of traditional music and classical elegance. Oleg is a balalaika virtuoso from Siberia and Terry is an American concert pianist. They celebrate cross-cultural creativity, exploring the range of […]