Heights Arts blog

Heights Arts blog


Anatomica features artists Stephanie Craig, Michelle Marie Murphy, Mariana Ortega, Russ Revock and Dante Rodriguez whose works represent diverse media with images and forms based on anatomy, human and otherwise. Pictured above: Dante Rodriguez, Hipster Hed-footer, acrylic, graphite and ink on mat board    

Our Kids On Lee

Featuring the Heights Youth Club Mosaic Mural, paintings by Augusto Bordelois, and art work selected from the art classes of Lee Road public schools – Fairfax Elementary, Boulevard Elementary, and Heights High School. The Heights Youth Club Mosaic Mural is a project of Heights Arts that enriched students’ after-school experience and enliven the Lee Road […]

Andy Curlowe + Mark Slankard

Curated by Andrea Joki, this exhibition features painter Andy Curlowe and photographer Mark Slankard.  The artists present work that explores themes of civilization and relationships between built environments and natural landscapes.  The juxtaposition of Curlowe’s paintings on canvas and Slankard’s large format photographs bring to the fore a shared aesthetic – an intimacy embedded in […]

2012 Holiday Store

Ambiente • Rozanne Anderson • Todd Anderson • Judith Angelo • Kris Barnes • Mary Ann Barnes • Kim Baxter • David Bergholz • Sue Berry • David Brichford • William Brouillard • Ann Caywood Brown • Catherine Butler • Roy Camillo • Grace Chin • Barbara Claas • Kristen Cliffel • Martha Cliffel • Jennifer […]


Curated by Andrea Joki, this special exhibition features the works of Shelly DiCello, Tom Balbo, Tim Callaghan, Laura Cooperman, Julie Friedman, Sarah Kabot, Margaret Kimura, Michael Loderstedt, Liz Maugans, Pam McKee, Darice Polo, Corrie Slawson, Dan Tranberg, Achala Wali, and Trudy Wiesenberger.


Heights Arts enlisted professional artists Debbie Apple-Presser and Carol Hummel as well as dozens of community volunteers in creating Fencepiration, a whimsical temporary art piece that covered approximately 400 running feet of a utilitarian construction fence surrounding the razed landscape of a long-delayed development project.  Notably, the project employed recycled materials including aluminum cans, discarded […]


August 22, 2012                     Nature Center at Shaker Lakes with poet Kathleen CervenyCreating poems and origami, Kathleen Cerveny was a hit as our last Pop-Up Poet of the summer at the Nature Center at  Shaker Lakes. Ladybug Haiku July 18, 2012           […]


POP-UP-POETRY! Expect the Unexpected The Poet is IN!  Heights Arts presented Pop-Up Poetry June-August 2012.  Pop-Up Poetry was a project designed by 2011-12 Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate Cavana Faithwalker to bring some of the region’s most interesting poets to the streets.  The centerpiece of Pop-Up Poetry was a portable booth created by architect Theodore Ferringer […]