Heights Arts blog

Heights Arts blog

Poetry, Paper, Pinwheels & Ornaments Family Activity

Saturday, November 29, 2014 from 1-4pm Visit Heights Arts on Small Business Saturday, November 29, and create your own artistic pinwheel or decorative holiday ornament using our re-purposed paper, glitter (!!!!), glue, calligraphy pens, colored pencils, and your own words (or borrow from some of our favorites). All ages are invited – FREE family activity.

Nominations open for 2015-2017 Poet Laureate

Applications from city residents accepted through October 31, 2014 Heights Arts is accepting open nominations for the 2015-2017 Cleveland Heights Office of Poet Laureate. Initially established by Heights Arts with the approval of the City of Cleveland Heights in 2005, the purpose of the Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate is to celebrate and elevate the art […]

Academy of Bluegrass in the Fields

The Cleveland Bluegrass Orchestra

Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm ONLY STUDENT TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE. MEMBER AND GENERAL TICKETS ARE WAITLIST ONLY The Cleveland Bluegrass Orchestra presents “Cleveland Orchestra Members in Disguise” for the finale to the Close Encounters series on Sunday, May 17. Five musicians of The Cleveland Orchestra with extreme but little-known bluegrass talents perform a program […]

Bach Bartók Beatles

Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 3:00 pm Kalman & Pabst Photography Studio Famous works by three great masters of different eras and genres inspire our Sunday, February 15 concert. Katherine Bormann and Isabel Trautwein, violins, Sonja Braaten Molloy, viola, and Tanya Ell, cello, explore how the basic elements of rhythm, harmony, and color can describe the […]

Factory Seconds Brass

Factory Seconds Brass Trio

Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 3pm Shaker Heights Tudor Mansion Kicking off our 2014-2015 season of chamber music concerts, Factory Seconds Brass Trio presents “Second to None.” Jack Sutte, trumpet, Rick Stout, trombone, and Jesse McCormick, french horn, are all Cleveland Orchestra musicians who serve as second players in their sections. In this concert they bring the […]

Close Encounters 2014-2015 Season

Ninth series of chamber music concerts feature world-renowned, local musicians Heights Arts is pleased to announce the 2014–15 lineup for its Close Encounters chamber music series, held in a distinctive array of locations in Cleveland Heights, Midtown, and downtown Cleveland. The four Sunday afternoon concerts present classical music performed by arguably the world’s most renowned […]


Tri-M Music Honor Society Benefit Recital

Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 pm Come support and nourish the love of music in our youth! The Heights High School Chapter of the Tri-M® Music Honor Society will present a benefit recital on Thursday, April 23 in the gallery, consisting of multiple instrumental and vocal ensembles from the membership. With a suggested minimum donation […]

Farnsworth Ying exhibition

Farnsworth + Ying: Artist Talks and Ekphrastacy

Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 7:00 pm Join us for an evening with Isabel Farnsworth, associate professor of sculpture at Kent State University, and Hui-Chu Ying, professor of printmaking at University of Akron, who will share insights about their works on view in the gallery, artistic process and vision. Poets Dianne Borsenik, John Donoghue, Sarah Gridley, Susan […]

make your mark for the arts

Make Your Mark for the Arts Stamp Workshop

Join us for the final scheduled stamp making workshop to be held at the Gallery on Saturday, August 30, at 10:00-11:30am. Exchange stamps with over 50+ participating Heights businesses and earn reward offers. Arts + economy in action!  Read more….

Farnsworth Ying exhibition

Farnsworth + Ying Opening Reception

Friday, September 5, 2014  from 6:00 to 9:00 pm Join Heights Arts for conversation, refreshments, and the opening reception for a special exhibition of sculpture and works on paper by Northeast Ohio artists Isabel Farnsworth and Hui-Chu Ying. The show brings together two artists and university art professors whose visual languages resonate with universal themes of human […]