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Close Encounters Concert: Omni in the Clouds

Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 3pm On this program performed by the Omni Quartet is a pair of quartet masterpieces weaving a rich tapestry of music history: Mendelssohn’s passionate love quartet Opus 13, written by the oby composer in 1827, was deeply…

Close Encounters Concert: Mary Lynch – Strings Attached

Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 3pm Location: Dunham Tavern Mary Lynch, oboe Jung-Min Amy Lee, violin Alicia Koelz, violin Joanna Patterson, viola Tanya Ell, cello The extraordinary Omni String Quartet, the most accomplished and beautiful young Stars of The Cleveland Orchestra, always…

14th Annual Tommy’s New Year’s Day Pancake Breakfast

With much gratitude to Tommy Fello, we jumpstart the New Year with the much-loved 14th Annual Tommy’s New Year’s Day Pancake Breakfast where you can eat for art (all proceeds benefitting Heights Arts!) and ensure good karma for the coming year.  We…

Mark Keffer + Lisa Schonberg

We are pleased to present a 2-person exhibition of works by painter Mark Keffer and printmaker Lisa Schonberg opening on Friday, January 17.  Featuring Keffer’s graphic abstract paintings alongside Schonberg’s vibrant nature-inspired works on paper, the show illuminates the artists’ shared strengths…

2013 Holiday Store

Heights Arts is celebrating its 12th annual Holiday Store featuring the works of over seventy regional artists through December 29 – the perfect place to find the perfect gift!  What began as a small pop-up gallery in a borrowed space on Lee…

Close Encounters Concert: Trio TaPASi – In Twos and Threes

Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 3pm Franz Schubert wrote one of his greatest masterpieces for an Arpeggione: a strange guitar-cello hybrid. Had he known how beautiful it would sound on a cello, he would surely have changed his mind. Johannes Brahms expressed…

Founding Director Peggy Spaeth is awarded Cleveland Arts Prize

Heights Arts is very proud of recently retired founding director Peggy Spaeth for being recognized as a recipient of a 2013 Cleveland Arts Prize – Martha Joseph Award.  This award acknowledges exceptional commitment, vision and leadership that has made a significant contribution…

Pool Poem, Park Poem

My thanks to the staff and students of LakeErieInk for tweeting me inspirations for the following poems on our June topic of Parks and Recreation. Kathleen Cumberland Pool The blue glass of the pool, lane lines wavering below; one deep breath– and…

All Ohio Ceramic Invitational

Curated by University Hospitals curator Tom Huck, this special exhibition features artists whose works display contrasts in scale, clay bodies, firing ranges, glazing techniques, and execution. The exhibit will feature a representation of sculptural works, vessel inspired pieces, and functional works. Primarily…