Heights Writes

Heights Writes

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…

Artist Talks + EKPHRASTACY

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Artists Drew King, David Masters and Nicole Schneider will give informal talks about their work in the exhibition, Space Divided.   Poets Lee Chilcote, Lori Kusterbeck, Steve Brightman, Theresa Gottle and John Donoghue will read new poems that respond to works in the…

Curator’s Talk + EKPHRASTACY

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On Thursday, May 8 at 7pm, Heights Arts presents a curator’s talk + EKPHRASTACY, a new cross-discipline program spearheaded by Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate Kathleen Cerveny.  Guest curator Tom Balbo will talk about the works in the exhibition followed by poetry readings.…

Cavana Faithwalker: 2011-12 Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate

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Faithwalker has lived in Cleveland Heights for eight years. He grew up in Cleveland’s Lee-Miles area, moved to Woodmere, and graduated from Orange High School in Pepper Pike. Admitting to one-year sojourn in Shaker Heights, he says, “I felt like a citizen…

Kathleen Cerveny: 2013-14 Cleveland Heights Poet Laureate

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Kathleen Cerveny, appointed by the city as Cleveland Heights, Ohio’s sixth Poet Laureate in April, 2013 is an artist, poet, grantmaker and arts advocate. Kathleen has been a working artist, educator, development officer and award-winning producer of arts programming for public radio…