Special Exhibition

Special Exhibition


June 4 at 7pm Renovare Music is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, founded in 2018, with a mission to share music at the highest level of artistry in diverse settings and innovative programs to love our neighbor, affirm the value of all people, and cultivate reconciled communities. We do this work through performing, teaching in prisons, and […]


ARTIST STATEMENT In the Fall 2019, I drove my youngest across country to college. I left our house in Shaker Heights for a two-bedroom apartment on the west side with a stunning view of Lake Erie. The following year was going to be one of new beginnings and adventures. My eldest’s college graduation, the launch […]


March 18-May 15 in the Heights Arts exhibition space, artists Annie Becker, Peter Christian Johnson, Karin Dijkstra, Corrie Slawson, Claudio Orso, and Carmen Romine test where boundaries lie between representational study and abstract expression. FIGURATIVE /ABSTRACT explores the familiar in unfamiliar ways, referring to the recognizable as a foundation from which new ideas are born. […]


Jesse has painted both indoor and out door murals in restaurants, private homes, and public locations through out greater Cleveland. Rhinehart’s public commissions include three 10’x10’ oil paintings in the Club Lounge at Progressive Field and interior murals in the former Special Exhibition Dining Room and Education Classroom at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Area highlights are his murals commissioned by Heights Arts at both ends of the Cedar Fairmont Center building in Cleveland Heights.

SPOTLIGHT: Jamie Richey

Join us for the opening of our first Spotlight exhibition of the 2019-2020 season, featuring photographer Jamie Richey Friday, September 13 from 6-9PM Jamie Richey is a photographer, mixed media artist and creative professional. Originally from Northeast Ohio, Jamie has bounced from here to the South and back again starting with her BA in film […]

Untouched: The Digital Paradox

We start our 2019-2020 exhibition season with Untouched: The Digital Paradox, a group exhibition opening on Friday, August 30.  Matthew Hollern, Professor and Chair of Jewelry + Metals at the Cleveland Institute of Art, is the guest curator for the show, which explores the evolving role of technology in the creation of art. “Sometimes the […]

Show Off: Heights High Student Exhibition

Join us for the opening of our last group exhibition of the 2018-2019 season, Show Off on Friday, August 2. Curated by Heights High interns on our exhibition committee, students from Heights High showcase their work with diverse mediums, ranging from painting to photography to metal work. Exhibition runs through Sunday, August 25. Opening Reception […]

EXHIBITION: Emergent 2019

Opening Reception Friday, April 26, from 6 to 9 p.m. Duration: Friday, April 26 – Sunday, June 9, 2019 Heights Arts presents the third iteration of its well received exhibition, Emergent, which shines a light on artists who have recently graduated from area colleges and universities. First presented in 2015, Emergent 2019 celebrates the strength of the northeast Ohio […]

SPOTLIGHT: Michelangelo Lovelace

Friday, March 22 – Sunday, May 5, 2019 Best of Cleveland lists always include the Orchestra, the sports teams, the Metroparks, and the Westside Market. They should also include the painter Michelangelo Lovelace. No cultural institution has kept its eye so relentlessly focused on our home town, its neglected neighborhoods and its citizens. In acrylic […]

17th Annual Holiday Store

November 2 – December 30, 2018 What began in 2002 as a tiny pop-up shop with a few local artists has blossomed into the Heights Arts 17th Annual Holiday Store, featuring creative items by about 100 Northeast Ohio visual artists and artisans, writers, and musicians. In addition to ceramics, jewelry, art on paper and glass […]