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Submitted by lmcshane on Fri, 02/17/2012 - 19:20.
Cleveland Public Library presents: "The Role and Reality of Education in Freedom's Struggle" February 18, 2012
Submitted by newmillenniumli... on Fri, 02/17/2012 - 11:50.
The Role and Reality of Education in Freedom's Struggle
Rev. Jawanza K. Colvin of the Olivet Institutional Baptist Church, a powerful, dynamic, energetic theologian will speak on the role of faith and education in the struggle for freedom. Also featured will be a presentation by W. Daniel Bickerstaff II, designer of the African American Cultural Garden and Andrew Jackson, chairman of the Garden's Task Force.
Saturday, February 18 * 1:00 PM
Martin Luther King Branch
1962 Stokes Blvd.
Submitted by lmcshane on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 19:20.
Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 20:11.
Submitted by Aspire on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 17:34.
Lots are about to close, starting tomorrow 2/9 at 10:00 am est at Aspire Auctions fine art, antiques and jewelry auction. Buy her a micro-mosaic Victorian brooch for Valentines Day, or for him, a Rolex GMT-Master II two tone wrist watch. Go online now to watch live-online bidding and view the auction catalogue.
Submitted by lmcshane on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 06:06.
A beautiful night for CLE--as the heavenly choir of St. Olaf performed for a capacity crowd of 700+ at Mary Queen of Peace (formerly Our Lady of Good Counsel) in Old Brooklyn. For Old Brooklyn and Brooklyn Centre residents--getting there was as easy as a brisk winter's walk.
Submitted by newmillenniumli... on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 11:09.
The Social Sciences Department of the Cleveland Public Library will hold their non-fiction book club discussion on Thursday,
March 8, 2012 at 12:00 PM in the Social Sciences Department (Sports Research Center). We will discuss the book entitled, "The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives." (Katie Couric)
Submitted by BlackWatchJenn on Mon, 02/06/2012 - 14:42.
My Husband, Dale and I are pleased to present our most popular workshop series once again to photographers in and around the Cleveland area. Lighting 101 is designed to help you understand and control light in just about any situation. Who are our workshops for?
Submitted by Aspire on Fri, 02/03/2012 - 15:12.
Aspire Auctions, Inc., is offering a portrait by 20th century Chicago area artist Louis Frederick Grell. Grell was a muralist, a teacher at the Art Institute of Chicago, and made his home and studio at the historic Tree Studio Building. The beautiful portrait, which is part of the February sale, is of the artist’s wife and was painted in 1922.
Submitted by BlackWatchJenn on Sun, 01/29/2012 - 17:53.
02/21/2012 - 18:30
02/29/2012 - 22:00
Dale and Jenn Simmons host an intensive workshop in photographic lighting. The Feb. 21 session is a theory session to be followed by one of two Saturday workshops with professional models to practice the many techniques taught. session 1: Pro Lighting 101- is Saturday, Feb.25 from 10:00am to 6:00pm Session 2: Lighting on a Budget- is Saturday March 3 from 10:00am to 6:00 pm Cost for theory session only: $75 Theory plus one Saturday Workshop: $200 Theory plus BOTH Saturday workshops: $300 For more information or to register: Register [at] BlackWatchArt [dot] com
5340 Hamilton Ave #103Cleveland, OH 44114
Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 19:18.
Need a getaway from a crazy Cleveland weather day?
While away time at the Cleveland Artist Foundation for an exhibit of August Biehle featuring works from his period in Zoar, Ohio. You may be fortunate enough, as I was today, to engage in great conversation with major area art collectors.
Submitted by lmcshane on Sun, 01/22/2012 - 14:35.
CLE has amazing artists, who work to understand color, light and energy--Jim March is such an artist. Judith Brandon and Randall Tiedman, too. Fortunately, you have the opportunity to see these artists in one place at the West 78th St. Studios.
Submitted by lmcshane on Sun, 01/22/2012 - 13:59.
Submitted by lmcshane on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 19:23.
Submitted by lmcshane on Sun, 01/15/2012 - 11:09.
It's not easy to go out on a snowy night in Cleveland, but if you make the effort there is magic to be had:
Senegalese master musician Abdou Mboup at AJ Rocco's Saturday, Jan 14, 2012.
Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 01/14/2012 - 11:00.
I am posting this here to gauge the possible shift in attitude that has occurred towards immigrants in NEO--please add a child page with any positive updates:
Fri, Jan 13, 2012 09:25 AM
Submitted by lmcshane on Sun, 01/01/2012 - 21:05.
Submitted by newmillenniumli... on Mon, 12/19/2011 - 15:55.
Brownbag Sports Series - Bring a Lunch
Tuesday, January 10 * 12:00 PM
"Baseball Fiction Firsts: Sports Research Center Treasures"
Submitted by lmcshane on Sun, 12/18/2011 - 09:12.
It's halfway through the school year, and despite major setbacks, Valerie Salstrom is again grooming the young people in our neighborhood into sophisticated adults.
Submitted by lmcshane on Fri, 12/09/2011 - 21:53.
Submitted by lmcshane on Tue, 12/06/2011 - 21:41.
If you happen to get strong-armed at work to contribute at this time of year--consider Community Shares, since you can
Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 12/03/2011 - 16:28.
Submitted by Aspire on Thu, 12/01/2011 - 17:40.
Aspire Auctions, Inc., offers a painting by important contemporary Turkish artist Erol Akyavas (1932-1999) in their upcoming online auction which opens December 9, 2011. The painting entitled “Figures” is an example of Akyavas’ work from the early 1960’s and was part of a private Cleveland collection. It is a rare figural example by the artist who has recently set an auction sale record of over $1.7 million dollars.
Submitted by Aspire on Thu, 12/01/2011 - 14:52.
Aspire Auctions is pleased to offer a beautiful marble sculpture by the Italian fin-de-siècle artist, Pietro Canonica (1869-1959), who had a very long and distinguished career as a sculptor. His work is found in Rome, Russia, Turkey, India, and England and range from small delicate busts of women and children to large monumental equestrian statues of war heroes. The piece being offered by Aspire Auctions is entitled Montanara of Gressoney and dates to 1897. The bust depicts a young Walser woman in native dress.
Submitted by Aspire on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 14:43.
One of the most exciting pieces in the December is a sculpture of a Standing Woman from 1945 by the 20th century Costa Rican artist Franciso Zuniga (1912 – 1998).