The Galleries at CSU

2014-2015 Exhibitions

Spring and Summer 2015

Thursday, March 26 – Saturday, May 2

OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, March 26 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm

North Gallery:

Merit Scholar Exhibition

Works by recipients of the Art Department’s 2014/2015 Merit Scholarships.

South and Center Galleries:

The 44th Student Show

A juried exhibition with awards and prizes organized by SOFA (Student Organization for the Fine Arts).

Saturday, May 9 & Sunday, May 10

South Gallery:

The Art of Autism: Exploring Self–Expression

An exhibition presented in conjunction with the INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN‘S THEATER FESTIVAL, is a sensory friendly exhibition produced in collaboration with Playhouse Square, coordinated by Daniel Hahn.

SPECIAL VIEWING HOURS: Saturday, May 9 from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
and Sunday, May 10 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm.

Thursday May 14 – Saturday, June 20

OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, May 14 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm

North Gallery:

Phyllis Seltzer: The Italian Works

Paintings by celebrated Cleveland artist Phyllis Seltzer who is primarily known for her iconic paintings of Cleveland. However, as a half-time resident of Venice, Italy, her lesser known and never-before seen in Cleveland Italian Works will be the focus of this exhibition.

Center Gallery:

Travis Kinchy: From the Shadows into Light

Highly expressive, somber, and melancholy sculptures in clay and bronze, dealing with universal and mythological themes of the human condition.

South Gallery:

Ability @ Work

An exhibition of works in a variety  of mediums created by artists with developmental challenges. Presented in collaboration with HeARTworks and the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities.



The 44th Student Art Show | March 26 – May 2, 2015

Drop-off: Wednesday, March 18th and Thursday, March 19th, 10am to 4pm in the Art Gallery.

Drop-off up to 4 pieces in any medium. Work must be ready to hang (matted and/or framed, etc.) and completed within the last year. All work will be sold as displayed.

All CSU students are eligible to participate. If you have any questions see Tim in the gallery or call 216-687-2103.

The new Art Gallery will be housed at 1307 EUCLID AVENUE, in the Cowell and Hubbard building, located next to the restaurant by the same name, in the heart of the recently launched Arts Campus at Playhouse Square. The new gallery venue features three distinct exhibition spaces, a multi-purpose media space, a resource library, a meeting area, as well as state of the art lighting, surround sound and new-media capabilities.