ON VIEW AT THE RIFFE GALLERY 
Duo Trio: Contemporary Diptychs and Triptychs by 14 Ohio Artists

January 24 - April 13, 2019

Duo Trio: Contemporary Diptychs and Triptychs by 14 Ohio Artists postcard image

This exhibition explores how 14 contemporary Ohio artists work with the idea of creating diptychs and triptychs, an older art form that has been reinterpreted in new ways. Duo Trio is curated by Christine Fowler Shearer. 

The following artists are featured in this exhibition: Julie M. Abijanac, Terri AlbaneseErin Holscher AlmazanKristen Cliffel, Stephanie Craig, Thomas Frontini, Karla HackenmillerGreg Martin, Deborah PinterAgnes Ray, Jennifer Rosengarten, Emily Sullivan SmithArt Werger, and Melissa Vogley Woods.

Image credit: Deb Pinter, 43-2016 from the Woods Series, 2016, Foliage, ink on Rives BFK, each piece 29.5" x 22" unframed.

ALL EVENTS AND PROGRAMS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  

DROP-IN WORKSHOPS WITH ARTIST JULIE M. ABIJANAC

PAPER QUILLING: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Quilling, also known as paper filigree, was used during the Renaissance to decorate books and is still employed in artmaking today. In this workshop, participants will transform a basic line drawing with the use of paper strips that will be rolled, shaped, and glued together to create a relief design.
PAPER FOLDING: Wednesday, April 10, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
In this workshop, participants will learn how to create folds with paper including pleated surfaces, curved folds, and crumpling. 

ARTIST TALKS
Deb Pinter, photographer:
Friday, March 22, noon - 1 p.m.

Kristen Cliffel, ceramicist: Wednesday, March 27, noon - 1 p.m.

 Art Werger, printmaker: Wednesday, April 3, noon - 1 p.m.

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP
Thursday, March 28, 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Join us for an evening of conversation with the dynamic duo of Nancy Kangas and Paula Lambert followed by creative writing exercises based on works in the exhibition. Space is limited, register HERE.

FRIENDS & FAMILY WORKSHOP WITH MELISSA VOGLEY WOODS
Saturday, Feb. 9, 1 - 3 p.m.

In this artist-driven workshop, participants will create a print-based folding triptych artwork. Participants will use the form of the triptych and a few experimental low-brow printing processes to work around ideas of their environment. Space is limited, register HERE. Materials will be supplied.

 ON VIEW IN THE VERN RIFFE CENTER LOBBY:

"Alexandria  #1" by Richard Clem, 2013, oil on canvas, 12" x 16"

Richard Clem, Alexandria  #1, 2013oil on canvas, 12" x 16"

Worthington Area Art League Member Exhibition

On view January 11 - February 23, 2019

ABOUT THE OAC RIFFE GALLERY
The Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery showcases the work of Ohio's artists and the collections of the state's museums and galleries. The OAC Riffe Gallery is located in the Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts, 77 S. High St., Columbus, OH 43215.

Hours: Mon., Tue., Wed., Fri. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Thurs. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Sundays and state holidays.


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IN THE VERN RIFFE CENTER LOBBY

Inside Looking Out: Creative Works by Ohio Prison Inmates | Dec. 19, 2017 – Jan. 28, 2018

Inmates from several Ohio prison facilities create works of art with unexpected, imaginative recycled materials in addition to conventional media. The exhibition is presented by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, the OAC Riffe Gallery, and the Correctional Institution Inspection Committee.

 

IN THE VERN RIFFE CENTER LOBBY

Inside Looking Out: Creative Works by Ohio Prison Inmates | Dec. 19, 2017 – Jan. 28, 2018

Inmates from several Ohio prison facilities create works of art with unexpected, imaginative recycled materials in addition to conventional media. The exhibition is presented by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, the OAC Riffe Gallery, and the Correctional Institution Inspection Committee.

FREE ADMISSION

MTWF 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
THUR  10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
SAT  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Closed Sundays and all state holidays.

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