The Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery will present an exhibition showcasing the art of Ohio Art League members. Made In Ohio / Diverse Sources will be on view July 28 through October 16, 2005. The exhibition, curated by Annegreth Nill, will feature work from 19 of the organization’s members. Made In Ohio reflects the diversity of the 96-year-old organization by including Ohio Art League artists born between 1930 and 1982, with every decade represented. Generational and individual differences will give visitors an understanding of the sources of and influences on each artist’s creativity. The mixed media exhibition includes traditional mediums such as painting, photography and sculpture with an infusion of digital technology, collage, assemblage and abstraction.
Featured artists include Art Beery, Laura Bidwa, Bridgette Bogle, Philip Brou, Louise Captein, Dennis Dawson, Betty DeFusco, Warren Fry, Linda Gall, Cheong-Ah Hwang, Tamara Jaeger, Marty Kalb, Kojo Kamau, Rory Krupp, Melinda McDaniel, Robert Metzger, Francis Schanberger, Suzanne Silver, and Molly Uline-Olmstead.