The 42nd Annual Student Art Show & Merit Scholar Exhibition

The Galleries at Cleveland State University 

1307 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, OH 44115

March 29 – May 4, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday, March 29 th, 5 pm-8 pm

The Collinwood Painted Rain Barrel Project

Saturday, April 13th, 6-10pm

Auction of Ten Artists’ Hand Painted Rain Barrels at
Arts Collinwood, 15605 Waterloo Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44110

About the Project:

Northeast Shores Development Corporation participates in a free rain barrel installation for 25

Rachel Strongoli
Collinwood residents per year, carrying a waiting list, proving the popularity of the conservation program.

Lake sustainability, North Coast bodies of water and North Collinwood inspired art was the call from regional artists through Community Partnership for Arts and Culture Artists in Residence Grantee, Linda Zolten Wood, who was inspired by St. Clair’s ‘Year of the…” statue competition and auctions.

She hopes to create yearly cycles and workshops of this event, raising awareness for the need for rainwater collection, and lake conservation while supporting local artists.

Event Catering by: Callaloo Cafe, Spice Hound, Blitz BBQ, Sandy’s Baked Goods, Willie’s Famous Pies, Chloe’s Kitchen Diner

(Cash Bar By Callaloo Café)

Music by: Award Winning Acoustic Guitarist Doug WoodRachel Strongoli

FINALISTS: Rachel Strongoli, Marti Higgins, Michele Biondo, Scott Pickering, Christie H. Klubnik, Michael Greenwald, Milan Kecman, An’Angelia Thompson, Elaine Hullihen, A. Nancy Cintron

Pictured: Rain Barrel painted by Linda Zolten Wood, project prototype.


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