65-67 town square
lima, ohio 45801
Bill Sullivan, Operations Manager
ArtSpace/Lima - 419-222-1721;
ARTSPACE/POPS 2013: A FINE CRAFT
AUGUST 2 - SEPTEMBER 14, 2013
July 26, 2013, Lima, Ohio:
ArtSpace/Lima announces the opening of ArtSpace/Pops 2013: A Fine Craft
Invitational in The Ellen Nelson Gallery, Friday, August 2, 2013.
features all new works by twenty-two area craftsmen and -women in a joint
showing which builds on the success of its predecessors in 2011 and 2012.
Artists on display work in wood, metal, clay, paper, fabric, and various
jewelry-oriented combinations of metals and beads. Artists for the show
Sarah Baechtle, Kay
Boiarski, Joseph Bonifas, Bruce Chesser, Melissa Eddings, Ed Corle, Judy
Decker, Jack Earl, Anna Fisher, Jodi Knoch, Mike Kozumplik, Kim Leopold,
James Mellick, Robert Minto, Yasue Sakaoka, Taylor Schlabach, Luke Sheets,
Steve Smith, Kaname Takada, Sumiko Takada, Les Thede, and Marvin Thorp.
All of the craftspersons in the exhibit are from Ohio and several have
been award-winners in earlier ArtSpace shows.
The emphasis of the exhibit is on “fine”
crafts: work that exhibits the same imaginative creativity, the same
attention to detail and the same understanding of medium as any art must
The exhibit will run through September 14,
There will be a reception
for the artists on Saturday, August 10, 6:30-8:30 PM.
ArtSpace/Lima is a not-for-profit arts
organization with a mission to promote the arts in northwest Ohio and to
provide artists with a venue to present and to sell their work.
ArtSpace/Lima is supported in part by a grant from the Ohio Arts
Council. For further information on ArtSpace/Pops 2013 or
information regarding other ArtSpace/Lima programs, please call Bill
Sullivan, Operations Manager, at ArtSpace/Lima 419-222-1721.