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Mansfield Art Center Reopens With New Exhibition

24 Jun , 2020  

By: 1812Blockhouse

On Tuesday, the Mansfield Art Center joined those cultural institutions which have reopened to the public after a multi-week COVID-19 caused closure.

The Center, housed in an award-winning glass and wood building and sitting on 8.5 wooded acres, will be open from 11 AM until 4 PM each Tuesday through Sunday. All guests will be required to wear masks, and social distancing rules will apply for all. More…

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Work Of Art: Mansfield Art Center Releases 2020 Exhibition Schedule

12 Feb , 2020  

Contemporary Selections from the Roy Gottlieb Collection,” a multi-media exhibition in the Foundation Gallery and the Upper Gallery, will kick off the first of a very impressive lineup for the 2020 Exhibition Series at the Mansfield Art Center. Dr. Roy Gottlieb, a collector for many years, has curated this exhibition to represent primarily Central Ohio Artists from the past thirty years. More…

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Arts Integration Workshop For Teachers Will Be Offered

7 Dec , 2019  

The Mansfield site of the Kennedy Center’s Partners in Education program will offer a free arts integration professional development workshop, titled Helping Students Develop and Tell Their Stories, for teachers in January at the Mansfield Arts Center. Judy Thibault-Klevins, a Kennedy Center Teaching Artist and drama educator, will lead the workshop, which is most beneficial for teachers of grades 3-7. More…

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Holiday Happening At The Mansfield Art Center

9 Nov , 2019  

This year will mark the 50th annual Holiday Fair at the Mansfield Art Center. As in year’s past, the Holiday Fair will feature fine art, gifts and handmade crafts. The fair will run from November 23 through December 29.

Both the upper and lower galleries will be filled with splendid artwork and pieces for purchase. A wide selection of gift items will be in the gallery shop, including glassworks, metals, woods, items for children, holiday ornaments and decorations, and much more. More…

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New Education Wing To Boost Art Center and Schools Collaboration

26 Jan , 2019  

The Mansfield Art Center and Mansfield City Schools will work together over the coming year to develop the details of the Tyger STEAM after-school program for students interested in high-fire ceramic and glass art.

Plans will move forward in the wake of this week’s announcement that the art center exceeded its $2.7 million campaign goal for new construction that will include a 4,200-square-foot education wing. More…

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Holiday Fair Takes A Delicious Turn

27 Nov , 2018  

The 49th annual Holiday Fair at the Mansfield Art Center, sponsored by Richland Bank, is well underway.

From stunning art in the upper and lower galleries to the special gift selections in the gallery shop, Holiday Fair attendees always enjoy the fine art and fine craft of local artisans. More…

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Mansfield Art Center Expansion To Give Mansfield Schools Some STEAM

23 Aug , 2018  

A planned new education wing at the Mansfield Art Center will include an after-school program for Mansfield City Schools students interested in high-fire ceramic and glass art.

Art center executive director George Whitten outlined the program for the board of education Tuesday evening. “We’re calling it the Tyger STEAM program,” Whitten said, the acronym standing for science, technology engineering, art and mathematics. More…

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Mansfield Art Center Exhibition Features Two Artists

6 Aug , 2018  

This past weekend, a set of artist exhibitions were unveiled at the Mansfield Art Center – one a skilled artisan of baskets and sculpture, and the other a prolific photographer.

These exhibitions are: More…

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Exhibition Looks At Interface Between Cities And Art

18 Jun , 2018  

Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) is partnering with the Mansfield Art Center to present City Artists at Work, City Artists at Rest: A Final Retrospective 1997 – 2018. This satellite exhibition will be held at the Mansfield Art Center beginning with an opening reception on Sunday, June 24 from 3 PM to 5 PM. More…

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Artists As Educators Seminar Held

16 Jun , 2018  

The Ohio 2010 Partners in Education team, consisting of the Mansfield Art Center, Renaissance Performing Arts Association, and Mansfield City Schools, is developing a group of professional artists for residencies and workshops in local schools.  The Mansfield team is a member of the nationwide Partners in Education network, a program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. More…

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Student Art Show Unveiled At Mansfield Art Center

16 Mar , 2018  

The Regional High School Exhibition Art Show presents outstanding work by area high school students at the Mansfield Art Center. This is a juried show with works in all media.

The exhibition will be joined for the first time this year by a collection of artwork by K-8 students in Mansfield, shown in the First Floor Gallery. More…

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Watercolor Ohio 2017 Exhibition Open At The Mansfield Art Center

24 Jan , 2018  

A statewide traveling exhibition of outstanding watercolor artists in Ohio will be making its way to the Mansfield Art Center later this month.

Called “Watercolor Ohio 2017,” it showcases examples from individual artists which were judged by noted artist Mary Whyte, Gold Medal winner from the Portrait Society of America. According to Whyte, the chosen works “represent some of the finest watercolor being done in this country today.” More…

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Kennedy Center Program Hosting Mansfield Workshop

8 Jan , 2018  

The Mansfield site of the Kennedy Center’s Partners in Education program will offer a professional development workshop, Exploring Latin American Culture Through Animal Folktales, for teachers on Thursday, February 1 from 4:30-7:30 PM.

In this workshop, participants explore ways to help students enhance their understanding of human relationships, cultural similarities and differences, and develop their oral communication skills by telling folktales. Teachers examin More…

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Art Center Holiday Fair Coming This Month

2 Nov , 2017  

With the arrival of November, it is not unusual to find folks and businesses planning for the arrival of the upcoming holiday season.

One such place is the Mansfield Art Center, which will host the 2017 Holiday Fair from November 18 to December 30. More…

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