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Works of talented faculty on display in The Gallery of Lakeland

Posted: November 26, 2019

The annual “Lakeland Community College Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition” is in The Gallery at Lakeland through Feb. 7, 2020. The gallery is located on the first floor of the D-Building on the college’s campus, at 7700 Clocktower Dr., Kirtland, Ohio, 44094. All shows are free and open to the public.

The exhibition highlights the exceptional skills of the college’s fine and visual arts faculty through an eclectic collection of art that includes oil and acrylic painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, photography, jewelry/metals, mixed media and graphic design.

All gallery exhibitions are free and open to the public.

The faculty and the media they are exhibiting includes:

Carol Adams: Mixed media sculpture, fiber and enamel

Debi Belt: Graphic design

Christopher Berry: Acrylic painting on canvas

Paula Blackman: Ceramic sculpture and functional clay

Allen Boley: Digital photography

Mark Del Balso: Digital art and mixed media sculpture

Wade Gagich: Photography - archival pigment print

Frank Gwirtz: Digital photography

Amy D. Copeland: Letterpress prints, hand-drawn and painted type

Michael Kinkopf: Digital print

Hillary Kursh: Ink on paper, and mixed media on panel

Don Luce: Inkjet print

Eddie Mitchell: Oil painting on canvas

J. Derek O’Brien: Ceramic sculpture

David L. Samiec: Digital photography

Grace Summanen: Mixed media, relief print on paper

Eric Vaughn: Photography - Digital inkjet print

Jane Wiemer: Jewelry/ metals

About the gallery

The Gallery at Lakeland presents seven art exhibitions each year, in addition to an annual Holiday Artists’ Market, which benefits the Lakeland Visual Arts Student Exhibition. These exhibitions support and advance recognition of Lakeland’s fine arts academic programs; diversity efforts at the college; community arts groups; and local, regional and national artists.

For more information about the show, tours or the gallery, contact Mary Urbas, gallery coordinator at or call 440.525.7029.

Gallery Hours:

Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Weekends, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The college is closed from Dec. 21, 2019, through Jan. 1, 2020, and Jan. 20, 2020.

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  • The Gallery of Lakeland
  • By: Mary Urbas

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    Kerry Jonke