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    • British drawings : the Cleveland Museum of Art
    • How to hang a picture : and other essential lessons for the stylish home
      How to hang a picture : and other essential lessons for the stylish home
      Jason Sacher and Suzanne LaGasa.
      A user-friendly guidebook that details everything you need to know about hanging, framing, and displaying art.
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      ABC
      Damien Hirst
      An alphabet book illustrated by the artwork of Damien Hirst.
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    • Pieter Bruegel and the culture of the early modern dinner party
    • The art of steampunk : extraordinary devices and ingenious contraptions from the leading artists of the steampunk movement
      The art of steampunk : extraordinary devices and ingenious contraptions from the leading artists of the steampunk movement
      Art Donovan
      "Welcome to the world of Steampunk: a unique fantasy version of nineteenth century Victorian England imbued with today's technology, resulting in devices and contraptions that seem to have sprung from the mind of a mad twenty-first century scientist. The "steam" refers to steam power - as in fire-breathing machines of antique locomotion. The "punk" is an important reference to an outsider attitude. In The Art of Steampunk, 2nd Edition, you'll discover the captivating and dynamic world of this emerging genre through the creative vision of today's leading Steampunk artists, all featured in the world's first museum exhibit of Steampunk, held at The Museum of the History of Science at Oxford University in England. No longer satisfied with the plastic design of today's mass-produced products, these artists are crafting a romantic new standard for modern goods by applying the characteristics of Steampunk. Their artwork consists of everything from jewelry and watches to light fixtures and clocks, every piece demonstrating hours of painstaking work and unlimited devotion. You will find that many of the artists are as unique and colorful as their masterpieces, often adopting alter egos of Victorian mad scientists and world explorers, allowing themselves to become fully immersed int he imaginative and exciting world of Steampunk. This expanded edition has added artist profiles and a look at what is happening in the world of Steampunk since the exposition. "-- Provided by publisher.
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    Cleveland Public Art
    An independent, nonprofit organization, working to improve public spaces through art and design. Ohio's premier organization for the identification and evaluation of public art opportunities, bringing expertise to the selection of artists and the implementation of public art projects. Helps makes art accessible to the entire community by bringing it into the neighborhoods, green spaces, and public places that are part of everyday life in Cleveland.
    Cleveland Artists Foundation
    Founded in 1984 by Cleveland-based artists, patrons, and collectors who recognized the need to establish an organization that would preserve, research, collect, and exhibit the most significant visual art of the Northeast Ohio region.
    Cleveland Institute of Art
    Established in 1882. Has earned a reputation for being among the top ten professional colleges of art and design in the country. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design and is also a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design and the Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education.
    Cleveland Museum of Art
    One of the world’s most distinguished comprehensive art museums and one of northeastern Ohio’s principal civic and cultural institutions.
    Cuyahoga Arts & Culture
    The result of much planning and research, CAC began in 1998. Through this organization leaders from arts and cultural groups, foundations, local governments and other private entities cooperated to create an arts and culture plan for the region which called for public funding to strategically support the local arts and cultural sector.
    Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland
    Known by its acronym, MOCA, this is a contemporary art museum founded in 1968 as The New Gallery and renamed the Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art in 1984. It is now part of the Cleveland Play House complex. In 2002, CCCA changed its name to Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland.
    Ohio Arts Council
    Created in 1965 to "foster and encourage the development of the arts and assist the preservation of Ohio's cultural heritage." This is accomplished by the Council in two primary methods; first, through the various grant funding programs that the Council operates to provide support to artists and to make arts activities available to a broad segment of Ohio's public; and secondly, by providing services that help to enhance the growth of the arts. There are a total of 7 different grant programs and a variety of service programs operated by the Council.
    Sculpture Center (Cleveland)
    Connects Cleveland and its visitors with the artists and inspired three-dimensional and installation art of Ohio and our greater region.
    Utrecht Art Supplies
    Located in the Coventry Village area of Cleveland Heights
    Western Reserve Historical Society
    Museum and library in the University Circle area on Cleveland's east side. Founded to preserve and present the history of all of the people of northeast Ohio. Largest privately supported regional historical society in the nation.
    Zygote Press
    Founded in 1995 by four artist-printmakers. A collective, providing studio space, equipment, and technical assistance to artists living and working in the area.
    American Art Therapy Association
    Creative professionals dedicated to the belief that the creative process involved in making art is healing and life enhancing.
    Archives of American Art
    World’s largest and most widely used resource on the history of art in America.
    Artists Archives of the Western Reserve
    Archival facility created to preserve work by Ohio visual artists. Through ongoing research, exhibitions and educational programs, the AAWR documents and promotes this cultural heritage for the benefit of the public.