|Area arts events (3-6-14)|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune|
|Thursday, 06 March 2014 09:31|
BGSU pianists to perform in Pro Musica concert
Pro Musica will host its seventh annual Coffee & Classics on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. in the atrium of the Wood County District Public Library, 215 N. Main St. in downtown Bowling Green.
The free concert will feature student pianists from Bowling Green State University's College of Musical Arts who have received travel grants from the organization.
On the program will be:
â€˘Â Â Â Peng Zhang, "Ondine." by Maurice Ravel.
â€˘Â Â Â Mengdi Li, "Noctuelles" from "Miroirs" by Ravel.
â€˘Â Â Â Zachary Nyce, "Etude-Tableau in F minor" by Rachmaninoff (4 min)
â€˘Â Â Â Xueli Li, "Etude-Tableau in C minor" by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Refreshments will be served.
Way Library to screen 'Devil and Miss Jones'
PERRYSBURG - The 1941 romantic comedy "The Devil and Miss Jones" will be shown March 13 at 10:30 a.m. as part ofÂ Way Public Library's continues Reel TalkÂ classic film series.
The film stars Jean Arthur and Robert Cummings as union organizers and Oscar-nominated Charles Coburn as a rich man posing as a shoe salesman in the department store he owns.
Jan Wahl, local author and film enthusiast, will be the guest speaker.
Watercolor collages on view in Perrysburg city offices
PERRYSBURG - Shear Sensations, a solo exhibit by artist Claire Wilson, is on display now through April 15 in the Perrysburg Municipal Building 201W. Indiana Ave.Â Â
The Shear Sensations exhibit, curated by Main Art-ery, is a collection of 20 vibrant creations Claire Wilson created from sacrificed watercolor paintings. She cuts her paintings apart and meticulously places the pieces into mosaic-like compositions and abstract constructions.
Hair art on display at Leso
TOLEDO - Hair, an exhibition of artworks exploring hair as a subject, medium, or substrate, opens LeSo Gallery,Â 1527 Starr Ave., Friday with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m.
According to the show's curator Bradley Scherzer: "Our relationship to and with hair is as deep and vast as its coverage of our bodies. It is a subject of obsession, beauty, and disgust. Each follicle permeates our skin but also our culture, our identity, our insecurities and confidence. Hair exists as a measure of time and equally a marker as we move from birth, to adolescence, to old age. And thus, we cut, color, sculpt, and style it to suit our needs and define all things inherent within it - just, as we do art."
This exhibition features a diverse collection of artists expressing their relationship with hair. Exhibiting artists, who work in a variety of media, come from across the United States.
The opening will feature a number of live models wearing the stylistic hair creations of several local stylists and artists.
Gallery hours will be Saturdays and SundaysÂ noon to 4 p.m. A closing reception with artist talks will be heldÂ March 21 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Paper Roses exhibition
opens at Toledo Museum
TOLEDO - A new exhibition that focuses on how people interact with nature, landscape and garden design is now on view at the Toledo Museum of Art.
Assembled entirely from the Museum's own collection, Paper Roses: Garden-Inspired Works on Paper presents 100 prints, drawings and photographs by some of the most acclaimed European and American artists from the 17th to the 20th centuries. The free exhibition continues through May 18 in the Works on Paper Gallery.
Paper Roses was assembled to complement the major international exhibition The Art of the Louvre's Tuileries Garden.
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