Posts Tagged ‘Anna Tararova’

Jonny Lyons at Cleveland Print Room

May 15, 2017

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Jonny Lyons: (Here Come) The Goloshans
Opening Reception: Friday, May 19, 5-8pm
Cleveland Print Room
2550 Superior Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114

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Come meet AIRconnect, international artist-in-residence, Jonny Lyons from Glasgow, Scotland and see what he has created during his stay in Cleveland. His work is a direct response from Lyons time in Cleveland, people he has met through street photography, walking the streets and the stories they have shared together. From this sculptural work, he has created and staged short performances within the Cleveland landscape documented with analogue photography.

He has worked at Cleveland Print Room, Zygote Press and Praxis.

Jonny’s practice explores the fragility of friendship and adventure through performances documented by photography and film. He often creates ingenious devices, or functioning sculptures, to execute his ‘hand-crafted mischief’ which are presented – having fulfilled their one purpose – as relics of the event, together with the photographic evidence. But the photographs are not simply documentation of a sequence of anarchic events. They fix the moment between ’cause’ and ‘effect’ and are imbued with wit, melancholy and the physical humour of early silent cinema. In carrying out these processes, collaborations and journeys Lyons attempts to reconcile reckless youth with the pressures of adulthood; these are snap-shots of ‘Lost Boys’ putting their most dangerous, outlandish ideas into practice and – one feels, with some luck – getting away with it.

Special thanks to the Ohio Arts Council for funding this pilot program that not only brings an artist from Scotland to Cleveland but also sends an Ohio artist to Dundee, Scotland for 6-weeks to work at Dundee Contemporary Arts in their amazing print shop. This May, artist Anna Tararova will head to Scotland. This program was also funded through our CPR FOTO BRUNCH fundraiser in Fall 2016. Thanks to all who attended.

Anna Tararova @ Rotten Meat Gallery this Friday!

May 31, 2012

Secret Wishes and Dark Dreams by Anna Tararova

Rotten Meat Gallery
1814 e 40th suite 4b, Cleveland, OH 44103 (enter through the kelley ave entrance)
Friday, June 1, 6pm – 10pm 

CSU Art Dept alumna and current Ohio University MFA candidate will have an openining reception for her solo show at Rotten Meat Gallery this Friday. The show, Secret Wishes and Dark Dreams, includes large painted panels Anna created as part of her installation she created for her installation for her  thesis exhibition.

Anna and Brandon Installation

June 27, 2009

in the Asterisk @ Ingenuity Feststival.

A contemporary multi-media exhibition of work produced by established regional artists, curated by Dana L. Depew.  Dana was allocated an abandoned radio station to transform into a work of art.  Each artist was given a space to turn into an installation or exhibition.  Approximately 40 artists will participate, including our own Anna Tararova and Brandon Brennen.

Opening July 10 – 13 at the Ingenuity Festival at the Christian Science Reading Room located at 1516 Euclid Ave. across from the Ohio Theater.

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