Art at MCDL

Virtual Art Show

Free to Be Me 
May 1 – 30, Grades 6-12.  
Original poetry, short stories, song lyrics, scene, artwork and sketches featured in a virtual flip book made by teens for teens. 
 

Brunswick Library

Check back for future art shows.

Buckeye Library

Check back for future art shows.

Highland Library

Historical Barns of Granger - Call for entries
Show - October 2 - 16

The Granger Historical Society and Guild of Highland artists request art of any medium featuring barns in the Granger area. This show will be viewed during the Medina County fall foliage tour offering great exposure! Contact Annetherese at Highland Library for more info.

Medina Library

B. Smith Gallery

Abstract Landscapes
May 17 - June 12

Linda Kenski's collection of alcohol ink on YUPO paper features abstract landscapes by this Medina County Art League member.

Painting Through the Pandemic
June 21 - July 17
Brad Rice's watercolor and acrylic night scenes are illuminated by moonscapes and were created during the depths of the pandemic.

NOAEA Teacher & Student Summer Art Exhibit
July 26 - Aug. 21
Featuring more than forty art educators from the Northeast Ohio Art Education Association and their equally talented students.

Fused Glass
July 26 - Aug. 21
Kelly Hartman Jadach conveys playfulness and joy with bright, vibrant colors in her fused glass pieces.


Gallery Spaces

Medina County District Library features four premium art galleries able to display the work of talented artists.

the B. Smith GalleryMedina Library Gallery, known as the B. Smith Gallery, is located on the third floor of the library. The gallery hosts monthly shows in a beautiful space filled with abundant natural light. The gallery hosts national shows, the Medina County Art League's annual Aquarius show in February, and exhibits from local artist and groups.

Thanks to the Medina County Arts Council, the B. Smith Gallery now houses an art display case that allows three-dimensional art to be safely shown.

 

display caseHighland Library Gallery features exhibits in partnership with the Cliffside Artist Collaborative and other local artists.

Lodi Library and Brunswick Library Galleries are located in the libraries' Community Rooms.

Interested in showcasing your art at one of MCDL's four gallery spaces?
Please view this link Exhibit Policy. If you have future interest or questions, please email art@mcdl.info.

Medina County District Library locations feature beautiful, original art on permanent display within the libraries.

Here is a sample of the featured art you will find in MCDL locations.

 

Mapleside by Charles Basham
Mapleside
by Charles Basham
Brunswick Library

Unusual Weather by Bob Pozarski
Unusual Weather
by Bob Pozarski
Brunswick Library

 

Untitled by Kathy Lapso
Untitled
by Kathy Lapso
Buckeye Library

Want by Bruce Biro
Want
by Bruce Biro
Buckeye Library

 

The World of Books by John Ascherl
The World of Books
by John Ascherl
Highland Library

Franklin Bates Collection by Franklin Bates
Franklin Bates Collection
by Franklin Bates
Lodi Library

 

Untitled Dichroic Glass by Leonard Marty
Untitled Dichroic Glass
by Leonard Marty
Lodi Library

Chippewa Creek:<br />Spring Continuum by Yulia Hanansen
Chippewa Creek:
Spring Continuum
by Yulia Hanansen
Medina Library

 

Elm Farm Frederick C. Graff
Elm Farm
by Frederick C. Graff
Medina Library

The Giants of Seville by Dan Andreasen
The Giants of Seville
by Dan Andreasen
Seville Library

 

The MCDL Art Guide, available at all locations, allows art lovers to tour the libraries, enjoying the art and learning about the pieces along the way.