View All Articles

Articles Showing articles related to: Arts & Entertainment

Meet the Artist: Amanda Hope Cook

When you wish upon a star, you might look toward the sky and find yourself dreaming in neon—and painting for Disney. Painter Amanda Cook found her inspiration in the form of vibrant neon signage in her hometown of Nashville, Tennessee. All it takes is a walk down Broadway on the famous “Honky Tonk Highway” to see where her influence...

Read More

Minkin's Music: Album of the Year award

To assist you with your holiday shopping, it’s time for my 2017 Album of The Year nominations. Last year’s winner, Margo Price, was in contention to repeat with All American Made, and the bar was raised high for two-time winner Jason Isbell, and his The Nashville Sound concert had me looking for the limited-edition release...

Read More

And the art goes on

In today’s world of mass production, it’s nice to find a place where artistry and one-of-a-kind creations are not only offered, but also celebrated. The Art Gallery has been in the business of showcasing local artists and their original work, including paintings, jewelry and glasswork. Unique gift items, custom framing and a bead shop are...

Read More

Meet the Artist: Joseph Minek, Photographic Works

“Once you know the rules, you can break the rules.” —Joseph Minek Cleveland photographer Joseph Minek follows this personal mantra to a “T” with his work, rebelling against traditional photography guidelines to create beautiful works of art, married by photographic chemistry and light. Joseph was working in the studio about...

Read More

Minkin's Music: Rocky River’s Thor Platter

Sometimes you just need to start over. For Thor Platter, his new record release, Take Time, embraces the trials and tribulations of a songwriter who decided that going acoustic instead of electric would be the correct path. Transplanted to Rocky River by way of Buffalo nine years ago, Platter has become an ambassador of the...

Read More