Joan Judith Tallan at the Columbus Jewish Community Center

OAL member Joan Judith Tallan will be showing her work this December at the Columbus Jewish Community Center. This body of work, which the artist describes as “a record of current events that grab my heart,” is entitled Conflict & Courage.  The opening reception will be held December 11 from 1pm to 3pm at the Columbus JCC.  For more information, please visit

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Frank Oriti


November 18 – January 6

The Bonfoey Gallery, 1710 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH

Affected by his own return to the suburban geography of his childhood, Frank Oriti depicts the rugged power and solemn demeanor of the young, male, blue-collar work force in America.


Beijing Charlie

Oh My God, Too Much Happiness!

November 1 – 30, 2011

Concourse Gallery, Municipal Services Center , 3600 Tremont Road Upper Arlington, OH

Photographs, videos and a three-dimensional clothesline themed installation takes a look at ourselves; the clothes we wear and how we maintain them, the environment and how people travel around the world.