MCE: Art as Contemporary Folklore


An Ohio Art League Member Curated Exhibition by Maria DiFranco and curated by Lillianna Marie is currently being hosted at CCAD

Located in the Canzani Center on the 2nd floor, Acock Gallery.

About The Artist:

Maria DiFranco grew up in a suburb in Cleveland, Ohio with an interest in art and history. She earned a BFA in printmaking from Rhode Island School of Design. From there she went on to earn a grant from the Rhode Island Council for the Arts for her project “Conserving the Cultural Heritage of Providence, Rhode Island.’ She is currently having works shown at multiple exhibitions and is a Graduate Teaching Associate at The Ohio State University.

About The Curator:

Lilliana Marie was born in Connecticut. She earned a B.A. Visual Linguistic Studies and a B.Sc in Coastal Science from the University of Connecticut. She has also studied photography at the Art Institute of Chicago. She is presently continuing to work on her art as well as pursue her MFA at The Ohio State University.

 DiFranco’s works will be up until August 30th. The closing reception will be on closing day from 6pm – 8 pm.


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