Red Tulips Shirley Aley Campbell    oil on canvas
Seated Woman Phyllis Sloane    silkscreen on paper
Stratum Phyllis Seltzer    heat transfer print
On A Roll David Haberman    charcoal, acrylic, spackling compound on canvas
Northeast Corridor Randall Tiedman    acrylic on Stonehenge
Triumph David E. Davis    marble
Summer Robert Jergens    assemblage
Tribal Cloth III William Martin Jean    acrylic on canvas
Lend Me Your Ears Patricia Zinsmeister Parker    tempera and acrylic on canvas
Campfire Barbara Gillette    pastel on paper

Artists Archives
of the Western Reserve

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) sustains Ohio’s artistic heritage by preserving and exhibiting the artwork of prominent Ohio visual artists who are known as Archived Artists. The AAWR advances their artistic legacies by presenting exhibitions and educational programs, creating publications, recording oral histories and collecting other biographical materials which are made available to scholars and the public.

Through its general membership, AAWR also serves a wide range of regional artists by providing exhibition opportunities and promoting Northeast Ohio as a thriving arts community.

Become a member or donate today. We count on you to keep art alive in Ohio.

Majority Rising 3/12 – 5/2/2015

Shirley Aley Campbell Lee Heinen
Kathleen McKenna Marsha Sweet
Lynn Szalay Judy Takács
Majority Rising Postcard
Kathleen McKenna Malala’s Muse oil on linen 34” x 48”

Opening Reception
Thursday March 12, 5:30 – 8:00pm

In celebration of National Women’s History Month the Archives presents this exhibition of 6 of its Archived women artists. This exhibition was curated by artist Judy Takács who has painted portraits of the other women in the show. Midway through the opening an artist’s talk will take place given by Judy and the artists will be available to answer any questions from visitors.

As part of the exhibition special studio visits are planned to each woman’s studio. To sign up or for more information please rsvp to

» Show and Gallery Details

Now Available for Purchase

Archives Speak Postcard

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) presents The Archives Speak.

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) will be celebrating the book launch and signing of our landmark publication, The Archives Speak, with an exhibition opening on November 15, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The Archives Speak is the definitive information source guide for our 62 Archived Artists. The book contains the Archived Artists’ portraits, biographical information, career information, and examples of their artwork.

» Buy your copy of The Archives Speak here