14 August

Jim Pallotta: It’s About Time (September-October 2015)

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Jim Pallotta will be displaying a series of paintings on metal canvases that he likes to call “time pieces.” The choice of metal as a painting surface is crucial to the sometimes quiet, and often sudden nature of the images. It’s About Time will open on September 11 and run through October 9, 2015, with […]

14 August
1 June

Brock Winans: “Taking Place” June 12–July 10, 2015

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The summer season of exhibitions starts June 12, 2015 with recent work by Cleveland artist and fellow Cleveland Institute of Art alumnus Brock Winans. Brock utilizes digital imaging to create compositions which draw from both photography and traditional drawing techniques. “While working on a historical restoration project, during the rise of the use of digital […]

23 April

May 8: Closing reception for Dark Silver I & II

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Please join us May 8th 2015 from 6-9PM for the closing reception of Dark Silver parts I and II. This is the last opportunity to catch 12X and Portraits from the 8×10 before we move on to our summer schedule of artists. We will have a limited number of catalogs still available, or you can […]

20 February

Dark Silver II: 12X opens in Spring 2015

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Dark Silver II: 12X opens in Spring 2015

Dark Silver II: 12X is the second installment in the new series devoted to portraits made with traditional black & white film and processed in the darkroom. For the new set of portraits, a series of parameters were created to provide a framework for the portraits. Photographs were made in the studio with a twin lens […]

25 November

Dark Silver: Winter 2014-2015

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Dark Silver is a new exhibit of portraits created with the large format view camera at Mastroianni Photography and Arts showing throughout the winter. Dark Silver is opening in conjunction with my new project called Silver Scuro, which is devoted to creating images with traditional black and white film and hand-printed in the darkroom on real silver-based paper. […]

12 September

The Alleman Brother: Garage Art of the Philistines

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Combining stencil, paint, and even collaboration with other artists, Eric Alleman creates vibrant paintings filled with repeating motifs. Eric is a story teller and a name dropper, referencing anyone and everyone, mimicking voices and parodying styles. He’s a poet and a liar and a joker.                     […]

12 September

On sabbatical for September

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Mastroianni Photography and Arts will be closed for the September Artwalk, but you can catch Malphonia out on the streets if you listen closely…

29 July

“Bride in Black” at the Butler Institute of American Art

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I’m very pleased to have been included in the 78th annual Butler Institute of Art Midyear National Exhibition, now on view through September 7th. The juried show is open to artists across the United States, and this year 91 pieces from 89 artists were selected from nearly 1,000 entries of 289 artists. While open to different mediums, […]

20 June

Chris Kaspar: A Teacher’s Perspective

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Our July/August exhibition features Kent State graduate and Brooklyn school teacher Chris Kaspar, who brings a new body of work to the gallery in the form of scanned and manipulated photographic images. The images are a teacher’s interpretation of students thoughts on their relationship and interactions in the school environment. He uses 35 mm black and white […]