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 […]

17 April

Ron Knight opens the first exhibition in the new gallery with Signs From God

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We are psyched to have longtime favorite artist Ron Knight back with us as our first guest artist in the new gallery space. Ron has exhibited twice before at Mastroianni Arts, once back in 2009 where we first became familiar with his themes of recycled and re-imagined iconography, and again in 2011 with an amazing installation exploring […]

13 March

Grand reopening of the studio and gallery–March 14th

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Join us Friday March 14th, as part of the monthly Tremont Artwalk and check out our new studio space–right across the street from the old location at 2687 W. 14th. We will be open from 6-10PM and will feature recent portrait work. Since Mastroianni Photography and Arts opened in early 2009, we’ve featured dozens of […]

30 October

Studio Showcase: Photography by Frank Lanza, Lindsey Beckwith, and Steven Mastroianni

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Mastroianni Photography and Arts will be featuring photography by resident studio-mates Frank Lanza, Lindsey Beckwith, and me during the November and December Tremont Artwalks. All commercial photographers in our own right, we will be showing photography more personal in nature, but still related to our work. Frank Lanza will exhibit a recent travelogue series, as […]