Ron Knight x 2: How Did We Get Here?–HELD OVER

Posted on Oct 7, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

I’m psyched to present a new installation by Ron Knight and his son Ron Knight III, opening next week for Tremont ArtWalk (10/14). Ron was one of the first artists I showed at Mastroianni Photography and Arts back in 2009–his work is provocative, confident, and filled with humor and depth. We’re looking forward to his new installation! Ron’s […]

Brandt 21

Posted on Aug 16, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

This year marks the 21st anniversary of Brandt Gallery, one of the first and longest running art galleries in the Tremont neighborhood. In recognition of Jean Brandt’s ongoing dedication and promotion of area artists and the Tremont Artwalk, Dana Depew and I are pleased to have helped organize and mount this retrospective of artists who […]

The Deliberate Portrait–Closing Reception

Posted on Aug 10, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

Join us on Friday, August 12, 2011 during the monthly Tremont Artwalk for the final public showing of this exhibit! The Deliberate Portrait includes studio portraits taken between 2001 and 2011, many never before seen (not even by some of the subjects!). Over 75 prints will be displayed, many newly struck for the exhibition. The […]

The Deliberate Portrait–continuing in June with guest musician John Henry Scully

Posted on Jun 5, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

The Deliberate Portrait, A Retrospective, will continue this month during the Tremont Artwalk on June 10, with local musician John Henry Scully providing an ambient musical setting for the images. Scully, a drummer on the Cleveland scene for more than a quarter century, is setting aside the drum sticks in favor of a solo performance from […]

The Deliberate Portrait–a Retrospective

Posted on Apr 18, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

I’m stoked to kick off the spring/summer gallery season on May 13th with a new and extensive retrospective entitled The Deliberate Portrait. This show includes studio portraits taken between 2001 and 2011, many never before seen (not even by some of the subjects!). Over 75 prints will be displayed, many newly struck for the exhibition, […]

2011 at Mastroianni Photography and Arts

Posted on Jan 5, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

We’re looking forward to an interesting and revamped year here at the studio and gallery! Starting out with The First Fifty, a juried show put on by Tri-C photo students Victoria Stanbridge and Joe Nicosia this Friday (1/7), we go right into Artwalk week (1/14) with a live musical performance by Simple Minded Brute accompanied […]

Neve Black and her Simple Minded Brute

Posted on Jan 3, 2011 in exhibitions | No Comments

For one night only (January 14, 2011) join us for a performance by Neve Black and her Simple Minded Brute. We would say more, but why spoil the surprise?

The First Fifty–one night only, Jan. 7, 2011

Posted on Jan 3, 2011 in exhibitions | One Comment

The First Fifty photography exhibition will feature selected student work from the Tri-C photography department. These inspiring photographs will be shown for One Night Only at Mastroianni Photography and Art studio in historic Tremont. All photo prints will be available for purchase at $50 each. This is a one night only event, Friday January 7, […]

1300 Love: Kappa and Ryan

Posted on Nov 4, 2010 in exhibitions | No Comments

John Ryan and Beth Kappa met at the former 1300 gallery in Cleveland, five years ago.  Their collection will showcase a series of individual and collaborative paintings based on vintage patterns and symbolic references to their lives.  Color is a major element of the series, focusing on a balance of bright and muted contrasts.  This […]

Photos, Tangos, Skull Cookies, etc.

Posted on Oct 11, 2010 in exhibitions | No Comments

A perfect night for a great opening was had at Mastroianni Photography and Arts this past Friday, as we celebrated Charlotte Mann’s exhibition of prints from her visits to Mexico.