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Pause: Art in Waiting

2020 Online Exhibition

Pause: Art in Waiting
Pause: Art in Waiting
Pause: Art in Waiting

Pause: Art in Waiting is an online exhibition of work by Ohio artists impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Open to Ohio art students, emerging artists, and professionals, the exhibtion includes current works in progress, completed works from canceled exhibitions, and new works completed since the pandemic outbreak in the United States. Artists from across Ohio share in their statements the changes, challenges, and emotions they've faced while under the shelter-in-place order.  

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Claire Bowman (Cincinnati, OH)

Instead, I let you come and go

Linocut | relief print

 37” x 55”

Artist Statement and Bio

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Find Claire on Instagram

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Linda Grashoff (Oberlin, OH)

Young Waterlily Leaves in the Sky

Digital Photograph

Artist Statement and Bio

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Jennifer Masley (Kent, OH)

Burying Project (working title)

Ceramics, Photography

WIP

Artist Statement and Bio

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Find Jennifer on Instagram

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Kristina Malcolm (Summit County, OH)

Jasper Open Face Ring

Sterling silver and jasper

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Kristina Malcolm (Summit County, OH)

Reversed Venus Flytrap Ring

Sterling silver

Artist Statement and Bio

Visit Kristina's Etsy Shop

Find Kristina on Instagram

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David Kruk (Kent, OH)

Fragile Acts Of Starting Fires

Unfired clay and ceramic

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David Kruk (Kent, OH)

Collection Of Vessels

Unfired clay

Artist Statement and Bio

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Find David on Instagram

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Ryan Embry (Athens, OH)

Field

Acrylics, Colored Pencils, Digital Photograph, Thread, on BFK paper

20"x20"

Artist Statement and Bio 

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Sylvia Cooley (Oberlin, OH)

Fox

Oil

Artist Statement and Bio

Visit Sylvia's Website

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Steve Schreiber (Parma Heights, OH)

Run Aground

Acrylic on canvas 

20”x16” 

Artist Statement and Bio

Find Steve on Facebook

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Jennifer Sowders (North East, OH)

Cooler Weather

Watercolor on Yupo

Artist Statement and Bio

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Donna Coleman (Oberlin, OH)

My Inner Zoo

Oil & chalk on canvas,

36” x 24”

 Artist Statement and Bio

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Alexander Aitken (Medina, OH)

Awful Offal

Magazine collage, crayon 

Artist Statement and Bio

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Simon Tatum (Kent, OH)

Departure Story Board 1 (left), Departure Story Board 2 (right)

Photograph and text

WIP

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Simon Tatum (Kent, OH)

Panic Buying Alter Ego

Digital Photograph

WIP

Artist Statement and Bio

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Find Simon on Instagram 

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Marla Kassoff (Beachwood, OH)

Faces of Pandemic #2

Ceramic tile, sharpie paint markers, and oil paint

12" x 12"

Artist Statement and Bio

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Paige Fuentes (Athens, OH)

Splittings

Gum bichromate print pigmented with blood on poly-cotton blend, denim

Artist Statement and Bio

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Martha Lois (Cleveland, OH)

Reaching for Balance

Ceramic

9"

Artist Statement and Bio

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Lalana Fedorschak (Athens, OH)

Autoerotica 1.8

Colored pencil and ink

10.5" x 11"

Artist Statement and Bio

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Find Lalana on Instagram

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Lilly Powell (Diamond,OH)

Records of Ritual (Object Grouping)

Dyed porcelain, tweezer/comb/hair impressions

 Artist Statement and Bio

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Find Lilly on Instagram

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Grace Schumann (Cleveland, OH)

Keeping Myself Busy

Embroidered cotton

Artist Statement and Bio

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Deborah Steytler (Mentor, OH)

Growth

Oil 

Artist Statement and Bio

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Nick Bernal (Elyria, OH)

Olivia

Pencil and chalk

Artist Statement and Bio

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Chad Bowman (Oberlin, OH)

The Night Laundress

Linocut | oil-based relief ink on paper

Artist Statement and Bio

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Rachel Smith and Jennifer Ramirez (North East, OH)

Untitled (Pollinator Piece)

Waterjet cut aluminum, powder coat, fabric, ribon and batting

WIP

Artist Statement and Bio

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Erica Hoosic (Akron, OH)

Recycled Plastic Production Mask

Single use plastic, wire and yarn

Artist Statement and Bio

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