Stories tagged with: ZAAP Art Gallery

March 3, 2016 - 10:36pm
16 weeks 4 days ago

 Downtown Zanesville is preparing for the First Friday Artwalk.

Hundreds of local artists will showcase their artwork for community members as they walk from gallery to gallery to view the art displays. This month Gary Graham was chosen as ZAAP's featured artist of the month.

"I've done this probably for 12 years now, it's something that I've always enjoyed doing. Artwork was something i've done my entire life. I've also graduated from an art college in Columbus and...

November 4, 2015 - 5:41pm
33 weeks 6 days ago

The ZAAP Art Gallery will feature not one, but several artists this month.

Students of Starlight School will showcase their original masterpieces at the First Friday Art Walk this week. The gallery invited 11 talented artists from the "Heart of the Art Studio" to be the guests of honor. One of the featured artists, Susan Cornell, will have several prolific pieces on display. She specializes in painting, and her "Field of Dreams" piece is one of her most notable...

June 4, 2015 - 4:41pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

 Joan Quinn has made art her life, from her first art show win in the third grade to teaching art for 23 years at East Muskingum Schools.

Quinn has traveled through three states and found herself right here in Zanesville as the ZAAP featured artist of the month. She paints floral paintings and said that she's inspired by the garden that grows just outside her farm home.

"My garden... we grow flowers on the farm and my daughter helps plant them and I plant them and over...

May 15, 2015 - 5:23am
1 year 6 weeks ago

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ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - Gas was up to $2.69 at area stations Thursday. Prices are still down almost $1.00 from may of last year when gas averaged $3.63.

ZAAP Art Opening

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - ZAAP is hosting it's 3rd Friday Art Opening Friday evening. The gallery will be open from 5 P.M. To 8 P.M.

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May 1, 2015 - 4:29am
1 year 8 weeks ago

Top stories for Friday, May 1, 2015.

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BUCKEYE LAKE, OHIO (WHIZ) - ODNR Director, Jim Zehringer told members of the Ohio House Buckeye Lake Caucus that repairs on the dam could begin about a year ahead of previous estimates. The design for the reconstructed dam will begin this summer and be finished by spring, with construction planned for next summer.

Zanesville Farmers Market


January 2, 2015 - 9:30am
1 year 25 weeks ago

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ZAAP Artist of the Month

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - Sharon Dean describes her artwork as psychedelic, and mythically inspired, and this month her colorful pieces have earned her the title of ZAAP's Artist of the Month. You can check out her artwork for yourself tonight at the ZAAP Studio during the First Friday Art Walk.

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November 6, 2014 - 6:58pm
1 year 33 weeks ago

The ZAAP Art Gallery is getting ready for this month's art walk.

The walk will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday and featured artist of the month, Mike Smith will be displaying some of his own favorite pieces at the ZAAP Art Gallery in downtown Zanesville. Smith explains how his first art walk sparked his interest and inspired him to create his pieces.

"I went to my first art walk, as said almost three years ago, January of 2012 with some neighbors. We were really impressed by the...

October 1, 2014 - 5:43pm
1 year 38 weeks ago

Wednesday is the first of the month and that means that the First Friday Art Walk is Friday the 3rd.

This month ZAAP is featuring not one, but two artists this month. You will be able to get lost in oil and pastel paintings by Crystal Fuller and purchase stone and healing crystal jewelry by Anne Marie Kovach. Each artist told us what inspires them,

"Well, when I walk outside. It's god's glory all around us" says Fuller, "I am fascinated with that and that is what...

October 31, 2013 - 9:54pm
2 years 34 weeks ago

This month, the ZAAP Art Gallery will feature a few miniature sized artists for this First Friday's Gallery Hop.

12  local children from the Putnam Art Project will present their work in their first ever gallery . The children have been working on their artwork over the past few weeks and have a lot of pieces for the community to come out and see.

"Oh they've got some that are shadowboxes, they've got different kinds of mediums, they have worked with different kinds of...

December 1, 2011 - 5:09pm
4 years 30 weeks ago

The monthly First Friday Art Walk in downtown Zanesville is this Friday.

The Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project- Z.A.A.P- will feature Abstract Artist Marie Lakorenos. Lakorenos said her interest in art began in 5th grade, but it wasn't until her own children later grew up that she was able to fulfill her passion.

"When I'm painting, and I'll be painting a while, then a couple hours later I'll look at it and say, wow did do that? I mean where was I when I did that,...

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