Stories tagged with: Zanesville Museum of Art

June 26, 2016 - 3:34pm
4 days 13 hours ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio - Sunday marked day two of the 5th Annual 'Life is a Garden Party.'

Six public and private gardens were open to the public for tours from 11 a.m to 5 p.m. Of the six was Kathy and Darrel Jenkins Garden location off of Old River Road. Kathleen Jenkins said this garden has been a part of her family since 1945 and now the property is share between her and her son.

"My son did all of the planting and I come up and water and I do a little weeds....

June 25, 2016 - 7:52pm
5 days 5 hours ago

 Zanesville, Ohio- The "Life is a Garden Party" took place at the Zanesville Museum of Art to help raise money for the museum's operating costs.

Saturday's Gala featured: music, dinner, live and silent auctions that included wonderful pieces of artwork by Jan Sun, Marilyn Knell, Susan Stubbins, Susan Nash, Meridian Martin, Sue Wall, Sheila Parsons, Robert Rivera, Joan Quinn, Tom Radca, Caron Baxter, Gail Russell, Barbara Hill Rickman, Sally Emslie,...

June 16, 2016 - 5:08pm
2 weeks 8 hours ago

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Ohio Art Exhibition has been a tradition in Zanesville since 1942. Thursday the Zanesville Museum of Art opened the exhibit up to the public.

The event is a yearly tradition for the museum and features artists from around the state that work in a variety of mediums. Laine Snyder is the executive director of the art museum and said out of 400 applications, they have 55 artist this year displaying their work from every corner of Ohio.


May 1, 2016 - 5:35pm
8 weeks 4 days ago

The Zanesville Museum of Art hosted its Annual Muskingum County K-12 Student Art Exhibition on Sunday.

For nearly 60 years the Zanesville Museum of Art has collaborated with regional art instructors and the Zanesville branch of the American Association of University Women to celebrate the artistic achievement of area students.

"We put together and exhibit the work and recognize the achievements of kindergartners through high school students. We ask that their act educators...

February 18, 2016 - 5:51pm
19 weeks 9 hours ago

The Zanesville Museum of Art's is opening the "Imaginative Chang'an" exhibition.

This exhibition is a collaboration between the Zanesville Museum of Art and Downtown Zanesville Artists and professors.

"My hometown China and my hometown in America. Both cities seems like a bridge. And these artists across that bridge. I want to bring American artists to China next," said Muskingum University Art Professor Yan Sun.

People are invited to come out to see the...

January 9, 2016 - 6:07pm
24 weeks 5 days ago

Some area kids spent their morning creating little masterpieces.

Zanesville Museum of Art hosted their first art adventure face off, with found objects. Children ages 6 to 10 created 3-dimensional face paintings. Z-M-A's Education Coordinator, Deborah Elliott said it's something fun the kids can take home, frame and hang on their wall.

"This is one of our art adventure workshops, the whole idea is creative play. So we find all types of neat ideas for them to paint, sculpt...

August 4, 2015 - 4:26pm
47 weeks 2 days ago

Twenty six Chinese artists came to share their work with all in attendance at the Zanesville Museum of Art August 4.

The art workshop included a demonstration by the artists and then the crowd was given a brush and the opportunity to try what they learned. Professor of Art at Muskingum University Yan Sun brought his friends from Lanzhou, China  in order to connect people from his two hometowns.

"I tried to make the bridge.. the bridge across the Pacific ocean from China...

July 9, 2015 - 4:28pm
51 weeks 10 hours ago

One man has taken his day job and used it to feed a hobby, bringing J.B. Owens' pottery from all over to one place.

Collector and researcher of J.B. Owens' pottery Edward Council has over 1,300 pieces and he had to pick just a few for the exhibit at the Museum of Art in Zanesville. It's been a hobby of his for years but it started with just one auction with his father.

"He used to take me to the auctions, and so his bit was, he looked for American Art Pottery," said...

April 29, 2015 - 7:15am
1 year 9 weeks ago

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Muskingum Valley Health Centers Re-brands

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Second Annual Dick Guss Memorial Golf Outing

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Second Annual Dick Guss Memorial Golf Outing...

April 28, 2015 - 5:39pm
1 year 9 weeks ago

Two organizations are giving you the opportunity to master your garden.

The John McIntie Library and the Zanesville Museum of Art are joining together for a five part gardening lecture series. It starts Saturday May 2, with a bonsai lecture. Executive Director of the Museum of Art, Laine Snyder, explained the series.

"We're thrilled to be having these lectures because there's so many wonderful gardeners in this community, and we have Art in the Garden Gala and garden tour...

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