Stories tagged with: Zanesville Museum of Art

August 4, 2015 - 3:26pm
16 weeks 6 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 - 3:28pm
20 weeks 4 days 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 - 6:15am
30 weeks 6 days ago

Top Stories for Wednesday, April 29, 2015.

Muskingum Valley Health Centers Re-brands

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Muskingum Valley Health Centers are re-branding as MVHC. Muskingum Valley Health Centers are changing over to MVHC since the organizations serves other communities as well as the Muskingum Valley area.

Second Annual Dick Guss Memorial Golf Outing

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

April 28, 2015 - 4:39pm
30 weeks 6 days 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...

September 19, 2014 - 12:28pm
1 year 10 weeks ago

The John McIntire Library and the Zanesville Museum of Art are teaming up in a unique partnership.

For the first time ever you will be able to show your library card at the Zanesville Museum of Art and receive half off admission. Blair Tom, Assistant Director of the Muskingum County Library System says the new partnership is complimentary.

"Well the library is just delighted to be able to partner with the museum. We are focused on read, discover, learn create and certainly,...

July 3, 2014 - 10:43am
1 year 21 weeks ago

For the first time in over 100 years, five pieces of local pottery are together again and on display at the Zanesville Museum of Art.

These five Weller vases range in size from forty inches to nearly seven feet tall. The pieces made in 1902 took a year to paint and were showcased at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition of 1904 in the city of St. Louis, Missouri.

The seven foot Aurelian Floor Vase received a gold medal in the art's category for its hand painted decoration of golden...

June 22, 2014 - 2:12pm
1 year 23 weeks ago

If you love gardens, the Beaux Arts Club made Sunday your lucky day.

The annual Art in the Garden Tour featured seven different gardens throughout the Zanesville area. For a small fee which went to the Zanesville Museum of Art, folks had the opportunity to visit all the gardens, including a nice display at the Dr. Increase Mathews House.

"Today, they're featuring the Memory Garden, or the Garden of Memories, that was created in memoriam for the pioneers and for settlers...

June 21, 2014 - 7:50pm
1 year 23 weeks ago

Art in the Garden, sponsored by the Beaux Arts Club, began its two day event today for the third year in a row Saturday.

Melanie Klotzback and Nancy Susa (upcoming President) are the co-chairs of the event.

Over 250 people are expected to take part in the fundraising activities. The event raises money for the Zanesville Museum of Art. Saturday evening began the Garden Party Gala which ran from 6:30 to 10 pm. Melanie Klotzback, Co-Chair for the Art In The Garden event, said it has...

June 19, 2014 - 4:21pm
1 year 23 weeks ago

Nice landscaping and gardening can be found all throughout Zanesville, and this weekend you have the chance to see some of the finest displays up close.

The Zanesville Museum of Art's third annual "Art in the Garden - Garden Tour" takes place this Sunday and features seven different gardens in the area. It's part of a busy weekend for the museum that begins with the Garden Party Gala on Saturday.

"We have a wonderful, elegant southern buffet planned catered by...

April 29, 2014 - 5:31pm
1 year 30 weeks ago

 The Zanesville Museum of Art introduced its New Executive Director Tuesday afternoon.

Originally from the Chicago Land area and a Lake Forest College graduate, Laine Snyder studied art history and pottery. She has also operated a home studio, Ingleside Pottery, for several years.

"I'm so excited to develop the programming here at the Zanesville Museum of Art," said Laine Snyder, Executive Director, Zanesville Museum of Art. "I think it's such an important...

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