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  • THE BUTLER OFFERS FREE ARTS IN THE EARLY MORNING PROGRAMS - • STROLLER ART:  An informal gallery tour at 10:00 a.m. the first Thursday of each month (excluding December) for parents or caregivers with stroller – aged infants in tow up to 24 months old.  The tour is followed by coffee or tea in the museum Collections Café. • YOUNG FRIENDS ADVENTURE:  10:00 a.m. the second Thursday of each […]
  • Film on Art Series - Film on Art Series The Butler’s free Film on Art series features art history documentaries, which are shown on Tuesdays at noon in the museum’s state-of-the-art Beecher Center Zona Auditorium. Likewise, the Butler’s Art of Film series, shown at scheduled times, presents the best of Hollywood classics drawn from the American Film Institute’s list of the top […]
  • MUSIC AT NOON - Music at Noon The YSU Dana School of Music CONSTRUCTION DETOUR TO THE BUTLER YSU’s Dana School of Music adds LIVE music to further inspire the experience of a visit to the Butler’s Beecher Court.  Wednesdays during Youngstown State University’s Fall and Spring semesters the Dana School brings recitals and performances from various ensembles and soloists. Art […]
  • Butler Art Lecture Series - A Butler Director’s Art Lecture Series – Fall 2017 With Dr. Louis Zona Fall Lecture Series September – November 2017 CONSTRUCTION DETOUR TO THE BUTLER Join Butler director, Dr. Louis Zona for a series of seven Sunday afternoon lectures: Sept. 24: It’s Manet… Not Monet Nov. 19: Cezanne: Who Said He Was the Father of Us All? […]
  • Iconic Live Guitar Performances on DVD - Iconic Live Guitar Performances on DVD Showing Saturdays at 1 pm in the Butler’s Zona Auditorium NOTICE:  These movies of the live performances of adult musicians and rock guitar artists.  They are unrated.  Adult supervision and discretion is advised. February 25 – Crossroads: Eric Clapton Guitar Festival, 2004 March 4 – Jeff Beck: Live in Tokyo […]
  • Patrick Boyd: Man With a Holo Camera - Exhibition: May 7 – October 1, 2017 Meet-the-Artist Opening Reception: May 7, 2017, 1-3 PM Reception open to the public and media with free admission UK artist, Patrick Boyd comes to The Butler Institute of American Art with his latest exhibit: Man with a Holo Camera. Boyd works at the intersection of photography, holography, art […]
  • Art Museum Day - THE BUTLER INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN ART TO JOIN ASSOCIATION OF ART MUSEUM DIRECTORS’ EIGHTH ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF ART MUSEUM DAY FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017 WITH A SPECIAL PRESENTATION FROM GUEST ARTIST RON BARRON FOR STRUTHERS MIDDLE SCHOOL 7TH GRADERS THE THEME OF ART MUSEUM DAY 2017:  ART MUSEUMS FOSTER VIBRANT COMMUNITIES Youngstown, Ohio, May 16, 2017—THE BUTLER […]
  • Dragana Crnjak: As if Staying - Dragana Crnjak: As if Staying August 20 – November 5, 2017 Meet-the-Artist Reception: August 20, 2017, 1-3 PM In this exhibition, Dragana Crnjak gathered images of patterns found in Serbian embroidery, architecture and various works of art while visiting Serbian Orthoox medieval monasteries in 2015. Through the process of manipulation and enlargement, she takes these images […]
  • Marc Ross: Paintings for Plum Ridge - Marc Ross: Paintings for Plum Ridge Exhibition: September 3 – November 12, 2017 Meet-the-Artist Reception: September 10, 2017 In Paintings for Plum Ridge, the art of Marc Ross pays tribute to the aesthetics of Minimalism, a movement which celebrated simplicity and the power of color.  However, the minimalist paintings of Ross are not just about saluting […]
  • Bob Ziering: The Twilight of the Gorilla - Bob Ziering: Twilight of the Gorilla Exhibition: September 10 – November 19, 2017 Meet-the-Artist Opening Reception: September 10, 2017 1-3 PM Bob Ziering‘s affection and concern for the quickly disappearing population of the Mountain Gorilla is obvious in this series of large, personal and compelling pastel paintings. Ziering employs an expressionistic approach, emphasizing both line and […]
  • Victoria Lowe: In the Realm of the Senses - Victoria Lowe: In the Realm of the Senses Exhibition: October 15 – December 17, 2017 Meet-the-Artist Opening Reception: October 15, 2017 1-3 PM Victoria Lowe‘s paintings encompass all modes of abstract painting, appearing as visual phenomena, perceptual conundrums, or personal testaments, and go further to become deeply immersive experiences. Her work presents with fields of sprayed […]
  • 79th Area Artist Annual - 79th Area Artist Annual Reception & Award Presentation: October 29, 1-3 PM Exhibition on view: Oct. 29 – Dec. 17 The Butler’s Area Artists Annual is one of three juried exhibitions the Butler presents yearly composed of selected works from artists who reside within Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties in Ohio; and Lawrence and Mercer […]