Cliff McGinnis: The Bird as Theme in American Art


(Balcony Gallery, Youngstown)

bird 2Hubbard, Ohio-born Cliff McGinnis gained a regional reputation as a master carver. With hammer, chisel and other carving tools, McGinnis painstakingly sculpted exact representations of the birds of our region, adding accurate color to each piece. This exhibition is drawn from the J. D. “Bud” Williamson Collection, and inaugurates the Butler’s new Balcony Gallery at Butler North.