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Momentum | Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony

Secor Building

5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Momentum | Juried Exhibition and Competition Opening Reception

The Momentum juried exhibition will showcase artworks from regional and national artists working in glass, glass related materials, and materials referencing glass to celebrate this unique narrative and the work that evolves from it. 

The competition will be held in multiple locations within the historic Secor Hotel including River House Arts. Works will be judged by nationally recognized experts from within the glass and artistic communities and $10,000 in prizes will be awarded. The awards will be announced at the opening reception on Saturday, September 16th; the exhibition will be open to the public through October 15.

Curating Jurors:
Michael Killoren – CEO Morean Arts Center
Jennifer-Navva Milliken – New York based independent curator and writer whose work aims to serve as a catalyst for intriguing conversations between local traditions and new approaches in art, craft, and design.
Raul Paredes – Director of New Product Development and Design at Owens-Illinois

For the full weekend schedule and more information, visit http://theartscommission.org/momentum.

Momentum – Hot Glass | Cool Music is generously sponsored by ProMedica, OI, Owens Corning, Key Bank, Huntington Bank, Toledo Lucas County Library, Mansour Wealth Management, HART, HCR ManorCare, Welltower, Toledo Musem of Art, PNC Bank, Lucas County Commissioners and private donors.

Momentum is made possible in part by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio communities culturally, educationally, and economically.

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