Places to Go See Art in CLE
by Hannah Basali
1. Street Art and Gallery- Glass Bubble Project
The Glass Bubble Project is an art center in downtown Cleveland near the West Side
Market. Along with the glass blowing and welding projects that you can go visit and
purchase inside is a vibrant wall that looks great in photographs.
Address: 2421 Bridge Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113
2. Street Art- Lorain Avenue
This famous sign is a perfect way for you to showcase your love and pride for Cleveland.
It’s a classic trademark of Cleveland and a perfect representation of how art can liven a
Address: 1502 Abbey Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113
3. Gallery- Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
The MOCA holds many of the greatest works of contemporary art in the country. The
exhibits are constantly changing, so you never know what to expect when you arrive. It
is a very interesting location and really opens your eye to a specific type of art.
Address: 11400 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106
4. Gallery- SPACES
SPACES describes itself as “a public forum for artists who explore and experiment.”
There are several unique events going through the exhibit and revolve constantly. They
are also offering Art Therapy Thursdays open to anybody for only $15.
Address: 2900 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113
5. Gallery- Heights Arts
Heights Arts prides itself on showcasing local artists and supporting the Cleveland
community. They also offer workshops and hold several concerts throughout the year.
Address: 2175 Lee Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118
6. Gallery- Waterloo Arts
Waterloo Arts gallery emphasizes its dedication to thought provoking art and design
that benefits the Cleveland art community as well as the community as a whole. They
have a permanent gallery as well as free concerts with their program called “Music for
Miles” and an annual arts festival.
Address: 15605 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland, OH 44110
7. Gallery- The Bonfoey Gallery
Open since 1893, the Bonfoey Gallery focuses mainly on gallery and framing services.
They have a vast collection from both traditional and contemporary artists. They have
alternating exhibitions throughout the year that offer a more in depth view at one of the
artists that exhibit their work in the gallery.
Address: 1710 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44115
8. Gallery- Lee Hayden Gallery
Lee Hayden Gallery trademarks itself as “Art for Everyone.” Located in Beachwood
Place, the gallery exhibits abstracts and landscapes available for purchase. It is a calming
gallery with a peaceful vibe to it and very interesting to visit.
Address: 26300, Beachwood Place, Cedar Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122
9. Gallery- Pennello Gallery
Located in the heart of Little Italy, Pennello Gallery specializes in American, Canadian,
and Israeli art and culture. The gallery has a diverse collection in ceramics, glass, jewelry, painting, and photography.
Address: 12407 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106
10. Street Art- Little Italy Historic District
The classic wall art is located in little Italy in downtown Cleveland. Little Italy also holds a fall, winter, spring, and summer art walk.