New Classes for 2017!
Art House’s StudioGo program offers fee-for-service workshops and classes to businesses, organizations, community groups, schools and other agencies interested in providing arts experiences for the population they serve. StudioGo programs can take place at our space or yours! Click above for more info.
Laila Voss is an artist and educator who has devoted a career to the cultural vitality of the NEO region. She serves on non-profit boards, has engaged in community art projects,taught both children and adults, managed art departments, and converted an Ohio City school building into artists studio-living lofts. Laila’s artwork has been featured in important cultural institutions and is held in major collections including the Progressive Collection, University of Volgograd, the Cleveland Museum Art, the Willam Busta Gallery. She has worked with various neighborhoods/CDCs to create parks/gardens. Recently Laila has curated a series of outdoor sculpture exhibits. Ms. Voss has received numerous awards: the City of Cleveland Volunteer of the Year Award; the OAC Individual Excellence; the opportunity to represent Ohio at the FCCA Prague,Czech Republic. Laila maintains a vigorous studio practice in the Tremont neighborhood. She received her BFA from Ohio University and her MFA from KSU.
Emily Splain is a lover of the arts and arts in education. She graduated from Cleveland State University with a B.A. in Art History & Graphic Design as well as a M.A in History & Museum Studies. Her focus throughout her studies has been education and arts administration. Interning at notable non-profits such as Cleveland Museum of Art and ICA has given her great opportunities within the arts sector. Working at Art House, she designs and handles all programming within the department and is expanding classes on site.
Our mission is to make art accessible to Brooklyn Centre and the Greater Cleveland community by providing instruction, encouragement, and facilities. Our purpose is to provide high quality visual and creative arts classes for people of all ages and skill levels. Our goal is to enrich the lives of those who live in our community, to encourage and strengthen the careers of local artists and to promote learning through the arts. Office Hours vary, please call ahead before coming in.