The Great Lakes Tour

Comprised of a research and lecture tour launched in the fall of 2017, Artistic Director Michelle Graber will visit cities and institutions spanning the Great Lakes Region including:

  • Art Gallery of Ontario (Toronto, Canada)
  • Cleveland Institute of Art
  • Flint Institute of  Arts
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
  • Midway Contemporary (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Milwaukee Art Museum
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • University of Buffalo
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)

The Great Lakes Tour underscores the fact that the studio visit is a valued critical activity. A selection of these artists will be invited to participate in a group exhibition in the Reinberger Gallery at the Cleveland Institute of Art as part of the FRONT International.

Artist held studio visits as of December 2017:

  • Alan Belcher (Toronto, ON)
  • Julia Christensen (Cleveland, OH)
  • Lauren Davies (Cleveland, OH)
  • John Fleischer (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Pam Glick (Buffalo, NY)
  • Dyani White Hawk (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Pao Her (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Aaron Koehn (Cleveland, OH)
  • Chris Larson (St. Paul, MN)
  • Joan Linder (Buffalo, NY)
  • Dennis Maher (Buffalo, NY)
  • Scott McFarland (Toronto, ON)
  • Eli Gfell and Ella Medicus (Cleveland, OH)
  • Mohamud Mumin (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Kelly O’Brian (Cleveland, OH)
  • John Opera (Buffalo, NY)
  • Nick Ostoff (Toronto, ON)
  • Paul P. (Toronto, ON)
  • Bruce Tapola and Melba Price (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Joe Smith (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Darius Steward (Cleveland, OH)
  • Scott Treleaven (Toronto, ON)