FRONT Reviewed in Sculpture Magazine

March 20, 2019General, Media Coverage

“Native Clevelanders, like myself, are used to national derision, enduring myriad “mistake on the lake” jokes. So, it was clearly evident to us that FRONT founder Fred Bidwell and artistic director Michelle Grabner intended to turn those Rust Belt associations around.” Check out the full article from the March/April 2019 volume of Sculpture Magazine! Download […]

Canvas City Limited Edition Print Portfolio

February 14, 2019General

Own a piece of history FRONT is pleased to release a spectacular limited edition Print Portfolio of the mural designs for Canvas City, 2018. The Canvas City limited edition print portfolio is a set of six screenprints based on original mural proposals for An American City. These limited editions were commissioned especially for the inaugural exhibition. […]


January 7, 2019General

THEME SONG FOR CLEVELAND AND AKRON by Jonn Herschend and Silas Hite  Because Cleveland can’t have too many theme songs…The “Theme Song for Cleveland and Akron” was commissioned by FRONT International for the 2018 Cleveland Triennial. Made in collaboration with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the citizens of Northeast Ohio, the lyrics were […]

Read More: First Edition of FRONT generates over $31 million in economic impact

December 17, 2018Featured, General, Press Releases

The first edition of FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art generated over $31 million in economic impact in Northeast Ohio according to results of the region-wide summer-long event released today. Download Release as a PDF. Download the full economic study here. CLEVELAND, Dec. 17, 2018 – Northeast Ohio gained $31 million in economic impact […]