When: Fri., May 1 2015
At 6 p.m. today, BAYarts celebrates the grand opening of their new 2500 sq. ft. Karen Ryel Ceramic Arts and Education Center on the BAYarts campus in the Cleveland Metroparks Huntington Reservation. Following the ceremonial dedication, the adjacent Fuller House Sullivan Gallery hosts an opening reception for the Annual Advanced Student Ceramic Show. This year’s exhibition theme is “Field of Dreams,” inspired by Karen Ryel’s signature, award-winning flower bowls, which she made in the former studio. Ryel’s daughter and grandchildren will be some of the first students to take classes in the new space. Free. (Usmani) 28795 Lake Rd., Bay Village, 440-871-6543, bayarts.net.