Art at MCDL

Brunswick Library

Brunswick Middle School Art Show
Apr. 6-26 - Enjoy art from Brunswick students in grades 6-8.

Around the World in 80 Days
May 1-30 - Photos displayed by the Cleveland Photographic Society.
Reception - Sun., May 3, 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Buckeye Library

Buckeye Student Art Show
Apr. 27 - May 8 - Be wowed by the creative talents of students from Buckeye Local Schools.
Reception - Tues., Apr. 28, 6:30 pm Meet the artists and view their work.

Highland Library

Victor Schreckengost Exhibit
May 4-16 - Ceramics and industrial design on loan from the Elaine and Joseph Kisvardi Collection.


Cliffside Artists Collaborative
Mar. - Mike Gustovich
Apr. - May - Bernie D'Ettorre

Medina Library

B. Smith Gallery

Aquarius Show
Jan. 27 - Mar. 1 - View Medina County Art League members' works in this popular annual show.

Juried Teen Art Competition
Mar. 8-28 - Showcase your art! Prizes awarded in categories: grades 6-8 and 9-12.
Reception & Juried Judging - Wed., Mar. 11, 6:00 pm

The Bird Watcher
Apr. 13 - May 10 - Donna Bargar's watercolors and drawings of birds, nests, feathers, and backyard treasures.

The Happy Art of Planet Joy Art Studio
May 18 - June 14 - View works from a collaborative art studio for adults with developmental differences.

Wearable Art
May 18 - June 14 - Sarah Bullington's signature bead embroidery pendants and hand knotted necklaces.



Gallery Spaces

Medina County District Library features four premium art galleries able to display the work of talented artists.

the B. Smith GalleryMedina Library Gallery, known as the B. Smith Gallery, is located on the third floor of the library. The gallery hosts monthly shows in a beautiful space filled with abundant natural light. The gallery hosts national shows, the Medina County Art League's annual Aquarius show in February, and exhibits from local artist and groups.

Thanks to the Medina County Arts Council, the B. Smith Gallery now houses an art display case that allows three-dimensional art to be safely shown.


display caseHighland Library Gallery features exhibits in partnership with the Cliffside Artist Collaborative and other local artists.

Lodi Library and Brunswick Library Galleries are located in the libraries' Community Rooms.

Interested in showcasing your art at one of MCDL's four gallery spaces?
Please view this link Exhibit Policy. If you have future interest or questions, please email

Medina County District Library locations feature beautiful, original art on permanent display within the libraries.

Here is a sample of the featured art you will find in MCDL locations.


Mapleside by Charles Basham
by Charles Basham
Brunswick Library

Unusual Weather by Bob Pozarski
Unusual Weather
by Bob Pozarski
Brunswick Library


Untitled by Kathy Lapso
by Kathy Lapso
Buckeye Library

Want by Bruce Biro
by Bruce Biro
Buckeye Library


The World of Books by John Ascherl
The World of Books
by John Ascherl
Highland Library

Franklin Bates Collection by Franklin Bates
Franklin Bates Collection
by Franklin Bates
Lodi Library


Untitled Dichroic Glass by Leonard Marty
Untitled Dichroic Glass
by Leonard Marty
Lodi Library

Chippewa Creek:<br />Spring Continuum by Yulia Hanansen
Chippewa Creek:
Spring Continuum
by Yulia Hanansen
Medina Library


Elm Farm Frederick C. Graff
Elm Farm
by Frederick C. Graff
Medina Library

The Giants of Seville by Dan Andreasen
The Giants of Seville
by Dan Andreasen
Seville Library


The MCDL Art Guide, available at all locations, allows art lovers to tour the libraries, enjoying the art and learning about the pieces along the way.