Category: Local Artists

Iconic Cleveland-Based Artist DEREK HESS Releases Intimate Award-Winning Documentary ‘Forced Perspective’ Today

Derek Hess - Forced Perspective

Renowned Cleveland-based artist DEREK HESS has tested the waters of both the music and art world for over 20 years. Recognized internationally for his poster work with bands such as Pantera, Pink Floyd and Pearl Jam, as well as being…

Forced Perspective – The Story of Artist Derek Hess

Derek Hess - Forced Perspective

As part of WCSB 89.3fm’s 40th anniversary celebration and Graduate Student Appreciation Week, WCSB & the Graduate Student Association present the film and discussion of “Forced Perspective – The Story Of Artist Derek Hess” on Wednesday, April 6 in the MC…

Renowned Artist DEREK HESS Releases First Trailer for the Long-Awaited Documentary “FORCED PERSPECTIVE”, the Life of Artist DEREK HESS

Derek Hess - Forced Perspective

“Forced Perspective” is a documentary film showcasing the life of artist DEREK HESS directed by Nick Cavalier. The film illuminates Derek’s struggle with alcoholism, bipolar disorder, depression and watches him triumph over his personal demons while showing how these experiences help shape his artwork. From…

Renowned Cleveland, OH-Based Artist DEREK HESS Releases his First Limited Edition Book, “HE AINT NO VARGAS”

Derek Hess book cover

Signed and Numbered Limited Edition of 500 Hardbound Copies Forward by Playboy Executive Editor Jason Buhrmester He Ain’t No Vargas is a limited edition book containing an extensive collection of grease pencil nudes by Derek Hess that utilize Playboy magazine…

ECO: New Works by Steve Ehret at Translations Art Gallery

ECO: New Works by Steve Ehret at Translations Art Gallery

To explain how excited I was for the debut of ECO the new showing at Translations art gallery in Canton, someone had to point out that Steve Ehret’s art had been hung from the ceiling across the gallery, rather than…

John G

Doug recently spoke with local artist John G, who does a lot of the covers for “Scene” magazine and has a new Cleveland-based comic book called “The Lake Erie Monster” out now! Doug Esper: John, before I start shooting questions…

Shows And Stuff With Scott Radke

Cleveland’s own Scott Radke will be a part of a show with Keivin Titzer: “Pins and Needles” at Thinkspace. Friday February 8th.- March- 7th. Scott will have 15 pieces and work should be online when or after the show opens.…

Derek Hess Returns To Cleveland For One Night

Derek Hess Cleveland – One Night Only ONE NIGHT ONLY EVERY DAY’S A HOLIDAY Friday, December 14th, 2007 6:00pm – 10:00pm Kelly Randall Gallery 2678 West 14th St Cleveland, OH 44113 216-771-7724 __________________________________________ New offset prints of Valentine and Hemorrhage…

Derek Hess Cancels Stop In Texas

Friday, October 12th, 7- 10pmThe Pawn GalleryDallas, TX”Armageddon Has Been Canceled Because The Tickets Didn’t Sell”new works by Derek Hesswww.myspace.com/pawngallery http://www.myspace.com/pawngallery _______________________________________Upcoming Shows Saturday, October 20th, MGM Mirage Hotel & Casino Ballroom, Las Vegas “2007 Fantasy Gala: Age Of Love”…