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Art at Medina County District Library

Brunswick Library


36th Annual Medina Needlework Guild Show
Sept. 15-16 - Enter a piece of needlework (no plastic canvas) in this juried show. Entries accepted Sept. 13, 9:00 am - 8:00 pm, at Brunswick Library. $3.00 entry fee. Call 330-220-6971 or 330-483-4134 for more information.

A Bicentennial Celebration
Nov. 1-30 - Enjoy Rich Doyle's watercolor renditions of our beautiful county’s cities, townships, and historic landmarks.

Highland Library

Wildfowl in Wood
Oct. 1-30 - Enjoy award-winning local artist Tom Baldwin's realistic carvings of birds.

Notre Monde
Oct. 15-27 - View Dr. Pratt Datta's photographs of landscapes, flowers, and architecture that will change your perspective on the world.


Cliffside Artists Collaborative
Sept. - Mel Grunau
Oct. - Nov. - Bernie D'Ettorre

Lodi Library

5th Annual Juried Art Show
Oct. 3-16 - Student and adult art will be accepted
Sept. 26-29 at Lodi Library. Monetary prizes awarded.
Reception - Wed., Oct. 3, 6:00 pm

Medina Library

B. Smith Gallery
Medina: A Different View
Sept. 4-30 -
Local photographer Bill Beuther's show includes images with the human form in an abstract setting through the use of textures in Photoshop.

Artworks by OZ
Oct. 8 - Nov. 4 -
Enjoy Jim Osborne's representational art of the world around us including animals and portraits using acrylics and oils.

Hiding in Plain Site
Nov. 12 - Dec. 9 -
The Clever Artisans show their paintings in a variety of mediums.

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 case

Highland 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?
Download and fill out the Exhibit Application/Waiver. If you have questions, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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

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.

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

by Charles Basham
Brunswick Library
Unusual Weather
by Bob Pozarski
Brunswick Library
by Kathy Lapso
Buckeye Library
by Bruce Biro
Buckeye Library
The World of Books
by John Ascherl
Highland Library
Franklin Bates Collection
by Franklin Bates
Lodi Library
Untitled Dichroic Glass
by Leonard Marty
Lodi Library
Chippewa Creek: Spring Continuum
by Yulia Hanansen
Medina Library
Elm Farm
by Frederick C. Graff
Medina Library
The Giants of Seville
by Dan Andreasen
Seville Library