Art Exhibits around Dayton

From pop-up exhibits to Dayton area art galleries and special exhibitions at The Dayton Art Institute.

Art Exhibits in Dayton

Captivating Clay: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Horvitz Collection

Captivating Clay: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Horvitz Collection

Wednesday, July 17 2024

Special Exhibition at the Dayton Art Institute April 13–September 22, 2024, Gallery 106 Captivating Clay: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Horvitz Collection

Hand-Colored Photographs

Hand-Colored Photographs

Wednesday, July 17 2024

Exhibit at the Dayton Art Institute: Hand-Colored Photographs March 23–September 22, 2024, James M. Cox Gallery, Gallery 118

Riveting: Women Artists from the Sara M. and Michelle Vance Waddell Collection

Riveting: Women Artists from the Sara M. and Michelle Vance Waddell Collection

Wednesday, July 17 2024

Riveting: Women Artists from the Sara M. and Michelle Vance Waddell Collection will be on view at the Dayton Art Institute from June 22 through September 8.

The Quiet World of Edward Hopper

The Quiet World of Edward Hopper

Wednesday, July 17 2024

Few artists have been able to convey a distinct vision of the world as directly as Edward Hopper (American, 1882–1967). Focus Exhibition "The Quiet World of Edward Hopper" will be on view June 15–September 8, 2024

The Beaver Creek Wetlands

The Beaver Creek Wetlands

Thursday, July 18 2024

Over the past decade, photographer Ryan Taylor has documented the flora and fauna of the Beaver Creek Wetland corridor in southwest Ohio. Come see his collection of work from June 28th - July 28th at YSAC.

Out on 5th - downtown Dayton

Out on 5th - downtown Dayton

Friday, July 19 2024

Shop, dine and relax! Out on 5th is the closure of Fifth Street in the Oregon District of downtown Dayton to vehicular traffic on weekends. Photo credit @mikebeerbower

30th Annual The View Juried Landscape Exhibition

30th Annual The View Juried Landscape Exhibition

Saturday, July 20 2024

Showcasing both contemporary and traditional approaches to landscape art, The View is an annual, juried exhibition open to Ohio artists working in any medium.

Front Street Art Hop & Outdoor Market

Front Street Art Hop & Outdoor Market

Sunday, July 21 2024

Free, family event featuring an outdoor market, indoor studios, galleries, shops & boutiques. Enjoy food trucks & live music.

Rosewood Book Club Meeting

Rosewood Book Club Meeting

Monday, July 22 2024

Presented by Rosewood Arts Center and Dayton Metro Libraries

Second Look Saturday

Second Look Saturday

Saturday, August 03 2024

Check out studios, galleries, and shops you missed on First Friday!

Village Artisans presents: 40th Annual Art on the Lawn

Village Artisans presents: 40th Annual Art on the Lawn

Saturday, August 10 2024

40th Annual Art on the Lawn - 100+ original fine artists and fine crafters, Live music and food vendors

Art on the Commons art festival

Art on the Commons art festival

Sunday, August 11 2024

One of the most popular Dayton-area art festivals returns this August! SUNDAY, AUGUST 11 - Kettering’s Lincoln Park Civic Commons

Wing, Rails and Wheels Model Expo

Wing, Rails and Wheels Model Expo

Saturday, August 24 2024

Back by popular demand! Come see a diverse array of unique, scaled model aircraft, locomotives and motor vehicles of all kinds featured against the backdrop of the museum's aircraft displays.

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