Art exhibit honoring Youngstown local to open at Fellows Riverside Gardens
A new exhibit will debut Sunday afternoon at Fellows Riverside Garden.
Mill Creek MetroParks is presenting "Art and Memories: Reflections of Ron Mistovich" showcasing the artist's creative range.
Ron Mistovich graduated from Youngstown State University in 1971 with a B.S. in Art Education. He went on to receive a M.A. in Studio Art from Kent State University.
Mistovich also enjoyed a career as an art educator while teaching for 35 years at Struthers City Schools as well as an adjunct professor in the Art Department at Youngstown State University.
His artwork is exhibited in multiple permanent collections nationally, including The Butler Institute of American Art, as well as many private collections.
Mistovich was the recipient of the outstanding art educator award by The Steel Valley Art Teacher's Association for his noteworthy contributions to the field of fine art and education.
This free art exhibit will be displayed in the Weller Gallery at Fellows Riverside Gardens beginning April 24 through July 24, 2022, during the normal operating hours of Tuesdays - Sundays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., closed Mondays.