Mayerson News

A Glimpse of Itzhak Perlman

May 31, 2017

The Mayerson Artistic Excellence Program hosted Itzhak Perlman at the School for Creative & Performing Arts in April. The first few notes of Itzhak Perlman’s rehearsal of Bruch’s compelling First Concerto with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra were quiet, scratchy, unremarkable.  Not surprising considering the 72 year-old superstar of classical music had just flown into CVG…

Corbett Mayerson Award Competition

May 22, 2017

The annual Corbett Mayerson competition celebrates the artistic integrity that is the foundation upon which SCPA was established. Open to juniors in all artistic fields, the competition spotlights student artists who have displayed excellence in their work. Winners of the Corbett Mayerson competition receive a scholarship to further their education and artistic practice, in their senior year. Congratulations…

Freestore’s “Capacity Building Fund” Invites Virtual Walkers

May 22, 2017

Freestore Foodbank’s annual fundraiser called “The Hunger Walk” takes place every Memorial Day Monday.  The Freestore came up with a “virtual” way of participating for those who can’t participate in the walk.  The Mayerson Foundation’s incentive grant to the Freestore Foodbank will match every virtual walker up to $10,000.  Donors can support this initiative here.

Vaadia, Rosenquist, Stanczak

March 31, 2017

  Three prominent artists – each represented in the Mayerson Art Gallery – passed away in March & April of 2017.  Boaz Vaadia was an Israeli-born sculptor.  One of his stacked stone sculptures is located in Neal Mayerson’s office and was a present from Neal’s parents.  Julian Stanczak, known for his brightly colored Op-art paintings…