Tuesday, November 15, 2022

FIVE Squared 2023

The Davis Family YMCA will be hosting its annual FIVE Squared benefit art show and sale Feb 5-26, 2023. We are now seeking donations of 5" x 5" art to raise money for our ARTreach program. ARTreach offers free art classes and programs in under-served areas of the community.
Anyone, any age, any medium, any (family friendly) subject matter. anywhere in the world, is invited to create small art to be sold for $25each, 5/$100. Art will be hung unanimously, with buyers not knowing who the artist is until a piece is purchased.
Please send to or drop off art at The Davis Family YMCA, attn: Suzanne, 45 McClurg Rd, Boardman, OH 44512. Entries will be accepted through Jan 25th, but early entry is encouraged to ensure inclusion in the program and on the commemorative photomontage.

For more information, prospectus and entry form, visit ymcaart.blogspot.com or https://www.facebook.com/FIVESquaredYMCA/ or email sgray@youngstownymca.org





Sunday, March 27, 2022

Call for Art … Speak Your Peace: life from a teen’s perspective


The  Davis Family YMCA, 45 McClurg Rd, Boardman, OH 44512 is hosting an art show for area high school aged teens. All 14-18 year olds are invited to participate.  There is no charge, rules of entry on the prospectus below  

Drop off days/times: 

Friday Ap 15, 10- 2 (time has changed from listed)

Saturday Ap 16, 12:30-3


Friday, February 4, 2022

FIVE Squared Opening Reception

 The Opening Reception for FIVE Squared 2022 will be held
on Sunday, February 6th from 1:30-3pm, with sale of the art beginning at 2:30 sharp.
Thank you to the 160 artists who donated 481 pieces of small art!
A special thank you to those who generously donated larger art for the silent auction! 
All proceeds from the show fund our ARTreach progam, which provides
free art classes to under-served children and families in the community.




FIVE Squared Silent Auction

                                                                         Diane Beatty

                                                           A Door to the Past   photograph

                                                                         Diane Beatty

                                                              Stars and Stripes   photograph

                                                                           John Fire

                                                              Sunflower Sunset   photograph

                                                                   Christi Kacvinsky

                                                     An Afternoon in the Rose Garden   oil

                                                                        Chris Leeper

                                                    Bears Dean Road, Mill Creek Park   oil

                                                                    Nancy Hawkins

                                                                       Red Boots   oil


                                                                Paulette Susan Policy

                                                                 Blues and Jazz   acrylic

                                                                  Rebecca Hawkins

                                                     Spring at Beaver Creek Park   pastel

                                                                      Kristina Rule

                                                                      Secluded   oil

                                                                      Cy Svagerko

                                                        Love One Another   collage print

                                                                     Loretta Tipton

                                                                Untitled   mixed media

                                                                         Lindy Wilcox

                                                                   Best Friends   acrylic

                                                                        Don Wright

                                                            String is in the Air   watercolor

                                                                        YSU Anonymous

                                                                      Untitled   mixed media

FIVE Squared Art