D. Brent Campbell
Steven E. Hughes
George F. Kocar
Tracy R. Wilkins
|The Northern Ohio
Society - NOIS - is a non-profit professional organization of
illustrators committed to the continued support and promotion of
excellence in the fine art of illustration; the education and
discussion of the creative, aesthetic, technical business and ethical
issues in the profession; the mentoring and development of students and
potential professionals; the building of a professional community
through socializing, communication and networking; and the increased
awareness and use of Cleveland illustrators on a local and national
level through gallery shows, brochures and contributions to the
The Sandusky Cultural Center takes
pride in presenting a selection of works in a wide variety of media,
styles and techniques curated by the President of NOIS, George F.
Kocar. The Best of NOIS opens with a public reception for the artists
on Sunday, February 26 and continues through April 2, 2006.
With awareness of cultural diversity
positive values of artistic regionalism, the Sandusky Cultural Center
educational and entertaining exhibits that stimulate an interest in the
fine arts, provide a focus for multicultural awareness, and introduce
complex issues and challenging concepts.