Artist Joan Stiles Bell Exhibits in the Kendal Gallery

Dec 01, 2016

On Tuesday, December 6th an exhibit of  paintings by artist Joan Stiles Bell opens in the Kendal Gallery.  The show,  titled “Moments of Clarity”, runs through January 30, 2017.  The show of thirty works includes oil paintings of ‘Oberlin People’ and landscapes of scenes from England and Italy.

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Two Kendal at Oberlin Artists – Two Gallery Shows

Oct 17, 2016

At Kendal at Oberlin you will find resident artists, whose work has been a vocation, an avocation or a newfound talent.  Fortunately Kendal has three galleries, which provide space for residents and artists from the larger community.  Read further to learn about the two Kendal resident exhibits in the galleries. Both shows run into December, […]

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Kendal Gallery: Enamel Glass by Artist Brinsley Tyrrell

Oct 03, 2016

Opening in the Kendal Gallery on Tuesday, October 11th is an enamel glass exhibit titled “Ohio Lands Forever” by British artist Brinsley Tyrrell.  The show runs through December 4th, with an artist reception held on Friday, October 21st at 4:30 PM in the Heiser Lounge at Kendal at Oberlin. While he thought of himself as […]

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And The Winner Is…KENDAL

Sep 14, 2016

Each year the LeadingAge Ohio awards program is a celebration of members who are focused on quality, mission-driven service in a field that can attract some of the most compassionate and caring individuals. The awards program recognizes and honors those exceptional individuals and programs that provide care for residents/patients/members and their families at a critical […]

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Art in Kendal Galleries Late Summer into Fall

Aug 19, 2016

  Currently open in the three Kendal at Oberlin galleries are the works of two papermakers, a watercolorist and a photographer…something for everyone!

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The Kendal Early Learning Center Goes WILD!

Recently the Ohio Division of Wildlife designated Kendal Early Learning Center (KELC) an official WILD School Site. KELC children, with assistance from their teachers as well as residents of the Kendal community, installed and nurtured wildlife habitat on the 100+ acre campus, where The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin and the school reside.

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An Arboretum Takes Root: An Intergenerational Effort

Jul 26, 2016

The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin, was accredited by ArbNet as a Level I arboretum through the initiative and work of Kendal residents, support from Kendal at Oberlin’s CEO, Barbara Thomas, and the Horticulture Committee. Funding for the arboretum comes from the Kendal at Oberlin Resident Association, Kendal Charitable Funds and Kendal residents.

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“Kendal Creates”…Art and More Art

May 24, 2016

On exhibit through August 14th, in all three Kendal Galleries, is “Kendal Creates,” the works of 50 resident artists.   The show includes over 120 pieces in numerous mediums, including painting in oil and acrylic, watercolors, drawings, photographs, lithographs, collage, ceramics, crewel, needlepoint, cross stitch, mobiles, papier-mache masks, knitting, glass and a brass rubbing.

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John Diffey Made a Difference

May 18, 2016

By Molly Kavanaugh As President and CEO of The Kendal Corporation for 24 years, John guided, inspired and mentored staff and residents at Kendal at Oberlin and the company’s 12 other affiliates, located in eight states. Now John is on a “farewell tour,” visiting each community before he retires next month. “Every Kendal community has […]

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Artist Stephen Tomasko Exhibits in the Kendal Gallery

Mar 24, 2016

Opening in the Kendal Gallery on March 29th and running through May 16th is the exhibit, Delira and Excira:  a term of Irish origin meaning delighted and excited.  The photographs, graphite drawings and encaustic paintings of artist, Stephen Tomasko have done just that…they delight and excite.

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