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Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society Inc

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Welcome to a place where you can explore the Arts!

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Marion Fine Arts
Art Show!


Marion, Ohio
At The Brickyard
135 S Main St
September 8,9&10
Join the fun with other artists, register now!

William Obenour

Art Dealer

About

Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society Inc (MOFAS) is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit corporation, established as a cooperative arts organization by artists for artists. Based in Marion Township, Marion, Ohio, we solicit, represent and coordinate opportunities for shows, and personal development of established and emerging artistically talented individuals in all styles and media.

Our History

Starting off as a small group of enthusiastic artists in 1989 who met in each others homes,The Mid Ohio Fine Art Society (MOFAS)  Incorporated as an Ohio Not for profit Corporation on March 19,1991. It has since acquired and maintained the 501 (c) (3) Federal Designation as a public charitable organization, which means that monetary donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. See your tax Consultant for details.

Our Board

On July 10,2013 the membership of MOFAS elected a slate of officers. Beginning in August of 2013, and 2014 this board updated the bylaws, developed an annual budget, annual calendar of membership events, established new community venues for our members to perform, show and sell their art and talent.

Our current board members are as follows:

President - Anne Quilter

Vice-President - Amanda Gifford

Secretary - Pam DeGood

Treasurer - Sarah Murray

Program Coordinator - William Obenour

Tech Director - Kevin Tackett

Activities

Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society Inc has several activities that showcases our members art work and also teaches different art to the children of the community.  We are very proud to have many talented teachers in our organization to help teach all kinds of art.

Meetings

MOFAS members meet monthly on the second Thursday of every month at 6:00 pm. Our current meeting place is at the Harding Centre which is located at  267 West Center Street in Marion, Ohio. We sponsor and coordinate monthly Events for members & regional artists either as a collective group or as individuals to perform, hang, display and offer for sale to the public their works of art and performing talent.

Painting Class

Outreach

We offer a growing Youth Outreach program which is provides inexpensive youth art classes, coordinates youth art events and provides opportunities to business partners to sponsor these activities. In 2014 MOFAS received a grant from the Marion Community Foundation and established a shared fine art class project with Boys and Girls Club of Marion County. To date dozens of children have take advantage of these classes with more signing up every six weeks.

Artist Painting on Canvas
Art Dealer

"The Artist is not a special kind of person; rather each person is a special kind of artist."

Amanda Coomaraswamy

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Art Dealer

Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society Inc

Get in touch with us to learn more about our work and how you can get involved.

PO Box 459
Marion OH

419-551-7128