Seth Chwast's work at the MIIT Museum
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"Art + Autism" Symposium. Monmouth University. West Long Branch, NJ. April 26, 2017. 3pm - "An Unexpected Life." 5pm - "A Portal into the Mind of Seth Chwast." Presentations and lectures.

United Nations: "Intercultural dialogues through beauty as a language of peace." Spring 2018, TBD.


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Bai Presents: The Zac Brown Guitar Project | Artist: Seth Chwast



Nominated for a National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Lower Great Lakes Chapter Emmy: Living With Autism



Emmy Award-Winning WKYC News Story: Cleveland Heights Artist Communicates With Painting






Freshwater Cleveland “Artist Finds His Voice In Art, Builds An International Reputation”

Le Journal De Gien “Metal et Ceramique A L’Honneur”

Cleveland Magazine “Natural Talent”

Chagrin Solon Sun “Valley Art Center Gallery Show Offers ‘Perspectives’ On Artist Seth Chwast”

Perkasie News Herald “Potter, Chwast Inspire At Indian Creek Foundation’s ‘Imagining The Possibilities'”

The Reporter “‘Imagining the Possibilities’ With Lauren Potter, Seth Chwast”

A Plus “This Artist Uses His Autism To Express Himself In The Most Incredible Way”

People Magazine “Zac Brown Auctions Off One-of-a-Kind Guitars for His Camp Southern Ground Charity”


Gweynedd Mercy University’s TODAY “Artist with Autism Visits GMercyU”

Le Journal de Gien “Un Decrochage En Fanfare”

Le Journal De Gien “Seth Chwast Expose Ses Toiles”

The Reporter “World-Renowned Autistic Artist, His Mother Share Their Uplifting Story In Lower Gwynedd”


NPR Fargo Prairie Public Broadcast: Main Street with Debra Chwast

Inforum “Autistic Artists Use Canvas To Communicate In Exhibit”

Currents Magazine “Autism Speaks”

Plains Art Museum “VIVID Exhibition Features Inspiring Creative Works By Seth Chwast…”

Plain Dealer “Autism Speaks Chef Gala Held at Cleveland Museum of Art, Attracts 700 People”

The Butler Institute of American Art Spring 2014 Calendar of Events & Newsletter “Exhibitions”

Tribune Chronicle “Butler Show Part of Autism Month”

Youngstown Vindicator “Butler Institute of American Art Autistic Man’s Amazing Art To Be Exhibited” Feature


Special Needs Alliance “Young Artist with Autism Finds Critical Acclaim”

Naturally Autistic Magazine “2013 Visual Arts Award Nominee”

The Art of Autism “Famous Means ‘Make People Happy’ Autistic Artist”

WOIO 19 Action News “Autism Artist: Meet Seth Chwast”


WCPN IdeaStream “Around Noon” with Debra Chwast

Conscious Magazine “Autism Speaks To Wall Street – 6th Annual Celebrity Chef Gala”

Cleveland Jewish News “Autism Organization Celebrates Decade Of ‘Milestones'”

Plain Dealer “Seth Chwast And His Mother, Debra, On Art And Autism: 10 Minutes With…” by Michael Heaton

Currents Magazine “Mother, Son Push Through Barriers Of Autism To Discover Artist Within”

Seth Wins worldwide UN Postal Stamp Competition

Tracks News From the Cleveland Museum of Natural History “Seth Chwast: Mythic Works”

Naturally Autistic Magazine “2012 Visual Arts Award Nominee”


Amigoe (Dutch Newspaper Publication) “A Different Kind of Art”

Amigoe (Dutch Newspaper Publication) “Autistiche Seth Chwast Expossert in Bloemhof”

The Rita Cosby Show with Debra Chwast

Wisconsin Medical Society “Seth Chwast: Describing His World In Paint”


Mehlville Messenger “Art Students Gain Inspiration, New Viewpoint from Autistic Artist”


Cleveland Magazine “Derivations of Darwin”

Tracks News From the Cleveland Museum of Natural History “Darwin’s Influence” and “Cover Art”

Heights Arts Radio “Episode 49 “


The Cayman Islands Journal “If Art Could Speak…”

Cayman Islands Government “GIS Spotlight on Cayman-inspired Artist”

Cayman Islands Government “Seth Chwast’s Inspiring Art”

Cayman Net News “Icons Of Cayman At The National Gallery”

The Caymanian “Icons Of Cayman Visited In NG Show”

Cleveland Jewish News “Autistic Artist Communicates On Canvas”

White Hot Magazine “Art Omi International Artists’ Residency: A Space To Create And To Share”

Daily Press Newport News “Capturing Nessie, His Special Way”

Plain Dealer “Designers Take A Backseat To Artists In Spring Fashion 2008 “

NBC Today Show “American story: An Inspiring Autistic Artist” by Bob Dotson


Plain Dealer “Local Artist To Be Featured On ‘Today’ Show”

The Collegian (Lorain County Community College) “The World Through Different Eyes ” by Richard Pietrick

WJW Fox 8 Cleveland “Communicating With Colors! Seth’s Story”

Cleveland Clinic Opens “The Visual Voice: Paintings by Seth Chwast” on its Main Campus and Beachwood Family Health Center

Northern Ohio Live Magazine “A Different Kind of Brilliance”

Living Generously “Spring 2007, Issue 7 Cover Art”

The Plain Dealer  “Autistic Artist Speaks In Language Of Color” 

The Plain Dealer “Reaching Seth”


Cleveland Jewish News “Starving Artists No More?”


Cleveland Jewish News “The Town’s A Jumpin'”

Cleveland Jewish News “Faces of Autism Giving Kids a Life”

Bellefaire JCB 2005 Annual Report “Cover Art/Illustrations”


The Plain Dealer “An Outsider Comes In”

WKSU NEWS “Artist as Unique as Painting” by Jayne Eiben