Embrace and Support Local Photography at Cleveland Airport Marriott

Aug 21, 2012, 11:10 ET from Cleveland Airport Marriott

CLEVELAND, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As the home away from home for many travelers coming through Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, Cleveland Airport Marriott strives to be a point of pride for the historic Midwestern city. Recently, the Cleveland lodging destination began showcasing the city's unique vibe by displaying and selling local art. The program is called Emerald Necklace Artists, named after the nearby 60-acre string of breathtaking Metroparks, and is a collaboration of local photographers who specialize in capturing the city's distinct culture and history.

All photographers are Clevelanders who share an interest in promoting the cultural awareness of Cleveland's history, people, architecture and institutions. Images on display only represent a small portion of their extensive portfolios. The artwork hangs throughout the hotel lobby and deluxe atrium.

Photographers include:

Images are available to suit almost any need or interest. Artists can also photograph personal events, allowing guests to capture their own historic memories. For information on purchasing, contact the Cleveland, Ohio, hotel front desk or contact the artist directly via their respective website.

About Cleveland Airport Marriott
Explore a recently renovated hotel near Cleveland Airport, Cleveland Airport Marriott. Boasting a convenient location, free airport shuttle and premier accommodations, we are ideal for business or leisure. This deluxe hotel features more than 350 modern guest rooms and suites with flat-screen TVs, spacious bathrooms and innovative plug-in panels perfect for an invigorating night of rest and relaxation. Socialize with colleagues in the impressive lobby or enjoy AMP 150, one of many award-winning Cleveland-area restaurants, serving locally grown cuisine in an eclectic environment. Plan spectacular events in 15,500 square feet of flexible event space and host productive functions in one of 24 dynamic meeting rooms. Just a short drive from downtown Cleveland, visitors can enjoy exciting attractions, including the IX Center, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, professional sports venues and much more. Book your next trip to Cleveland and stay at Cleveland Airport Marriott, your contemporary home away from home.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 800-228-9290 or visit www.marriott.com/cleap.

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