Full Circle Exhibit celebrating community art, Oct. 16-Nov. 22, with Harris-Stanton Gallery; free opening reception Oct. 16, 5-8 pm

FULL CIRCLE: A Celebration of Communities in Ohio and Around the World.  ~ In collaboration with Harris-Stanton Gallery, Pilgrim Square,West Market Street, Akron ~         Oct. 16,  5-8 p.m. ~ OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION~ FREE  Discover the people, places and things that make communities so special!   WORKSHOPS & EVENTS Oct. 24,  1 p.m. ~ Community Art […]

Perfect for the witching season…Rubber City Shakespeare’s production of Macbeth, opens Oct. 2

Rubber City Shakespeare presents Macbeth, Oct. 2~18 at Summit Artspace William Shakespeare’s tragedy of Macbeth will be onstage fall 2015. Macbeth is Shakespeare’s shortest tragedy, and tells the story of a brave Scottish general named Macbeth who receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. The play dramatizes the corrosive psychological and political effects […]

A Hole in the River Photography Exhibit, Phases and Squares Show at The Box Gallery, Sept. 5-Oct. 4; free reception on Sept. 5

The Box Gallery will feature “A Hole in the River,” a photographic series by Bradley Hart of in-camera multiple exposures, organized in sequences, contesting the perception of experience and the mere memory of it. The Small Box Gallery will be showing “Phases and Squares,” with work by Helen Wilson and Susan Mencini.  The Box Gallery is a project […]

2015 Akron Art Prize concludes with celebration; who are the winners?

4th Annual Akron Art Prize results announced $11,000 in cash prizes awarded at finale celebration at the Akron Art Museum After tallying 3,657 votes over 29 days, Frederick Shortridge is awarded first place in the fourth annual Akron Art Prize. This unique Downtown Akron arts experience, sponsored by The Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation, concluded on […]

Looking for Akron Area Arts Alliance? New Focus is on Summit Artspace

Summit Artspace, “A Place for the Creative,” has a new momentum and focus. We’re changing in response to the community’s desire for an art center bringing together the best of education, new local visual art and performance in one central, convenient location. On April 15, the membership of the Akron Area Arts Alliance voted to adopt a resolution from the […]


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