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Knight Foundation Sponsored Residency Artist Comes To Akron

A new creative placemaking project promotes playful, spontaneous interactions among people in four cities, to break down barriers and strengthen a sense of community. The Creative Interventions Tour is led by artist Hunter Franks and supported by the John S. & James L. Knight Foundation.   Starting in Macon, Ga. and ending in Akron, OH, Franks […]

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2014 Streetscapes: Akron in Plein Air Workshops for Artists

The Akron Area Arts Alliance is pleased to announce workshops for local artists that will accompany this year’s this year’s 2014 Streetscapes: AKRON in Plein Air.  The exhibition dates are July 5th – August 16th at Summit Artspace Galleries.  Gallery hours are Thursdays from noon – 9:00 pm; Friday from noon – 5:00 pm; Saturdays […]