Akron Art Prize: Look, Love, Vote! 5th annual arts event sponsored by Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation returns with exciting enhancements

AKRON ART PRIZE RUNS SEPT. 3 to OCT. 1 AT SUMMIT ARTSPACE!   Akron Art Prize, a unique and interactive art experience, provides artists the opportunity to display works of art in Summit Artspace from Sept. 3-Oct. 1. Populous and juror votes determine an increased prize amount of $16,000. Akron Art Prize is sponsored by the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation and coordinated […]

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2D & 3D artists call to apply for ReWorks Upcycle Art Project, deadline is Sept. 30

Upcycle Art Project ABOUT THE PROJECT The Upcycle Art Project intends to challenge artists to take materials that are no longer in use and give them a second life and new function as a piece of art. In doing so, the finished product often becomes more practical, valuable and beautiful than what it previously was. […]

Summit Artspace has events for Akron Art Prize month; check out the activities and workshops!

Download the schedule of Summit Artspace activities by clicking here. AUG. 26-SEPT. 17 Post Akron Wartime Art Exhibit–Aug. 26-Sept. 17, Nine Muses Art Gallery, 584 W. Tuscarawas Ave, Barberton, 234-571-2721, ninemusesart.com, free. David A. Leas brings representations of the agro-industrial non-abstract through paint and the painting process.  Gallery hours are Monday, 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; Tuesday & Wednesday, 7 a.m.-8 p.m.; Thursday, 7 […]

Call to Artists for FRESH Art 2017 Juried Exhibition; closes Dec. 1, 2016

FRESH Art 2017 Juried Exhibition  CALL TO ARTISTS NOW OPEN Deadline for Entry: December 1, 2016 Exhibition dates: January 13-February 18, 2017  Flex your creative muscles and take your art in new directions using a FRESH perspective in this 13th annual juried show. Accepted work will feature novel styles, original thinking, and demonstrate a high level […]

Summit Artspace to manage Art Center on Tusc & Nine Muses Gallery in Barberton

AKRON, OH— Summit Artspace took over the keys and administration of the Art Center on Tuscarawas (ACoT) and Nine Muses Art Gallery this week from Neighborhood Development Services, Inc., with a focus on advancing the art scene in downtown Barberton. The move combines the county’s largest community arts center and its three galleries with the two art […]