Current Exhibition

Beginning January 2, 2015 Gallery Hours-Saturday & Sunday, 11 am-4 pm. We are no longer open Thursday and Friday.

Events, Workshops, Artists Demonstrations, Lectures & Parking are FREE!

Self & Others: The Photographic Portrait


Opening Reception
Friday, March 20, 5-8 pm

Saturday, April 4, 5-10pm

Portraits for Everyone Workshop
Jennifer Davis of SmART Studio will start by snapping portraits of the attendees and then each participant will express their inner creativity using collage materials. This workshop is kid friendly, open to the public, and free!

Saturday, April 11, 1-3pm
Registration Closed

One Light Portrait Photography Workshop
Bring your camera and learn how to shoot dramatic portraits using only one light. Jesse McDaniel will provide the additional equipment necessary for this workshop.

Saturday, May 2, 1-3pm
Registration Closed

Saturday, May 2, 5-10pm

Upcoming Exhibition


The FRESH ART ANNUAL is open to artists who live, work, volunteer or study in Summit, Portage or Medina counties. This year jurying will be based on digital images submitted by April 26, 2015 via this link:

We are looking for submissions of innovative, progressive, experimental, and/or thought-provoking works of contemporary art. Cash prizes for this juried show will total $1,000. All media-2D, 3D and video-are welcome. If selected, 2D work must be wired and ready to hang.  Work must be created in 2014 or 2015. Exhibition will be on display May 15 – June 27, 2015 at Summit Artspace Gallery. Submissions are $15 for up to two pieces.

Applicants will be notified by Tuesday May 5 of the juror’s decision. If accepted into the show, the artist is responsible for dropping off artwork at the gallery. Drop off dates and times will be provided to those accepted into the show.


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