Akron, OHIO – Summit Artspace launches its Winter 2021 Season with the virtual opening of five exhibitions in all fiv
Summit Artspace will open to the public for limited Saturday hours from 12-4 pm beginning February 6, 2021. Safety protocols are in accordance with Summit County, State of Ohio and CDC guidelines. For updated information, check Summit Artspace’s website or call 330-376-8480.
FRESH 2021 JURIED EXHIBITION
BETTY AND HOWARD TAYLOR MAIN GALLERY | JANUARY 15 – MARCH 27, 2021
Gain a fresh perspective through th
FIRST PLACE: “An Incalculable Loss” by Katie Butler (oil and gouache on canvas)
SECOND PLACE: “I think someone’s already done this (for Brinsley)” by Roger Benedetti
(plaster, spray paint)
THIRD PLACE: “Self Portrait, A life’s journey as told through great square inches of art” by Judi Krew (fabric patches, cotton fabric, thread, embroidery floss, zipper)
HONORABLE MENTION: “Orange” and “Blue” by Catherine Lentini (acrylic on paper)
BLACK JOY: THE OPAL ONYX | ADANA TILLMAN
SECOND FLOOR GALLERY | JANUARY 15 – MARCH 27, 2021
View exhibit here.
Black Joy: The Opal Onyx debuts in the Second Floor Gallery to showcase the artist
TACTILE, NEW DIRECTIONS IN TEXTILE | LIZZIE ESSI, NYKI FETTERMAN, MEGAN YOUNG
THREE G GALLERY | JANUARY 15 – MARCH 27, 2021
Through weavings, sculptures, rugs, drawings and objects, the artists guide the viewer from material to transcendent ideas of contemporary joy and nuanced exploration. In Tactile, one sees three versions of powerful art-making, as well as the joy and celebration of domestic materials.
HEAD2HEAD | MILAN KECMAN
WELCOME GALLERY | JANUARY 15 – MARCH 27, 2021
In Head2Head, Kecman combines
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE: NOLA THROUGH THE EYES OF THE ARTIST | AMBER JUNIUS
TRANSITIONS GALLERY | JANUARY 15 – FEBRUARY 21, 2021
The collection of paintings centers around the artist’s experience in New Orleans. “The culture was different, the people were free and living life,” Junius recalls. “Everyone seemed to be happy regardless their social/economic status, and for a little while race was not an issue. The people were wild at heart…free!”
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Please Note: All exhibits are subject to becoming virtual at our website, summitartspace.org, due to the global pandemic.