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Visual Arts Exhibit for High Arts Festival at Summit Artspace, Sept. 14-Oct. 6

Summit Artspace is the location for Visual Arts for the High Arts Festival, Sept. 14-Oct. 6, 2018 a 23-day visual art, music, film and literary art festival High Arts Festival, organized by the Akron Downtown Partnership, elevates the excellence of the arts community through peer-to-peer assessment, connecting new audiences to local art and individual artists, and … Continue reading Visual Arts Exhibit for High Arts Festival at Summit Artspace, Sept. 14-Oct. 6

On the horizon: artists in all media, send your best landscapes for new Summit Artspace show this fall!

AGAINST THE SKY LANDSCAPE ART JURIED EXHIBITION Deadline to submit for the Against the Sky Landscape Exhibition is midnight, Sept. 17, 2018. Show is Oct. 19-Nov. 17, 2018 at Summit Artspace on East Market, 140 E. Market St., Akron, Ohio. Landscapes and the related genres of cityscapes, seascapes and nightscapes are delineated by boundaries, the most dominant … Continue reading On the horizon: artists in all media, send your best landscapes for new Summit Artspace show this fall!

Summit Artspace’s Arts Alive Awards celebrates contributions to local arts & culture

SUMMIT ARTSPACE ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 ARTS ALIVE AWARDS   PORCHROKR MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL COMMITTEE Arts Alive Award Recognizes an individual or individuals who give selflessly to the cause of advancing arts and culture in the community. An artist, arts managervolunteer or patron, this individual is a true lover of all arts … Continue reading Summit Artspace’s Arts Alive Awards celebrates contributions to local arts & culture

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Winners of the Parallax Contemporary Art Exhibit; Akron contribution to dynamic FRONT International; through Aug. 18, 2018

PARALLAX Contemporary Art Juried Exhibition July 13 – August 18, 2018 Summit Artspace on East Market 140 E. Market St., Akron Free and open to the public on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. ARTIST DISCUSSION PANEL Thursday, August 16 , 2018; 7 pm Reserve a seat at bit.ly/2tA10QZ. Free and open to the public. NEW EXHIBIT … Continue reading Winners of the Parallax Contemporary Art Exhibit; Akron contribution to dynamic FRONT International; through Aug. 18, 2018

Travel with Lizzi Aronhalt to neighborhoods she knows; show runs through August 18, 2018

NEIGHBORHOODS I KNOW By Lizzi Aronhalt July 13 – August 18, 2018 Transition Gallery Summit Artspace on East Market 140 E. Market St., Akron Free and open to the public. Akron native and painter Lizzi Aronhalt has found a niche in her vibrant and colorful cityscape paintings. Ranging in subject matter from ice cream stands … Continue reading Travel with Lizzi Aronhalt to neighborhoods she knows; show runs through August 18, 2018

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New Perspectives: Work by New Studio Artists at Summit Artspace on Tusc, July 27-August 18, 2018

NEW PERSPECTIVES: WORKS BY FOUR NEW STUDIO ARTISTS Summit Artspace on Tusc 571 W. Tuscarawas Ave., Barberton, OhioOPENING NIGHT Barberton 4th Friday July 27, 2018, 5-9 p.m.Four new local studio artists have moved into Summit Artspace on Tusc and what better way to welcome them than to display their art in an upcoming exhibit? New … Continue reading New Perspectives: Work by New Studio Artists at Summit Artspace on Tusc, July 27-August 18, 2018

Conceit of Memory Art Exhibition on display in the The BOX Gallery through Aug. 18, 2018

CONCEIT OF MEMORY By Zachariah Szabo and Brittany Campbell July 13 – August 18, 2018 The BOX Gallery Summit Artspace on East Market 140 E. Market St., Akron Free and open to the public. OPENING RECEPTION Friday, July 13, 2018, 5 – 8 pm Free and open to the public. From July 13 through August 18, … Continue reading Conceit of Memory Art Exhibition on display in the The BOX Gallery through Aug. 18, 2018

A chief, the “Jeep” and a city’s history in watercolors; all part of a show at Summit Artspace on Tusc that runs through July 14

BARBERTON, A BRUSH WITH MAGIC Works by Don Jeffrey May 25 – July 14, 2018 Summit Artspace on Tusc 571 W. Tuscarawas Ave., Barberton Free and open to the public. CONVERSATION WITH THE ARTIST Friday, July 6, 5-9 p.m. Free and open to the public. What do Chief Hopocan and Olympian Glenn “Jeep” Davis have … Continue reading A chief, the “Jeep” and a city’s history in watercolors; all part of a show at Summit Artspace on Tusc that runs through July 14