Summit Artspace’s Natalie Grieshammer Promoted to Director of Artist Resources

Akron, OHIO (September 1, 2021) — Natalie Grieshammer, an arts professional at Summit Artspace, was recently promoted from Director of Galleries & Exhibitions to Director of Artist Resources. Her new role is a full-time, permanent position that will focus on strategies for resourcing artists.  Grieshammer was hired as Director of Galleries & Exhibitions at Summit Artspace in March 2021. Before joining the staff, she was a … Continue reading Summit Artspace’s Natalie Grieshammer Promoted to Director of Artist Resources

ArtWalk Returns to Summit Artspace this September

Akron, OHIO— ArtWalk is back and better than ever! Every three months, ArtWalk will be held in the Historic Arts District on Friday nights from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Community members are invited to the quarterly celebration to enjoy food, music, art, and more. Each ArtWalk will have a specific theme that engages visitors with the arts in new ways. ArtWalk is always free and … Continue reading ArtWalk Returns to Summit Artspace this September

Summit Artspace Welcomes Three New Board Members

Akron, OHIO (July 23, 2021) — Summit Artspace recently appointed three new members to its Board of Directors: Irene Prezelj, Michele Setzer, and Stephanie Smith. The three professionals began their roles as acting board members this July, supporting Summit Artspace’s mission to help artists thrive professionally, creatively, and financially.    “We are pleased to welcome these three insightful and energetic supporters of the arts. They … Continue reading Summit Artspace Welcomes Three New Board Members

Summer Exhibitions Shine at Summit Artspace 

Akron, OHIO (June 22, 2021) — Summit Artspace is thrilled to present its summer exhibition lineup, which runs from July 10 — September 25. The public may visit the galleries on Fridays from 12 p.m. — 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. — 5 p.m. The summer season will feature solo exhibitions by P.R. Miller, Helen Wilson, and Chris Hoot, and a group exhibition of emerging artists. Exhibiting artists reimagine materials to alter the observer’s … Continue reading Summer Exhibitions Shine at Summit Artspace 

Summit Artspace Announces 2021 Arts Alive Recipients

Akron, OHIO (June 18, 2021) — The Arts Alive Awards Committee has named the outstanding artists, talented arts educators, and change-making advocates who bring art to life and help shape our community’s culture. Recipients were announced on June 17, 2021 via a virtual event hosted by Summit Artspace.   More information about the awards and selection criteria can be found here.   Emerging … Continue reading Summit Artspace Announces 2021 Arts Alive Recipients

Summit Artspace Hosts 2021 Arts Alive Awards, Honors Artists and Arts Supporters in Akron  

Akron, OHIO (May 17, 2021) — Since 2002, the Arts Alive Awards have recognized gifted artists, talented arts educators, and change-making advocates who bring art to life and help shape our community’s culture. As we strive to recover and reconnect in 2021, it’s clear that we need artists more than ever, and they need our support like never before.  Summit Artspace … Continue reading Summit Artspace Hosts 2021 Arts Alive Awards, Honors Artists and Arts Supporters in Akron