14th Annual Kaleidoscope opens Dec. 2; artist reception Saturday, Dec. 3, 5-8 pm, and open Dec. 31

14th Annual Kaleidoscope 2016 Dec. 2 ~ Dec. 31, 2016 Opens Friday, Dec. 2, 5-8 pm Artist Reception, Saturday, Dec. 3, Akron Artwalk, from 5-8 pm Awards Announced Summit Artspace Gallery 140 E. Market Street, Akron Artist workshops, noon – 4 pm, Dec. 10 Hands-on Children’s Day, noon – 3 pm, Dec. 17 Open First Night […]

The Wild & the Tame, Penny Smith’s show at Nine Muses in Barberton, Dec. 3-Jan. 28; opening event Dec. 3

The Wild and the Tame: Paintings by Penny Smith Nine Muses Art Gallery in Barberton December 3, 2016 – January 28, 2017 With the art of Tom Baldwin Meeting Space Gallery, Nine Muses Opening, Saturday, December 3, 2016, with a reception from 2 pm – 7 pm   Doylestown, Ohio artist Penny Smith’s solo exhibition consists of oil […]

“Interface”: UA Senior Exhibit by Nathan Prebonick; open Dec. 3 to Dec. 31

INTERFACE Senior Exhibit By Nathan Prebonick Myers School of Art, The University of Akron Summit Artspace Third Floor Exhibition Space Dec. 3, 2016 – Dec. 31, 2016 Nathan Prebonick’s BFA Senior Exhibition “Interface,” coming December 3rd, will be a 2-site show split between Summit ArtSpace and the former Quaker Square General Store. The show explores […]

Gesture, Form, Line & Color, new BOX Gallery exhibit, Dec. 2- Dec. 31; free reception Dec. 2, 5-8 pm

Abstraction Goes Beyond Painting at BOX Gallery Show Gesture, Form, Line & Color: Exploring Contemporary Abstract Art Dec. 2, 2016- Dec. 31, 2016 Opening Reception, Friday, Dec. 2, 5-8 pm Open for the Dec. 3rd Akron Artwalk, noon to 9 pm Open for First Night Akron on Dec. 31 Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day […]

Discount on 2017 art classes if purchased by Dec. 3

  MAKE CREATIVE TIME FOR YOU OR GIVE THE GIFT OF AN ART CLASS! Register for a class or buy a gift certificate before Dec. 3 and pay $70 for 5 classes! Buy a GIFT CERTIFICATE here. We have a variety of ways you can sign up for an art class at Summit Artspace in […]

Free Children/Youth hands-on art workshops, Dec. 17, for Kaleidoscope

Women’s Art League opens Fall Member Show in Transition Gallery, Nov. 11-Dec. 3; closing reception Dec. 3, 5-8 pm

The Women’s Art League Fall Members’ Show opens Friday, Nov. 11, in the Transition Gallery of Summit Artspace, 140 E. Market St., Akron. Hours are noon to 7 p.m. The judged show runs until Saturday, Dec. 3 during Akron Artwalk when there will be a closing reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The show […]

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 […]

We’re growing! New studios for you to visit!

Visit the Third Floor Artist Studios to view works by local artists. Talk with the artists about their pieces and creative process. Here is our list of local artists who have studios at Summit Artspace. Rubber City Prints is located on the first floor. You can link to more information about them.   Kelvin S. […]


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