Kick-off our 2023 Exhibition Season with us this Friday! Join us for our Winter Exhibitions Opening Reception, on Friday, January 13th from 5-7pm. Meet the artists, and view five exhibition debuts along with two special evening events!
5:30 p.m. | 19th Annual FRESH Exhibition Awards Announcement: FRESH juror, Michael Gill will announce the best in show awards of the 86 local artists who submitted 159 artworks to this year's exhibition. Gill is the Executive Director, Founder, and Editor of Collective Arts Network (CAN) Journal, a long-time resource for local artists in Northeast Ohio.
6:00 p.m. | Artist Panel - Celebrating Q***r Voices and Journeys: Hosted by 👏🥳✨ (said verbally as cheers, qu**rs) exhibition curator Moo (they/per), this panel of exhibiting artists will discuss their experience of navigating the art world through their q***r lenses, and will then engage in a short Q&A.
Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro Downtown Akron Partnership City of Akron, Ohio - Mayor's Office Collective Arts Network Journal