Latest Akron Society of Artists News


Akron Society of Artists’85th Anniversary Juried Member Show

October 14th to November 19th in the Artspace Gallery

Plans are now in place! Submit works on Wednesday, October 5th, from 3:00 to 6:00 pm.
The selection and awards jurors are John Smolko (more info) and Ben Bassham (more info). Awards include First Prize of $300, Second Prize of $200, Third Prize of $100 and four Honorable Mentions of $50 each. The Opening Reception is Friday, Oct 14 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm and Award Winners will be announced at 6:30. Find all the details in this Show Prospectus.
Celebrating 85 years of artistic fellowship and discovery!


Studio News

Monday Still Life participants continue to enjoy outdoor sessions (weather permitting). They organize plein air sessions from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm week to week. Send an email to ASA if you would like to be included in the weekly notices. (Non–members may join in for a $5 session fee.)

Wednesday Evening Programs are resuming with a life model session on September 7th. Check the Calendar page for the latest details including a downloadable pdf of the current schedule.

Friday Model Sessions are resuming on September 9th at the usual 9:30 am to 12:30 pm time slot. An email request can get your name on the list for weekly notifications. All of ASA’s Model sessions, require a fee of $8 for members and $10 for non–members.


2016 Scholars

Sydney Miller and Taylor Hoppes each receive $300 Scholarship from ASA. Both are juniors at Hudson High School studying art with Carolyn Huber. Congratulations to them both!