Latest Akron Society of Artists News


Upcoming ASA Show

Body Beautiful: A Celebration of the Human Form
Friday, January 13 to Saturday, February 18, 2017

The exhibit will be in our third floor ASA Gallery. Works created within the past year which reference the human body in any way may be submitted. Each ASA member may submit two works with a guarantee of one being accepted, entry fee is $15. This will be a juried show with the guest judge to be announced. Drop off dates are Monday, January 2nd, 10 am to 1 pm and Friday, January 6th, - 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. The gallery will be open Saturday afternoons throughout the show from 12 noon to 5 pm with extended hours, 12 noon to 9 pm, on Feb 4 for the Artwalk. All accepted artists are required to sign up for one of the 2 1/2 hour shifts to gallery sit at the time of drop off. The Opening Reception will be on Friday, January 13th, from 5 to 8 pm.


Akron Society of Artists’85th Anniversary Juried Member Show
...closed on November 19th and is now a pleasant memory.
Click here for a list of all works in the show (alphabetically by artist and showing awards). Click here for the Akron Beacon Journal story.

Celebrating 85 years of artistic fellowship and discovery!

Top award winners, left to right: Sun Shadows by Tom Jackson, Majestic Oak by Dino Massaroni and 30 Rock III by Ted Lawson.


Studio News

Monday Painters are in the studio for Still Life working sessions from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm every Monday. When warm weather returns, they will shift to Plein Air painting. 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 underway again. Check the Calendar page for the latest details. A downloadable pdf is posted there for your convenience.

Friday Model Sessions are active at the usual 9:30 am to 12:30 pm time slot through December 16th. 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.