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Events for June 2, 2017

Serial Intent Opening Celebration

June 2, 2017, 6:30 – 9:00 pm

Kick off summer in style at the Akron Art Museum's Opening Celebration of the new exhibition, Serial Intent! 

Serial Intent Opening Celebration

June 2, 2017, 6:30 – 9:00 pm

Kick off summer in style with the Akron Art Museum!

Members Preview – 6:30 pm
Complementary small bites and cash bar

Free Public Opening – 7:30 – 9 pm
Cash bar and food available for purchase

Be the first to see this summer’s exhibition Serial Intent, which features major serial works of art in large and impressive installations.

Experience short, fun gallery talks with artists and curators.

Create your own print series with Rubber City Prints.

Enjoy music by DJ Naeno.

Serial Intent presents ten of Andy Warhol’s Electric Chair prints as well as groupings from several print, drawing and photography series held in the Akron Art Museum collection. Artists include Vito Acconci, Nicholas Africano, Dieter Appelt, Jennifer Bartlett, Karl Blossfeldt, Bruce Checefsky, Jenny Holzer, Robert Indiana, Lori Kella, William Kentridge, Hendrik Kerstens, Barbara Kruger, Jacob Lawrence, Sol LeWitt, Michael Loderstedt & Craig Lucas, Judith K. McMillan, Richard Misrach, Eadweard Muybridge, Nam June Paik, Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol, and Bryn Zellers.

Ohio Arts Council logo

Serial Intent is organized by the Akron Art Museum and supported by the Ohio Arts Council.

Image Top: Andy Warhol, Electric Chairs, 1971, screenprints on paper, 35 1/2 x 47 7/8 in. (each) Collection of the Akron Art Museum. Gift of Peter M. Brant; Middle: Karl Blossfeldt, Wundegarten Der Natur (Magic Garden of Nature), 1932, photogravures, 11 x 8 1/2 in. (each) Collection of the Akron Art Museum. Museum Acquisition Fund; Bottom: Robert Indiana, Numbers, 1968, screenprints on paper, 25 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (each) Collection of the Akron Art Museum. Museum Acquisition Fund

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