Akron Garden Club Art Blooms Photography ShowThe Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation GalleryThrough July 5, 2015
Featuring 36 photographs by members of the Garden Club of America. This exhibition is organized by the Akron Garden Club as part of Art Blooms, an Akron Garden Club flower show including horticulture, floral design, botanical art and a conservation exhibit.
Altered LandscapesJudith Bear Isroff GalleryThrough July 12, 2015
Whether the approach is fanciful, to convey personal emotion, or to communicate social or political commentary, Altered Landscapes features art works from the Akron Art Museum collection that offer a variety of approaches to their subjects.
StagedFred and Laura Ruth Bidwell GalleryThrough September 27, 2015
Just as theater directors orchestrate the stage, many photographers carefully construct scenes in front of their cameras. The resulting images are often as theatrical in their presentation as a Broadway play or a Hollywood film. Staged highlights the work of artists whose directorial involvement in the set-up of their photographs is essential to their practice.
Proof: Photographs from the CollectionKarl and Bertl Arnstein GalleriesComing May 30, 2015 - October 25, 2015
Photographs help create our collective memory. Images from news reportage and photographs that provide social commentary or promote personal agendas all shape how we see our world and alter our view of the past. Proof features photographs from the Civil War to the present, including classic documentary works as well as photographs which question the nature of photographic truth.
The Museum Collection: C. Blake McDowell, Jr. GalleriesC. Blake McDowell, Jr. GalleriesThrough 2016
The art displayed in the McDowell Galleries features work from the Akron Art Museum collection from 1850 - 1950.
The Museum Collection: Sandra L. and Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation GalleriesSandra L. and Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation GalleriesThrough 2016
The art on display in the Sandra L. and Dennis B. Haslinger Family Foundation Galleries features contemporary art in the Akron Art Museum collection.