Winter Evening at Helen Arnold Community Learning Center

Raphael Gleitsmann, Winter Evening, c. 1932, Inside|Out reproduction installed at Helen Arnold CLC, 450 Vernon Odom Blvd, Akron, OH 44307 

Untitled Hui-Chu Ying at John R. Buchtel Community Learning Center

Hui-Chu Ying, Untitled, 2012. Inside|Out reproduction installed at John R. Buchtel Community Learning Center, 1040 Copley Rd, Akron, OH 44320

The New Moon at Akron Zoo

Dwight W. Tryon, The New Moon, 1921, Inside|Out reproduction installed at Akron Zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave. Akron, OH 44307 

Van Duzer at Hattie Larlham

Clarence E. Van Duzer, Apartment #10 Looking West, 1949, Inside|Out reproduction installed at Hattie's Food Hub, 395 Douglas St., Akron. OH 44307

Alma Thomas at Miller South

Alma W. Thomas, Pond - Spring Awakening, 1972. Inside|Out reproduction installed at Miller South Performing Arts School, 1055 East Ave, Akron, OH 44307 

William L. Hawkins at John Brown House

William L. Hawkins, Perkins Mansion, 1985, Inside|Out reproduction installed at John Brown House & Gardens, 550 Copley Rd. Akron, OH 44320 

West Akron & Sherbondy Hill

June 2, 2017 - October 31, 2017

Inside|Out is a community activated arts project that brings reproductions of iconic artworks from the Akron Art Museum's collection into your neighborhood.

Inside|Out Akron has installed ten artworks in West Akron & Sherbondy Hill during summer/fall 2017! The art will be on view in the community through October 2017. Check out the slideshow above for images and captions describing the artwork and events in West Akron & Sherbondy Hill during the installation period. #InsideOutAkron

View & Download the Inside|Out West Akron & Sherbondy Hill Brochure.

View & Download the Inside|Out Travel Poster and Installation List. 

Use the Inside|Out TourSphere Web App to find all of the Inside|Out installations, get more information about the art and access special content on your mobile device.

Upcoming Events in West Akron & Sherbondy Hill

June 9 – 12: INSIDE|OUT Photo Contest!

From June 9 to 11:59 p.m. ET June 12, five Inside|Out museums across the USA are hosting #InsideOutUSA, an Instagram photo contest of Inside|Out works. Enter to win a prize by Instagramming an Inside|Out photo, tagging your local museum (@AkronArtMuseum) and using #InsideOutUSA. Judges in each city will choose the winning photo, which will be announced on June 15. Check each museum’s website for public Instagram meet-ups to kick off the contest.

The Winner of the Akron Art Museum local prize will receive an Inside|Out Photo Prize Pack and will be entered into the National competition.

The five local winners will compete for a national prize, to be decided by a panel representing each museum. The National Winner will be announced on June 22.

Click here for a full description of the photo contest.

June 24 Parks of Akron—West Akron (Akron2Akron tour)

July 27John Brown Tour / Summit County Historical Society’s Open House and Community Forum

August 19Highland Square PorchRokr Festival

August 24John Brown House Community Forum and Open House

Our community partners in West Akron & Sherbondy Hill are:

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Inside|Out is funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. 

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