By Beth Govern, Visitor Services Coordinator First Night Akron 2011 was an evening of family fun and entertainment at the Akron Art Museum. Families had an opportunity to express their creativity by participating in Akron Draws, organized by local artist Linda Hutchinson. Artist wannabees of all ages were encouraged to draw, doodle and sketch. You Shot Rock and Roll was another activity offered to families. Family members of all ages enjoyed creating their own album covers inspired by the Who Shot Rock and Roll exhibition.
Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present October 23, 2010 – January 23, 2011 Karl and Bertl Arnstein Galleries For the first time as a major museum exhibition, the story of rock and roll is being told from the perspective of the men and women who not only chronicled the genre, but defined it comprehensively – the photographers. Acknowledging both their creative and collaborative role in the history of rock music, the exhibition features 163 works of photography and eight