Shawn Watrous, Deep Roots, 2014, mixed media collage, 18 3/4 x 19 1/4 in, Courtesy of the artist
Michael Gable, Whatever helps you sleep at night., 2014, oil and graphite on canvas, 36 x 34 in., Courtesy of the artist
Alex Strader, Puddle, 2014, digital print, 10 x 8 in.
Emily Sullivan Smith, Sloughed (detail), 2013, inkjet print, screenprinted paper, super-fine glitter, birch, 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/2 in., Courtesy of the artist
Akron Art Museum staff strive every day to fulfill the museum's mission of enriching lives through modern and contemporary art. Their creativity is largely invested in assuring the outstanding presentation and longevity of art made by others. A selection of work by museum staff, juried by Massillon Museum Executive Director Alexandra Nicholis Coon, showcases the talents of artists working in a variety of media and styles.
Including work by Jenelle Alverson, Justin Campbell, Mori Clark, Michael Gable, Joe Kolliner, Melissa Markwald, Bridget O'Donnell, Chris Ross, Melissa Roth, Nicole Schneider, Alex Strader, Emily Sullivan, Arnold Tunstall, Joseph Walton and Shawn Watrous.
This exhibition is organized by the Akron Art Museum and generously supported by The Mary S. and David C. Corbin Foundation.