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ArtsNow Patron Spotlight: Kathy Romito

Art audiences, supporters, and patrons are all vital to a healthy arts and culture sector. This blog series will highlight some of the people who make the arts work in Summit County. Today we hear from Kathy Romito, Community Relations Manager with Western Reserve Hospital. (Have somebody you want to nominate for the spotlight? Reach […]

10 Ways to Partner with Community Artists in the New Year

By: Amber Cullen In the small city of Akron, Ohio, a group of artists organize as VIBE Collective. We are “a network of Northeast Ohio artists in the intersection of art, culture, and education, who seek to create spaces for community transformation and healing.” Representation. Cultural Organizing. Advocacy. Community Arts. Arts as Healing. VIBE Collective […]

ArtsNow Patron Spotlight: John Wilkie

Art audiences, supporters, and patrons are all vital to a healthy arts and culture sector. This blog series will highlight some of the people who make the arts work in Summit County. Today we hear from John Wilkie, Owner of Repurposed Relics and Revere Refinishing. (Have somebody you want to nominate for the spotlight? Reach […]

Summit County’s Future Looks Bright: A View from Downtown Cuyahoga Falls

Guest Blogger: Abby PoeskeExecutive Director, Downtown Cuyahoga Falls Partnership The next year -and the next decade- is looking bright for Summit County.  As the leader of the Downtown Cuyahoga Falls Partnership, an organization focused on economic and community development in Downtown Cuyahoga Falls, what I’ve witnessed the past 6 months has given me enormous hope […]

ArtsNow Patron Spotlight: Theresa Minick

Art audiences, supporters, and patrons are all vital to a healthy arts and culture sector. This blog series will highlight some of the people who make the arts work in Summit County. Today we hear from Theresa Minick. (Have somebody you want to nominate for the spotlight? Reach out to becky@ampstrategy.com.) What was your first […]

ArtsNow Patron Spotlight: Adam LaFaber

Art audiences, supporters, and patrons are all vital to a healthy arts and culture sector. This blog series will highlight some of the people who make the arts work in Summit County. Today we hear from Adam LaFaber, Digital Sandwich (Have somebody you want to nominate for the spotlight? Reach out to becky@ampstrategy.com.) What was […]

ArtsNow Patron Spotlight: Molly Manning

Art audiences, supporters, and patrons are all vital to a healthy arts and culture sector. This blog series will highlight some of the people who make the arts work in Summit County. Today we hear from Molly Manning, Collide board member. (Have somebody you want to nominate for the spotlight? Reach out to becky@ampstrategy.com.) What […]

Celebrating “Hope” In Park East Neighborhood

Guest Blogger: Ilenia Pezzaniti📷: Ilenia Pezzaniti At 5 p.m. on Friday, August 23, the sun in Park East set Lizzi Aronhalt’s finished mural ablaze, warming each bright acrylic color with an orange hue, working together to welcome neighborhood families out of their homes and into their community. “For me, the point of creating this mural […]