Category: Engagement

September 8, 2021
Art & Sole, an initiative co-created by the Akron Marathon Charitable Corporation and ArtsNow, a Summit County arts and culture nonprofit, is bringing the arts to Akron’s Blue Line. Art & Sole will inspire runners and fans alike during this year’s Akron Marathon by showcasing local artists and entertainment along the scenic route. Together, the […] Read Article
February 11, 2021
Black Artist Guild will host activist and civil rights leader Lisa Scails Last week, more than 50 Black artists in Akron joined the first meeting of the Black Artist Guild to co-create the organization and develop initial plans for advocacy, education, collaboration, and plans to impact the community. The Guild, composed of Black artists serving, […] Read Article
October 14, 2015
Staff Writer, Akron Beacon Journal A new website designed to be a one-stop shop for community members to find out about arts and culture events as well as artists and venues throughout the county will be launched Thursday evening at a special event. The site,, is the first project of ArtsNow, a new nonprofit formed […] Read Article