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WELCOME to the Artists of Rubber City (AoRC) web site. We are a nonprofit contemporary art organization established in 1978, based in Akron, Ohio. Join us in our mission to support established and emerging area artists.

Here you will find information about our shows and other programs as well as news about our members.

Join Today!
There are several great reasons to join AoRC:
  • Network with other Ohio artists
  • Support local art and the BOX Gallery
  • Opportunities to exhibit your art at The BOX Gallery
  • Attend Artist Talks and Art Parties
  • Keep up to date with art happenings in the area.
  • Grant opportunities for individual artists
  • Actively participate in your art community
  • It is Affordable & easy to join!
Click Here to join today!

Now Showing at the BOX: 

AoRC's 26th Annual 

Juried Show

Opening Reception & Awards

Friday July 1st 5-8 pm

Awards at 6:30 pm

(Images of winning entries below)

Juror: Elizabeth Carney

Assistant Curator, 

Akron Art Museum

Show dates

July 1 - August 13, 2016

BOX Gallery Hours:

Fri. and Sat. 12-5 pm

Fri. Openings 5-8 pm

Akron Artwalks 12-9 pm

(First Sat. of each month)

 *Gallery hours valid during exhibitions only.

Please Join us for our Scratch & Dent Fundraiser

Get art and art books at amazing prices.  All proceeds will go toward Artists of Rubber City.

July 29 and 30

12-5 pm

Summit Artspace

1st Floor Transition Gallery

More details HERE.

Nancy Richards-Davis - Biota: Terra Firma.2 (1st Place Winner)

Marchelle Simms - Tempered (2nd Place Winner)

Tina Grondin- Street Fair (3rd Place Winner)

Marjorie Dettling - Flotation (Honorable Mention)

Helen Wilson - Lost on the Way to Vermilion (Honorable Mention)

BOX Gallery - 2016 Exhibition Schedule

BOX gallery 2016 schedule.pdf

Upcoming events

06 Aug 2016 5:00 PM (EDT) • The BOX Gallery
03 Sep 2016 5:00 PM (EDT) • The BOX Gallery
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