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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!
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the BOX Gallery:

Big BOX:

Art Within: Excavated Books by David Gieske

small box:

Spirits, Souls and Ghosts by Jon Keppel

May 13 - Jun. 18  

(Artwalk June 4)

Read the Akron Beacon Journal Review

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.

Upcoming exhibition opportunity:

26th Annual Juried Show

Drop-off date Thursday, June 23 

12-7 pm

Juror: Elizabeth Carney

Assistant Curator, 

Akron Art Museum


Show dates

July 1 - August 13, 2016

Juried Show Entry p. 1.pdf

Juried Show Entry p. 2.pdf

Art Within: Excavated Books by David Gieske (installation view)

BOX Gallery - 2016 Exhibition Schedule

BOX gallery 2016 schedule.pdf

Upcoming events

04 Jun 2016 5:00 PM (EDT) • The BOX Gallery
23 Jun 2016 12:00 PM (EDT) • The BOX Gallery - 140 E. Market St. - 3rd Floor of Summit Artspace
01 Jul 2016 5:00 PM (EDT) • BOX Gallery
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