Glassblowing on Wheels

Why one creative thinks a mobile studio will bring Akron together by Michelle DeShon After a day in the Kent State University glass studio with his cousin in 1993, Chad Mason was hooked. Mason was 23 ye... Read More...

Inside the Studio: Dara Harper

“Color is Essential” by words and photos by C. Birch Dara Harper’s painting studio takes up just a portion of a dark and cold basement. But this basement atmosphere has little time to make an impression as an... Read More...

Put a Little Art in Your Wrestling, Brother

When art meets professional wrestling in Akron this fall by Megan Combs It’s pro wrestling without the pain, but with all the gusto, costumes and storylines you can handle. Oh, and throw in a little bit of pa... Read More...

Slide Jam 2016

Everyone loves a good TED Talk, mostly because quick lectures appeal to the modern human attention span. They pack a lot of useful information into an easily digestible format, and in recent years, all types of... Read More...

A Day in the Life of…Michael Ayers

words by Elizabeth Tyran; photos by Shane Wynn Name: Michael Ayers My work: I’m a muralist heavily influenced by graphic design and typography Birthplace: Akron Favorite food: Not picky. I’ll eat anything. ... Read More...