Jon Keppel is a life artist, TEDx speaker and PSA (Public Service Assistant) II Floater at the Akron Summit County Public Library who currently shares in what appears to be a global movement in the arts known as life art. Based in Northeast Ohio, Jon cares deeply about the role of humanity in the story of humanity itself along with the greater world in which we are a part. His TEDx talk was titled The Art Spark. Jon is passionate about principles of democracy, knowledge sharing and ... view more »
In early December, ArtsNow partnered with the Dublin Arts Council to send two local influencers to experience the arts and culture scenes in different communities. ArtsNow selected local artist Nick Lee to travel to Dublin, Ohio, and Dublin Arts Council selected Paige Dempsey to travel to Akron.