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Jack Diamond art show Aug. 25-Oct.14 at Nine Muses
One of Barberton’s most successful artists, Jack Diamond, will show four decades of his art at Nine Muses Art Gallery in the Magic City, opening with a reception on August 25.
With studios in Barberton and New York City, Jack Diamond will be on hand for the free opening of his one-man show, Jack Diamond in 4D, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. during Barberton 4th Friday. Named for the 40 years Diamond has been creating, the exhibition runs until October 14.
Nine Muses, located at 584 W. Tuscarawas Ave., is operated by Summit Artspace, the community art center for Akron and the surrounding area.
Diamond describes himself as a storyteller without words but using color, line and form to weave a tale that seeks to connect emotionally with viewers. Contemporary stories interest him the most whether in the form a landscape, cityscape, the relationship between people or an abstract work.
“I paint by memory because I want to paint only the memorable,” Diamond says. “My compositions take form in my imagination based on my experiences.”
Diamond sold his first painting at 18 as a young man living with his family in Barberton. He did not pursue formal art training butView more
584 West Tuscarawas Ave, Barberton, OH 44203
Large parking lot off of Wooster Rd behind building, some on street parking is available.