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NEO Geo Opening Party

Presented by Akron Art Museum at Akron Art Museum, Akron OH

Nov 20 2015
NEO Geo Opening Party

Join us for a celebration of the opening of NEO Geo, an exhibition that examines the ongoing vibrance of geometric abstraction in the work of eight contemporary artists working in Northern and Northeast Ohio.

Join us for a celebration of the opening of NEO Geo, an exhibition that examines the ongoing vibrance of geometric abstraction in the work of eight contemporary artists working in Northern and Northeast Ohio.

Member Preview and Artist Talk • 6:30 pm

Doors open to the public • 7:30 pm

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ABOUT NEO Geo:

Geometric abstraction pares visual art down to pure shapes, lines and colors, yet infinite possibilities lie within those boundaries. NEO Geo features recent work by artists in the surrounding region who explore the potential of geometric abstraction.

In the 1960s and 70s, painters and sculptors in Cleveland, Oberlin and Kent created abstract works dependent upon hard-edged geometric forms. Often guided by pre-determined systems based on logic or mathematics, they were motivated by their interests in science, psychology and technology. Artists working in the region today use a combination of pre-determined systems and intuitive responses to create the

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FREE

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Member Preview and Artist Talk • 6:30 pm (You must show your membership card. Membership pays for itself in just a handful of visits: https://akronartmuseum.org/memberships/

Doors open to the public • 7:30 pm (FREE)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

PHOTOS

  • Gianna Commito, Court, 2014, casein and marble dust ground on panel, 24 x 20 in.

LOCATION

Akron Art Museum

1 South High, Akron, OH 44308

PARKING INFO

Members park free in the deck adjacent to the library
Park across from museum entrance on High Street
Fully handicap accessible
Standard strollers welcome in most areas

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