The "reveal" of the art -- a large mural on an interior wall of the convention center -- will be at
To see the unveiling, enter the Knight Center through the doors at
Doors will open for the event around
The mural -- called summitinspiration -- is the work of area painter and tattoo artist
This time, Strother used sketches submitted by area residents at a series of "Make Your Mark" events organized by the Knight Center,
The mural -- painted with latex and acrylic paints -- is in the shape of Summit County and features images of blimps, Indian arrowheads, and polymer chains among other iconic graphics.
Strother is scheduled to be at today's event. To see pictures of some of the sketches, go to http://akronartmuseum.tumblr.com.
The mural is the first work of art commissioned by the
The Artwalk -- running from
For Artwalk information and a list of venues, visit www.downtownakron.com/enjoy/artwalk.
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