Myers School of Art

Make Myers Yours Myers School of Art at The University of Akron, 20th anniversary.

Study alongside talented and committed faculty in one of the largest academic art facilities in the region. Myers School of Art provides you with experiential learning opportunities to help you grow and thrive both in and out of the classroom. Learn more about our fine facilities, faculty and opportunities.


Students developing prints fin the photography studio in Folk Hall, Myers School of Art at UA.

2022 Summer Programs

Make It At Myers is our free Summer Pre-College Program in June for Rising Junior & Senior high school art + design students. Learn more and sign up today!

Arts LIFT is a free summer art program for Akron Public Schools High School Students in June that is coordinated by Dr. Elisa Gargarella. In Summer 2021 the group worked on redesigning and planting a landscaped secret garden at The University of Akron.

Visitors to the Emily Davis Gallery in Spring 2019

Emily Davis Gallery

Visit the Gallery Page for information on upcoming and past exhibitions in the Emily Davis Gallery, Projects Gallery and more.

Follow the Emily Davis Gallery on Facebook and Instagram for more.

Myers School of Art Awards Ceremony

2022 Awards Ceremony

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, April 29, 2022, 10:30–12:30 pm

The Annual Celebration of our students scholastic and artistic excellence.


Myers School of Art news at The University of Akron

Drew Ippoliti appointed Fulbright Scholar Alumni Ambassador

Alumni Ambassadors represent the best of the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program and were selected through a competitive process.

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Myers School of Art at news The University of Akron

Student's watercolor earns President's Holiday Art Scholarship

Katherine (Katie) Strobel's work was chosen from a juried student exhibition at the School that included 80 works of art.

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Myers School of Art news at The University of Akron

Wisdom begins with wonder: Art transforms Bierce Library

Students were challenged with giving the two long walls inside the library’s cafe a makeover. The result — a piece titled, “I Wonder…”

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Myers School of Art is housed in Folk Hall on UA's campus


Main phone: 330-972-6030
Main email:
Manager of Student Affairs, Melissa Olson


Folk Hall — 150 E. Exchange St. Akron, OH 44325


Monday–Friday: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.