Emily Davis Gallery

Monday–Friday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Emily Davis Gallery is nationally known and presents challenging contemporary exhibitions and events that showcase the most current expressions and critical thinking evolving in the visual arts today.

2022 Exhibitions

The Emily Davis Gallery at The University of Akron, Mary Schiller Myers School of Art is pleased to present these exhibitions. Dates and times are subject to change, check back here and on the Myers Calendar for up to date information.


Synapse 15: Intersections of Art and Science

July 18–September 30, 2022

Reception: Thursday, August 25, 5:00–7:30 pm
Panel Discussion: Thursday, September 15, 6:00 pm

Ten artists will be on display for the Synapse 15 exhibition: Judy Pfaff, Jenny Sabin, Terry Winters, Nervous System, Mark Dion, Stacy Levy, John Roloff, Diane Davis-Sikora, Nathalie Miebach, and Wong Kit Yi. Synapse will be running concurrently with the FRONT International and featuring work from FRONT artist Wong Kit Yi.

Synapse 15 Reception

Synapse 15 Panel Discussion

For more information about exhibitions: call us at 330-972-6030, email us, visit us online, or find us on facebook.

Other galleries at our university

Our galleries provide an environment of encouragement and inspiration for students, faculty and the community.

  • Projects Gallery | Folk Hall, room 116
    Projects Gallery is reserved for short-term exhibits that challenge a viewer's perspective.

  • Atrium Gallery | Folk Hall, near rear entrance to the building

  • Honors College Academic Wing/Gallery Hall | Honors College
    The Academic Wing has a beautiful, well-lit space for students and faculty to exhibit their work.