Denison Art Space in Newark

Upcoming Events

About the Series 

23 West Church Street, Newark, OH 43055
Open Tuesday-Friday, 10am-2pm and by appointment.

Denison Art Space in Newark is an exciting new multi-arts center located in downtown Newark, in the historic, newly renovated, Thirty-One West development. The space consists of a flexible gallery area, two music teaching studios, and an artist-in- residence studio that welcomes artists who are looking to take advantage of the rich history of downtown Newark.

Denison Art Space in Newark will highlight local artists as well as artists from all around the world, working in new innovative ways across a wide range of mediums. The space will provide free events such as exhibitions, artist talks, hands-on workshops and much more. Our vision is that the space will bring together individuals from all generations, disciplines, and backgrounds to stimulate learning about, from, and with one another. Denison Art Space in Newark is a gateway to the arts and to connecting surrounding communities by providing a collaborative environment centered on culture, arts, and creative expression.

Sights & Sounds

Potters Wheel
Denison Art Space in Newark building front
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musicians playing at Denison Art Space in Newark
crowd at Denison Art Space in Newark
demonstration at Denison Art Space in Newark
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Tyler Davis screen printing workshop
Columbus in Newark Opening 1
Columbus in Newark Opening 2
Columbus in Newark Opening 3
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Blake Turner Manifesto Workshop
Blake Turner Manifesto Workshop 1
Blake Turner Manifesto Workshop 2

Series Archives

2017 - 2018

Senior art exhibition: ‘THE SUN IS A POMEGRANATE SEED’ (103544)
April 27, 2018

The Denison Art Space in Newark hosts an opening reception for an exhibition by senior studio art majors.

‘Business After Hours’ at Denison Art Space in Newark (103763)
April 26, 2018

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes the Licking County Chamber of Commerce "Business After Hours" networking event.

‘Cleveland in Newark’ opening reception (103028)
February 17, 2018

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an opening reception for "Cleveland in Newark," featuring artwork by seven Cleveland-based artists.

Denison University Studio Art Faculty Exhibition (101585)
November 29, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an opening reception for the Denison University Studio Art faculty group show titled "Union Block."

Bead Felting Workshop (101977)
October 21, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark hosts a bead felting workshop with artist Chris Lang.

Opening Reception: ‘The Art of Recovery’ (101978)
October 19, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an opening reception for "The Art of Recovery" exhibits that embody the art of mental illness, addiction, and recovery.

Opening Reception: ‘The Art of Recovery’ (101305)
October 10, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an opening reception for "The Art of Recovery" exhibits that embody the art of mental illness, addiction, and recovery.

Denison Art Space in Newark: Thirty One Fest (101421)
October 7, 2017

Thirty One West celebrates it's first anniversary with Thirty One Fest in downtown Newark.

‘HASHTAG: New Artwork’ (101030)
October 1, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark presents an exhibition of art work by Denison students as part of Licking County FAMFEST 2017.

‘Land of Legends: Printmaking Workshop’ (101029)
September 30, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark presents "Land of Legends: Printmaking Workshop" for children ages 5 to 10 as part of Licking County FAMFEST 2017.

‘From Here & Beyond: Making Comics Workshop’ (101031)
September 30, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark presents "From Here & Beyond: Making Comics Workshop" for teens ages 12 to 15 as part of Licking County FAMFEST 2017.

‘HASHTAG: New Artwork’ (101032)
September 30, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark presents an exhibition of art work by Denison students as part of Licking County FAMFEST 2017.

‘HASHTAG: New Artwork’ (101033)
September 29, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark presents an exhibition of art work by Denison students as part of Licking County FAMFEST 2017.

“Familiar Streets” exhibition closing reception (101223)
September 13, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark holds a closing reception for "Familiar Streets," an exhibition by artist Jonathan Vega.

Vail Artist Talk: Jonathan Vega ’15 (101399)
September 6, 2017

Jonathan Vega '15 discusses his exhibit "Familiar Streets," which is on display at Denison Art Space in Newark.

“Familiar Streets” exhibition highlights change and connection in Newark (97915)
August 18, 2017

Jonathan Vega's new art exhibition in the Denison Art Space in Newark is an intriguing mixture of both the familiar and the obscure.

Surrealist Soiree (91997)
June 24, 2017

Unleash your avant-garde at Surrealist Soiree, a free art event at Denison Art Space in Newark.

2016 - 2017

Licking County Arts Member Show (91621)
May 19, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an opening reception for the Licking County Arts Member Show.

Senior art exhibition: ‘Something about Shag Carpet’ (90654)
April 20, 2017

The Denison Art Space in Newark hosts an opening reception for an exhibition by senior studio art majors.

Senior art exhibition: Artist Talks (91186)
April 20, 2017

The Denison Art Space in Newark hosts artist talks and an opening reception for an exhibition by senior studio art majors.

Opening reception: ‘The Billboard Project’ (90772)
April 7, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an opening reception for "The Billboard Project," a public-art outreach initiative.

Silk Screening Workshop (88023)
March 4, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes artist Tyler Davis presenting a silk screening workshop.

‘Make Your Own Zines’ (88024)
March 4, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes artist Tyler Davis presenting a workshop titled "Make Your Own Zines."

Manifesto Poster Workshop (88025)
February 25, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes artist Blake Turner presenting a workshop on making manifesto posters.

‘Activator/Ties Between Social Content, Fabric and the Body’ (88026)
February 25, 2017

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes artist Cudelice "CJ" Brazelton presenting the workshop "Activator/Ties Between Social Content, Fabric and the Body."

‘Columbus in Newark’ exhibition opening (87719)
February 8, 2017

The Denison Art Space in Newark holds an exhibition opening for "Columbus in Newark."

Artist’s Talk with Joanna Powell (86469)
December 2, 2016

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes ceramic artist Joanna Powell for an artist's talk.

Joanna Powell Opening Exhibition (86465)
November 30, 2016

Denison Art Space in Newark holds an exhibition opening for artist-in-residence Joanna Powell featuring artwork made during the residency.

Denison Art Space in Newark: ‘Art in the Twenty-First Century: Vancouver’ (86281)
November 10, 2016

The Denison Museum and the Department of Studio Art present a screening of "Art in the Twenty-First Century: Vancouver" at Denison Art Space in Newark.

Open House: Artist Kelly O’Briant (86881)
November 2, 2016

Denison Art Space in Newark welcomes Kelly O'Briant, artist in residence.

Denison Art Space in Newark Grand Opening (86435)
November 2, 2016

Denison Art Space in Newark hosts grand opening event.

‘Weaving Dialogues’ (86879)
October 21, 2016

The Denison Art Space in Newark hosts "Weaving Dialogues," a series of community conversation open houses.

‘Cups of Conversation’ exhibition (86432)
October 11, 2016

The Denison Art Space in Newark Space holds an exhibition titled "Cups of Conversation."

Denison Art Space in Newark: Open House (86337)
September 30, 2016

The Denison Art Space in Newark hosts a community open house with artist-in-residence Jeni Hansen Gard.

Denison Art Space in Newark: Ceramic Demonstration (86433)
September 29, 2016

The Denison Art Space in Newark holds a ceramic demonstration with Jennifer Hansen Gard and Lauren Karle, artists-in-residence.

2015 - 2016

Studio Art Senior Exhibition: ‘Epoch’ (64887)
April 15, 2016

The Newark Art Space hosts an opening reception for an exhibition of work by Denison senior studio art majors.