ART BEST BETS
Multiplicity — Through March 16 at Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St. Also, Diana Al-Hadid’s Nolli’s Orders through March 16; and Invitation to Stare: Photographic Portraits through June 1. 330-376-9185.
This Is Akron with Opie Evans: The Rubber City as Seen through the Lens of One of Its Earliest African-American Photographers — At the University of Akron’s Dr. Shirla R. McClain Gallery of Akron’s Black History and Culture, the Buckingham Building, 220 Wolf Ledges Parkway. www.uakron.edu/ie/offices.
Drums, Tomahawks and the Horse: Native American Cultural Tools — Through Saturday at the University of Akron’s Center for the History of Psychology, 73 College St. 330-972-7285 or www.uakron.edu/chp.
Investigations in Acrylic Painting and Fused Glass — Through Saturday in the Harris Stanton Gallery, 2301 W. Market St., Akron. www.harrisstantongallery.com.
Upstairs, Downstairs: Works of Art from the Penthouse — Through Feb. 22 at Summit Artspace, 140 E. Market St., Akron.
Like But Not Like: Carole Pollard and Ted Maringer — Artists of the Rubber City exhibit through Feb. 22 at the Box Gallery, Summit Artspace, 140 E. Market St., Akron. Also, Through the Pleats of the Curtain: Greta Ramey through Feb. 22. 330-825-2308 or www.artistsofrubbercity.org.
The Art of Ken Pledger — Through Feb. 28 at the Studios of Jack Richard, 2250 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls. Also, Sylvia Yin Tsui, Sumi Art Painter through Feb. 28, and The 2000 Faces Exhibit. 330-929-1575.
Cuyahoga Valley Art Center Permanent Collection Show — Through Feb. 27 at the Cuyahoga Valley Art Center, 2131 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls. 330-928-8092.
Henry Walker Exhibit —Through Feb. 23 at the Moos Gallery, Western Reserve Academy, 115 College St., Hudson. 330-650-4400 or www.wra.net.
In Dreams: Children’s Illustrations by Mindy Soulsby — Through March 26 at the Margaret Clark Morgan Art Gallery, 10 W. Streetsboro St., Hudson. www.mcmfdn.org.
Brian Babb, Rendered: Portraits and Processes — Through Feb. 22 at Kent State University School of Art’s Downtown Gallery, 141 E. Main St. 330-676-1549.
Fashion Timeline — Through June 28, 2015, Kent State University Museum, 515 Hilltop Drive. Also, Glass: Selections From the Kent State University Museum Collection through June 28, 2015. Raiment for Liturgy: Vestments in the Kent State University Collection through Feb. 9. Arthur Koby Jewelry: The Creative Eye through Oct. 5. 330-672-3450.
The Digital Hand — Opening reception 5-7 tonight. Exhibit will run through Feb. 28 in The School of Art Gallery, Art Building, 400 Janik Drive, Kent State University. 330-672-1369 or http://galleries.kent.edu.
Complex Conversations: Willie Cole Sculptures and Wall Works — Through March 2 at the College of Wooster Art Museum, Ebert Art Center, 1220 Beall Ave. 330-263-2495 or www.wooster.edu/cwam.
The Acrylic Paintings of Sherri Hornbrook— Through March 2 in Studio M at Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way E. 330-833-4061 or www.massillonmuseum.org.
Illuminating the Word: The Saint John’s Bible — Through March 2 at Canton Museum of Art, 1001 Market Ave. N. Also, Sacred Voices through March 2. 330-453-7666 or www.cantonart.org.
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition: African-American Pioneers of Flight — Through April 27 in the Keller Gallery of the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum, 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW, Canton. 330-455-7043 or www.mckinleymuseum.org.
Mellow Yellows — Through March 5 at Valley Art Center, 155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls. www.valleyartcenter.org.
Artificial Worlds: Lori Kella — Through April 20 in the Jack and Linda Lissauer Gallery, Shaker Historical Society, 16740 S. Park Blvd., Shaker Heights. Reception from 6-8 p.m. Feb. 28. 216-921-1201 or www.shakerhistory.org.
Unbranded: Reflections in Black Corporate America, 1968-2008 — Through March 8 at Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Blvd. Also, Disembodied: Portrait Miniatures and Their Contemporary Relatives through Sunday. 888-262-0033 or www.ClevelandArt.org.
I Work From Home: Michelle Grabner — Through Sunday at Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, 11400 Euclid Ave. Also, Only Words Eaten by Experience: Simon Evans through Sunday. 216-421-8671 or www.MOCAcleveland.org.
Hephaestos Challenged: 7 Women Sculptors — Through March 1 at the Galleries at Cleveland State University, 1307 Euclid Ave. Also, 25 Under 25, The Emerging Photographer through March 1 in the South Gallery. 216-687-2103 or www.csuohio.edu/artgallery.
Vivian Maier: Out of the Shadows — Through Feb. 23 at the Cleveland Print Room, ArtCraft Building, 2550 Superior Ave., Cleveland. 216-401-5981.
Julie Schenkelberg: Present Resonance — Through March 6 at the Sculpture Center, 1834 E. 123rd St., Cleveland. Also, Colleen Toledano: Grit through March 6. 216-229-6527.
Running on Rails — Through April 20 at Shaker Historical Society, 16740 S. Park Blvd., Shaker Heights. 216-921-1201.
Gary T. Erbe: Painting Americana — Through March 30 at Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Ave., Youngstown. Also, Bill Barron: Mortality of Objects through April 27; Pinball Machines: Rob Berk Collection through Feb. 23; 76th Area Artists Annual Exhibition through Feb. 23; and Marc Sijan: Ultra-Realistic Sculpture through March 30. 330-743-1107, ext. 123.