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Connecting to Community through Art


The Canton Museum of Art has been an institution in Canton since its founding in 1935. They're a smaller art museum compared to their regional counterparts in Ohio, but have a strong connection to the community through art.


The museum strives to be an inclusive place for all types of people throughout their lives. Many of the staff today were shaped by the art camps or field trips they experienced as children. Working there now lets them give those opportunities of inspiration to others. That close relationship with the community through art education is what sustained the museum during the beginning of the government mandated shutdowns.


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