In The News

“Local Artist Embarks on Journey to Bring More Art to Akron”
– Cleveland Magazine, April 23, 2018 

“Akron’s Northside District Gets Colorful Makeover, Thanks in Part to 80 Volunteers”
– Akron Beacon Journal, May 24, 2018

“StageFest Takes Over Highland Square”
– Akron Beacon Journal, May 30, 2018

“Knight Cities Winner @PLAY Plans Busy July with Joy Park Bubble Fest and Swim Parties”
– Cleveland.com, July 5, 2018

“@PLAY brings Art and Activiteies to Akron’s Neighborhoods Throughout July”
– WKSU 89.7, July 9, 2018

“Knight Funds Art, Improvements at Akron Public Pools: Parties Planned Friday and Saturday””
– Akron Beacon Journal, July 10, 2018

“How Did a Bike Ride Lead to a Park Makeover in Akron?”
– WKYC Channel 3, July 10, 2018

“Akron-centric Play Seeks to Bring City’s Neighborhoods Closer”
– Akron Beacon Journal, July 13, 2018

“Creative Force: Artists of the 330 Make Public Statements with Paint, Clay, Steel, and Words”
– Akron Life Magazine, September, 2018

“University of Akron Students, Local Artist to Create Mobile Splash Pad for Neighborhoods”
– Cleveland.com, December 4, 2018

“Creating Fun for Akron Neighborhoods with Mobile Splash Pads”
– WKSU 89.7, December 5, 2018

“Akron is a Masterpiece / Art Collaboration as Big as the City Goes on Display Friday”
– Akron Beacon Journal, December 12, 2018

“Mac Love: ‘Art is as Essential as Going for a Walk in the Woods’”
– The Devil Strip, December 29, 2018

“Four Murals and a Brick Wall: African American History on East Exchange”
– The Devil Strip, February 6, 2019

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“Two Akron Projects Win Funding Through Knight Cities Challenge”
– Akron Beacon Journal, June 11, 2017

“Knight Cities Challenge Awards $500k for Innerbelt, Neighborhood Projects in Akron”
– Cleveland.com, June 12, 2017 

“Akron Social Entrepreneur To Create Neighborhood-Specific Art, While Working Towards His Mission”
– Forbes, June 28, 2017

“Signal Tree Festival Takes Root: Akronites Find What They Love in Themselves and Their City in One Place, in One Mural”
– Akron Beacon Journal, July 29, 2017 

“Art x Love to Kick Off @PLAY, Knight Winner Mural Project, Sept. 2”
– Cleveland.com, August 25, 2017

“Mac Love: Fueling Akron Expression”
– The Devil Strip, August 31, 2017

“Successful Kenmore Better Block a Temporary Utopian Version of What Business District Might Become”
– Akron Beacon Journal, September 2, 2017

“Meet Me in Middlebury Event Creates Temporary Arts District”
– Akron Beacon Journal, September 2, 2017 

“Share Your Vision for Kenmore Boulevard in ‘Imagineer’ Coloring Book”
– Cleveland.com, October 10, 2017

“Kenmore ‘Imagineer’ Coloring Book Contest Winners to Receive Cash Prizes”
– Cleveland.com, December 8, 2017

“Vividly Painted Murals Go Up in Akron’s Middlebury Neighborhood”
– Cleveland.com, January 28, 2018

“Knight Cities Challenge Winner @PLAY Asks North Akron Residents to #CHIMEinAKRON”
– Cleveland.com, March 29, 2018

“Knight Challenge Winner @PLAY, Goodyear Heights Residents Create Water-Themed Murals to Revitalize Reservoir Park”
– Cleveland.com, April 13, 2018