“Anything you can do, I can do better.” So sang Annie Oakley in Annie Get Your Gun. Whether it’s on ice skates, in Cirque de Soleil, or in a concert hall, clowning around often is more difficult than playing it straight. Victor Borge set the tone for Classical comedy, followed quickly by Peter Schickele’s alter-ego [...]
Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
You’ve heard a lot about the recognition that our museum has received in the past few months. Find out why our museum stands out from Executive Director Nannette Maciejunes and Education Director Cindy Foley. It’s all about creativity. Background: The Columbus Museum of Art has redefined what it means to engage in the arts. By [...]
Check in with home grown blues king Sean Carney teaches a whole new generation his guitar secrets.
The 13 Ohio based artists in Poetics of Pattern explore the process of design-making through a variety of scales, media, forms and colors. Through their repetitive processes, we find a language of beauty and meaning that seeks to create order and connection in our increasingly complex lives. Poetics of Pattern at the Riffe Gallery Now [...]
ROY G BIV Gallery is proud to present an exhibition in conjunction with our community partner ACE – Art for Community Expression. From http://roygbivgallery.org: In the late 1970s the Columbus Foundation administered a fund to assist individuals to travel to Africa with an international study program. Mary Ann Williams and Kojo Kamau were recipients in 1978. [...]
In this ArtZine episode, we learn about penny scales – once on every main street they are now in a one-of-a-kind collection.
Columbus blues guitarist Sean Carney talks about the fun and family atmosphere at the Creekside Blues Festival. June 14th – 16th 2013. Creekside Blues Festival
Meet the Capital Area Paper Shapers, a group devoted to the art of Origami in Columbus, Ohio.
Juror Christian Faur takes time to talk about artwork chosen for the Ohio Art League Spring Juried exhibition. He shares his thoughts regarding the work on an individual basis, but also how pieces interact with one another. The exhibition hangs at the State Library of Ohio.
Artist Rod Sounik talks about the spontaneity of glass blowing and shaping.