ArtZine Archives For June 2012

Radical Camera at the Columbus Museum of Art

3:34PM
June
25, 2012

Between the years of 1936 and 1951 America began to look inward.  Poverty, racism, hunger and injustice prowled the streets.  New portable cameras became a radical tool for awareness. The New York Photo League, a group of New York photographers joined together with the intention of exposing social issues through their images. Photographs were taken [...]

James Thurber’s Houses

2:28PM
June
25, 2012

Some say that the houses you have lived in determine your worldview.  Maybe you moved around the globe.  Maybe you stayed in one spot.  Either way, the walls that surround you might have something to do with how you understand what lies outside of them. A new exhibit at the Thurber House examines this theory.  [...]

Alina Szapocznikow at the Wex

4:24PM
June
20, 2012

The nature of life is so fleeting, and yet the nature of what we leave behind is so solid; be it an artifact, a piece of art, or even just our corpse. The flux between the permanence and impermanence of the human body is where Alina Szapocznikow’s art lives and breathes so fully.

Artist Michael Jerome Bashaw

11:26AM
June
11, 2012

It’s time to introduce Ohio’s very own Superman of Art. Recent recipient of a Governor’s Award for the Arts is sculptor, Emmy-nominated musician, performer, arts educator, and all around interesting guy Michael Jerome Bashaw.

ArtZine Update- Scott Pasfield’s “Gay in America”

11:15AM
June
11, 2012

Scott Pasfield’s “Gay in America’” honored in many book award lists for 2012.