Austrian composer Franz Schubert was born on January 31, 1797, and I’ll have a couple of his works on the next Fretworks, which happens to be on that date. Also on the program, music from South America from Astor Piazzolla and Carlos Guastavino. Guitarist John Williams and the Australian Chamber Orchestra will play an arrangement of [...]
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.Â It’s all about creativity. Background: The Columbus Museum of Art has redefined what it means to engage in the arts.Â 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 [...]
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.
Artist Rod Sounik talks about the spontaneity of glass blowing and shaping.
Meet artist Amanda Louise Spayd, a sculptor who crafts endearing doll sized creatures.
Momentum â€“ Excellence at the Speed of Dance is a project that teaches over 800 elementary students per year self discipline, teamwork and creative thinking.Â In partnership with BalletMet, Momentum is now celebrating its 10th year. Check out their performances this Friday May 17th at the Capitol Theatre in the Riffe Center.Â 10:30am and 1pm.Â [...]
Curated by the Columbus Museum of Art’s photography expert, Catherine Evans (William and Sara Soter Curator of Photography), this exhibit looks at the vibrant state of photography in Ohio..from darkrooms (yes..artists still use those) to cutting edge digital technology. The Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery showcases the work of Ohio’s artists and the collections of [...]