Most of us can name a fair number of American composers – Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, John Williams. All have written great music which has become part of the musical landscape. How about these composers? Nico Muhly, Amy Wurtz, Michael Daugherty, Augusta Read Thomas and Joan Tower? Possibly not so familiar.That will [...]
WOSU Theatre Critic Joy Reilly and OSU Graduate Student Allison Brogan discuss CATCO’s 2011 production of Souvenir by Stephen Temperley.
Java Kitrick â€œMiss Puffin:â€ Arts Partner â€œTo be able to live an artful life is a wonderful part of America.â€ Java Kitrick arrived in Columbus 30 years ago on Peopleâ€™s Express from New York to visit her best friend whom she met at NYU in 1968â€”and she never left town.Â Kitrickâ€™s passion for making a [...]
The practice of art is often something akin to devotion. It can be all-consuming; the focus of your entire life. In Paula Hayesâ€™ delicate and beautiful terrariums on display at the Wexner Center, it is clear to see that what she is devoted to are plants.
The Columbus Museum of Art celebrates the remarkable influence of Caravaggio on the art world. As infamous as he was famous, the exhibit features a single painting by Caravaggio, surrounded by the work of his contemporaries inspired by his bombastic, challenging style.
An expansive photography exhibition from the United Kingdom aims to change the way people see Down Syndrome.
Songs are time machines. They take you back to very specific times in your life, they push you forward or they help to center you in the very moment you are in. They become warm blankets in times of sadness, and a mentor in times of contemplation. For painter Milisa Valliere, songs are her way into her paintings.
Trees aren’t just for planting. A new mural catapulted by Wild Goose Creative perks up Old North Columbus.
44 teams of filmmakers write, direct, and edit a film in less than 48 hours. Do you think you could do that?
Homeless who sell the Korean edition of The Big Issue get more than just a paycheck: they get exercise, relaxation and beauty in the form of free ballet classes.
When was the last time you explored your city? Matt Logsdon wants to break up your daily routine with the Bus Project, â€œa civic pride project designed to promote places unique to Columbus, Ohio, advocate a pedestrian lifestyle, and bring together Columbus communities through active participation in the arts.â€