Jackie Shafer

Jackie Shafer is the Producer of Broad & High. When she's not exploring all the fabulous arts and culture Columbus has to offer, she's choreographing very complicated and physically impossible roller-skating routines in her head.

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Transfigurations at the Wexner Center

Transfigurations at the Wexner Center

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, the Wexner Center for the Arts is featuring the personal art collection of Abigail and Les Wexner.

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Construction Update from the Columbus Museum of Art

Construction Update from the Columbus Museum of Art

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Columbus Museum of Art is on-target to open its new wing in the autumn of 2015. We recently took a hard-hat tour through the current construction phase to bring you the latest update on the renovations.

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Alan Becker: Animator vs. Animation

Alan Becker: Animator vs. Animation

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s the struggle between a stick figure and its creator, a computer animator. In the fourth installment of this popular online animation series by recent CCAD graduate Alan Becker, the animator engages in an epic battle with his stick figure, who revolts against his creator and takes control over the computer.

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The Wexner Center, the Columbus Museum of Art, and Alan Becker HD

The Wexner Center, the Columbus Museum of Art, and Alan Becker HD

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, we visit the Transfiguration exhibit at the Wexner Center for the Arts, get an update on construction at the Columbus Museum of Art and take a look at the popular online series Animator vs. Animation.

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1960s Folk Singer, Plein Air Artist and The Salty Caramels Preview

1960s Folk Singer, Plein Air Artist and The Salty Caramels Preview

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, we’ll introduce you to Bill Cohen, a folk singer that stays true to the spirit of the 1960s. We’ll also meet an artist with a passion for outdoor paining as well as bring you the sweet and salty sounds of a local all-girl band, The Salty Caramels.

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Artist Profile: Amber Groome

Artist Profile: Amber Groome

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist and doll maker Amber Groome says she both loathes and adores each of her hand-made figurines.

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COSI’s 50th Anniversary

COSI’s 50th Anniversary

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

When you go to COSI you’ve probably got science on your mind. But March 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the popular science center, so it’s a good time to think about history, too. WOSU’s Brent Davis tells us how COSI really began when dream met opportunity.

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Artist Profile: Steven Walker

Artist Profile: Steven Walker

| December 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Steven Walker, a well-traveled artist who now lives in Ohio, says the best times of his life were the childhood road trips he took with his family through the countryside of Virginia and his paintings are reminiscent of these times. His landscapes evoke the feelings of discovery that occur around every bend in the road.

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David Danzmayr’s Baton

David Danzmayr’s Baton

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the world of orchestra performance, a conductor’s baton acts as an extension of his arm and is used to enhance the movements necessary to communicate to a stage full of musicians.

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Artist Profile: Sue Cavanaugh

Artist Profile: Sue Cavanaugh

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist Sue Cavanaugh makes fabric sculptures that gather, fold and tumble in the air, offering the illusion of movement, despite being fixed in space. Inspired by a factory used to repair railroad cars, she started working in dimensions she had never tried before.

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