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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.