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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Columbus artist Jenny Fine says her camera has become a tool for facilitating intimacy between herself and her family, and nowhere is that more evident than in her â€œFlat Grannyâ€ series, soon to be on view at the Dublin Arts Council. The artist photographed her grandmother during the last ten years of her life.
Charlotte Belland, who teaches computer animation at CCAD, was invited this summer to install works of miniature art at S.Dot Gallery – a dollhouse-sized art gallery featuring monthly exhibits curated by Columbus artist Stephanie Rond. But when Charlotte installed her tiny, 3-D printed zebras, the place turned into a zoo.
Currently on view at the Dublin Arts Council is a rarely viewed collection of works from Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Eddie Adams. Adams, who died in 2004. Adams’ widow, Alyssa, and Hal Buell, his photo editor at the Associated Press, reflect upon the work and career of the late Eddie Adams.
Celeste Malvar-Stewart is a Columbus-based couture fashion designer who works solely with sustainable items. She creates her fabric with wool and dyes her fiber with plant-based products. Her recent collection, Local Sound, threads together her love of her adopted city, her eco-conscious sensibility and her spirit of collaboration.
Us is Them is an exhibition of 75 works of art from a group of international artists whose work confronts issues of politics, religion and racism. Reflecting timely and potent issues of social justice and current affairs, the pieces aim to inspire reflection and raise awareness about the things that connect us, rather than separate us.
Explore the new 50,000 square foot wing of the Columbus Museum of Art. Ohio history curator Cliff Eckle shows us artifacts from the crash site of the USS Shenandoah. Ticket booths in downtown Columbus turn heads after getting an artful makeover. Larry Smith hosts a meet-up at Katzinger’s Deli to encourage people to share stories in just six words.
Since 2006, Larry Smith has been encouraging people share moving and insightful stories in just six words. He recently launched “Six in the City” as a tool to promote civic engagement. He recently hosted a meet-up at Katzinger’s Deli in German Village, where deli owner Diane Warren shared her six-word memoir: “Miami deli made me do it.”
From The Ohio State University – University Communications Parking booths don’t usually turn heads. But some new playful ticket booths in downtown Columbus have gotten an artful makeover. It’s all part of a public art project that transforms mundane structures and challenges others to think of new uses for everyday spaces.