Maija Miettinen was born in Helsinki, Finland but currently lives and works in Columbus where she is a third-year graduate student in the MFA program in the Department of Art at The Ohio State University. Her art practice is focused mainly on non-representational painting. She recently welcomed us into her studio to document her creative process.
Fiber artist Karen Mulier was recently named a 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council Emerging Artist. She weaves scarves and shawls out of the fiber shorn from the alpacas on her family-run farm in London, Ohio. You can meet her at her very first Columbus Arts Festival this June.
Want to make biking an everyday part of your life? Try getting started at 3rd Hand Bicycle, a local co-op that promotes cycling by providing the community with the facilities, tools, skills and knowledge to repair and maintain their own bicycles.
Greenlawn Abbey is the resting place of notable characters in Columbus from Thurston the Magician to the Sells Brothers of circus fame. While the history of the building is remarkable, the care and upkeep of the building falls to volunteers who are currently working to restore the 60 stained glass windows. Meet the caretakers of [...]
On the next Broad & High, Devon Palmer shows off his woodturning skills. Learn how Ohio paved the way for modernism, and puppets and dance collide in a new production at the Garden Theatre.
Malcolm J picked up his pencil once more. He’s now largely known for his architectural drawings of the Short North, where he can often be seen sketching live on High Street during Gallery Hop. But he wants everyone to know he’s much more than a street artist.
The Glamazons are drag performers… but without the queen. The group stages out-of-this-world productions at Wall Street Nightclub downtown that feel less about imitating women and more about showcasing sci-fi fantasy creatures that are both fierce and fabulous. It’s art before gender with this Columbus band of alien drag rebels.