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The Urban Landscape at the Riffe Gallery

The Urban Landscape at the Riffe Gallery

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Urban Landscape: A Tale of Grandeur and Abandonment, curated by Christine Fowler Shearer, showcased 63 pieces by 16 Ohio artists at the Riffe Gallery.

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Crocker Museum

Crocker Museum

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since its opening more than 125 years ago, the Crocker Art Museum has been a jewel of the Sacramento Art Community. Through the halls of the original Victorian building and into the heart of the more contemporary pavilion, the museum’s director gives us an inside look at this historic institution.

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In __ We Trust: Art and Money

In __ We Trust: Art and Money

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

This exhibit currently on view at the Columbus Museum of Art addresses the complex nature of money and its relationship to art. Focusing on work made since the 2008 financial crisis, the pieces in this exhibit use currency as a material or subject as the artists explore issues of representation, value and exchange in items [...]

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The 25th Anniversary of the Riffe Gallery

The 25th Anniversary of the Riffe Gallery

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Riffe Gallery is unique to Columbus. It’s located in the Vern Riffe Center downtown which also houses the members of the Ohio legislature and other government agencies. The gallery showcases the work of Ohio artists and curators, and this year is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

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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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D’Art the Gallery Kitty

D’Art the Gallery Kitty

| December 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Dublin Arts Council – like all museums and art galleries – serves as a caretaker of the Arts, from paintings to sculptures. But the DAC is home not only to fine art displays, but also fine feline displays. Allow us to introduce you to D’Art, the gallery kitty.

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“Exchanges”

“Exchanges”

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Exchanges” was a recent art exhibition exploring the dynamics of mentorship. Students from Fort Hayes High School worked alongside professional adult mentors for months, who helped them assemble a portfolio of their work and curate an art show recently on display at the Shot Tower Gallery on the Fort Hayes campus.

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Archaeology Field School

Archaeology Field School

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ohio State University Students uncover Ohio’s buried past in an archeology field school located in Dublin, Ohio. This is a story we gathered while working on the Adena Mound segment as part of the Columbus Neighborhoods: Clintonville documentary. Students learn how to be archaeologists in the field and learn the history of the land.

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Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938

Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City recently presented an in-depth look into the work of René Magritte, the Belgian surrealist who produced some of the 20th century’s most innovative images by challenging ordinary and rational conventions. The touring exhibition is the first to focus exclusively on his breakthrough years leading up to WW II.

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Artist Profile: Myles Harlan

Artist Profile: Myles Harlan

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Myles Harlan is a young, classical musician who found his voice in the oboe. After overcoming many obstacles, from bullying to family hardships, his mentors helped build not only his skills, but also his confidence. He tells us how he came to play the oboe and how he found a way to thrive through the power of music.

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