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Weinland Park Story Book

Weinland Park Story Book

| July 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Weinland Park Story Book project is the result of a long collaboration between the Wexner Center for the Arts and the residents and children of the Weinland Park community. The limited-edition graphic anthology offers a glimpse into the rich and colorful history of a neighborhood that has faced dramatic changes over the past 100 years.

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Weinland Park Story Book, Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye, Shakespeare and Autism

Weinland Park Story Book, Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye, Shakespeare and Autism

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, The Weinland Park Story Book project is the result of a long collaboration between the Wexner Center for the Arts and the residents and children of the Weinland Park community. It also features The Dublin Arts Council, The Franklin County Animal Shelter, and Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell.

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Drinks of the Speakeasy

Drinks of the Speakeasy

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Prohibition. It was the age of moonshine and bathtub gin. Join Broad & High host Audrey Hasson and learn how to make authentic cocktails of the Speakeasy Era with help from a bartender at the Ohio Village. We’ll share recipes along with insight into the lengths people went to get their illegal liquor.

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Artist Profile: Maija Miettinen

Artist Profile: Maija Miettinen

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

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.

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Big Bugs At The Franklin Park Conservatory

Big Bugs At The Franklin Park Conservatory

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Big Bugs have landed at the Franklin Park Conservatory for summer! The 10 enormous insect sculptures by artist David Rogers were created from found wood and other natural materials. The 25-foot-long ants near the entrance and an 18-foot praying mantis in the courtyard demonstrate that this exhibit was aptly named.

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Hidden Mothers

Hidden Mothers

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the 19th century, when photography was still in its infancy, images had to be exposed for long durations before being captured on film. The long exposure time gave way to curious Victoria-era photography conventions as subjects tried to remain perfectly still to avoid a blurry photograph.

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Artist Profile: Mary Ann Crago

Artist Profile: Mary Ann Crago

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mary Ann Crago is a CCAD graduate and a full-time librarian. Her passion of late is creating wall sculptures out of found objects, stuff you would find at an antique shop or flea market. She’s been named one of this year’s Emerging Artists for the Columbus Arts Festival.

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Artist Profile: Karen Mulier

Artist Profile: Karen Mulier

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

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.

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Columbus Arts Festival Preview Special

Columbus Arts Festival Preview Special

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

A special edition of Broad & High takes a behind-the-scenes look at the 2015 Columbus Arts Festival presented by the Greater Columbus Arts Council.

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BalletMet Dancers Jimmy Orrante & Carrie West

BalletMet Dancers Jimmy Orrante & Carrie West

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jimmy Orrante, known for playing the lead in BalletMet’s Dracula, retired from the stage this spring. Carrie West, who played the original Lucy opposite Orrante’s Dracula, also retired this season. We recently sat down with both of them to reflect on their careers and find out what comes next for these two stars of the stage.

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