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The Journey to Normal

The Journey to Normal

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

“The Journey to Normal” exhibition, presented by The Pump House Center for the Arts in Chillicothe, featured veteran-made artwork created from the materials of military uniforms worn in service.

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The School of Piano Technology for the Blind

The School of Piano Technology for the Blind

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Vancouver-based “piano hospital” has been teaching blind adults the art of piano refurbishing and tuning since the 1940s. We follow one student as he tunes and restores a piano for Vancouver’s “Keys to the City” – a program that places pianos around town for the community to play.

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Weinland Park Story Book

Weinland Park Story Book

| December 31, 2014 | 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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A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

BalletMet dancer and Columbus native Samantha Lewis has been with the company for six years. She shows us what life is like as a ballet dancer, both on stage and off.

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Behind the Scenes at Columbus Metropolitan Library

Behind the Scenes at Columbus Metropolitan Library

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Columbus Metropolitan Library serves 21 locations in Franklin County, and its operations center in Gahanna serves as a hub for the movement of all the materials that move through the system. We sneak behind the scenes after dark to find out just exactly how the books get onto the shelf.

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Artist Jenny Fine and “Flat Granny”

Artist Jenny Fine and “Flat Granny”

| December 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

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 “Flat Granny” series, soon to be on view at the Dublin Arts Council. The artist photographed her grandmother during the last ten years of her life.

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Short North Murals

Short North Murals

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The series of murals dotting the Short North marks the second time in recent years that the urban arts district has installed large-scale public artwork on brick buildings to showcase young professional artists from the area.

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Artist Profile: Bill Cohen

Artist Profile: Bill Cohen

| December 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Bill Cohen recently retired after spending more than 40 years reporting for Ohio’s public radio and television stations, covering important issues of government and public policy. But when he wasn’t using his voice to report current events, he was using it through music and song to encourage listeners to remember headlines from the past.

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Transfigurations at the Wexner Center

Transfigurations at the Wexner Center

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, the Wexner Center for the Arts is featuring the personal art collection of Abigail and Les Wexner.

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Artist Profile: Amber Groome

Artist Profile: Amber Groome

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist and doll maker Amber Groome says she both loathes and adores each of her hand-made figurines.

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