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Artist Profile: Mike Elsass

Artist Profile: Mike Elsass

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

From ThinkTV in Dayton Mike Elsass is known for putting his brush before his brain. His method of painting is as unique as his canvas of rusted sheet metal. By not thinking too hard about what he’s painting, where the paint drips, or even the direction the final piece will hang, he is able to [...]

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Jim Arter’s Life Within Art

Jim Arter’s Life Within Art

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist Jim Arter has lived his life within art. A retrospective of his career is currently on view at the Cultural Arts Center, where Arter has installed many pieces from his personal residence – from his Japanese-style tea garden to his dining-room tablecloth that boasts the signatures of the who’s who in Central Ohio’s [...]

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The Heart Gallery

The Heart Gallery

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

From WEDU in Tampa, Florida It’s the art of capturing a child’s spirit – photographing an unguarded moment in the emotional life of a foster child. The Heart Gallery of America uses inspiring photos to match children with prospective new parents. This innovative and unique recruitment model for adoptive parents has grown to dozens of [...]

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Deane Arnold Puts Jack-o’-Lanterns to Shame

Deane Arnold Puts Jack-o’-Lanterns to Shame

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Deane Arnold is a 51-year-old graphic artist from Reynoldsburg who works in many mediums, however when the leaves begin to turn, it’s mostly gourds.

He just started carving 3D pumpkins last year and now cars and onlookers line the street to see his creations.

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October 22, 2014 Full Episode

October 22, 2014 Full Episode

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, the Chimes of Orton Hall, Day of the Dead Skeletons, Pumpkin Carver Deane Arnold, and Houston’s Historic Glenwood Cemetery. This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most [...]

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Sullivant’s Travels

Sullivant’s Travels

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sullivant’s Travels is a site-specific journey through the mind of a building – namely Ohio State’s newly renovated Sullivant Hall, home to the university’s dance department. World-renowned director and choreographer Stephan Koplowitz developed eleven simultaneous performance elements featuring artists from OSU’s Department of Dance, School of Music and Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and [...]

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The Art of Belly Dancing

The Art of Belly Dancing

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

After studying with a professional belly dancer in Turkey – and even auditioning for the Belly Dance Superstars – Karen Bradford settled in Columbus and currently teaches classes on this unique and ancient art at Worthington Community Center.

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Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection

Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]

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Beck & Orr Bookbinders

Beck & Orr Bookbinders

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Founded more than 100 years ago in Columbus, with its first location downtown on State Street where the Ohio Theatre now stands, Beck & Orr Bookbinders specializes in the repair and restoration of the precious books.

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Bexley Aviator Jerrie Mock

Bexley Aviator Jerrie Mock

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.

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