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The Houston Penetrable

The Houston Penetrable

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Venezuelan artist Jesús Rafael Soto made 25 of his so-called Penetrables – immersive sculptures consisting of dangling tubes, with which viewers can interact. The Houston Penetrable is the only one he designed as a semi-permanent piece, and one of the few he created as an indoor piece. It was the artist’s final and most ambitious work.

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Artist Profile: Tom Ferderbar

Artist Profile: Tom Ferderbar

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Photographer Tom Ferderbar of Wisconsin studied under the renowned landscape photographer Ansel Adams in 1958 and still remembers the lessons he learned back then. He has spent the last 40 years focusing his lens on the landmarks of Route 66 and the landscapes of the American West, specifically the Yosemite and Teton national parks.

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Hebdo

Hebdo

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Meet the Columbus singer-songwriter known as Hebdo and check out the music video for his latest single, “Sailor.”

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Bill & Bob Cohen at the Jewish Community Center

Bill & Bob Cohen at the Jewish Community Center

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Brother Bill and Bob Cohen, recently performed to an audience at the Jewish Community Center in Bexley, sharing more than six decades worth of popular songs written by Jewish songwriters. From “Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer” to “White Christmas,” these songwriters helped define their generation and shape the music of America.

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My Friend Dahmer

My Friend Dahmer

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

John Backderf’s graphic novel My Friend Dahmer explores the life of Jeffrey Dahmer during his awkward teenage years.

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The Chimes of Orton Hall

The Chimes of Orton Hall

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

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 unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…

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Igloo Letterpress

Igloo Letterpress

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Allison Chapman, proprietor of Igloo Letterpress in Worthington, uses antique printing presses to create custom notecards, wedding invitations and handmade books. She shares the story of the oldest printing press she has, which dates back to 1892 and is still in use today.

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Comic Book Artists

Comic Book Artists

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dayton artist Bruce O. Hughes is a comic-book illustrator and shares shares with us his traditional pen-and-ink techniques as well as his digital-illustration process.

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The Art of the Dumpster

The Art of the Dumpster

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

From KVIE in Sacramento There’s a region in Sacramento called the Power Inn. It’s an industrial area with a long history as a hub for waste management companies. And what better symbol to represent the area’s aging industrial center than a dumpster? Last summer, in an effort to showcase the creative side of the neighborhood, [...]

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Solomon’s Castle

Solomon’s Castle

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Located in a rural swampland region in central Florida, about 90 mins from Tampa, there is a home and gallery like no other.

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