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Canstruction

Canstruction

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this event, large structures are made entirely out of full cans of food and non-perishable items, and the creations are then on public display as a giant art exhibition. At the end of the event, all of the food is donated to local food banks.

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Artist Profile: Sara Swink

Artist Profile: Sara Swink

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ceramic artist Sara Swink uses her inner child and her psyche to create ceramic figures that she says embody a psychological stance with a dash of humor. She shares with us her process, her creatures and where she looks for inspiration.

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Artist Profile: Charlotte McGraw

Artist Profile: Charlotte McGraw

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Charlotte has since created a fictional town called Charlottesville, where creatures that are misunderstood, disrespected and rejected find a home, a hug, unconditional acceptance… and a permanent mayor named Charlotte.

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Maza Blaska

Maza Blaska

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The members of Maza Blaska refer to their unique style of music as “gypsy rock,” with a sound that seems to span across the globe, fusing elements of African and South-American rhythms and melodies.

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Artist Profile: Joseph Watson

Artist Profile: Joseph Watson

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Painter and illustrator Joseph Watson spends his time observing the world around him. When he first arrived in Las Vegas, he saw the city as one big blank canvas – and he was ready to paint.

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Short North Murals

Short North Murals

| April 30, 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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“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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Gary Gardiner: My Final Photo

Gary Gardiner: My Final Photo

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gary Gardiner is a retired news photographer who spent more than 40 years with The Associated Press. Since his retirement in November 2004, he has been taking a photo every day and posting it to his blog: My Final Photo.

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Artist Jenny Fine and “Flat Granny”

Artist Jenny Fine and “Flat Granny”

| April 23, 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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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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