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Artist Profile: Malcolm J

Artist Profile: Malcolm J

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Malcolm J picked up his pencil once more. He’s now largely known for his architectural drawings of the Short North, where he can often be seen sketching live on High Street during Gallery Hop. But he wants everyone to know he’s much more than a street artist.

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The Glamazons

The Glamazons

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Glamazons are drag performers… but without the queen. The group stages out-of-this-world productions at Wall Street Nightclub downtown that feel less about imitating women and more about showcasing sci-fi fantasy creatures that are both fierce and fabulous. It’s art before gender with this Columbus band of alien drag rebels.

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Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Neil Clark is a founding member of Grant Street Consultants and probably best known in Ohio’s political circles as a veteran lobbyist for the movers and shakers in the Republican Party. He has played a key role in the GOP domination of the Ohio Statehouse since the early 1980s when he was a Senate staffer.

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The Last Supper

The Last Supper

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Artist Julie Green shares the details of her provocative exhibit, The Last Supper, and gives viewers a tour of the more than 500 plates that encompass her installation — each with its own dark story to tell.

Each plate documents the last meal of a death-row inmate.

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Forceful Perceptions at the King Arts Complex

Forceful Perceptions at the King Arts Complex

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Forceful Perceptions, at the King Arts Complex explores the underlining implications of violence being perpetuated against the black community in America.

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Artist Profile: Maija Miettinen

Artist Profile: Maija Miettinen

| February 18, 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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Open Heart Creatures

Open Heart Creatures

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Open Heart Creatures are custom body puppets made by Columbus artist Heidi Kambitsch. Her designs are used to inspire creativity through play.

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Artist Profile: Todd Camp

Artist Profile: Todd Camp

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist Todd Camp, who currently works as an administrator for the Columbus Cultural Arts Center, finds refuge at his farm in Newark and says his abstract paintings are largely influenced by his surroundings.

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Metalsmiths Anne Holman & Jen Townsend

Metalsmiths Anne Holman & Jen Townsend

| February 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The strip mines of the rural Midwest influenced the artwork of metalsmiths Anne Holman and Jen Townsend, who recently opened a storefront in Grandview that provides retail space for more than 50 local artists.

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The Stately Heads of David Adickes

The Stately Heads of David Adickes

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Inspired after a visit to Mount Rushmore, Houston artist David Adickes decided that the only way to appreciate the details of the facial features of those monumental carvings up close was to create his own. He sculpted 43 enormous busts – one of each American president – and they are all on view outside his studio in Texas.

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