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Artist Profile: Steven Walker

Artist Profile: Steven Walker

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Steven Walker, a well-traveled artist who now lives in Ohio, says the best times of his life were the childhood road trips he took with his family through the countryside of Virginia and his paintings are reminiscent of these times. His landscapes evoke the feelings of discovery that occur around every bend in the road.

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Artist Profile: Sue Cavanaugh

Artist Profile: Sue Cavanaugh

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist Sue Cavanaugh makes fabric sculptures that gather, fold and tumble in the air, offering the illusion of movement, despite being fixed in space. Inspired by a factory used to repair railroad cars, she started working in dimensions she had never tried before.

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Fresh Artists

Fresh Artists

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In response to decreased funding and cuts in academic arts programming, a group of Philadelphia art teachers formed Fresh Artists, a non-profit organization that introduces students to art-making and philanthropy. Children create and then donate pieces of artwork.

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Art for Industry: Textile Design in the Modern Age

Art for Industry: Textile Design in the Modern Age

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

This exhibit of textiles-in-transition was recently on display in Denver, Colorado. During World War II, textiles reflected the austerity of the time with quiet and simple designs. But after the war, a sense of hope and rebuilding infused the arts reflecting a dramatic shift in style.

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Hearts United

Hearts United

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Valentine’s Day earlier this month, Second Sight Studio in Franklinton organized a family-friendly public art project in a one-acre lot in Franklinton.

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Barkitecture

Barkitecture

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Barkitecture” is a Houston, Texas competition that challenged the region’s top design firms to create artsy abodes for our four-legged friends. This story might actually have you wishing you could spend some time in the dog house.

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Artist Profile: Zeb Andrews

Artist Profile: Zeb Andrews

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Zeb Andrews loves making photographs with a camera that has no viewfinder or lens. He’ll show us how he takes an oatmeal box and turns it into the world’s most primitive camera: the pinhole.

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Artist Profile: Kasia Billhartz

Artist Profile: Kasia Billhartz

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

This segment features an artist who literally plays with fire. Kasia Billhartz creates large-scale burning sculptures that she exhibits at festivals across the country. From OPB in Portland, Oregon.

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Suzanne Vilmain

Suzanne Vilmain

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Artist Suzanne Vilmain of Santa Fe, New Mexico creates books as containers for exploration. From handmade sketchbooks to recycled novels, she doesn’t need words to make a statement. Take a look as she shows us how the beauty of bookmaking goes far beyond a beginning, middle and end.

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Brazilian artist Lucia Koch at the Wexner Center

Brazilian artist Lucia Koch at the Wexner Center

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Via Brasil is the Wexner Center for the Art’s multidisciplinary initiative focusing on contemporary art and culture in Brazil.

Lucia Koch, a contemporary artist who lives and works in Sao Paulo, created a new, site-specific installation in the lobby of the Wex, where she uses mirrors to transform the space.

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