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Artist Profile: Karen Mulier

Artist Profile: Karen Mulier

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fiber artist Karen Mulier was recently named a 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council Emerging Artist. She weaves scarves and shawls out of the fiber shorn from the alpacas on her family-run farm in London, Ohio. You can meet her at her very first Columbus Arts Festival this June.

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What to Expect at the 2014 Columbus Arts Festival

What to Expect at the 2014 Columbus Arts Festival

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year’s Columbus Arts Festival will take place along the downtown Riverfront on June 6-8. Festival director Scott Huntley tells us what to expect at this beloved annual summer event.

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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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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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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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Speed Painter Dan Dunn

Speed Painter Dan Dunn

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Houston artist and entertainer Dan Dunn has a background in painting and caricature, but took his talent to a whole new level when faced with the rising costs of raising a family. His unique method of painting with rapid strokes at breathtaking speed has made him a global Internet sensation.

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