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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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Chihuly in the Garden

Chihuly in the Garden

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Viewers might remember when the Franklin Park Conservatory became only the 2nd botanical garden in the world to host an exhibition by glass artist Dale Chihuly in 2003, breaking all attendance records at the Conservatory. Chihuly, who has been credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement, has now taken his artwork to the desert.

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Art of the Ohio Supreme Court

Art of the Ohio Supreme Court

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Ohio Judicial Center in downtown Columbus houses the state Supreme Court and related offices of Ohio’s judicial branch of government. Originally opened in 1933 as the Ohio Departments Building, the structure is rich with history, art and architecture.

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Artist Profile: Scott Hocking

Artist Profile: Scott Hocking

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Scott Hocking sees Detroit as a city in transition. By exploring vacant and abandoned spaces, he is trying to recapture the feeling of discovery, just as nature is trying to recapture some territory within the decaying landscape. Through his use of discarded materials to create site-specific installations, he aims to transform the city with creativity and provide a new perspective on its future.

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Artist Profile: Eunice Parsons

Artist Profile: Eunice Parsons

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eunice Parsons is a 97-year-old collage artist, but says her life began at 34 when she entered art school in Portland. And ever since, Parsons has dedicated her life to her passion. She has been a teacher, a painter, a printmaker and a tilemaker but has been focused on collage since the 1970s.

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Artist Profile: Dixie Friend Gay

Artist Profile: Dixie Friend Gay

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Texas artist Dixie Friend Gay has done her part to make airports a calmer place… one mosaic at a time. Airports across the country have commissioned her to install public artworks in an effort to enhance the experience of travel. Drawing inspiration from nature, her large-scale airport installations celebrate each city’s unique and natural beauty.

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