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Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club

Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

You’ve likely seen them already and wondered how one rides them, not to mention mount them. Those tall, strangely shaped bikes that are a fixture at community festivals and are “Frankensteined” together using a mishmash of spare parts. We went inside Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club to find out what kind of skill it takes to become a member.

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Denny Griffith & Aminah Robinson at the Columbus Metropolitan Club

Denny Griffith & Aminah Robinson at the Columbus Metropolitan Club

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist and MacArthur Prize winner Aminah Robinson is known for telling the story of her community and African-American heritage through her art. She reflected on her career in a recent conversation at the Columbus Metropolitan Club with Denny Griffith, who last year retired as president of the Columbus College of Art & Design.

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Columbus Cyclists Fix Their Own Rides at 3rd Hand Bike Co-op

Columbus Cyclists Fix Their Own Rides at 3rd Hand Bike Co-op

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Want to make biking an everyday part of your life? Try getting started at 3rd Hand Bicycle, a local co-op that promotes cycling by providing the community with the facilities, tools, skills and knowledge to repair and maintain their own bicycles.

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Righteous Mothers, Aminah Robinson, Third Hand Bicycle Co-op

Righteous Mothers, Aminah Robinson, Third Hand Bicycle Co-op

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Broad & High, meet a gang of righteous mothers at the Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club and creative insights from Aminah Robinson and Denny Griffith.

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ARTifacts: Artist Ralph Fanning

ARTifacts: Artist Ralph Fanning

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

We’re launching a new sub-series within Broad & High called ARTifacts.  This series of occasional shorts will feature hidden treasures from the archives of the Ohio History Center.  They’ll be peppered into the show every couple of weeks. The first features the artwork of architectural painter and OSU instructor Ralph Fanning (b. 1889) and why his paintings are important to Columbus.

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Art at the Arnold

Art at the Arnold

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

This year at the Arnold Sports Festival 50 artists who showcase their skills in model-drawing and painting, using these sculpted athletes as their subject matter.

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A Tradition of Progress

A Tradition of Progress

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Tradition of Progress shares the story of Ohio through what is perhaps the most transformative time period in American history.

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Columbus Moving Company: Puppets

Columbus Moving Company: Puppets

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Columbus Moving Company is collaborating with the Zoot Theatre Company in a performance that combines puppetry with dance to present a modern fable.

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Artist Profile: Charlotte McGraw

Artist Profile: Charlotte McGraw

| March 18, 2015 | 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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The Joseph Hotel and the Ohio Portfolio

The Joseph Hotel and the Ohio Portfolio

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Columbus’ new boutique art hotel opened in January in the Short North. The Joseph features art by Ohio artists and is part of the Le Méridien brand of cosmopolitan hotels.

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