Currently on view at the Dublin Arts Council is a rarely viewed collection of works from Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Eddie Adams. Adams, who died in 2004. Adams’ widow, Alyssa, and Hal Buell, his photo editor at the Associated Press, reflect upon the work and career of the late Eddie Adams.
Us is Them is an exhibition of 75 works of art from a group of international artists whose work confronts issues of politics, religion and racism. Reflecting timely and potent issues of social justice and current affairs, the pieces aim to inspire reflection and raise awareness about the things that connect us, rather than separate us.
From The Ohio State University – University Communications Parking booths don’t usually turn heads. But some new playful ticket booths in downtown Columbus have gotten an artful makeover. It’s all part of a public art project that transforms mundane structures and challenges others to think of new uses for everyday spaces.
The National Medal of Arts is the highest award given to artists by the United States government honoring the accomplishments of those engaged in the arts. President Obama presented the awards earlier this month in a ceremony at the White House. Columbus-based artist Ann Hamilton was among eleven who received citations during the ceremony.
We learn to make Prohibition Era cocktails from a bartender at Ohio Village and then take a look at the life and career of photojournalist Eddie Adams whose rarely viewed collection of works is on display at the Dublin Arts Council.