The Ohio Statehouse was once the tallest building in town and considered a destination spot for honeymooning couples from the countryside. The staircase to the top has been closed to the public for years, but we were given a peek into the space that once offered the best view in town of the Columbus landscape.
Last month the Wexner Center for the Arts presented the theater is a blank page; a collaboration between internationally renowned visual artist Ann Hamilton, who lives and works in Columbus, and the SITI Company, an experimental theater company based in New York.
Take a tour through the Ohio Statehouse which used to offer one of the best views of the city of Columbus. Also the Wexner Center presents theater is a blank page, a collaboration between Columbus Artist Ann Hamilton and the SITI company. Also, Alfred Tibor recently gifted 3 sculptures to Upper Arlington.
Neil Clark is a founding member of Grant Street Consultants and probably best known in Ohioâ€™s political circles as a veteran lobbyist for the movers and shakers in the Republican Party. He has played a key role in the GOP domination of the Ohio Statehouse since the early 1980s when he was a Senate staffer.
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.