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A Conversation with Donna Collins

A Conversation with Donna Collins

| July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

This summer, Donna Collins began her new post as executive director of the Ohio Arts Council. WOSU General Manager Tom Rieland sat down with Collins in the Riffe Gallery to talk about her vision for the agency and the arts in Ohio.

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Claymation artist Seth Mittag

Claymation artist Seth Mittag

| July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

We stop by artist and animator Seth Mittag’s Texas home where many of his claymation scenes take shape.

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Alan Becker: Animator vs. Animation

Alan Becker: Animator vs. Animation

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s the struggle between a stick figure and its creator, a computer animator. In the fourth installment of this popular online animation series by recent CCAD graduate Alan Becker, the animator engages in an epic battle with his stick figure, who revolts against his creator and takes control over the computer.

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Artist Profile: Mary Ann Crago

Artist Profile: Mary Ann Crago

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mary Ann Crago is a CCAD graduate and a full-time librarian. Her passion of late is creating wall sculptures out of found objects, stuff you would find at an antique shop or flea market. She’s been named one of this year’s Emerging Artists for the Columbus Arts Festival.

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Fresh A.I.R. Gallery’s Anniversary Exhibit

Fresh A.I.R. Gallery’s Anniversary Exhibit

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fresh A.I.R. (Artists in Recovery) gallery is now celebrating its first ten years by featuring new works from pervious exhibitors.

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Jimmy Orrante & Carrie West, ARTifacts: Hair Art, Fresh A.I.R.

Jimmy Orrante & Carrie West, ARTifacts: Hair Art, Fresh A.I.R.

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jimmy Orrante and Carrie West discuss their retirement from BalletMet, we take a tour of the Ohio History Center’s collection of hair art, and Fresh A.I.R. (Artists in Recovery) celebrates ten years by featuring new work from old contributors.

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Hidden Talent: Amy Leibrand

Hidden Talent: Amy Leibrand

| May 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Grandview artist Amy Leibrand* is an environmental researcher for a global research and development non-profit organization where she studies climate-change impacts and renewable-energy technologies.

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Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

| May 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Neil Clark is a founding member of Grant Street Consultants and probably best known in Ohio’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.

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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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Artist Profile: Jason Wolff

Artist Profile: Jason Wolff

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jason Wolff has been working with clay for more than 25 years. Working and teaching out of his home in Blacklick, Ohio, with his wife Sara, all of their pottery is hand-crafted and meant to be functional.

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