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Artist Profile: Zeb Andrews

Artist Profile: Zeb Andrews

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Zeb Andrews loves making photographs with a camera that has no viewfinder or lens. He’ll show us how he takes an oatmeal box and turns it into the world’s most primitive camera: the pinhole.

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The Beauty Box

The Beauty Box

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Third Ward neighborhood in Houston, Texas was once a thriving hub of African-American culture and business, full of mom-n-pop shops like “The Beauty Box” – a former beauty parlor that fell on hard times with the rest of the neighborhood. Now, two artists have reimagined the Beauty Box as a community meeting space.

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Silvers Children Art

Silvers Children Art

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Robert Silvers invented the Photomosaic process while he was a student at MIT, a process by which he takes individual pieces of art and puts them together to create one image.

For this project, he partnered with McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas and the local school system to create an installation of 10 large-scale mosaics.

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Artist Profile: April Sunami & the Psychewelic Exhibit

Artist Profile: April Sunami & the Psychewelic Exhibit

| February 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

The work of Columbus artist April Sunami generally includes the female form with a focus on head coverings and elaborate and ornamental hair themes, which she describes as an extension of the psyche and a representation of the spirit. Her work can be viewed along with several other artists at a new exhibit coming to Second Sight Studio this month.

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Tim Decker and Digital Animation

Tim Decker and Digital Animation

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tim Decker is a cartoon animator who has extensive experience in the animation field. He is best known for his work on the Emmy Award-winning show The Simpsons.

Now he is on to his next challenge – pushing students to reach their full potential as digital artists.

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Artist Profile: Nicholas Harper

Artist Profile: Nicholas Harper

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nicholas Harper has gained national notoriety for his surrealistic paintings. His vivid Byzantine- inspired portraits feature long necks, large hands and darkened eyes.

In this segment, Harper explains his craft and gives us a look into his contemporary art exhibit. From KTCA in St. Paul/Minneapolis.

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Artist Profile: Chholing Taha

Artist Profile: Chholing Taha

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Set in lush, highly detailed natural settings, Chholing Taha’s vivid paintings integrate constellations of the night sky with native shapes to tell a universal story about humanity.

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Traxler Tees

Traxler Tees

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Traxler Tees is a Columbus-based t-shirt company whose motto is “Buy Local, Buy Ohio” — all of its shirts and supplies are purchased solely from Ohio-based wholesalers and distributors.

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Hidden Talent: Amy Leibrand

Hidden Talent: Amy Leibrand

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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Artist Profile: James Gulliver Hancock

Artist Profile: James Gulliver Hancock

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Illustrator James Gulliver Hancock’s attempt to draw all of the buildings in the Big Apple began as a way to cope with his move from Australia to New York City. As a child, he used whimsical drawings as a way to communicate.

So he decided to continue his creative practice to capture the architecture of his adopted home city and has never looked back.

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