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Artist Profile: Amanda Louise Spayd

Artist Profile: Amanda Louise Spayd

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Artist Amanda Louise Spayd has created has a whole world populated by endearing doll-sized creatures. Her fabric creations bring to mind cast-off children’s toys and ill-conceived taxidermy experiments with crooked human teeth.

Their nervous and spooked appearance leaves one to wonder whether they look like this because they were abandoned.

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Artist Profile: Tim Jaeger

Artist Profile: Tim Jaeger

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tim Jaeger wants his paintings to be a verb instead of a noun. With bold brush strokes and vibrant color, the subjects on his canvas are filled with emotion and intensity. Even when they are roosters.

Drawing inspiration from his childhood, his roosters are full of humanity and are garnering attention from collectors.

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Artist Profile: Jason Wolff

Artist Profile: Jason Wolff

| December 18, 2013 | 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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WOSU’s Tom Rieland in Conversation with CCAD’s Denny Griffith

WOSU’s Tom Rieland in Conversation with CCAD’s Denny Griffith

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

A treasured arts leaders will be retiring next summer from his post as President of the Columbus College of Art & Design. Denny Griffith has long advocated that the livability of Columbus is tied to the vibrancy of our arts scene and was recently honored by the Greater Columbus Arts Council as the epitome of the “artist citizen.”

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The Last Supper

The Last Supper

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Artist Julie Green shares the details of her provocative exhibit, The Last Supper, and gives viewers a tour of the more than 500 plates that encompass her installation — each with its own dark story to tell.

Each plate documents the last meal of a death-row inmate.

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Holiday Memories from Lazarus Department Store

Holiday Memories from Lazarus Department Store

| November 27, 2013 | 1 Comment

This is the time of year when kids are dreaming of Sugar Plum fairies, or the latest digital device they hope appears under the Christmas tree.

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The Modern Table: Ohio Furniture Designers

The Modern Table: Ohio Furniture Designers

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Modern Table: Ohio Furniture Designers showcases the works of 26 artists, including industrial designers, fine artists, furniture makers, engineers, an architect and others.

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Aminah Robinson Mural — Revisited

Aminah Robinson Mural — Revisited

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

How do we preserve public art? In 2005, WOSU’s ArtZine documented the creation of a new mural based on Aminah Robinson’s textile work, “A Street Called Home.”

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Artist Profile: Michael Endo

Artist Profile: Michael Endo

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Michael Endo thrives on uncertainty because he loves discovery. He is constantly challenging himself with mediums, materials…and deadlines.

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Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

| November 20, 2013 | 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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