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Ladies of Longford

Ladies of Longford

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Celtic sounds of The Ladies of Longford. Celebrating more than a dozen years in the local music scene of Columbus, the five women who make up the band often infuse elements of country and rock into their songs, creating a unique blend of both traditional and contemporary Irish styles.

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The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

COSI Columbus combines science with history and culture in its new interactive exhibit about the crime-solving practices of Sherlock Holmes.

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“Shop Talk with Old Familiar Barbershop”

“Shop Talk with Old Familiar Barbershop”

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

CCAD student Richard Smith recently produced a short film featuring a barbershop in the Olde Towne East neighborhood of Columbus. These modern-day barbers might transform whatever conceptions you might have of the traditional barbershop.

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MoJoFlo & M.M.I.A. (Music Makes it Alright)

MoJoFlo & M.M.I.A. (Music Makes it Alright)

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

With a little bit of funk and whole lotta soul, the local band MoJoFlo is nothing short of old-school fun meant to get people up off their feet.

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Hearts United

Hearts United

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Valentine’s Day earlier this month, Second Sight Studio in Franklinton organized a family-friendly public art project in a one-acre lot in Franklinton.

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Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910

Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

At the turn of the 20th century, a wide spectrum of exciting work was being created by avant-garde artists in Paris, showcasing the city’s nightlife scenes — from seedy brothels to bawdy cabarets.

A new exhibit at Columbus Museum of Art focuses on a group of artists at the center of this artistic and cultural scene of Paris.

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A Conversation with ProMusica’s David Danzmayr

A Conversation with ProMusica’s David Danzmayr

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Danzmayr was appointed last year as Music Director of the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra. Born and raised in Austria, he grew up playing the piano but always knew what path he would inevitably pursue, having been fascinated as a child to the movement and gestures of the conductor.

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Artist Profile: April Sunami & the Psycheñwelic Exhibit

Artist Profile: April Sunami & the Psycheñwelic 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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Angela Perley & The Howlin’ Moons: “Hurricane”

Angela Perley & The Howlin’ Moons: “Hurricane”

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since their incarnation in 2009, Columbus-based musicians Angela Perley & The Howling Moons have built a steady following with their unique blend of Americana and good ole’ rock-n-roll. The group’s first full-length record, “Hey Kid,” was released this January and contains the fiery single “Hurricane.”

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Artist Profile: John Sunami

Artist Profile: John Sunami

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist John Sunami has created many pieces of public art. His latest installation is a sculpture at the new Maloney Health Center on the city’s South Side.

Sunami talks about his interests in many forms of art and also discusses the opportunities and obligations that come with a commission to create art for a public space.

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