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“Exchanges”

“Exchanges”

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Exchanges” was a recent art exhibition exploring the dynamics of mentorship. Students from Fort Hayes High School worked alongside professional adult mentors for months, who helped them assemble a portfolio of their work and curate an art show recently on display at the Shot Tower Gallery on the Fort Hayes campus.

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Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926–1938

Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926–1938

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City recently presented an in-depth look into the work of René Magritte, the Belgian surrealist who produced some of the 20th century’s most innovative images by challenging ordinary and rational conventions. The touring exhibition is the first to focus exclusively on his breakthrough years leading up to WW II.

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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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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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Artist Profile: Kasia Billhartz

Artist Profile: Kasia Billhartz

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

This segment features an artist who literally plays with fire. Kasia Billhartz creates large-scale burning sculptures that she exhibits at festivals across the country. From OPB in Portland, Oregon.

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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: Edgar Allan Poe

Artist Profile: Edgar Allan Poe

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

This week marks the 205th birthday of Edgar Allan Poe. The exhibition “Terror of the Soul” at the Morgan Library and Museum in New York City brings together more than 100 items related to his poetry, fiction and literary criticism.

Co-curator Declan Kiely speaks about the author’s writing process and the influence of his tales and poems, which have frightened and thrilled readers for more than 150 years.

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