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Lewanda Lim at the Cultural Arts Center

Lewanda Lim at the Cultural Arts Center

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The current exhibit at the Columbus Cultural Arts Center offers a rare glimpse into the multi-faceted works of Lewanda Lim, a Filipino-American artist who lives in Gahanna.

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ARTifacts: Japanese Friendship Doll

ARTifacts: Japanese Friendship Doll

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the 1920s, U.S. immigration restrictions created a strained relationship with Japan. In an effort to promote goodwill and ease cultural tensions, an American missionary in Japan initiated an exchange of dolls between children.

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Artist Lewanda Lim, Japanese Friendship Doll, Bootleg Guitars

Artist Lewanda Lim, Japanese Friendship Doll, Bootleg Guitars

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

This time on Broad & High, find out how art explores political unrest and learn how a Japanese Friendship Doll became the symbol of friendship between the United States and Japan in the 1920s.

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Tri-Village Creativity Preview

Tri-Village Creativity Preview

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Next time on Broad & High, join use from some stories of creativity from the Tri-Village neighborhood.

We’ll show scenes from the upcoming documentary Columbus Neighborhoods: Tri-Village documentary include the story of Vaud-Villities and an early Italian family as well as the hidden talent by Grandview Heights artist Amy Leibrand.

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Rube Goldberg Machine Contest 2015

Rube Goldberg Machine Contest 2015

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The College National Finals for the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest were recently held here in Columbus at COSI, where we got a closer look at this creative competition.

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“Fairy Tale” – a poem by Kazim Ali

“Fairy Tale” – a poem by Kazim Ali

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ohio poet Kazim Ali shares his poem “Fairy Tale,” which hints at the story of Icarus from Greek mythology.

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Rube Goldberg Machine Contest, Kazim Ali, Cake Artist, Firefly, Robert Butler Full Episode

Rube Goldberg Machine Contest, Kazim Ali, Cake Artist, Firefly, Robert Butler Full Episode

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

In this episode, at look the the college finals of the Rube Goldberg Machine content, poet Kazim Ali, cake artist Tennille Finnegan-Saldivar, former NASA architect Garrett Finney and an artist profile of Robert Butler who was a member of The Highwaymen, a group of African-American artists in the 1950s.

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Lewanda Lim and Japanese Friendship Doll Preview

Lewanda Lim and Japanese Friendship Doll Preview

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, find out how artist Lewanda Lim explores political unrest and we take a look at the story of the Japanese Friendship Doll from the Ohio History Connection archives.

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Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club

Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

You’ve likely seen them already and wondered how one rides them, not to mention mount them. Those tall, strangely shaped bikes that are a fixture at community festivals and are “Frankensteined” together using a mishmash of spare parts. We went inside Righteous Mothers Bicycle Club to find out what kind of skill it takes to become a member.

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Denny Griffith & Aminah Robinson at the Columbus Metropolitan Club

Denny Griffith & Aminah Robinson at the Columbus Metropolitan Club

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist and MacArthur Prize winner Aminah Robinson is known for telling the story of her community and African-American heritage through her art. She reflected on her career in a recent conversation at the Columbus Metropolitan Club with Denny Griffith, who last year retired as president of the Columbus College of Art & Design.

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