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ARTifacts: The Gowns of Miss America 1963

ARTifacts: The Gowns of Miss America 1963

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

In 1963, Jackie Mayer of Sandusky was crowned Miss America, and she later donated the dress she wore – in addition to other items from her wardrobe – to the Ohio History Center.

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Alan Becker: Animator vs. Animation

Alan Becker: Animator vs. Animation

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s the struggle between a stick figure and its creator, a computer animator. In the fourth installment of this popular online animation series by recent CCAD graduate Alan Becker, the animator engages in an epic battle with his stick figure, who revolts against his creator and takes control over the computer.

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Hidden Mothers

Hidden Mothers

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the 19th century, when photography was still in its infancy, images had to be exposed for long durations before being captured on film. The long exposure time gave way to curious Victoria-era photography conventions as subjects tried to remain perfectly still to avoid a blurry photograph.

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Big Bugs, Gowns of Miss America 1963, Animator vs Animation

Big Bugs, Gowns of Miss America 1963, Animator vs Animation

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

This time on Broad & High, we’ve got big bugs at the Franklin Park Conservatory, pretty dresses from Miss America 1963, angry stick figures in Animator vs. Animation and Hidden Mothers.

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Artist Profile: Mary Ann Crago

Artist Profile: Mary Ann Crago

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mary Ann Crago is a CCAD graduate and a full-time librarian. Her passion of late is creating wall sculptures out of found objects, stuff you would find at an antique shop or flea market. She’s been named one of this year’s Emerging Artists for the Columbus Arts Festival.

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Artist Profile: Alexa Carson

Artist Profile: Alexa Carson

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Alexa Carson in another Emerging Artist you will be able to find at this year’s arts festival. She likes opossums, and frogs and birds. Wildlife is definitely her inspiration and she brings to the canvas amazing details of animals and birds that live right here in Columbus.

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The Salty Caramels & “She’ll Be Coming For Ya”

The Salty Caramels & “She’ll Be Coming For Ya”

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The four members of this all-female Columbus band, The Salty Caramels, describe themselves as salty and sweet, just like our town’s favorite ice-cream flavor. We’ll chat with them about their latest album before sharing the music video for their new single titled “She’ll Be Coming For Ya.”

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Artist Profile: Karen Mulier

Artist Profile: Karen Mulier

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fiber artist Karen Mulier was recently named a 2014 Greater Columbus Arts Council Emerging Artist. She weaves scarves and shawls out of the fiber shorn from the alpacas on her family-run farm in London, Ohio. You can meet her at her very first Columbus Arts Festival this June.

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Columbus Arts Festival Full Episode

Columbus Arts Festival Full Episode

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week we took a look at the work of Mary Ann Crago and Alexa Carson, two upcoming artists who will be featured in the Columbus Arts Festival.

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Big Bugs preview

Big Bugs preview

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, we take a look at Big Bugs at the Franklin Park Conservatory, the Gowns of Miss America 1963 at the Ohio History Connection and Alan Becker’s Animator vs. Animation short film.

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