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Big Bugs At The Franklin Park Conservatory

Big Bugs At The Franklin Park Conservatory

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Big Bugs have landed at the Franklin Park Conservatory for summer! The 10 enormous insect sculptures by artist David Rogers were created from found wood and other natural materials. The 25-foot-long ants near the entrance and an 18-foot praying mantis in the courtyard demonstrate that this exhibit was aptly named.

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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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July 23, 2014 – Full Episode

July 23, 2014 – Full Episode

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this week’s Broad and High, an all local episode featuring a new “Blue Butterflies” exhibit at the Franklin Park Conservatory, a global dance project and more!

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July 23 Preview

July 23 Preview

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad and High, blue butterfly at the Franklin Park Conservatory, a local dance project goes global and more!

Watch Wednesday, July 23 at 7:30 pm on WOSU TV.

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Chihuly in the Garden

Chihuly in the Garden

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Viewers might remember when the Franklin Park Conservatory became only the 2nd botanical garden in the world to host an exhibition by glass artist Dale Chihuly in 2003, breaking all attendance records at the Conservatory. Chihuly, who has been credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement, has now taken his artwork to the desert.

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Bruce Munro’s Fanciful Light Exhibit at Franklin Park Conservatory

Bruce Munro’s Fanciful Light Exhibit at Franklin Park Conservatory

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bruce Munro first fell in love with light after a rainstorm in an Australian desert brought out a temporary explosion of life.

Ever since, Munro has been creating light-scapes — landscapes full of light with bulbs, pulses of color, even bright flashes like a lightning storm to try and mimic the desert spectacle.

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Web Exclusive: Bruce Munro’s Light Art

Web Exclusive: Bruce Munro’s Light Art

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this week’s Broad & High Web Exclusive, enjoy an extended look at Beacon, Icos, and Field of Light–three of Bruce Munro’s light art installations now on display at Franklin Park Conservatory.

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The Franklin Park Conservatory Gets Grinched

The Franklin Park Conservatory Gets Grinched

| December 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

A chance to look deeper into the holiday classic, Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Animation cells and original artwork by the film’s director, Chuck Jones, are on view at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

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Inklings of a Wonderland to Come

Inklings of a Wonderland to Come

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Local artists and supporters of Wonderland gathered to ‘Float’ ideas at Franklin Park Conservatory.

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Masters of Glass Blowing

Masters of Glass Blowing

| October 7, 2009 | 0 Comments

Masters of glass blowing are heating up the HotSpot, an interactive glass making demonstration at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

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