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Globe Trot

Globe Trot

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mitchell Rose, professor of dance filmmaking at The Ohio State University teamed up with OSU choreographer Bebe Miller who developed a dance with steps simple enough for non-dancers to execute, and then embarked on a 15-month journey to find participants across the world.

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Voodoo Lilies

Voodoo Lilies

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.

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The Beauty Box

The Beauty Box

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Third Ward neighborhood in Houston, Texas was once a thriving hub of African-American culture and business, full of mom-n-pop shops like “The Beauty Box” – a former beauty parlor that fell on hard times with the rest of the neighborhood. Now, two artists have reimagined the Beauty Box as a community meeting space.

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Aminah Robinson Mural — Revisited

Aminah Robinson Mural — Revisited

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

How do we preserve public art? In 2005, WOSU’s ArtZine documented the creation of a new mural based on Aminah Robinson’s textile work, “A Street Called Home.”

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Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum

Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, with its vast collections of original cartoons, has led the country in recognizing and promoting cartoons as important cultural artifacts. It will celebrate its grand opening on the campus of The Ohio State University November 14-17.

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Bonus Feature: Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum

Bonus Feature: Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this Broad & High Web Exclusive, we get an inside look at how the cartoon window panes at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Museum at The Ohio State University are made. For more information on the museum, please visit www.cartoons.osu.edu.

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