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The Short North Grapples With Change

8, 2010

The Short North is one of Columbus’s most vibrant success stories. 40 years ago the area along N. High Street was in serious decline. But a group of art enthusiasts slowly raised the Short North from the ashes. Now rents are rising, threatening the art galleries that have made the district one of the city’s most popular destinations.

Hilliard Teen Secures National Art Award

Kyle Boganwright, 18, won a prestigious Scholastic Gold Medal for his art portfolio. Boganwright holds one of his most recent works called "The Baby".
June 1, 2009

In three days a Hilliard-Davidson High School senior will travel to Carnegie Hall to accept a national art award. WOSU reports, for Kyle Boganwright, art is more than a hobby, it’s therapy for his mental illness.

One Goal of Columbus Art Museum Fundraising: New Loading Dock

January 18, 2008

The Columbus Museum of Art has passed the halfway point for its 80-million-dollar Art Matters fundraising campaign. The museum will allocate part of the money raised to an endowment. The remainder will go toward expansion and renovation which includes, oddly enough, a new loading dock.

Columbus Museum of Art Plans Aminah Robinson Center

January 12, 2007

The Columbus Museum of Art first displayed the work of Aminah Robinson 50 years ago. Now, the museum is planning a center based on Robinson’s work.