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IN THE NEWS: Barbarians at the Art Auction Gates? Not to Worry

November 12, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts

The striking trend of “flipping” artworks since 2009 is something to be examined, but nothing to lose sleep over. Lorne Manley and Robin Pogrebin at the New York Times tell us why. Read the full story at the New York…

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Off the Cuff: Celebrate Our Veterans Today!

November 11, 2014 / All Posts / Classes / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Please join the rest of Columbus in celebrating our veterans today and then enjoy some mid-week arts events. Veteran’s Day Venue: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens November 11th 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM $6.00 – $12.00 2:00 PM Musical…

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IN THE NEWS: This Sculptor Is Using Trash To Inspire One Of Pittsburgh’s Toughest Neighborhoods To Make Art

November 10, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts

An interview with Vanessa L. German, one of the subjects of The Huffington Post’s State of the Art series. German, who grew up sculpting and making her own toys, is using found objects to build “power dolls.” She’s building an art community in her home, encouraging…

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IN THE NEWS: How A Prison Arts Program Helped To Transform One Homeless Veteran’s Life

November 7, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts

Priscilla Frank at The Huffington Post tells the story of painter Reuben Kenyatta, who participated in the Prison Creative Arts Project. He says that “When you talk about art with some people, I often hear ‘I can’t draw a straight line. Do know…

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Weekend Warriors: Remember, Remember, the Arts in November!

November 6, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Starting Now Gallery of Echoes, The CMA Experience Caroling Catastrophe (Columbus) presented by Mayhem & Mystery Curt Butler: Echos of Place Carol Boram-Hays | Andrew McCauley Friday, November 7th 2014 Columbus Veterans Day Parade (Friday, November 7th at noon), proudly…

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ColumbusArts.com Profiles: GRETCHEN HIRSCH

November 6, 2014 / All Posts / Artist Profiles / Writing

As the most comprehensive online events guide and resource for arts and culture in central Ohio, ColumbusArts.com offers a virtual guide through the Columbus art world with a searchable database of events, concerts, performances and more. ColumbusArts.com is an engaging place for artists and…

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Off The Cuff: Seven Things to Start November

November 4, 2014 / All Posts / Classes / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Performance / Visual Arts

Here are seven great events over the next couple of days to enjoy. And don’t forget to vote! CONTEMPORARY SCREEN- Kino B: Contemporary Cinema by Berlin-Based Artists Big Local Arts Show “The Urban Landscape” Opening Reception All Things Pumpkin! Anita…

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Get Out the Vote 2014

November 4, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / News

Don’t forget to vote in the midterm elections today! Polls are open until 7:30 PM. Here you will find a summary of the issues on the ballot today through The Columbus Dispatch. You can check your polling location and voter registration…

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In the News: 13 Real Life Haunted Houses And The Horror Stories That Go With Them

October 31, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts

“Photographer Seph Lawless is a master of the abandoned — his frames are filled with eerie portraits of shopping malls, factories, homes. All dilapidated, all empty, all but forgotten. He usually travels across the United States via hybrid vehicle, equipped with…

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Weekend Warriors: October’s Final Breath!

October 30, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Here are eleven fantastic events for the last gasp of October and the beginning of November. All Weekend 2014 Wizard World Ohio Comic Con Standing Room Only Theatre Company Presents Bye Bye Birdie! Friday, October 31st Haunted Fest Haunted Wine Cellar…

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