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Public Art, Local Artists & Getting Paid

November 5, 2015 / All Posts / Tom Katzenmeyer / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

I have expounded on the virtues of public art in the past and will likely do so often—it’s an important part of our cultural fabric and worth a little thought. We have published stories that illustrate how public art influences…

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Weekend Warriors: All TheThings I’ll Miss When Not in Cbus

November 4, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce I’m about to hit the road. Traveling is awesome, except for one tiny detail—you miss all of the fun things that are happening at home. The first event that I’ll be lamenting is the Columbus International Film…

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Weekend Warriors: Five Ways to Enjoy the Art of the Story

October 28, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Performance / Uncategorized / Visual Arts / Writing

By Lacey Luce As a rabid reader and dabbler in the writing arts, I never tire of hearing author’s talk about their work and their process. So it’s no wonder that I’m geeked up about Thurber House’s Evenings with Authors’…

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At the Center of the Community Arts Partnership Awards

October 13, 2015 / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce Once in a while I get to do something so cool that I have to take a moment and just appreciate my job. I had such a moment last month when I went to visit one of the…

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Weekend Warriors: Happy October!

September 30, 2015 / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Performance / Uncategorized / Visual Arts / Writing

By Lacey Luce There is so much going on I don’t even know where to start. Oh, wait, yeah I do: Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC). For those who aren’t aware, this is kind of a big deal. Not only can…

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Weekend Warriors: Sometimes I Like Lists or 12-ish Arts Events to Check Out

September 23, 2015 / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce Sometimes it’s just fun for me to go and see what all is happening in a particular discipline—it’s a great way to find events and organizations that aren’t always on my radar. It’s also a good way…

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Honoring a Columbus Legacy

September 22, 2015 / All Posts / Tom Katzenmeyer / Uncategorized

On Oct. 1 I will have the pleasure of attending the King Arts Complex Legends & Legacies event, which this year will honor Mayor Michael B. Coleman. I cannot think of a more fitting leader to receive this recognition. With…

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Weekend Warriors: Four Reasons to Love Cbus this Weekend

September 9, 2015 / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce There are a lot of reasons to love our fair city, but I’m going to focus on four that are relevant to this blog ONE: Unique Film Experiences We are at a sweet spot for film—not just…

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Weekend Warriors: Whedon Fans Assemble!

September 2, 2015 / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Film / Music / Performance / Uncategorized

By Lacey Luce I am a rabid Joss Whedon fan. Fellow fans may have noted that I occasionally pepper this blog with quotes from the Whedonverse (I did it just for you). So, my obsession right now is Dr. Horrible’s…

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The Power of Art is Not Always Comfortable, And That’s a Good Thing

August 26, 2015 / Film / Tom Katzenmeyer / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

Art has the power to transport us out of the day-to-day—to give us a break from reality. It can lift us up, make us happy, and entertain us. Paradoxically, art is also a powerful conduit for facing harsh realities. It…

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