Category: Visual Arts

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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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Cheers to All the People Who Raise the Arts in Columbus

October 8, 2015 / All Posts / Performance / Tom Katzenmeyer / Visual Arts

In exactly one week we will host our annual Community Arts Partnership awards and I’m excited—probably more so than usual because this will be far from the usual awards luncheon. This event means many things to me. On one hand…

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Weekend Warriors: How to Pack Your Weekend to the Max

October 7, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Fashion / Film / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce Do you ever have a friend look you right in the eye and whine that there’s nothing to do? If you do, please send that poor soul this blog. I’ve plotted out an entire weekend with 10…

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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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Weekend Warriors: Epic Weekend Ahead

September 16, 2015 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce It may not be technically fall, but the fall season is kicking in and it’s kind of a big deal. Let’s start at the opera. I have never been to the opera and if I’m being totally…

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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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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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Weekend Warriors: It’s a Hootenanny: ‘Chock full of Hoot, Just a little Bit of Nanny’

August 26, 2015 / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Performance / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

“I like large parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties there isn’t any privacy.”  ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby By Lacey Luce The best parties are the ones that refuse to be contained to a single room, building or yard….

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Weekend Warriors: The “SQUIRREL!” Approach to Finding Stuff To Do

August 12, 2015 / Film / Music / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

By Lacey Luce I’m easily distracted. And today as I search through the many options of fun stuff to do, I’m jumping from one shiny object to the next. For the purpose of this blog, however, I’m forcing myself to…

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