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Weekend Warriors: Mid-October Madness

October 15, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Fashion / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Well, not “madness,” but you’ll be mad if you miss all of these eleven great events this weekend! Thursday, October 16th: MadLab presents Memory Fragments Columbus Haunted History Tour COSI Sustainability Series: In Organic We Trust VISITING FILMMAKERS: A Conversation with…

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In the News: These Female Photographers Are Telling Women’s Stories From Across The Globe

October 9, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts

Eleven photojournalists in National Geographic’s “Women of Vision” are tackling stories often overlooked with fantastic results. The exhibition, conceived by Katheryn Keane, National Geographic’s vice president of exhibition, features fearless female artists who have ventured into extreme settings to record the lives of women across the…

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Weekend Warriors with ColumbusArts.com: Fall into Fall

October 9, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Fashion / Music / Performance / Visual Arts / Writing

It’s a busy weekend in Columbus! Step out to 15 events in your fashionable fall sweaters. Friday, October 10th: Columbus Dance Theatre Presents Dancers Making Dances Birds of Chicago with Ben Bedford One Night: Tribute The Epic of Everest A Fundamental…

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In the News: Handwriting From Homeless People’s Signs Turned Into Fonts, Earning Them Food

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

The Arrels Foundation in Spain, the Cyros McCann advertising agency, and ten fascinating homeless designers have teamed up in a remarkable endeavor: HomelessFonts.org. The site features the handwriting of the homeless artists as well as their poignant, thought-provoking stories. All proceeds…

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Off the Cuff with ColumbusArts.com: Seven Day Itch

October 7, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Itching for a Tuesday night out? Here are seven great events starting today in Columbus (and one tomorrow). One night only: Film Screening, Art 21: Secrets Thurber House Evenings with Authors: Simon Winchester Junior Prom Starts October 7th: The art…

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ColumbusArts.com Profile: BRYSTON WALTERS

October 3, 2014 / All Posts / Artist Profiles / Fashion / Performance / Visual Arts

This month’s profile features Highball designer Bryston Walters. Walters is a creator and drag enthusiast living in Columbus, Ohio. He is a recent graduate of Columbus College of Art and Design and is the  founder of a self-labeled luggage and handbag company, Bryston Walters Greater Columbus Arts Council: Are…

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In the News: Public Art: More Than a Background for Selfies

October 3, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts

Robert Lynch, President and CEO of Americans for the Arts, talks about the way public art functions as a conversation with the people in a place–past and present; as unique reminders of a city; as a valuable draw for tourists. Read more…

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Weekend Warriors with ColumbusArts.com: 10 out of 10

October 3, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Step out this weekend for these ten events happening in Columbus! Some are just getting started; some are coming to an end; some are a one time dealio. Weekend and Beyond Recovery Art: A Group Exhibition of Local Artists in…

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Weekend Warriors with ColumbusArts.com: Wake Me Up When September Ends

September 26, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music / Performance / Visual Arts

Fall into fun the final weekend in September with nine great events. Weekend: Twisted WORLD PREMIERE FAMILY FUN: Scary Plants Opening with the Bugman! Friday: Mark Turner Quartet Navarathiri Carnatic Music Concert by Gayathri Venkataraghavan Purple Betty Saturday: FAMILY FUN:…

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Off the Cuff with ColumbusArts.com: Five times Five

September 25, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Performance / Visual Arts / Writing

Impulsive. Impetuous. Impromptu. Put a little spontaneity in your life today and step out into the Columbus Arts community with these five fun events happening on September 25th (if you’re not planning to already)! 25 ON HIGH: A Photographic Journey RETROSPECTIVE: Catherine Breillat – “Romance”…

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