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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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Weekend Warriors with ColumbusArts.com: BONUS Musical Adventure

October 3, 2014 / All Posts / ColumbusMakesArt.com / Music

BONUS: Ten musical adventures in Columbus this weekend Friday, October 3rd The Aulos Ensemble: Chamber Music Venue: Capital University Mees Hall 8:00 PM $12.00 – $27.00 il sogno del marinaio Venue: The Basement 7:30 PM $12.00 – $14.00 Saturday, October…

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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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In the News: It’s Quite Literary

September 23, 2014 / All Posts / News / Visual Arts / Writing

Whether you call them graphic novels or just comics, it’s clear that this expressive, rousing, and sometimes challenging medium is carving an increasingly indelible mark on the American literary community. 2014 is a watershed year for the medium: Alison Bechdel,…

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Greater Columbus Arts Council Announces Recipients of 2015 Artist Exchange in Dresden, Germany

September 22, 2014 / All Posts / Visual Arts

Columbus, Ohio – The Greater Columbus Arts Council (Arts Council) recently selected two artists to receive international artist residencies in Dresden, Germany on behalf of the Arts Council’s Artist Exchange Program. The 2015 Artist Exchange Program recipients are Andrew McCauley…

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