Category: News


Congratulations to the New CMA

October 22, 2015 / All Posts / News / Tom Katzenmeyer / Visual Arts

This week I am thrilled to join the community in celebrating the reopening of the Columbus Museum of Art and the dedication of the new Margaret M. Walter Wing. This really is a rebirth for the museum. This project has…

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Keep CD102.5 In Tune With Columbus

July 15, 2015 / All Posts / Music / News / Tom Katzenmeyer

I view Columbus as a collection of collaborative, creative, supportive upstarts. There is a culture here that breeds a unique kind of DIY spirit—we aren’t just do-it-yourselfers, we are also fiercely loyal and supportive of anyone else who’s trying to…

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The Making of a Premier Arts Festival

June 5, 2015 / All Posts / News / Performance / Tom Katzenmeyer / Visual Arts / Writing

The Columbus Arts Festival is one week away. As the Greater Columbus Arts  Council  staff and I have been busy finalizing the myriad details that go into producing this massive event, I found myself thinking of my pre-Arts Council days….

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Public Art: The Soul of a City

April 7, 2015 / All Posts / News / Tom Katzenmeyer

I’ve been thinking a lot about public art lately—how it makes me feel, how it improves our community, and the enormous impact it has on our city’s identity. From towering letters that literally spell ART, to the Aminah Robinson mural…

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De Los Santos (credit Tisa Della-Volpe)

Thurber House to Host Best-Selling Author, Marisa de los Santos

March 18, 2015 / All Posts / / News / Performance / Writing

On Wednesday, April 1, join Thurber House at the Columbus Museum of Art for an evening of good books and engaging conversation as they host New York Times best-selling author Marisa de los Santos, author of The Precious One. The…

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Columbus Gets Greater with Innovation

February 12, 2015 / All Posts / News / Tom Katzenmeyer

Columbus truly has it all – a bustling arts scene, successful businesses and a strong sense of community. The spirit of innovation is alive as well in Columbus.  And the media—nationally and locally—is taking notice. Our beautiful city was ranked…

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Join us for the Greater Columbus Arts Council’s 2015 Annual Public Forum

January 15, 2015 / All Posts / Film / News / Uncategorized / Visual Arts

CONTACT: Jami Goldstein (614) 221-8492 Columbus, Ohio – Join us for the Greater Columbus Arts Council’s Annual Public Forum for fast-paced, dynamic presentations highlighting innovation and visibility efforts in the Columbus creative sector. Our speakers will explore the future…

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Columbus Gets Greater at JA BizTown

December 12, 2014 / All Posts / News / Tom Katzenmeyer / Uncategorized

Just like any other “downtown,” JA BizTown was a hive of activity when the Arts Council staff volunteered on December 3.  Well prepared for their jobs, more than 100 confident 5th graders from Cedarwood Alternative Elementary jumped off their school…

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IN THE NEWS: You Won’ t Believe Your Ears

December 4, 2014 / All Posts / Music / News

Learn about the amazing new orchestra shell at our own Columbus City Orchestra here: The New Ohio Theater Orchestra Shell.

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UPDATED Arts for the Holidays: Holiday Shopping Guide

December 4, 2014 / All Posts / / Crafts / News / Visual Arts

  Your guide to local holiday craft fairs, artist galleries, and indoor farmer’s markets. Get your loved ones something truly special this year from the local Columbus arts community. This guide will update continually throughout the season, so please check back regularly! Newly…

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