Public Forum

2022 Annual Public Forum will take place as part of the Big Arts Night on Nov. 3, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

On Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 5:30-7:30 p.m., the Greater Columbus Arts Council (Arts Council) will host its annual Public Forum as part of the Big Arts Night at the Southern Theatre and Westin Great Southern Hotel.

We’ll present the Community Arts Partnership awards, Columbus Makes Art Excellence Awards and recognize our Artist Elevated and Hanley Award recipients for a total of $97,000 in awards in one big night! You won’t want to miss this historic evening combining community and artist awards, cabaret-style arts experiences and plenty of mingling with award winners and arts friends.

The Greater Columbus Arts Council receives major financial support from the City of Columbus, Franklin County Commissioners and the Ohio Arts Council.