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Katherine Kadish: Looking Back, Moving Forward

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Katherine Kadish: Looking Back, Moving Forward

It’s been a long winter. It’s been a cold winter and it’s been a grey winter. It’s also been a winter that doesn’t appear to be in any particular hurry to leave. Even as I type this (ten days into spring?), there is snow on the ground. Perhaps that’s why Katherine Kadish’s new paintings and […]

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Review: In Touch with the Spirit at The Ohio Craft Museum

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Review: In Touch with the Spirit at The Ohio Craft Museum

Those of us who’ve grown up in the Western European tradition can perhaps be forgiven for coming to view the visual arts as something that’s separate from our everyday lives. Oh sure, some of us might (might) have original art in our homes, and others might (might) go to an exhibition, visit a gallery, or […]

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Cuban Forever at the Pizzuti Collection

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Cuban Forever at the Pizzuti Collection

2014 is quickly establishing itself as a banner year for multicultural perspectives within our central Ohio museums and galleries. The Wexner Center’s mammoth Via Brasil initiative is scheduled to culminate this year with an upcoming series of films, performances, and the exhibition Cruzamentos: Contemporary Art in Brazil. Meanwhile, the Ohio Craft Museum is preparing for […]

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Review: 100 Works of Art That Will Define Our Age

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Review: 100 Works of Art That Will Define Our Age

While not an exhibition in the traditional sense, Kelly Grovier’s newest book 100 Works of Art That Will Define Our Age functions like one. It’s a coffee table tome wherein the author positions himself as curator. His charge? Identifying and making sense of those “artistic achievements that have managed so far to remain afloat amid […]

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Independent Spirits: Three Paths to Modernism at Keny Galleries

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Independent Spirits: Three Paths to Modernism at Keny Galleries

From an aesthetic standpoint, we live in a time that can rightly be described as wildly egalitarian. The walls that used to separate art from – well, everything that wasn’t art – are lower. It’s a world where new mediums and methods are adopted instantaneously and without question. The selfie is art, sound is art, […]

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Groundbreaking: The Columbus Museum of Art Expansion

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Groundbreaking: The Columbus Museum of Art Expansion

The Columbus Museum of Art has made a name for itself by offering innovative programs and providing a unique and experiential space for visitors.  This focus on visitor engagement, along with a commitment to education and the community, were cited as key factors when the Museum was awarded the 2013 National Medal for Museum and […]

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State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition 2013

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition 2013

The Ohio State Fair kicked off on Wednesday July 24th. The ceremonial opening of the gates provides our best chance to enjoy the charms of animal husbandry, fair food, aging rock stars, and fine art all in one sprawling venue. Wait. Fine art? I know, I know. This always feels like a challenge to explain, […]

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