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Review: Parables and Politics & Elijah Pierce’s Art

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger Review: Parables and Politics & Elijah Pierce’s Art

Elijah Pierce is one of the best known artists associated with Columbus. His works are held by major collections and his legacy continues to influence artists both locally and beyond. That’s a good thing. He deserves it. There are few artists who’ve had the impact and influence that Pierce has. The downside to all this […]

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GCAC Presents: Discover a Bit of the Unexpected with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

 Brittany Lockman GCAC Presents: Discover a Bit of the Unexpected with ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

Orchestral music is everywhere, whether we realize it or not—heard on television shows and advertisements, in grocery stores, in videogame soundtracks, and during the most poignant moments of favorite movies. You hear orchestras every day, but how often do you take advantage of the opportunity to hear (and see!) one live? Columbus is proudly home […]

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Exhibition of Every-day Art Collections Prompts Discussion of What it Means to Collect Art

Anne Evans Anne Evans Exhibition of Every-day Art Collections Prompts Discussion of What it Means to Collect Art

You have seen the collections through the Young Art Collectors series, but now you can have a chance to view a curated selection of each collector’s works and find out how to begin your own art collection. Art collecting can be a daunting thing to consider. What kind of budget do you need? Do you […]

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Gallery Hop Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Walker Evans Walker Evans Gallery Hop Celebrates 30th Anniversary

If you want to show off Columbus to visitors from out of town, there’s no better time and place to do it than the first Saturday of the month in The Short North during Gallery Hop. The monthly tradition is one of the most definitive experiences in Columbus where thousands of residents crowd onto the […]

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Wild Goose Creative Broadcasts Local Artist Voices via Social Media

Walker Evans Walker Evans Wild Goose Creative Broadcasts Local Artist Voices via Social Media

Would you turn over the reigns of your Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts to someone else to post and publish whatever they like? Wild Goose Creative decided that the idea was just what the organization needed to help place local artists at the forefront of a new program called #wildartcolumbus. “It has been a month-long endeavor to […]

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GCAC Presents: Harmony on the South Side

Chris Sunami Chris Sunami GCAC Presents: Harmony on the South Side

A video that has received 600,000+ views on YouTube. An opera singer who toured Europe, and sang with symphony orchestras. A vocalist who backed Linda Rondstadt. A guitarist who played with Rahsaan Roland Kirk. A vocalist who opened for Johnny Cash and Parliament Funkadelic. Six states battling head to head in the arts. Ten straight […]

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Columbus Symphony Names Rossen Milanov as New Music Director

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Symphony Names Rossen Milanov as New Music Director

The Columbus Symphony formally announced today that Roseen Milanov will become the next Music Director for the organization, starting with the 2015-2016 season and continuing for at least the next four years. Milanov brings vast experience to the position having previously served as the Music Director of the Princeton Symphony Orchestra, Principal Conductor of Orquesta Sinfónica […]

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