Our City Online

Art

A look at local artists, galleries, performance events, exhibition reviews, and everything in between.

Amy Turn Sharp and alison rose Collaborate to Create Visual Poetry

Anne Evans Anne Evans Amy Turn Sharp and alison rose Collaborate to Create Visual Poetry

The Indianola Stroll returns for its second season this Friday. Inspired by the Short North’s Gallery Hop and Gay Street’s Moonlight Market, the Indianola Stroll is an evening where businesses stay open later in the evening, artists join storefronts for special shows, musicians wander the street, and many of the businesses offer specials. For Friday’s […]

No Comments

MadLab XX: A Look Back and Forward

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford MadLab XX: A Look Back and Forward

Anything that lasts 20 years is going to attract its share of passionate adherents and passionate detractors. There will be a refocusing: interests and passions are subject to change, and in the way of things, it’s inevitable that the once-anarchic and freewheeling will become solidified. MadLab Theatre, since producing their first show in 1995, is […]

1 Comment

Short North Alliance Relaunches ShortNorth.org Website

Walker Evans Walker Evans Short North Alliance Relaunches ShortNorth.org Website

Visitors to ShortNorth.org today may have noticed some changes are afoot. The official website of the neighborhood got a relaunch thanks to efforts by the Short North Alliance (SNA) and their design team at Cement Marketing. The new site includes a responsive (mobile/tablet friendly) design, new branding and a new events calendar among other features. […]

1 Comment

GCAC Presents: Jazz In Shining Armor

Joey Hendrickson Joey Hendrickson GCAC Presents: Jazz In Shining Armor

We may never know what goes through the mind of a composer. But we get the joy of hearing what happens through their hands — works of weathered inner strength transposed into mood altering sound that moves, pushes and pulls us towards something greater than ourselves. Maybe we didn’t notice it or realize it in […]

No Comments

Orange Barrel Media Pays Homage to Franklinton History With New Mural

Walker Evans Walker Evans Orange Barrel Media Pays Homage to Franklinton History With New Mural

On Friday, Franklinton took one step closer to becoming the city’s official new arts district with the unveiling of a 5,000 square foot mural on the south side of the new Orange Barrel Media building. The installation is a digitally printed enlargement of an oil painting by Ohio artist Emily Jay, which depicts a scene […]

No Comments

GCAC Presents: The Making of a Band: Capital Pride Band Celebrating 10 Years

Kevin Vaselakes Kevin Vaselakes GCAC Presents: The Making of a Band: Capital Pride Band Celebrating 10 Years

In 1999, a lone trumpet player showed up on a dare at the Bat-N-Rouge charity softball event during Columbus Pride weekend. He assisted the cheerleaders in exciting the crowd with familiar tunes like “Charge” and “Eat ‘em Up Raw Raw Raw.” The following year the trumpeter and a percussionist friend organized a 13-member pep band […]

No Comments

GCAC Presents: Ohioana Author-Palooza!

David Weaver David Weaver GCAC Presents: Ohioana Author-Palooza!

Ohio’s largest literary event is moving downtown . . . and you’re invited! The Ohioana Library has been collecting, preserving, and celebrating Ohio literature since it was founded in 1929 by then-Ohio First Lady Martha Kinney Cooper (an avid reader who wanted a collection of books by Ohio authors in the Governor’s Mansion). Its tagline […]

No Comments

1 2 3 137

art categories