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Top 10 Arts Organizations in Columbus

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Arts Organizations in Columbus

When it comes to selecting the top arts organizations in Columbus, it’s hard to choose a favorite. Which is why our readers and editors have selected the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) as the number one pick for the past four years: it offers a way to choose a whole lot of arts organizations at […]

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Best Arts & Culture Institutions in Columbus of 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Arts & Culture Institutions in Columbus of 2015

There are many opportunities for taking in arts and culture in Columbus, from indie movie theatres to art galleries to live music venues. But we find it worthwhile to highlight the largest cultural spaces that take the form of permanent museums and cultural institutions that allow access year-round to some of the city’s most profound […]

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Top Arts Organizations in Columbus of 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Top Arts Organizations in Columbus of 2015

Local arts organizations come in all shapes, sizes and disciplines. Some support large theatrical productions, while others focus on a small niche discipline within a specific community. The Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) is one of the arts organization that supports all others in Columbus, which is one of the reasons our readers placed it […]

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Wild Goose Creative Names Justin Johnston as New Executive Director

Mackenna Swing Mackenna Swing Wild Goose Creative Names Justin Johnston as New Executive Director

Justin Johnston is a classically-trained musician, and music has taken him on a worldly adventure. Johnston has performed in castles in Germany, spent summers in Aspen, and freelanced in Chicago, Toronto, Cleveland and Columbus. Johnston also has worked alongside extraordinary worldly musicians like Yo-Yo Ma. And now, beloved arts nonprofit Wild Goose Creative welcomes Johnston as its new […]

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Greater Columbus Arts Council Wants More Film Produced in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Greater Columbus Arts Council Wants More Film Produced in Columbus

The Greater Columbus Arts Council is tasked with promoting the patronage and support of a very wide spectrum of visual and performing arts groups, ranging from dance to music to theatre to sculpture. Film has always fallen under that umbrella, though the organization is now placing a larger emphasis on the growth of the film […]

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Best Local Arts Organization of 2014: Greater Columbus Arts Council

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Local Arts Organization of 2014: Greater Columbus Arts Council

When it comes to local arts organizations, there’s all kinds of groups doing all kinds of interesting work. But the biggest organization of them all is the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC), which provides funds to other arts groups, acts as a promotional agency for many groups who can’t afford a large marketing budget, and […]

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Columbus Foundation Announces Grants for Local Arts Groups

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Columbus Foundation Announces Grants for Local Arts Groups

The Columbus Foundation, which has been supporting philanthropic causes in central Ohio since 1943, has announced it will grant sizable funds to local arts and cultural organizations. The grants, divided between major arts organizations and community arts programs, total more than $1.1 million. Artistic groups are considered by the Foundation to be major arts organizations […]

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