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GCAC Presents is a bi-weekly column brought to you by the Greater Columbus Arts Council – supporting art and advancing culture in Columbus – in partnership with the Columbus Arts Marketing Association, a professional development and networking association of arts marketers. Each column will be written by a different local arts organization to give you an insiders look at the arts in Columbus.

GCAC Presents: Columbus Arts Festival Returns to the Riverfront Next Weekend

 Jennifer Sadler GCAC Presents: Columbus Arts Festival Returns to the Riverfront Next Weekend

The Columbus Arts Festival is just around the corner! June 6th, 7th, and 8th, hundreds of thousands of people are expected to convene at the Riverfront in the heart of downtown to enjoy artwork created by more than 280 artists from across North America, continuous entertainment, hands-on art activities and homegrown art from some of […]

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GCAC Presents: Evolution Theatre Company- Truly a New Species of Theatre

 Mark Phillips Schwamberger GCAC Presents: Evolution Theatre Company- Truly a New Species of Theatre

At Evolution Theatre Company we live up to our tag-line, “a new species of Theatre”. Evident by the diverse and sometimes, ok I’ll admit it, strange shows we produce. Where else could you see a true story of a female impersonator turned Episcopal priest and that also includes Dorothy and the Tin Man; or the […]

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GCAC Presents: Pinchflat Celebrates Bikes and Art for a Fourth Year

Dana Cox Dana Cox GCAC Presents: Pinchflat Celebrates Bikes and Art for a Fourth Year

This weekend, Pinchflat will return to Wild Goose Creative to celebrate bike culture through a traveling art exhibition. Until the end of August, affordable posters created by local artists will be displayed in admiration of the bicycling community of Columbus. Each limited-edition poster is $30 and is beautifully designed and screen printed especially for Pinchflat […]

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GCAC Presents: OHIO-WHATTA?

David Weaver David Weaver GCAC Presents: OHIO-WHATTA?

The 85-year old library – with a somewhat confusing name – presents its annual book festival celebrating Ohio authors. I knew I had a challenge on the first call I made after the Ohioana Library hired me in 2005. Connecting with the man in charge of contributions at a local company, I introduced myself: “Hello, […]

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GCAC Presents: Frequency Fridays with Fuse Factory

 Alison Colman GCAC Presents: Frequency Fridays with Fuse Factory

The Fuse Factory Electronic and Digital Arts Lab’s Flagship program, Frequency Fridays, is a monthly performance series featuring visual and sound artists, experimental musicians, instrument makers, and technologists whose experimental work with diverse media investigates the migration of computing out of the desktop PC and into the physical world. The purpose of Frequency Fridays is […]

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GCAC Presents: 50 Years of COSI

 Jaclyn Reynolds GCAC Presents: 50 Years of COSI

Explosions. Rats playing basketball. Static electricity making your hair stand straight up. Getting creeped out by the coal mine. Camp-ins with friends. No matter what stands out most in your memory, we hope you’ll join us in celebrating 50 years of what makes us uniquely COSI. March 29th marks our 50th Anniversary and we want […]

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GCAC Presents: Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus Reaches the World

 Marc Gofstein GCAC Presents: Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus Reaches the World

The lights dim in the theater. The conductor/artistic director makes his way to the podium followed by over 90 men dressed in tuxedos; each wearing a lavender colored tie, and a red & purple ribbon on their lapel. Suddenly the theater is transformed into a place of rousing musical celebration as this chorus begins to […]

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