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The Big Give: Supporting The Arts Pays Dividends to the Community

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Give: Supporting The Arts Pays Dividends to the Community

When it comes to making philanthropic donations to local nonprofits, there are a lot of different types of charities and causes. Some organizations help to fight hunger, others assist with homelessness, many help with children’s needs and others fight for equality. A donation that goes towards funding the arts in Columbus may seem less essential […]

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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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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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GCAC Presents: Sculptor Al-Hadid, Alum Essenhigh Featured In CCAD’s Summer Exhibition Visiting Artists’ Series

 Amanda Pierce GCAC Presents: Sculptor Al-Hadid, Alum Essenhigh Featured In CCAD’s Summer Exhibition Visiting Artists’ Series

Series kicks off September 4, 2014. Realist/surrealist sculptures, high-gloss paintings, and installations big and small fill the Canzani Center Gallery this summer as Columbus College of Art & Design features four new solo exhibitions open free to the public. Join the creative dialogue in Columbus when several of the artists visits for an open lecture […]

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GCAC Presents: German Village Art Crawl Turns Garages into Galleries

 Jeff Tobin GCAC Presents: German Village Art Crawl Turns Garages into Galleries

Who throws an art festival in a neighborhood alley? German Village, that’s who. A couple of years back, some residents had the crazy idea to turn several garages along Macon Alley into art galleries for a unique one-night event. They asked homeowners along the alley for permission. They sent out invites to some of the […]

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GCAC Presents: VSA Ohio Brings Artists with Disabilities to Pearl Market

Morgan Green Morgan Green GCAC Presents: VSA Ohio Brings Artists with Disabilities to Pearl Market

Farmers’ and Artisan markets in the summer season provide artists and crafters with a valuable opportunity to market their trades, sell their work, and be part of the vibrant Columbus community. Every summer through fall, downtown Columbus is home to the Pearl Alley Farmers’ Market, which now serves as a valuable service opportunity for VSA […]

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