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Tom Katzenmeyer Ramps Up Funding for Art and Culture in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Tom Katzenmeyer Ramps Up Funding for Art and Culture in Columbus

The Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) kicked off 2013 with the announcement of new leadership and a renewed focus. The arts organization tapped Tom Katzenmeyer as its new President, who previously worked on a regional study and action plan to help funnel more public and private dollars into local arts and culture institutions. We sat […]

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GCAC Presents: The Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus fosters understanding through music

 Patrick Roehrenbeck GCAC Presents: The Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus fosters understanding through music

“Voices Raised, Lives Changed”. What does this phrase mean to you? Speaking out against inequality, helping those less fortunate, ensuring a voice for those who may not feel they have one, advocating against bullying. “Voices Raised, Lives Changed” can mean many things to many people. We live these words every day through our singing voices, […]

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Investing in the Arts Yields Financial and Cultural Returns in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Investing in the Arts Yields Financial and Cultural Returns in Columbus

This Wednesday, the Columbus Metropolitan Club will host a forum luncheon dedicated to the discussion of arts funding in our community and the type of economic activity that the arts are generating. The panel will be moderated by Ann Fisher from All Sides on WOSU and will include speakers Michael Gonsiorowski, Regional President of PNC; […]

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GCAC Announces Tom Katzenmeyer as New President

Walker Evans Walker Evans GCAC Announces Tom Katzenmeyer as New President

The Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) announced on Thursday that current President Milt Baughman will be retiring later this year, and will be succeeded by Tom Katzenmeyer. Baughman has led GCAC since 2009 and has worked to expand programs and support for the arts and cultural community of Central Ohio. He played an active role […]

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CAP UP Window Art Displays Unveiled, Winners Announced

Walker Evans Walker Evans CAP UP Window Art Displays Unveiled, Winners Announced

The latest Downtown public artwork display was launched on Tuesday evening as the CAP UP project was officially unveiled. Ten storefront windows were converted into temporary sidewalk-facing galleries where local artists have installed three dimensional displays that celebrate 200Columbus, the city’s bicentennial. In addition to Tuesday’s unveiling, prizes were awarded to the best displays as […]

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Pop-Up Artwork to be Displayed in Downtown Storefront Windows

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pop-Up Artwork to be Displayed in Downtown Storefront Windows

2012 is a big year for public artwork in Downtown Columbus. The Finding Time project, which is a collaborative effort between multiple groups including the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) and the Capital Crossroads Special Improvement District, has already executed multiple projects including the Bicentennial Towers, Plein Air and Columbus Never. Yesterday, GCAC and Capital […]

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GCAC Presents: CSO Adds Southern Theatre

 Rolanda Copley GCAC Presents: CSO Adds Southern Theatre

For the first time in the Columbus Symphony’s 60-year history, four subscription programs from its regular 12-program Masterworks season will be performed at the Southern Theatre. String Summit is the first of the four Southern Masterworks programs and will be presented October 21-23, featuring internationally renowned guest violinist Rachel Barton Pine. You may be familiar […]

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