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Mahan Gallery Closing in the Short North

Anne Evans Anne Evans

After eight years of being a Short North destination, Mahan Gallery will be closing its storefront on October 1. Owner Jacquie Mahan, who made the decision to close the storefront so she can concentrate on raising her family, said, “I have enjoyed sharing my passion for contemporary art with the local arts community. To have […]

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Best Art Gallery of 2009: Mahan Gallery

Walker Evans Walker Evans

If there’s one thing that this portion of our reader’s poll proves, its that there’s no shortage of great art venues throughout Columbus. The space that found its way to the top of our list is the boutique-style Mahan Gallery located at 717 North High Street in the Short North. Owner Jacquie Mahan kicked off […]

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Attics Days Paintings at the Mahan Gallery

 Jeff Regensburger

The paintings by Suzannah Sinclair currently on display at the Mahan Gallery are disarmingly earnest and straightforward. This is worth mentioning since, by all rights, they shouldn’t be. You see, Sinclair paints intimate portraits (i.e. nude and semi-nude) of young women culled from vintage men’s magazines. This kind of source material often leads to an […]

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Jacquie Mahan Wants to Share Some Art with You

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Mahan Gallery is still one of the younger art exhibition spaces in the Short North, but they’ve quickly become one of the most popular ones as well. After relocating to a new space in 2007, the Mahan Gallery has hosted a variety of national artists, including a highly publicized show this past March featuring […]

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March Gallery Hop + 70 Degree Weather = WIN

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Anyone planning on hitting the Short North tonight for Gallery Hop? The warm weather coupled with the Arnold Sports Festival means that the streets will be filled with activity. Might be a bit tough, but if you can manage to find some patio seating somewhere then tonight could officially be the first big “people watching” […]

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Ric Ocasek Art Show at Mahan Gallery in March

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Noise Colored Party by Ric Ocasek Press Release Ric Ocasek, renowned lead singer and songwriter from The Cars, will debut his first solo art exhibition, Noise Colored Party, at the Mahan Gallery, March 6, 2009.  The two-month exhibition will showcase select works from the 1980s to the present across several media:  drawings with pen, colored […]

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Mahan Gallery: Best Art Gallery of 2008

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Alive wrote Best of Columbus 2008: Arts & Culture Best Art Gallery: Mahan Gallery Runners-up: Rivet, Sherrie Gallerie March 27, 2008 A move from the spot next to Bodega to the bustling intersection of Buttles and North High has only increased the mini-maelstrom quality of Mahan Gallery’s crowded openings. Mahan’s also made room in […]

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