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Best Art Gallery of 2012: 83 Gallery

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Quite naturally, the Short North continues to dominate our list of Best Art Galleries with five of the top ten falling within the neighborhood. But the gallery at the top of our list may soon be moving out of the neighborhood. 83 Gallery had a big year at 1038 North High Street with well attended […]

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Local Artist Spotlight: Ginnie Baer

Anne Evans Anne Evans Local Artist Spotlight: Ginnie Baer

If you went to last month’s Gallery Hop in the Short North, you may have stopped in the Sean Christopher Gallery and viewed artist Ginnie Baer’s farewell show. After calling Columbus home for years, Baer is moving to Wisconsin this fall, where she has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Art at a small […]

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Best Art Gallery of 2011: Rivet

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Our annual list of the Top 10 Art Galleries, as dictated by our readers, didn’t change up a whole lot from 2010 to 2011. Which leads us to believe that people are pretty happy with the galleries that they are comfortable and familiar with. For the second year in a row, Rivet topped the list, […]


The Big Game Gallery Opens Pop-Up Art Shop Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Game Gallery Opens Pop-Up Art Shop Downtown

A new pop-up retail space sprang up today at 34 North High Street in Downtown Columbus. The Big Game Gallery will be operational through the holiday season, selling paintings from local artists for as low as $25. According to gallery representatives Adnan and Elvira Queder, the shop will keep regular weekday hours of 10am to […]


NRG Gallery Opens in Westgate

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Nicholas Gonzalez has plans to reinvent what it means to operate an art gallery in Columbus. This artist-turned-gallery-owner was tired of seeing other local venues managed with a rigid traditional structure, so he decided to change things up when recently opening NRG Gallery on West Broad Street. Located in the Westgate neighborhood, far off the […]


Homeport Gallery Opens in King Lincoln District

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The Columbus Housing Partnership has maintained a presence in the King Lincoln District over the past few years through their involvement in development projects through their Homeport housing programs, as well as the successful North of Broad development. Their presence just expanded again with the grand opening of the Homeport Gallery, a new arts venue […]

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Accessible Art Gallery in Ray’s Living Room

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Earlier this month, the Short North gained a new art gallery space as “Ray’s Living Room” hosted their first exhibition at 17 Brickel Street. The venue has been named after Ray Hanley, the former long-time President of the Greater Columbus Arts Council who passed away in 2006. His personal friends Kent and Tasi Rigsby are […]

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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!