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Call for Submissions: Pearl Market Artist Showcase

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The Create Columbus Commission is pleased to announce a call for entries for the Pearl Market Artist Showcase, a public exhibition and sale of work during the bi-weekly indoor Pearl Market at 20 East Broad Street in downtown Columbus. Ohio visual artists are invited to submit family-friendly, 2-D work for sale and display during the […]

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Review: Art of Recovery

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If you didn’t attend the Art of Recovery benefit on Friday night then you missed out. The Design Market Place set the perfect atmosphere for this 7th annual event which featured food, drinks, live entertainment and most importantly, art. As soon as I walked into the Design Market Place, I knew this was an event […]

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Laura Alexander’s New Exhibition: Effervescent

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Photo by Kevin Ward Local artist Laura Alexander has cuts and stitches on her arms, and frequently has bandaged fingers. Two years ago while driving from a show with a carload of her etched-glass artwork, she stopped short and six pieces shattered. “I didn’t turn around, and I didn’t unload the car for two days,” […]

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Review: Clay Café in Grandview

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Not being the artsy, painter type – I’m a writer, not a painter, when a girlfriend suggested we have a girls night out at Clay Café in Grandview I was a little hesitant. Normally our girls nights out feature some type of happy hour with food and drinks. Painting seemed like a bit of a […]

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ROY G BIV Celebrates 20 Years in Short North

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This month, the ROY G BIV Gallery in the Short North celebrates their 20th anniversary. The local nonprofit gallery was founded in 1989 with a mission to showcase emerging artists and increase the cultural vibrancy of the city of Columbus. The gallery will be holding a special 20th Anniversary Fundraiser event on Saturday, October 24th […]

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CU Podcast #30: Craftin Outlaws 2009

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIn this week’s podcast we sit down with several of the ladies who are organizing this year’s Craftin Outlaws event, including Megan Green, Jill Brown, and Emily Westenhouser. The fifth annual edition of this alternative craft fair takes place on Saturday, October 17th at the Lodge Bar and features […]

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The New Yorker Features Tuymans Show

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Yesterday The WexBlog proudly announced that their Luc Tuymans exhibit was given the art review treatment in the latest issue of The New Yorker. Judging from the online preview, the piece doesn’t seem to elaborate much on travel to Columbus, but shines a spotlight on the show itself. Still, this is great coverage for the […]

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