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Columbus Makes Art Presents Jarrod Turnbull on the Acting Process

Mark Phillips Schwamberger Mark Phillips Schwamberger Columbus Makes Art Presents Jarrod Turnbull on the Acting Process

Jarrod Turnbull first started with Evolution Theatre Company as an acting apprentice during its 2019 season. Since then he has performed in several productions, including The View Upstairs, Who Killed Joan Crawford? and Cabaret, for which he was also assistant director. He’ll be performing Evolution’s 2021 season opening production, From White Plains by Michael Perlman, […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Music Director Luis Biava on Musical Memories and What’s on His Plate

Heather Garner Heather Garner Columbus Makes Art Presents Music Director Luis Biava on Musical Memories and What’s on His Plate

Luis Biava is currently the Music Director of the New Albany Symphony Orchestra and Principal Cellist of the Columbus Symphony. Originally from Bogotá, Colombia, Biava has made central Ohio home for the last 36 years. He will appear next on the podium at the McCoy Center for the Arts with the New Albany Symphony in […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown on People, Relationships, Politics and Culture

Jane D’Angelo Jane D’Angelo Columbus Makes Art Presents Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown on People, Relationships, Politics and Culture

Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown is an Assistant Professor at OSU, as well as a writer, performer, choreographer. She will lead a session titled “Tools for supporting an anti-racism classroom” on Saturday, May 1, 2021 during the 2021 OhioDance Virtual Festival (April 30 – May 2), an annual statewide celebration of dance through performances, film, demonstrations and […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Costume Designer Tabitha Abney

Sarah Bacha Sarah Bacha Columbus Makes Art Presents Costume Designer Tabitha Abney

Columbus costume designer Tabitha Abney, who started her creative career as an independent fashion designer, caught the costume design bug about seven years ago when she helped a friend create a specific coat for a lead actor. This spring, Tabitha is creating the costumes for CATCO’s upcoming production of Working: A Musical, which will be […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Ohio State MFA Students and Their Thesis Exhibition

Luisa Varanese Luisa Varanese Columbus Makes Art Presents Ohio State MFA Students and Their Thesis Exhibition

Four MFA students — Dustin Brinkman, Erin Kearney, Maggie Schmiegelow and Mitch Vicieux — from the Ohio State University met with me over Zoom to give an inside look at their current exhibition, Proximity, and the different ways the past year has impacted their practice, inspiration, and community. Luisa: How do you find inspiration for […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Heather Taylor Bringing November to Beeler Gallery

Jennifer Wray Jennifer Wray Columbus Makes Art Presents Heather Taylor Bringing November to Beeler Gallery

Columbus College of Art & Design’s Beeler Gallery has reopened to the public for spring 2021 with November, an immersive lens-based exhibition curated by CCAD alum Heather Taylor (Cinematic Arts, 2015). Open by appointment through March 6, this is the first gallery exhibition Taylor has curated, and a shift from Taylor’s full-time, overnight work as […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Artist Danielle Julian Norton

Melissa Starker Melissa Starker Columbus Makes Art Presents Artist Danielle Julian Norton

On view now at the Wexner Center for the Arts, Climate Changing: On Artists, Institutions, and the Social Environment brings together more than 20 artists to consider essential questions about the role of artists and institutions in revealing and addressing critical issues facing our world. The exhibition fills all of the center’s galleries as well […]

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