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Columbus Makes Art Presents Ohio State Dance Professor Mitchell Rose Bringing Dance-Films to the Wexner Center

Damian Bowerman Damian Bowerman Columbus Makes Art Presents Ohio State Dance Professor Mitchell Rose Bringing Dance-Films to the Wexner Center

Mitchell Rose is an associate professor of dance-filmmaking in the Department of Dance at The Ohio State University. Mitchell created [email protected], a festival of dance-films from around the world presented by the Ohio State Department of Dance and the Wexner Center for the Arts. This year the festival will be streaming virtually from Feb. 12 […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Antoine T. Clark, Founder, Artistic and Music Director of MACCO

Kati Serbu Kati Serbu Columbus Makes Art Presents Antoine T. Clark, Founder, Artistic and Music Director of MACCO

Antoine T. Clark, artistic and music director, founded the McConnell Arts Center Chamber Orchestra in 2013 to support local artists while providing diverse and dynamic programming that entertains, inspires, and fosters music education. The MACCO performs concerts throughout the year, the next of which is a virtual concert, Folk Impressions, on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021 at […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Susie McGarry and A Very Covid Christmas

Stephen Woosley Stephen Woosley Columbus Makes Art Presents Susie McGarry and A Very Covid Christmas

Susie McGarry came to MadLab in 2017 and we have been putting her to work ever since. She has acted, directed, done sound design, helped coordinate our Young Writers program and more. And we’ve barely scratched the surface of her talents. Next, she directs and appears in A Very Covid Christmas, available virtually starting Dec. […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Avery McGrail and Fabricated Magic

Margaret Wunderlich Margaret Wunderlich Columbus Makes Art Presents Avery McGrail and Fabricated Magic

Avery McGrail’s Fabricated Magic is on view from Dec. 14 to Jan.7 at Wild Goose Creative’s temporary location in the 400 West Rich Bridge Gallery. We chatted with her about her work. Margaret: Hi Avery! Tell me a little bit about yourself. Where did you grow up? How did art become a part of your […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Mark Grisez, His Inspirations and What He Wished Others Knew About Music

Kathy Karnap Kathy Karnap Columbus Makes Art Presents Mark Grisez, His Inspirations and What He Wished Others Knew About Music

Mark Grisez is principal trumpet for the Columbus Symphony. Originally from central California, Grisez has performed with the San Francisco Symphony, New World Symphony, California Symphony, Louisville Orchestra and a variety of other ensembles. He appears, along with the Columbus Symphony, in concerts like CSO’s Beethoven 250 Cycle: Symphony No. 6, performed virtually on Nov. […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents HighBall Halloween Costume Couture Designer Shiree Houf on Design Inspiration & A 2020 Sneak Peek

Michelle Gibson Michelle Gibson Columbus Makes Art Presents HighBall Halloween Costume Couture Designer Shiree Houf on Design Inspiration & A 2020 Sneak Peek

From Saturday, Oct. 31 through Saturday, Nov. 8, Virtual HighBall Halloween celebrates costumes and creativity as the show goes on virtually for 2020. Designer Shiree Houf is back for her ninth HighBall Halloween, with more incredible couture looks for the White Castle Costume Couture Fashion Show. Shiree sat down to talk about design inspiration, why she keeps […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents: Xclaim Veteran Dancer & Choreographer J. Shannon Filmore on the Company’s 13th Season & Collaboration

Marissa Anderson Marissa Anderson Columbus Makes Art Presents: Xclaim Veteran Dancer & Choreographer J. Shannon Filmore on the Company’s 13th Season & Collaboration

J. Shannon Filmore is a dancer, choreographer, instructor and veteran member of Xclaim Dance Company. He’s a Columbus native and co-founder of Tru Kingdom Mega Dance Crew, who found his true passion for dance within the Columbus arts scene. Whether Shannon is working on a new piece for his 13th season with Xclaim, or planning […]

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