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The Top 10 Columbus Arts Organizations of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Columbus Arts Organizations of 2018

Arts organizations supply the backbone for creativity in Columbus, and once again our readers and editors have selected the largest organization at the top of our list of the best of the year. The Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) provides support for many other organizations on our list, as well as grants and programs for […]

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New Ticket Fee Would Fund Arts Organizations, Capital Improvements for Nationwide Arena

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega New Ticket Fee Would Fund Arts Organizations, Capital Improvements for Nationwide Arena

In September, the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) and partners are expected to propose a plan to Columbus City Council to levy a seven percent fee on virtually all event tickets in the city. Dubbed the “user fee,” the additional charge would be applied on admission to events at any for-profit or nonprofit organization in […]

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Ignite Arts Looks to Engage New Generation of Arts Patrons

Susan Post Susan Post Ignite Arts Looks to Engage New Generation of Arts Patrons

A night at the opera probably conjures images of tuxedos, ball gowns and formality, but Columbus-based Ignite Arts is helping performing arts organizations push the bounds of what a night at the opera or symphony or theater can be. Ignite Arts is a new brand launched by the founders of Acceptd, an online platform connecting […]

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Sherri Geldin Stepping Down from Wexner Center After 25 Years

Walker Evans Walker Evans Sherri Geldin Stepping Down from Wexner Center After 25 Years

The Wexner Center of the Arts announced this afternoon that Director Sherri Geldin will be stepping down from her role at the end of 2018, following 25 years of service in the position. “The honor and privilege to direct the Wex for 25 years has been the opportunity of a lifetime, and one I will […]

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Top 10 Arts Organizations in Columbus in 2017

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Arts Organizations in Columbus in 2017

When it comes to selecting the top arts organizations in Columbus, it’s hard to choose a favorite. Which is why our readers and editors have selected the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) as the number one pick for the past four years: it offers a way to choose a whole lot of arts organizations at […]

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Best Arts & Culture Institutions in Columbus of 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Arts & Culture Institutions in Columbus of 2015

There are many opportunities for taking in arts and culture in Columbus, from indie movie theatres to art galleries to live music venues. But we find it worthwhile to highlight the largest cultural spaces that take the form of permanent museums and cultural institutions that allow access year-round to some of the city’s most profound […]

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Top Arts Organizations in Columbus of 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Top Arts Organizations in Columbus of 2015

Local arts organizations come in all shapes, sizes and disciplines. Some support large theatrical productions, while others focus on a small niche discipline within a specific community. The Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) is one of the arts organization that supports all others in Columbus, which is one of the reasons our readers placed it […]

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