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Alley Islands 2018

Anne Evans Anne Evans Alley Islands 2018

Alley Islands is a downtown street festival that encourages people to re-envision how alleys can be used. The buildings will be covered in murals, live music and performances will fill the streets, vendors and food trucks will be on hand and there will of course be drinks. Blockfort, Transit Columbus, and Placemakes ask you to […]

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‘Odds Are’ Blockfort Artists’ Reception

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill ‘Odds Are’ Blockfort Artists’ Reception

Blockfort Gallery and the Columbus Society of Communicating Arts are hosting an all-digital exhibition, “Odds Are.” The event will feature dozens of looping .GIfs created by artists and designers from around the country. The collection of artists is organized by Blockfort tenant and co-owner of Freight, Patrick Torres and includes the following: Jordan Hetzer, Taylor […]

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Bath Bomb Class at Blockfort

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Bath Bomb Class at Blockfort

Personalize and craft your own bath bombs! Bath bombs are fun to create and make awesome gifts. We fully expect you’ll want to keep them all for yourself. In this 1 1/2 hour class you’ll be supplied with all the tools and materials needed to craft your own bath bombs. Using 3 different size molds […]

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Benchwarmers Gallery Exhibition at Blockfort Tributes Sports Nostalgia

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Benchwarmers Gallery Exhibition at Blockfort Tributes Sports Nostalgia

Blockfort’s latest gallery exhibition, entitled “Benchwarmers,” is a nostalgic tribute to the sports, teams, players and icons artists grew up with. The exhibition, organized by Blockfort tenant and co-owner of Alison Rose Screen Printing Nicholas Nocera, will feature 14 artists with varying approaches to the sports theme of the exhibition. For instance, artist Julie Martin chose to […]

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Benchwarmers at Blockfort

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Benchwarmers at Blockfort

Blockfort invites you to Benchwarmers, an exhibition celebrating sports nostalgia. This group exhibition will feature the works of artists reminiscing about their favorite teams, players, movies, games, and cultural icons related to sports. The collection of artists is organized by Blockfort tenant and co-owner of Alison Rose Screen Printing, Nicholas Nocera. Participating Artists: Corey Favor […]

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Opening Reception: Finding Peace in a Busy Place

Anne Evans Anne Evans Opening Reception: Finding Peace in a Busy Place

Blockfort Gallery is excited to present the work of artist Kat Francis in the month of February. A recent Masters of Fine Arts Graduate from Columbus College of Art and Design, Kat has developed a style that is both thoughtful and playful while handling heavy social and political topics. For this latest body of work, […]

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The Top 10 Art Galleries in Columbus

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Art Galleries in Columbus

If the viewing of art is something you enjoy, then Columbus has what you’re looking for in spades. This year, our readers and editors picked a brand new art gallery as the top art gallery of the year: Blockfort. After opening in February, this new Downtown art studio and gallery has quickly become a go-to […]

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