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Ohio Art League Moving to South Campus Gateway

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It was reported yesterday that the Ohio Art League gallery in the Short North had some suspicious “for lease” signs in their windows, and speculation quickly led some to believe that the organization as a whole would be closing. Thankfully, that is not the case. A note was sent out tonight to OAL members from […]


10 Art Galleries Located Off The Beaten Path

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The Short North is the official “Arts District” in Columbus, and is home to the highest concentration of art gallery spaces in any of our neighborhoods. The area is a huge asset to the local arts community, and while Gallery Hop (which took place last weekend) always draws out huge crowds, many local art aficionados […]


Rivet Celebrates Second Anniversary Tomorrow

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Exactly two years ago, Columbus saw the opening of it’s first “Designer Toy and Art Gallery” space as Rivet got started up in the Short North. Tomorrow marks the start of their second anniversary celebration and we sat down with owner and curator Laura Kuenzli to talk about the past, present and future of this […]


83 Gallery: Putting the Art back into Gallery Hop

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The 83 Gallery might be a little bit off the beaten Gallery Hop path, but a visit this weekend might be worth your while. This new independent gallery attempts to capture the original spirit of Gallery Hop and focuses entirely on local “underground” art. Owners Geoff Collins, Mic Wesson, and Audra Cheek have made it […]


South African Artist Robin Rhode at The Wex

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Press Release: Catch Air: Robin Rhode, organized by the Wexner Center and on view there April 2–July 26, 2009, will be the South African artist’s first substantial solo exhibition in the United States. The show will chart his development with about 20 key works from 1998 to the present. Rhode has developed a unique process […]

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What’s Next at the Wexner Center?

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From The Lantern: As Warhol departs, the Wex looks to the future By Ryan Book Like all good things, the “Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms” exhibit at the Wexner Center will soon come to an end. Despite the record-breaking numbers, the staff at the Wexner Center is not resting on its laurels. New exhibitions […]

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Need Help Navigating the Gallery Hop?

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From The Short North Blog: Navigating the Gallery Hop Maybe we take it for granted that everyone knows where everything is. After all, we all know where Rivet and Terra and Lindsay galleries are located. Right? So when we say “come visit the galleries during Gallery Hop,” it seems like a sincere enough invitation. And […]

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