With more than 35 years of experience, jewelry artist Sonja Sheriff brings classic designs to Upper Arlington. Sonja will join over 100 other artists to exhibit her work in this year’s Labor Day Arts Festival, Monday, Sept. 6. Jodi: How many years have you been designing jewelry? What have you learned over those years? Sonja: I […]
Everyone has the opportunity to document their lives in their own ways. On the eve of the release of her latest collection of work, I spoke with Columbus-based poet Maggie Smith. We discussed how she writes, how the publishing industry works, the inspirations for her work, and why she chooses to stay in Columbus.
Alicia Hann will be performing with CoMo Dance this summer in Columbus Recreation & Parks’ Summer Park Pop-Ups. CoMo’s Artistic and Executive Director Laura Puscas chatted with Alicia about developing new work and navigating the pandemic through dance. Laura: What was it like to continue dancing with CoMo during the pandemic?Alicia: I was grateful to […]
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 […]
Contemporary art and the presentation of it has traditionally been a class-based endeavor. The Wexner Center for the Arts is trying to change that through its programs and the type of work that they present. I spoke with Johanna Burton, the Center’s Executive Director about what the Wexner Center is and how you should view […]
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 […]
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 […]