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Otherworld Launches $100K Kickstarter Campaign, Will Hire More Artists

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Otherworld Launches $100K Kickstarter Campaign, Will Hire More Artists

Otherworld, the ambitious $2 million interactive art installation project by local artists and creatives, has just launched a $100,000 Kickstarter campaign in hopes of hiring more artists and boosting production details. The 32,000-square-foot project has been financed by Chase Bank and private investors, but the Otherworld team is looking to raise an additional $500,000 in total. […]

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3 Local Crowdfunding Projects Worthy of Your Dollars

Walker Evans Walker Evans 3 Local Crowdfunding Projects Worthy of Your Dollars

It’s probably safe to say that many of us are suffering from “crowdfunding fatigue”. When Kickstarter first started gaining steam a few years ago, the concept of crowd-sourced financing for innovative projects seemed like a great idea at the time. But with hundreds of similar platforms and thousands of campaigns launched, it quickly flooded the […]

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Kinetic Food Truck Set to Launch this April

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Kinetic Food Truck Set to Launch this April

As the Spring approaches, a lot of us begin a diet revamp: eating more wholesome foods in anticipation of the long, hot summer months and all that entails. Kinetic Food Truck, one of the city’s newest, wants to help the hopeful in Columbus, offering healthy options that don’t lack in flavor. Andrew Tuchow and Andy […]

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Theatre Review: Deadly Medley speeds through Shakespeare in a hilarious way

Anne Evans Anne Evans Theatre Review: Deadly Medley speeds through Shakespeare in a hilarious way

Most people had to read at least a couple of William Shakespeare’s plays in high school. Hamlet. Romeo and Juliet. They are pretty much required reading. Deadly Medley is a creative compilation of the bard’s four greatest tragedies – Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, Macbeth, and Hamlet. And, as you may surmise, it is quite […]

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Local author using Kickstarter to publish science-fiction anthology

Anne Evans Anne Evans Local author using Kickstarter to publish science-fiction anthology

“What if there was a machine that could erase a human memory?” That question spurred so many ideas in Matt Hance’s head that the author decided to curate a collection of stories based on the question. He put out a call for submissions to compose a science-fiction inspired anthology called The Memory Eater: Stories that […]

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Oval Brewing Company Looking to Kickstart New Beer Business

Walker Evans Walker Evans Oval Brewing Company Looking to Kickstart New Beer Business

Just a week ago, we officially declared 2012 The Year of the Beer, and since then we’ve come to find out about three additional local breweries currently in the works. One of those three is The Oval Brewing Company, which is the brainchild of Adam Benner. Benner is a Columbus ex-pat currently living in Chicago, […]

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Breakfast With Nick – Soon to be a Published Guidebook

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Many of you are familiar with Breakfast with Nick, the fantastic blog Nick Dekker has been doing as a hobby since 2007. Since it’s start, he has reviewed over 60 of Columbus’ breakfast and brunch spots and has reviewed another 50 around the country. Documenting his favorite meal has led to recognition in Columbus and […]

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