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Catalyst Columbus and MadLab Theatre Enlist Local Artists for Multidisciplinary Mural

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Catalyst Columbus and MadLab Theatre Enlist Local Artists for Multidisciplinary Mural

Catalyst Columbus and MadLab Theatre have unveiled two new large-scale murals Downtown. Created by artists Jen Wrubleski and Marcus Billingsley, the mural at 227 N. Third St. wraps two sides of MadLab Theatre and connects the visual arts to performing arts. The piece was commissioned with funding from the Jim and Annanette Harper Family Foundation, […]

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Benjamin Willis Depicts Everyday Columbus in ‘The Home We Know’

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Benjamin Willis Depicts Everyday Columbus in ‘The Home We Know’

Benjamin Willis calls his forthcoming book The Home We Know a love letter. The monograph features the residents of Columbus in an introspective look that Willis centers on respect and integrity. After following his work on Instagram, independent publisher Soft Lightning Studio — ran by queer, non-binary photographer Julie Rae Powers — reached out to Willis […]

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9th Annual Chalk the Block

  9th Annual Chalk the Block

Come stroll the streets surrounding the Town Square at Easton and watch local chalk artists create amazing works of larger-than-life sidewalk chalk art! Chalk the Block is a premiere Ohio chalk drawing event. The event features artists designing and drawing large scale temporary artworks on the pavement while public watches. On Saturday, the artists take […]

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Glassquerade: Wine & Ale Trail | A Mardi Gras Party Fundraiser

  Glassquerade: Wine & Ale Trail | A Mardi Gras Party Fundraiser

Dress in your best masquerade attire for our 7th annual Mardi Gras themed fundraising party. Join us on Friday, February 21 from 6-11pm. Enjoy all you can eat creole food by Creole 2 Geaux, drink local beer & wine, including an exclusive brew from Grove City Brewing made especially for this year’s Glassquerade. Even drink […]

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Art Studio Clearance Sale

  Art Studio Clearance Sale

The 26th annual Art Studio Clearance Sale, a juried sale of fine art and craft, features photography, painting, functional ceramics, beautiful jewelry, blown glass, fine wearables and more by 150 artists. Held January 31–February 1 at the Lausche Building, Ohio Expo Center, this fun event offers high-quality, handcrafted work at reduced prices. This is a […]

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Art Studio Clearance Sale

  Art Studio Clearance Sale

The 26th annual Art Studio Clearance Sale, a juried sale of fine art and craft, features photography, painting, functional ceramics, beautiful jewelry, blown glass, fine wearables and more by 150 artists. Held January 31–February 1 at the Lausche Building, Ohio Expo Center, this fun event offers high-quality, handcrafted work at reduced prices. This is a […]

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The Top 10 Local Artists of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Local Artists of 2019

Art can take many forms — from visual arts to performing arts, and from music to film to dance. This year, we interviewed and profiled dozens of artists and arts events throughout Columbus, but one local artist made waves on the national stage in a very big way. Columbus’ own Nina West made her long awaited […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION