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Columbus Needs to Better Care for Its Arts Scene

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Needs to Better Care for Its Arts Scene

On August 28, the Columbus Foundation held its annual Big Table event, facilitating a day of community gatherings and conversations. Around Columbus, community members hosted and participated in discussions on the targeted issues and ideas that affect our city. A Big Table conversation held by Wild Goose Creative, 934 Gallery, 400 Square and the Franklinton […]

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Local Artist Spotlight: Mandi Caskey

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Local Artist Spotlight: Mandi Caskey

In April 2019, Mandi Caskey completed a six-story mural for Gravity titled “Day Dreams.” At 90 feet, the mural depicts a panorama of an enchanted forest, featuring butterflies, fish and a young woman with doe and buck deer heads encountering a creek. The mural would have taken Caskey four weeks to complete, but with construction, […]

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The Top 10 Columbus Artists of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Columbus Artists of 2018

Art is a difficult thing to quantify and categorize, and artists are in the same boat. When we ask our readers and editors to help identify the local artists that help define the year in our Best Of survey process, it’s less about quantity or quality and more about emotional response to the artwork created. […]

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More Than 25 Artists to Install Murals for Gravity Project in Franklinton

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman More Than 25 Artists to Install Murals for Gravity Project in Franklinton

Gravity, the “conscious community” project in Franklinton by Kaufman Development, is nearing completion and set to open this fall. Previous news of the development has mostly been during the proposal and construction phases of the project, but it has now been announced that more than 25 local artists are set to execute Gravity’s vision for more […]

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