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PupArt at The McConnell Arts Center

  PupArt at The McConnell Arts Center

PupArt is an evening of art, live music, appetizers and wine. A silent auction to benefit Friends of the Shelter includes a large selection of pet-related and other artwork. Including paintings, sculpture, and jewelry and much more. You can also meet adoptable dogs that have been saved by Friends of the Shelter. For more information […]

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Hixon Dance: False Prophets

  Hixon Dance: False Prophets

Hixon Dance continues its 10th Anniversary season with a new evening-length work called False Prophets, on April 13 and 14, 2018 at 8pm at The McConnell Arts Center in Worthington. The work features choreography and direction by Sarah Hixon. In it she examines how personal identity can be resistance against the dehumanization of, “the machine.” […]

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GCAC Presents: An inside look at the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington

 Zachary Alexander GCAC Presents: An inside look at the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington

As a theatre artist, I don’t typically associate myself with visual art like sculpture or painting. I have never been very good artistically with my hands, so drawing and painting were never really my interest. But art fascinates and amazes me in every way; it draws me in and has a strong hold on my […]

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“Off the Wall” is Out of the Ordinary at the McConnell Arts Center

 Annie Carruthers “Off the Wall” is Out of the Ordinary at the McConnell Arts Center

The Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center  latest exhibit by the Ohio Art League, “Off the Wall,” is an eclectic mix of sculptures, installations, robots, and three-dimensional paintings that explores the definition of today’s art. The exhibit demonstrates “how something is done, rather than what it is” and challenges guests to come to their own conclusions […]

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Local Arts Organizations Join Forces: The New Albany Art League at the MAC

 Annie Carruthers Local Arts Organizations Join Forces: The New Albany Art League at the MAC

A demonstration of the strong bonds within the Columbus arts scene, the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center’s current exhibit, “The New Albany Art League” showcases the work of six Columbus-based artists and members of the area’s newest art league. As Worthington’s community art center, the McConnell Arts Center shares a common goal with the New […]

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GCAC Presents: Behind the Colonial Curtain

 Jon Cook GCAC Presents: Behind the Colonial Curtain

Behind the Colonial Curtain in Worthington Head north on Hwy315, cross the City of Columbus line and take the Worthington exit on to Hwy 161. Past the “new” high school on your left and look for the historic brick structure, now home of the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington. The original structure remains […]

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