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State Auto Lot Approved After Mural Taken Down, Garage Plan Dropped

Brent Warren Brent Warren State Auto Lot Approved After Mural Taken Down, Garage Plan Dropped

The Downtown Commission yesterday approved a plan from State Auto Insurance to build a new surface parking lot and plaza behind the company’s headquarters at 518 E. Broad St. In May of 2019, the commission had voted to approve a new, four-story parking garage on the site. In order to build the garage, State Auto […]

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Artistic Apartment Building Opens in Franklinton

Brent Warren Brent Warren Artistic Apartment Building Opens in Franklinton

A new apartment building at the corner of State and Mill streets in Franklinton is now complete and ready for its first occupants. It will add 12 one-bedroom apartments to the neighborhood, along with a new piece of art – a mural by local artist Andrew Lundberg that covers a large portion the building’s facade. […]

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Mosaic Mural Demo

  Mosaic Mural Demo

Join us for a lecture and live demonstration as nationally recognized tile artist Marlo Bartels works on the repair and restoration of his tile mosaic Skyline Mural. Commissioned in 1987 for the Home Savings of America building in Graceland Shopping Center, the 8 ft. x 12 ft. mural was rescued before the building was demolished […]

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Community Project Gives Hope at Faith Mission

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Community Project Gives Hope at Faith Mission

In mid-June, Faith Mission partnered with Harmony Project and the Kind Columbus initiative to create a mural that would bring hope to the people served by the homeless shelter Downtown. The “hope” mural, designed by artist Jeremy Jarvis, is similar in design to a “dream” mural located on Livingston Avenue. For this mural, Faith Mission […]

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Photos: The Gravity Project Block Party at Art Bazaar

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Photos: The Gravity Project Block Party at Art Bazaar

The Gravity project by Kaufman Development celebrated the launch of its community arts initiative with a block party at Art Bazaar on Friday, August 24, right across the street from the nearly completed development at 500 W. Broad St. in Franklinton. The block party also celebrated the completion of two of the initiative’s murals commissioned […]

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Columbus Mural Tour #2

  Columbus Mural Tour #2

Join local Columbus artist Sarah DeAngulo Hout on a once-in-a-lifetime tour of her mural work throughout the city of Columbus! [Only 20 spots available for this tour.] Sarah is hosting TWO tours – both are completely unique from each other. This second tour will begin on the northwest side of the city, then cascade down […]

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Columbus Mural Tour #1

  Columbus Mural Tour #1

Join Columbus local artist Sarah DeAngulo Hout on a once-in-a-lifetime tour of her mural work throughout the city of Columbus! [Only 20 spots available for this tour.] She is hosting TWO tours. Both are completely unique from the other. This first tour will begin on the northeast side of the city, then wind down through […]

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