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Photos: Art Murals Spread Positive Images and Messages Downtown

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Photos: Art Murals Spread Positive Images and Messages Downtown

In the nearly two weeks of protests in the wake of George Floyd’s murder, there has been a movement to respond to the growing amount of plywood covering windows Downtown with something more positive. In a 50/50 partnership, the Greater Columbus Arts Council and CAPA launched #ArtUnitesCbus, and businesses have in turn contracted artists to […]

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Artists Turn Abandoned Bridge Into a Positive Message

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Artists Turn Abandoned Bridge Into a Positive Message

When the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic first began to transpire, like many other artists Mandi Caskey began to lose gigs or have others pushed back. She wanted to find a way to help local artists, while also giving back to the community. Caskey knew the abandoned bridge near Scioto Audubon Metro Park well and […]

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SoHud Street Art Revisited

Jeff Regensburger Jeff Regensburger SoHud Street Art Revisited

Necessity remains the mother of invention, though in this case, there are actually a couple of necessities. The first necessity is to find something to do. The stay at home order in place throughout Ohio has left many looking for activities that don’t involve large groups of people, close contact with strangers, or the ability […]

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25th anniversary of Field of Corn (with Osage Oranges)

Anne Evans Anne Evans 25th anniversary of Field of Corn (with Osage Oranges)

Dublin Arts Council Executive Director David S. Guion announced today that the public is invited to a celebration for the 25th anniversary of Field of Corn (with Osage Oranges), a public artwork by Columbus sculptor Malcolm Cochran, Saturday, Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Dublin’s Frantz Park, 4995 Rings Rd. The now-iconic […]

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GCAC Creates Citywide Public Art Database

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman GCAC Creates Citywide Public Art Database

In an effort to build awareness of the variety of public art in Columbus, the Greater Columbus Arts Council has created a searchable database of public art online. The database lists more than 800 public art sculptures, murals, historic theaters and installations found at nearly 350 sites around Franklin County, and suggests other artwork and […]

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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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CityWalks Night Hawks Tour

  CityWalks Night Hawks Tour

Join us for an evening stroll of the Civic Center and Scioto Mile to admire the classical features of our beautiful riverfront. The devastating Great Flood of 1913 gave rise to iconic architecture and we’ll explore the public art and stories that make up the heart of Columbus. Tour is approximately 90 minutes and will […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!