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New Permanent Public Art Projects Arriving in the Short North

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman New Permanent Public Art Projects Arriving in the Short North

Two new permanent art projects will be unveiled this summer in the Short North Arts District. The new Graduate Columbus Hotel in the Short North, due to open early this fall, is set to house some of the tallest murals in the city of Columbus. To be created is a series titled “Journey,” made of three […]

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LED-Lit Sculpture Debuts at The Castle Short North

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman LED-Lit Sculpture Debuts at The Castle Short North

A public art sculpture by Columbus artists Stephen Canneto and Judith Spater has been unveiled at The Castle, 985 N High St., in the Short North. The suspended, three-part sculpture — dubbed “Jubilation” — is 25 feet in length and is lit by Bluetooth-controlled LEDs that change color by the minute. “Jubilation” is a project […]

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Three Dog Bakery Will Close this Month Due to Rent Increase

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Three Dog Bakery Will Close this Month Due to Rent Increase

Dog people loved Three Dog Bakery, the Short North shop that for the last 10 years has supplied a niche market with all the pupcakes and Boston Terrier cream pies it could handle. It’s been a place that, for long-time customer Melissa Elliott, always seemed to care about her Great Dane Caine as much as […]

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Street Party in the Short North Will Double as Ideas Session for Public Art Plan

Brent Warren Brent Warren Street Party in the Short North Will Double as Ideas Session for Public Art Plan

The folks behind a plan for public art on High Street in the Short North are throwing a party to get the public involved in the process. GoLive with Art on High will feature over 30 local musicians, stationed at 10 different spots all along High Street. The musicians will swap places every hour, from […]

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HighBall Halloween Celebrates 10 Years This Year

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega HighBall Halloween Celebrates 10 Years This Year

This year will mark the 10th anniversary of HighBall Halloween, and in celebration, the Short North Alliance has announced a tribute that will highlight music legends through the decades. The party starts on Friday, October 20, with their annual HB: On The Rocks. On two stages, local bands will play mixed sets of original songs […]

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Work Begins on Major Short North Streetscape Improvements

Brent Warren Brent Warren Work Begins on Major Short North Streetscape Improvements

Work started this week on the first phase of streetscape improvements along North High Street in the Short North. A three-block stretch of the street in front of the Convention Center is the first to undergo the transformation, with construction scheduled to continue through the end of September. The improvements will be both above ground […]

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Art Piece Approved for White Castle Building in the Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren Art Piece Approved for White Castle Building in the Short North

The Victorian Village Commission last month approved an art installation for the White Castle building in the Short North. The piece, called “Orange Slide Double Fade,” will be positioned on the overhanging portion of the building at the corner of West Second Avenue and North High Street. Pedestrians will need to look up in order […]

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