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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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Artists Create The Big Tablecloths: Miles Balfour

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Artists Create The Big Tablecloths: Miles Balfour

Local Artists Interpret The Big Table through work To kick off and promote this year’s Big Table, taking place all across central Ohio on August 28, The Columbus Foundation commissioned local artists to interpret what coming together as a community means to them. Through these mixed-media tablecloths, artists showcased their creative talent and their love for […]

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Adam Brouillette’s Take on The Big Table

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Adam Brouillette’s Take on The Big Table

Local Artists Interpret The Big Table through work To kick off and promote this year’s Big Table, taking place all across central Ohio on August 28, The Columbus Foundation commissioned local artists to interpret what coming together as a community means to them. Through these mixed-media tablecloths, artists showcased their creative talent and their love for […]

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Developing a Culture of Dialogue with The Big Table

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Developing a Culture of Dialogue with The Big Table

The Big Table is a day-long event where community-led conversations take place across central Ohio. This year, The Big Table happens on Wednesday, August 28. Individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations–anyone, really!–can sit around a table, share a snack, and have a conversation about a topic important to them. What people talk about can be as broad as […]

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The Big Table is Back August 28!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation The Big Table is Back August 28!

Pull up a chair, central Ohio! The Big Table is back on August 28! The Big Table® is a day of community building through conversations designed to connect and inspire central Ohio! Through open, thoughtful conversations, we will spark new relationships and new ways for working together by deepening our understanding of each other and […]

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The Confluence Cast: Storyteller Donte Woods-Spikes

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Storyteller Donte Woods-Spikes

Who should we have at the table when trying to address the challenges and opportunities in Columbus? Storyteller and filmmaker Donte Woods-Spikes talks about that, being a young black man in Columbus, and how he tries to show the importance of being present with family and friends in his work. Shownotes for this episode This […]

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A Big Day of Community for The Big Table—Thank You!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation A Big Day of Community for The Big Table—Thank You!

Shared by The Columbus Foundation: To sum up The Big Table with a quote overheard yesterday: “Today is one of those days where you remember why you love being human.” Your energy. Your passion. Your commitment to our community—and to one another—is simply incredible. Every single person who opted in to help create a strong […]

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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!

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