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The Confluence Cast: Columbus Idea Foundry

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Columbus Idea Foundry

There are a myriad of possible solutions to breathe new life into a neighborhood. The Idea Foundry has a solution for Franklinton. In this episode, CEO Casey McCarty discusses how they helped transform an abandoned warehouse into a vibrant community that houses over 30 private office spaces for small businesses, startups, and corporate innovation spaces, […]

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The Confluence Cast: Artist Laura Alexander

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Artist Laura Alexander

When artist Laura Alexander came back to Columbus after graduate school, she thought she’d stick around for a couple months. That was ten years ago. Alexander sat down to talk about why Columbus is the place she makes her work and her background. We also go behind the curtain on the art world at large. […]

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Art For Franklinton

  Art For Franklinton

Franklinton Arts District is excited to announce the fourth annual Art for Franklinton, May 19 at the Idea Foundry. The event will feature panels from Urban Scrawl – an annual two-day festival hosted by the Franklinton Arts District. The fundraiser will feature both a silent auction and live auction, as well as food and entertainment. […]

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Art for Franklinton 2018

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Art for Franklinton 2018

Franklinton Arts District is excited to announce the fourth annual Art for Franklinton, May 19 at the Idea Foundry. The event will feature panels from Urban Scrawl – an annual two-day festival hosted by the Franklinton Arts District. The fundraiser will feature both a silent auction and live auction, as well as food and entertainment. […]

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Photos: Urban Scrawl 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photos: Urban Scrawl 2015

The ninth annual Urban Scrawl event kicked off its two-day celebration in Franklinton today with dozens of local artists showcasing their talents with live mural painting. In addition to watching the artwork in progress, attendees were treated to live music, breakdancing, food trucks, drinks and other activities. Urban Scrawl continues on Sunday, August 30th from […]

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Best Art Show of 2011: Urban Scrawl

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Art Show of 2011: Urban Scrawl

In addition to best art gallery, we’ve asked for your votes this year for the best individual art show. This could include a larger arts festival or a smaller gallery exhibit. At the top of this new list is Urban Scrawl, which took place this year at 400 West Rich Street on August 27th and […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 15

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 15

The Final Downtown Summer Concert happens tonight with The Spikedrivers. Keep an eye out for the Jeni’s Bajaj! The Friends of Goodale Park is having a fundraiser for the new fountain tonight at Park St. Cantina. St. James Tavern and Fusion Cafe have combined forces for a Flying Dog cask event. Clayspace is hosting an open […]

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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!