GCAC-funded events


Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing
January 21, 2015 — February 17, 2016
at Wild Goose Creative

Two Wednesdays a month we host a casual figure drawing group for everyone over 18. If you've never worked with a live model before or just want to work on your skills, there will be someone available… (more)

Make a Sculpted Glass Flower

Make a Sculpted Glass Flower
February 1, 2015 — June 6, 2015
at Glass Axis

With an instructor's guidance, use glass-working tools to shape the hot glass. Pick your colors and apply them to the glass; use tweezers to shape a bud, an opening flower, or a full bloom; then… (more)

Make a Blown Glass Ornament

Make a Blown Glass Ornament
February 4, 2015 — June 28, 2015
at Glass Axis

Please check the Glass Axis website for current hours and class listings! This class allows you to work with hot glass up close, while staying on the cool end of the pipe. You'll start by selecting… (more)

Make a Sculpted Glass Pumpkin

Make a Sculpted Glass Pumpkin
February 21, 2015 — June 10, 2015
at Glass Axis

If you have ever seen a glass pumpkin you will be unable to deny its year-round charm! In this class, you'll make one of your very own, choosing colors for the stem and body. First, you will dip… (more)

Make A Glass Bead

Make A Glass Bead
March 21, 2015 — June 21, 2015
at Glass Axis

In this one hour class you will make beads of your very own. After our artist presents a demonstration, you will select your colors and basic bead shape, and then learn to handle a mandrel (thin… (more)

Make a Stained Glass Heart

Make a Stained Glass Heart
March 22, 2015 — May 9, 2015
at Glass Axis

In this quick and fun class you will choose from a colorful pallet to customise our heart shaped pattern. You will work with an artist to grind and foil your pre-cut glass pieces, and then solder… (more)

Make Fused Glass Jewelry

Make Fused Glass Jewelry
March 25, 2015 — June 24, 2015
at Glass Axis

Using a variety of glass materials and colors, in this class you will create fused earrings, rings, pins, hair clips, and more using our cut glass pieces and metal findings. After your jewelry is… (more)

Make a Fused Glass Plate

Make a Fused Glass Plate
March 25, 2015 — June 24, 2015
at Glass Axis

Design and create your own 6" fused glass plate. You will experiment with stringers, frit, confetti, and sheet glass to build a colorful design. Your plate can be used in the kitchen or for… (more)

Erik Levine: Cold Storage

Erik Levine: Cold Storage
April 1, 2015 — April 30, 2015
at Wexner Center for the Arts

Continuing his exploration of male identity and masculinity in contemporary society, New York-based artist Erik Levine trains his lens on an Argentinian slaughterhouse in his newest work, Cold… (more)

New School

New School
April 17, 2015 — May 17, 2015
at MINT

ROY G BIV Gallery partners with MINT to introduce "New School," a group exhibition of the best cutting-edge work by current undergraduate students. The exhibition showcases 15 artists, working in a… (more)

A Moon for the Misbegotten

A Moon for the Misbegotten
April 23, 2015 — May 17, 2015
at Columbus Civic Theater

Set in and around a rundown Connecticut farmhouse in the early twenties, Eugene O'Neill's final chapter on his family finds Phil Hogan and his daughter Josie poised to blackmail their landlord, James… (more)

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
April 30, 2015 — May 10, 2015
at Lincoln Theatre

DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST April 30 - May 10, 2015 at The Lincoln Theatre Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM Saturdays at 1:00 & 5:00 PM Sundays at 3:00 PM Music by Alan Menken Lyrics by… (more)

 

Art & Environment: A Course for High School Students
May 1, 2015
at The Wexner Center for the Arts

Eco-conscious and interested in contemporary art? Entering 11th or 12th grade this fall? Here's your chance to learn about the intersections of art and environmental issues at Ohio State while… (more)

8th Annual Spring Glass Sale & Walk-in Workshops

8th Annual Spring Glass Sale & Walk-in Workshops
May 1, 2015 — May 3, 2015
at Glass Axis

May 1 - 3 2015 Friday: Noon-7pm; Saturday & Sunday: 10am - 5pm Join us for a fun-filled family weekend of shopping and glass making! Our 8th Annual Spring Sale is just in time for Mother's… (more)

Honk! at CATCO is Kids May 1-10

Honk! at CATCO is Kids May 1-10
May 1, 2015 — May 10, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

When Ugly hatches, the other animals are quick to notice that he doesn't look like any of his darling duckling siblings. His journey of self-discovery teaches them tolerance and ultimately celebrates… (more)

CJO's "Big Band Evolution" ft Maria Schneider

CJO's "Big Band Evolution" ft Maria Schneider
May 1, 2015 — May 2, 2015
at Southern Theatre

Grammy Award-winning conductor/arranger/composer Maria Schneider brings her radiant charisma to the stage to lead the CJO in an unforgettable evening of art and jazz. The music of Maria Schneider… (more)

OPPArt: Artist Residencies: What the Alliance of Artists Communities can do for you!

OPPArt: Artist Residencies: What the Alliance of Artists Communities can do for you!
May 5, 2015
at Jazz Academy

May 5, 6:00p - 8:00p Jazz Academy, 769 East Long Street Visual artists, writers, composers, choreographers, filmmakers, and others: Want time and space to develop new work? This workshop is for… (more)

 

Brother Sun in concert with Amy Black
May 15, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater)

Brother Sun personifies the word 'synergy'; the interaction of elements that when combined produce a total effect that is greater than the sum of the individual contributions. The band, comprised of… (more)

Catherine Opie: Portraits and Landscapes

Catherine Opie: Portraits and Landscapes
May 16, 2015 — August 2, 2015
at Wexner Center Galleries

Ohio-born photographer Catherine Opie returns to the Wexner Center to debut a new series of artist portraits and abstract landscapes. Among contemporary American photographers, Opie is exceptionally… (more)

Jack Whitten: Five Decades of Painting

Jack Whitten: Five Decades of Painting
May 16, 2015 — August 2, 2015
at Wexner Center Galleries

This spring, join us to explore the groundbreaking work of African American artist Jack Whitten in the first career-spanning retrospective of his dynamic oeuvre. Organized by the Museum of… (more)

NEXT@WEX Fest: Stephin Merritt (of the Magnetic Fields) accompanied by Sam Davol

NEXT@WEX Fest: Stephin Merritt (of the Magnetic Fields) accompanied by Sam Davol
May 16, 2015
at Wexner Center Performance Space

Magnetic Fields front man Stephin Merritt returns to the Wex for an intimate concert accompanied by his longtime bandmate, cellist Sam Davol. One of America's most talented songwriters, Merritt's… (more)

The Christians

The Christians
May 21, 2015 — June 6, 2015
at Riffe Center Studio Two

The hottest, most discussed play from this year's Humana Festival of New American plays is The Christians. This play been called "a theological bombshell." It's the one play that everyone came back… (more)

Buyer & Cellar at CATCO May 27-June 14

Buyer & Cellar at CATCO May 27-June 14
May 27, 2015 — June 14, 2015
at Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

Buyer & Cellar, written by Jonathan Tolins, outlines the excesses of America's favorite diva, Barbra Streisand, as documented in her recent coffee table book,"My Passion for Design." It's true ...… (more)

YANK! The Musical

YANK! The Musical
May 27, 2015 — June 6, 2015
at Van Fleet Theatre

Yank! The Musical book and lyrics by David Zellnik, Music by Joseph Zellnik May 27 - June 6 YANK! explores what it means to be a man, and what it is to fall in love and struggle to survive in a time… (more)

anne: diary in dance

anne: diary in dance
May 29, 2015 — May 30, 2015
at CDT at CAPA's Lincoln Theatre

Based on the diary of Anne Frank CDT Artistic Director Tim Veach will choreograph the world premiere of anne: diary in dance as the culmination of CDT's 17th Anniversary Season, Passion and… (more)

Off the Grid

Off the Grid
May 30, 2015 — May 31, 2015
at The Wexner Center for the Arts

The contemporary art party of the season returns for its sixth incarnation in May, and this year we'll celebrate 25 years of the Wex. Help us look back to our beginnings in 1989 and look forward to a… (more)

Art & Environment: A Professional Online Course for Teachers

Art & Environment: A Professional Online Course for Teachers
June 1, 2015 — August 31, 2015
at The Wexner Center for the Arts

Designed primarily for K-12 art teachers, Art & Environment is an online-only course designed to provide educators with an in-depth introduction to the field of Eco Art as well as a basic… (more)

 

La voix humaine / Pagliacci
June 3, 2015 — June 7, 2015
at Southern Theatre - CAPA

In Poulenc's La voix humaine, a desperate woman is shunned by her lover over the phone and stumbles through a minefield of emotions towards an uncertain fate. This captivating, 40-minute monodrama is… (more)

Ted Lewis & Sophie Tucker: Jazz Jubilee

Ted Lewis & Sophie Tucker: Jazz Jubilee
June 14, 2015
at Lincoln Theatre

"Is Everybody Happy?" Celebrate Ted Lewis' 125th Birthday with The Ted Lewis Orchestra and Sophie Tucker in a mélange of dance, comedy and melody! Thrill to greatest hits of "The High-Hatted… (more)

NEXT@WEX Fest: Belle and Sebastian with Jungle and Son Lux

NEXT@WEX Fest: Belle and Sebastian with Jungle and Son Lux
June 14, 2015
at Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

This year's Next@Wex Fest is headlined by Belle and Sebastian, whose last Columbus performance was at the Wex in November 2003. Belle and Sebastian are touring in support of their new release Girls… (more)

"[title of show]" Opens June 18 at CATCO

"[title of show]" Opens June 18 at CATCO
June 18, 2015 — July 26, 2015
at Studio Three, Riffe Center

CATCO will celebrate summer with another popular Studio Three cabaret performance, "[title of show]," opening June 18. This Tony-nominated musical (music and lyrics by Jeff Bowen based on the book by… (more)

25th Annual Juneteenth Ohio Festival

25th Annual Juneteenth Ohio Festival
June 19, 2015 — June 21, 2015
at Genoa Park, Riverfront Amphitheater

Juneteenth Ohio is your official soul summer celebration for 2015 that is sure to be your family's midwest destination. Juneteenth Ohio celebrates 150 years of African American freedom for all.… (more)

Columbus Invitational Visual Arts Competition

Columbus Invitational Visual Arts Competition
August 13, 2015 — August 28, 2015
at King Arts Complex

Artists representing the best local community-oriented arts groups compete head-to-head in the Visual Arts portion of the Columbus Invitational Arts… (more)

Columbus Invitational - Performing Arts Competition

Columbus Invitational - Performing Arts Competition
August 22, 2015
at Columbus Performing Arts Center

Six of Columbus' best community-oriented performing arts groups compete head-to-head to be the best in the city, and advance to the 2016 regionals. Featuring dance, music, theater and… (more)

 

Columbus Invitational Awards Ceremony and Gallery Reception
August 27, 2015
at King Arts Complex

Come join us as we celebrate the best artists in the city, and view the visual art exhibition featuring all the entrants in the competition, including the… (more)

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