Spring and Art Have Sprung!!!

LOTS of openings and amazing art to see, buy and SUPPORT LOCAL this weekend and the weather looks like it’s going to cooperate. So get out there and enjoy it!!! Creative Babes of all ages, check this out! Creative Babes Happy … Continue reading

United Creatives Say “Silence IS Death”

As always, the second weekend of the month features Franklinton Fridays but there is more to do and see this weekend as well.  The art starts tonight at CCAD! Visiting Curator: Amanda Hunt Beeler Gallery Thursday 6-8 p.m. Amanda Hunt is … Continue reading

Date Night and More This Week!

This week the art starts on Tuesday evening at Shadowbox for the kick-off of the 2015 season of RAW: Columbus along with a celebration of the director, Dayna Melton’s birthday!

RAW Columbus

Visionary

Tuesday 7-11 p.m.

January 27th

RAWCome celebrate the 2015 season launch of @RAW Columbus Presents “VISIONARY” Tuesday night at ShadowboxLive and get your pictures to remember the night courtesy of The Photo Bomber Booth! It’s an awesome concept where you can take your own photos and then they pop up on a screen for you to see right after!

Be sure to like his page so you know where to find the pictures after the show so you can print and save them!

https://www.facebook.com/ThePhotoBomberBooth

Wednesday is hopping in Delaware with Adam Kiger:

Adam Kiger Meet, Greet, Eat Reception

Beeghly Library

Delware Ohio

5:30-7 p.m.

Wednesday January 28thadam kiger

Adam will be available to answer questions about his work, currently on view in Gallery 2001 in Beeghly Library  in Delaware, OH. Refreshments will be available too!

And if you’re into the fashion scene, on Wednesday:

Strongwater

Nary Manivong Runway Collection

7-9 p.m.

Wednesday January 28th

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Then Thursday, get a babysitter or set aside the night for a creative date night with Columbus Idea Foundry:

CIF

Date Night

6-9 p.m.

Thursday January 29th

Date night at CIFSpots open for January Maker Date Night!

Date night heats up around the forge with blacksmithing instructor Adlai Stein of Macabee Metals. Create gorgeous copper leaves that you can turn into a necklace, pendant or a pin. Then head into the woodshop with CIF instructor Eric Lanese to build a candle holder out of hardwood! Then stroll over to Strongwater Food and Spirits for a full gourmet dinner including appetizer, two entrees and two desserts–all included in this package deal.

https://www.ticketbase.com/events/jan-29mdn

Roscoe Room

Smile Lines Project Update Party

5-10 p.m.

Friday January 30thsmile lines

Come join in celebrating the progress of Smile Lines Project and help support the ongoing kickstarter. The update party will be held at The Roscoe Room from 5 pm to 10 pm January 30th. Smile Lines Project is a living art exhibition, raising awareness of military suicide and celebrating the resilience of our veterans. Come see all of the wonderful progress on the American Veteran portraits along with their personal statements. There will be wine, food, live music, lots of art and art lovers! $1 suggested donation at the door.

http://www.smilelinesproject.com/

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/37837734/smile-lines-project

Tacocat Gallery

Eye Candy

Opening Reception

6-9 p.m.

Saturday January 31st

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Come out for the opening of Eye Candy: A Collection of Portraits at Tacocat Cooperative on Saturday, January 31st. Eye Candy will feature a collection of unique depictions of people, loved ones, celebrities, and self portraits created by artists of Open Door Art Studio.

Eye Candy: A Collection of Portraits will be on view from Saturday, January 31st through Monday, February 23rd.

Tacocat gallery hours are Sundays from 12 – 5 pm.

WONDERBALLCelebrate an evening of creativity and curiosity at CMA.

Discover art, creation, and wonder with local food and beverage pairings, entertainment, and a night of eccentric experiences.

Tickets and sponsorships will benefit the CMA’s Center for Creativity. Wonderball is a 21 and over event.

 

This weekend is also the closing for a couple of already featured shows:

Concourse Gallery

UA Municipal Building

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