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Cultural Wall Music Festival 2K18
Date: July 14-July 15, 2018
Location: Jefferson Center for Learning, 100 Jefferson Ave, Columbus, OH 43215
The Cultural Wall Music Festival will have live music, delicious food, and has free admission!
This two day event will feature live music provided by Mojoflo, Jazz Patrol 2.0, Urban Jazz Coalition, Milton Ruffin, The Four Mints and guest artist. Also included at the event will be health and wellness screenings, as well as small business seminars on Friday, July 13.
For more information visit ColumbusMakesArt.
Seventh Annual Kleibacker Film Festival
Date: August 16-18 2018
The seventh annual Charles Kleibacker Film Festival celebrates the legacy of a style icon with a weekend of free films honoring all things fashion. Please note that all films are recommended for adult audiences, and limited seating is available. To guarantee a seat, please make a reservation early.
View the event page at the Columbus Museum of Art.
2018 Making Midwest Fest
Dates: July 21, 2018 - July 22, 2018
Do one better. Make one better. Be one better.
To DO one better is to push your creative ability further than you did yesterday. To MAKE one better is to use your creative ability to make others better. To BE one better is to join with others to make your community stronger.
View ticket pricing, apply to be a volunteer, and check out the event schedule here.
Students, you can get in for free if you volunteer for 6 hours. All students and educators are eligable for a $10 discount with valid ID.
INCREDIBLES 2 needs new suits, and you can help!
All you need to do is:
• Create a super-suit design
• Take a picture of it
• Post to instagram using the hashtag #CCADSUPERS
Each designer that submits will be entered to win a prize package including advance screening passes for Incredibles II
Fifth Annual Black Heritage Through Visual Rhythms Juried Art Show
Dealine for Entries- Fri., June 29, 2018
Exhibit Opening- Sat., Oct. 13, 2018–Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
Weds.–Sun. 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Ohio History Center, 800 E. 17th Ave., Columbus
The National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center (NAAMCC), the Ohio History Connection (OHC), The King Arts Complex, and the African American Visual Artists Guild (AAVAG) present the fifth annual Black Heritage Through Visual Rhythms national art exhibit. Artists from across the United States are invited to submit their work to the juried art exhibit in the new categories updated for this year: Best of Show; Social Justice; Identity; and Surroundings (includes still life and landscape). All submissions should emphasize themes and perspectives related to the African diaspora and/or African American culture, history or experience.
Participants and winners will be recognized at the Artists’ Reception and Awards Ceremony at the Ohio History Center in Columbus, Ohio on Sat., Oct. 13, 2018. The exhibit will run until Mon., Jan. 21, 2019.
The deadline for art submissions is June 29, 2018. Click here to download the Call for Entries. For more information email InfoNAAMCC@ohiohistory.org
Other Cool Events
Grants, and events, and jobs, oh my!
The GCAC (Greater Columbus Arts Council) posts a constant stream of events, opportunities, artists residencies, workshops, and much more on the "Grants" page of their website. You can find out about public art installations, past projects, and job opportunities as well (graduating seniors, take note!)
Check out the magic here.