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The ArtsOhio Blog is the Ohio Arts Council's way to share stories that highlight the arts in Ohio, feedback from the field, interviews with artists and staff, and more. Sign up for the ArtsOhio newsletter to receive a curated selection of posts each month.

Occupied: Warren Takes Abandoned House from Vacant to Vibrant

Occupied: Warren Takes Abandoned House from Vacant to Vibrant

Buildings slated for the wrecking ball usually do not attract much positive attention, but Martin and his team wanted to change that. Through a partnership with the Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County (FACT) and an ArtsNEXT grant from the Ohio Arts Council (OAC), a group of 20 artists transformed an abandoned house into an immersive art experience.
Governor's Awards 2018: Heartland Bank, Small Business Support of the Arts Award Winner

Governor's Awards 2018: Heartland Bank, Small Business Support of the Arts Award Winner

Heartland Bank has been Central Ohio’s community bank since 1911. Experts in commercial real estate, property development, and small to medium business finance, Heartland is proud to support the entrepreneurial spirit for those that live, work, and play in the communities they serve.
Governor's Awards 2018: The J.M. Smucker Company, Large Business Support of the Arts Award Winner

Governor's Awards 2018: The J.M. Smucker Company, Large Business Support of the Arts Award Winner

The J. M. Smucker Company has played an essential role in shaping Ohio’s economic, cultural, and artistic landscape.Through partnering with the Akron Art Museum and others, its efforts to expand access to the arts in the Northeast Ohio and beyond have enriched people’s lives and strengthened its surrounding communities.
Governor's Awards 2018: Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Irma Lazarus Award Winner

Governor's Awards 2018: Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Irma Lazarus Award Winner

The world-renowned Dayton Contemporary Dance Company is the oldest modern dance company in Ohio and one of few American dance companies of international reputation located outside a major U.S. metropolitan area
It’s the Circle of Life: After 136 Years, Renovated Huber Opera House Looks to a Bright Future

It’s the Circle of Life: After 136 Years, Renovated Huber Opera House Looks to a Bright Future

Many have passed through the doors of Hicksville’s Huber Opera House and Civic Center throughout its 136-year history. Now, the renovated Huber has a new purpose: Serving as a training ground for aspiring theatre professionals.

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