Job Posting

Columbus Center for Human Services Inc. announces an opening for an Art Facilitator / Habilitation Coordinator at Open Door Art Studio

 CCHS is a not for profit organization that provides support services for adults with developmental disabilities through a variety of experiences.

To Apply: Please submit by June 24, 2011 a cover letter, resume (including three references with contact information, indicating relationship) and a PDF portfolio of at least 5 images that best represent your current work to:

Please include “Art Facilitator Application” and your first initial and last name in the subject line.

Applications will only be accepted via e-mail.


Member News

All the Pretty Trees
It Looks Like Its Open

Multiple OAL members exhibiting

Opening reception Friday, June 17, 2011 6-9pm
performance by the Ginger Lees & Cathy Wicks Ours

Special meditation and discussion Sunday June 19th at 1pm
hosted by Seth Josephson exploring issues of interconnectedness and transcending the human/nature division.

13 E. Tulane Road/ Columbus, OH


Member News

Por Vida IV

Por Vida is a contemporary interpretation of the Day of the Dead, located in Columbus, Ohio. Incorporating art, entertainment, and local business support, this event is a vibrant community honoring the lives of lost loved ones. The annual art exhibition is an integral portion of the celebration and culture. Por Vida IV will include 25 artists, 15 of which will be juried into the show through an open call for artists. Call for entry begins Sunday, June 12 and ends Sunday, August 14th.

The Por Vida art exhibition will begin at Junctionview Studios October 29 – 30, and travel to Salon Hotel Lily in the Short North arts district of Columbus for the month of November. The exhibit is annually curated and juried by Columbus artist Kat Marie Moya; a professional artist, tattoo artist, and the sole curator and organizer of Por Vida I, II, and III.

For more information about entry, visit


Member News

German Village Art League presents
“The Language of Art”

June 1 – 25, 2011
Opening Reception (open to the public):June 5, 2-4:30p.m., 2011
Poetry Reading: June 5, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the opening reception
The High Road Gallery Worthington, OH

“The Language of Art” features visual art complemented by ekphrasis poetry – the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art in poem. Selected artwork will be assigned to a poet, who will produce a poem that reflects their experience with the art. This show features multiple OAL members.

More information available at: