Welcome to the Columbia Art Center blog. Here you’ll find articles about art, information about happenings at the Columbia Art Center, posts by our visiting guest artists, book and art reviews, and more. Please join our art conversation!

Art Matters-Take Two

This month at Columbia Center for the Arts, we are celebrating the importance of art and how it matters is our lives through our ART MATTERS campaign. Did you know that students who study art are four times more likely…

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The Joy of Teaching Art to Kids

CCA Education Manager Kristyn Fix recently spoke with one of the instructors of our upcoming Summer Arts Camps for Youth, Rene Westbrook. Rene will be teaching workshops from June to August in kids’ classes ranging from cardboard robots to painting…

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Celebrating the Art & Culture of Japan

  Celebrating the Art & Culture of Japan May 3-28 Special Show Opening, Friday, May 5 @6pm Columbia Center for the Arts will be hosting a month-long, Center-wide celebration of the Art & Culture of Japan throughout the month of…

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Summer Art Classes At Columbia Arts

EXCITING SUMMER KIDS CLASSES COMING TO COLUMBIA ART CENTER June 26-August 24, 2017 Kids ages 4-17 will love the Columbia Art Center’s wide variety of summer children’s art classes in everything from stage production to collage, and mural design and…

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Celebrating National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, and at the Center we have been posting a poem a day much to the delight of our visitors. We thought we would share one of the favorite poems with you. CELEBRATING NATIONAL POETRY MONTH…

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Art in the News

Following are some recent articles about art you might have missed: These Rare Examples of Early Photography in China Captured a Disappearing World When photography was invented in the mid-19th century, France became the nation that could boast providing the…

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