January 30, 2023
FEBRUARY EXHIBITIONS IN THE SHORT NORTH ARTS DISTRICT
Share the love of art during February Gallery Hop!
On Saturday, Feb. 4, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Columbus’ favorite day to celebrate art will feature new exhibitions at Sean Christopher Gallery, Hammond Harkins Galleries, Marcia Evans Gallery, Sharon Weiss Gallery, and Studios on High, as well as an assortment of group shows at local galleries. Gallery Hoppers can also expect to see special promotions throughout businesses on High St.
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Scroll down to learn more about each exhibitions, gallery hours and more!
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FEBRUARY GALLERY EXHIBITIONS
Brandt-Roberts Galleries | 642 N High St.
Join us on Saturday 11th February from 6-9pm as we unveil our first exhibition of the new year, “Wonderland”!
This group exhibition, featuring 8 multifarious contemporary artists, will explore the boundaries of illusion and reality, voyeurism and spectatorship.
Hammond Harkins Galleries | 641 N High St.
Hammond Harkins Galleries will be featuring new works by gallery artists in their exhibition titled, “Winter Selections.”
Hammond Harkins Galleries’ February Gallery Hop hours are 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Marcia Evans Gallery | 8 E Lincoln St.
Marcia Evans Gallery is pleased to be part of the ongoing 25th anniversary celebration of the Phoenix Rising Printmaking Cooperative. This exhibit of past and present members exemplifies the cooperative’s commitment to preserving the fine art of printmaking and providing a studio for emerging and established artists to practice a diverse range of techniques. Woodcuts, etchings, collagraphs, embossing, monoprints, silkscreen and other innovative printmaking techniques will be included in this celebratory exhibition.
Marcia Evans Gallery’s February Gallery Hop hours are 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Sean Christopher Gallery Ohio | 815 N High St. Ste H
The 2023 Twelfth Annual Young Hearts Juried Exhibition has continued yearly since 2012 at Sean Christopher Gallery, featuring select artworks across disciplines by current Columbus College of Art and Design students. The esteemed 2023 Guest Juror is Granville Ohio-based multidisciplinary artist David Butler, a CCAD alumni (1987 Advertising Design) who, over the past year, has created three solo fine art shows across the state of Ohio.
“Young Hearts 12” will open with a public reception during the February Gallery Hop from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., and will include a Juror’s Cash Awards Presentation at 6:30 p.m. This group exhibition will continue through Feb. 25.
Sean Christopher Gallery Ohio’s February Gallery Hop hours are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Sharon Weiss Gallery | 20 E Lincoln St.
Join Sharon Weiss Gallery during the February Gallery Hop for another exciting Salon Exhibit featuring favorite artists represented by Sharon Weiss Gallery.
Sharon Weiss Gallery’s February Gallery Hop hours are from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The Little Blue House by Sharon Weiss Gallery
Visit the Little Blue House by Sharon Weiss Gallery during the February Gallery Hop. This charming, old home has been transformed into four working studios and two galleries in which all work is by women artists. The Foyer Gallery is shared by the four resident artists Amy Adams, Lisa Parks Godfrey, Karen LaValley and Tamar Rudavsky. Gallery II is a rotating exhibit curated by Sharon Weiss located at 24 E. Lincoln Street in the fabulous Short North.
February Gallery Hop hours for The Little Blue House by Sharon Weiss Gallery are 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Studios On High | 20 E Lincoln St.
Join Studios on High Gallery during the February Gallery Hop for their exhibition titled “Circle Back.” In this show, member artists explore the timeless and universally appearing shape, the circle, with works ranging from ceramics, collage, oils and acrylics to jewelry, textiles, glass and fine beadwork.
Studios on High Gallery’s February Gallery Hop hours are from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
OTHER GALLERY HOP EVENTS
Art Spot | See Map for Locations
Art lovers are encouraged to explore Art Spot, a collection of 13 window installations designed by Columbus-area artists located throughout the Short North Arts District and Downtown Columbus. Each installation is designed around the theme of Climate Conversations, encouraging conversations about the climate crisis and the role of art in science communication.
Four Art Spot installations are located in the Short North Arts District between E. 4th Ave. and W. 2nd Ave. along High St. Art Spot is a project of the Greater Columbus Art Council. For more information about participating artists and locations, visit columbusmakesart.com/artspot.
W*nder | 16 W Poplar Ave
Join W*nder following the February Gallery Hop as they present their first Black art collective show! The event will take place from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., and include live music, a gallery show featuring ten Black local artists, CBD cocktails and three local musicians, Synclair, N1Y4D and Aaron Remone. Tickets can be purchased here.
GALLERY HOP SPONSORS
Gallery Hop is an event of the Short North Alliance and made possible with support from our sponsors: