• Dogwood Festival,  Exhibits

    Our Hills Are Alive

    Our Hills Are Alive Opening May 3, 2-5pm as part of Dogwood Festival 2014 & the 5K Urban Art Walk runs through June 16, 2014 The theme of this year’s Dogwood Festival, “Our Hills are Alive,” plays off the Triple Locks Theater production of “The Sound of Music” but alludes to Coshocton County’s  lively cultural and artistic life.  The Festival exhibit, opening May 3 at the Pomerene Center for the Arts, celebrates 5 artists: Doug Anderson–glass, Ron Corl–furniture design, Todd Malenke–metal sculpture, Joan Staufer–painting and Erik Neff–woodcuts. With the exception of Erik Neff who grew up in Coshocton and now resides east of Cleveland in Newbery Ohio, the exhibit artists live…

  • Dogwood Festival,  Exhibits

    5K Urban Art Walk

    Saturday May 3, 2-5pm as part of Dogwood Festival 2014 The 29th annual Dogwood Festival celebrates the richness and diversity of the Coshocton County visual arts scene with a new 5K Urban Art Walk event.  The Walk will wend a way through downtown Coshocton, across the three rivers, to Roscoe Village with stops at six arts venues. From 2-5pm Saturday, May 3, a selection of food will be served at each stop to keep walkers (or drivers as the case may be) energized. The local shopping experience thrives on the personalities of the staff.  Trekkers will not be disappointed here; all proprietors on this walk are artists in their own…

  • Dogwood Festival

    Dogwood Festival 2014

    Our Hills are Alive May 1-9, 2014 Spring is slow to unroll this year but a harbinger of the season, the Pomerene Center for the Arts’ Dogwood Festival, begins May 1, right on time. For the 29th year, the Coshocton community will come together to celebrate the visual, literary & performing arts.   The theme of this year’s Dogwood Festival, “Our Hills are Alive,”  plays off the Triple Locks Theater production of “The Sound of Music” but alludes to the lively cultural and artistic  life in Coshocton County. Phil Cogley, a Columbus, Ohio musician,  underscored this reality when after performing at the Pomerene he commented, “Thanks for introducing me to the…