Music and Arts

The Athens International Film and Video Festival opens its 42nd edition on Friday and runs through April 9.

With more than 300 films screened throughout the week, this year's fest is a smorgasbord of works from around the world. All screenings and presentations will take place at the Athena Cinema.

Photos of Nelsonville's monthly arts celebration
Ruth Bradley reflects on 28 years of directing the Athens International Film + Video Festival

WOUB Music Blog

Nine more acts have been added to this year's fest, scheduled for May 28-31
Donna Coleman talks about upcoming teaching residency, concert events

NPR Music


"Neoteric" will be on display Jan. 30-Feb. 22
"For the Love of Athens County" will be displayed through March 3 at ARTS/West
Classic films will be screened monthly through 2015
"Art Speaks: The Work of the Canal Winchester Artists Guild" runs Jan. 29-March 27
Thirteen Ohio artists will showcase work reflecting various leisure activities
Fire and Ice Festival to feature ice carving, unique desserts
Performing Arts in Education Fund will provide visiting artist workshops for OU students, area schoolkids