AN UNLIKELY COLLECTION OF MASTERWORKS
Columbus is an improbable town. Every year thousands of visitors arrive to explore its streets and study its buildings, for it is one of the rare places on earth where the idea that architecture can improve the human condition has been put to the test.
Columbus, Indiana, claims a collection that features some of the biggest names in modern art and architecture – which explains why the words “unexpected” and “unforgettable” are regularly overheard on the community’s streets.
The story begins with the leadership of a family with a vision and a program rooted in the words of Winston Churchill: “We shape our buildings, and afterwards our buildings shape us.”
The City of Columbus website provides a wealth of information about city services, public transportation, parks and recreation, city utilities. Here you watch a video of a recent public meeting or sign up for the city's newsletter to keep you up-to-date on city government news.
Learn about the city's economic development strategy. The Greater Columbus Economic Development Corporation's website is chocked full of data on key employers, employment statistics, cost of living and average salaries.
Discover why visitors from all over the world come to visit this town of 45,000 people. The city's outstanding modern architecture and public art are truly world-class. But that's just the tip of the iceberg, learn about the restaurants, events and attractions that make this city so vibrant. Visit the Columbus Visitors Center website for more info.
Columbus Young Professionals is an organization dedicated to helping young professionals navigate life, work and community. This dynamic group hosts monthly professional development seminars, networking events and community projects. CYP Website.