Editor's Picks: 15 things to do this weekend

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Friday

Nashville indie rockers Bully at Ace of Cups

Singer/guitarist Alicia Bognanno on recording "I Remember" from the band's new Feels Like album: "It was just a rush of energy when I was singing," said Bognanno, who hurls her words on the song as violently as dishes thrown against a kitchen wall. "I remember showing up at your house!" she screams. "And I remember hurting you so bad!"

Saturday

Dan Savage's "HUMP! Film Festival"

Dan Savage wants to take porn back to the theater. Thanks to his touring "HUMP! Film Festival," you'll get a chance to experience some fantastically diverse and fun homegrown smut with an audience of strangers. Savage, best known for his sex advice column "Savage Love" and redefinition of the word "Santorum" (Google it), started "HUMP!" in 2005 with a call to readers to send in their own homemade, sex-positive and explicit films.

Sunday

"Conversation Pieces" exhibition at Urban Art Experience

This Sunday afternoon, the Urban Art Experience will present work designed to start, drive and shape conversation, courtesy of Columbus-based African-American artists Y. Aileen, Ludie Senatus and Dwayne Eggerson. The exhibition is primarily self-curated by the participating artists. The mission of the UAE is to create and provide a venue for artists to showcase their works among art supporters and new audiences.