The Art Show

The Art Show

Art Show Host & More

The greater Dayton area is home to a strong, vibrant and thriving arts and cultural community.  The Art Show takes a look at the artists and the art scene in and around Dayton. The weekly series presents profiles and features from the worlds of music, theater, dance and art in the Miami Valley along with national arts and cultural highlights.
 
The Art Show is broadcast Sunday afternoons at 5pm on ThinkTV16 and ThinkTV16HD.
 
 
Are you an artist or know an artist with an interesting story?  Pitch it to us!  Contact us here (link to email TheArtshow@thinktv.org).  Please include your contact information and links to performances or art samples online.
 

The Art Show July 2014

Sunday, July 27

We celebrate DCDC dancer Sheri Williams and her 2014 Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio. Eunice Parsons is a 96 year old collage artist who works every day in her home studio, an Arizona Recycle Artist turns tin cans into works of art and acts of human kindness and entertainer Dan Dunn creates large, fascinating paintings with rapid strokes and breathtaking speed. 

 
 

The Art Show August 2014

Sunday, August 3

Dayton artist Michael Bashaw, has become well known for the large-scale, welded steel instruments which he designs and builds.  The jazz band at Stivers School for the Arts takes on New York City,  Scott Hocking, a Detroit native and explorer of vacant spaces, has found art in abandonment and get a rare behind the scenes look at the Dayton Ballet.

 

Sunday, August 24

K12 Gallery & TEJAS, an artists’ studio just outside Downtown Dayton, encourages community involvement and incites inspiration.  Ohioan Katie Lauer transcends many of the stereotypes associated with bluegrass and ancient artifacts from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius inspire artists at the Cleveland Art Museum.

 

Sunday, August 31

SMAG Dance Collective is a Dayton fusion dance company pushing the boundaries of contemporary dance.  Awarded an Ohio Heritage Fellowship for his impact on the arts in Ohio, Edwin George creates paintings from his traditions, myths, stories and cultural heritage and The Beauty Box is a site specific art installation and performance space in the economically challenged 3rd ward neighborhood in Houston.

 
 
Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District
The Art Show has been made possible thanks to the
Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District.