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.

July 4: This episode featured...

Potter and character creator Debbie Loffing of UrbanaPotter and character creator Debbie Loffing of Urbana: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mad-River-Mud-Pottery-StudioDebbie-Loffing/171102409571529

The work of 20th century Ohio artist Emerson BurkhartThe work of 20th century Ohio artist Emerson Burkhart: http://www.emersonburkhart.info/home.html

Sharon Gainsburg, who works to reveal the artist in all of usSharon Gainsburg, who works to reveal the artist in all of us: http://www.gainsburgstudio.com/

A special art colony in Ybor CityA special art colony in Ybor City: www.facebook.com/YborArtColony

 

July 12: This episode features...

Featherwood Frames creates wooden eyeglass frames using pedal powerFeatherwood Frames creates wooden eyeglass frames using pedal power. http://featherwoodframes.com/  

The Columbus Museum of Art studies the complex nature of money and its relationship to artThe Columbus Museum of Art studies the complex nature of money and its relationship to art.   http://www.columbusmuseum.org/ 

Christine Weigand produces portraits and landscapes using paperChristine Weigand produces portraits and landscapes using paper. http://www.littlegreycatstudio.com/#/christine-weigand/4570823198

:  Musician Antsy McClain gives an inside look at the inspiration behind his musicMusician Antsy McClain gives an inside look at the inspiration behind his music. http://unhitched.com/ 

 

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.

 

 

Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District

The Art Show has been made possible thanks to the

Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District. 

Rodney Veal, an independent choreographer and interdisciplinary artist, serves as adjunct faculity for Stivers School of the Performing Arts, Sinclair Community College and the University of Dayton. He is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University with a B.S in Political Science and Visual Arts and The Ohio State University with an MFA in Choreography. Rodney currently serves on the board of trustees of Ohio Dance and as chair of the Blue Sky Project. He is the recipient of several MCACD grants and fellowships. Several of his works have been performed as part of the Ohio Dance Festival. He was one of five artists chose nationwide to participate in the blue Sky Dayton Project Artist in Residency Program held in collaboration with the University of Dayton.