The Art Show

Southwest Ohio is home to strong, vibrant, and thriving arts and cultural communities. The Art Show takes a look at the artists and the art scene in and around Cincinnati and Dayton. The weekly award-winning series features profiles from the worlds of art, music, dance, and theater in our corner of Ohio, along with cultural highlights from across the nation.

The Art Show is broadcast Sunday afternoons at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16 and ThinkTV16HD.

Aired January 15 on ThinkTV16
Season 6 - Episode 2

The Jafagirls of Yellow Springs use craft activism to raise awareness of social issuesThe Jafagirls of Yellow Springs use craft activism to raise awareness of social issues: http://jafagirls.blogspot.com/.

We visit the Cohen Film Collection in Columbus, where modern technology is being used restore and preserve rare movie classicsWe visit the Cohen Film Collection in Columbus, where modern technology is being used restore and preserve rare movie classics: http://www.cohenfilmcollection.net/.

The 442s in St. Louis fuse classical music and jazzThe 442s in St. Louis fuse classical music and jazz: http://the442s.com/.

 

Airs January 22 on ThinkTV16
Season 6 - Episode 3

Cincinnati painter Brent Naughton captures the greatness of sports legendsCincinnati painter Brent Naughton captures the greatness of sports legends: http://www.brentnaughton.com/.

Art 360 in Portsmouth, Ohio, features an exhibit of art created on ostrich eggsArt 360 in Portsmouth, Ohio, features an exhibit of art created on ostrich eggs: http://www.arthatchingacrossohio.com/.

California master weaver Porfirio Gutierrez demonstrates ancient Zapotec techniquesCalifornia master weaver Porfirio Gutierrez demonstrates ancient Zapotec techniques: http://www.porfiriogutierrez.com/.

The Art Show goes behind the scenes with dancers from the Houston Ballet to learn more about their ballet shoesThe Art Show goes behind the scenes with dancers from the Houston Ballet to learn more about their ballet shoes: https://www.houstonballet.org/.

 


Are you an artist or know an artist with an interesting story?  Pitch it to us!  Contact us here.  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 - Host of The Art Show


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 chosen nationwide to participate in the blue Sky Dayton Project Artist in Residency Program held in collaboration with the University of Dayton.