New episodes of The Art Show will return on January 18th

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.

Guests featured in upcoming episodes

Artists featured in the Jan. 25th episode

Dayton Watercolorist Peter Frederick, who teaches classes locally: www.ketteringoh.org/play/rosewood-arts-centreDayton Watercolorist Peter Frederick, who teaches classes locally: www.ketteringoh.org/play/rosewood-arts-centre

Merry-Go-Round Museum in Sandusky: www.merrygoroundmuseum.org Merry-Go-Round Museum in Sandusky: www.merrygoroundmuseum.org

Animator Seth Mittag: www.sethmittag.com Animator Seth Mittag: www.sethmittag.com

See Art Orlando public art projectSee Art Orlando public art project

 

Artists featured in the Feb. 1st episode

Dayton’s Drag Queen sensation, The Rubi Girls: http://www.rubigirls.com/Dayton’s Drag Queen sensation, The Rubi Girls: http://www.rubigirls.com/

Penny scale collector Christopher Steele. Learn more about his collection: www.TheAmericanWeigh.comPenny scale collector Christopher Steele. Learn more about his collection: www.TheAmericanWeigh.com

Kit home designer Brett Zamore. Learn about Dayton’s neighborhood revitalization projects: http://citywidedev.com/neighborhood-development/davinci-projectKit home designer Brett Zamore. Learn about Dayton’s neighborhood revitalization projects: http://citywidedev.com/neighborhood-development/davinci-project

12 Years a Slave: www.twelveyearsaslave.org12 Years a Slave: www.twelveyearsaslave.org

 

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.