The Art Show

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.

 

May 8th on ThinkTV16

An Art-o-mat vending machine lands in DaytonAn Art-o-mat vending machine lands in Dayton: http://www.artomat.org/

Columbus blacksmith John King shares the art of an ancient tradeColumbus blacksmith John King shares the art of an ancient trade: https://www.ohiohistory.org/visit/ohio-village

Miami’s Live In Color Dance Collective spreads the funkMiami’s Live In Color Dance Collective spreads the funk: https://www.facebook.com/liveincolordancecollective

Hot Mama’s Cakes in Sacramento is taking cake decorating to a new tierHot Mama’s Cakes in Sacramento is taking cake decorating to a new tier: http://www.hotmamascakes.net/

Buddhist monks create a sand mandala in Houston. Buddhist monks create a sand mandala in Houston.

 

May 15th on ThinkTV16

A long-vacant Dayton home is transformed into The Blue House Gallery and StudiosA long-vacant Dayton home is transformed into The Blue House Gallery and Studios: http://thebluehousearts.com/

Hilliard’s Toni Lipsey shares her love of crochetingHilliard’s Toni Lipsey shares her love of crocheting: http://www.tlyarncrafts.com/

Master baristas at Buddy Brew Coffee in Tampa demonstrate the art of the perfect cupMaster baristas at Buddy Brew Coffee in Tampa demonstrate the art of the perfect cup: https://www.buddybrew.com/

Houston jewelry designer Jera Lodge creates wearable sculptureHouston jewelry designer Jera Lodge creates wearable sculpture: http://www.jeralodge.com/

 

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, 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.