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The Art Show

Our local arts program – The Art Show – presents profiles and features from the worlds of music, theater, dance and art in the Miami Valley along with national arts and cultural highlights. See who we’ve featured so far this season.

September 17 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 10

The charcoal drawings of Dayton artist James Pate ignite a call to action. The charcoal drawings of Dayton artist James Pate ignite a call to action.

Retired Columbus businessman EJ Jones gives thrift store sweaters a new life.Retired Columbus businessman EJ Jones gives thrift store sweaters a new life.

Detroit metalsmith Christine Bossler forges wearable artDetroit metalsmith Christine Bossler forges wearable art: http://christinebossler.com/.

The performers of the Houston Metropolitan Dance Center share their passionThe performers of the Houston Metropolitan Dance Center share their passion: http://www.metdance.org/#main.

 

September 10 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 9

Dayton artist Craig Galentine fabricates custom kokeshi dollsDayton artist Craig Galentine fabricates custom kokeshi dolls: https://www.etsy.com/shop/temple7e

Charlotte Belland prints a herd of miniature 3D zebras in ColumbusCharlotte Belland prints a herd of miniature 3D zebras in Columbus: http://www.bellandpixel.com/

Check out what’s on the runway with Sacramento fashion photographer Mark GunterCheck out what’s on the runway with Sacramento fashion photographer Mark Gunter: https://www.facebook.com/Mark-G-Photography-362485830442054/

Travel to The Rockwell Museum in Corning, New York to get immersed in the art of the American WestTravel to The Rockwell Museum in Corning, New York to get immersed in the art of the American West: http://rockwellmuseum.org/

 

September 3 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 8

Dayton choreographer Crystal Michelle shares her love of dance and takes us behind the scenes of her show The Descent of This Water: Rain.

Dayton choreographer Crystal Michelle shares her love of dance and takes us behind the scenes of her show The Descent of This Water: Rain. Learn more: https://cmichelledance.wordpress.com/about/

The paintings of upstate New York artist Barbara Page provide an unusual look at the natural worldThe paintings of upstate New York artist Barbara Page provide an unusual look at the natural world: http://www.barbarapagestudio.com/BPS/

New Mexico’s Nic Nicosia creates rich narratives in his staged photographsNew Mexico’s Nic Nicosia creates rich narratives in his staged photographs: http://www.nicnicosia.com/

 

August 27 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 
7

Tiffany Clark creates murals to revitalize and heal Dayton neighborhoodsTiffany Clark creates murals to revitalize and heal Dayton neighborhoods: https://www.facebook.com/The-Mural-Machine-852966551480808

Columbus photographer Nick Reichard travels the Appalachian TrailColumbus photographer Nick Reichard travels the Appalachian Trail: http://www.nickclicks.com/

Travel to Houston to sample the handmade frozen desserts at GelazziTravel to Houston to sample the handmade frozen desserts at Gelazzi: http://www.gelazzi.com/

The cut paper art of New Mexico’s Catalina Delgado-Trunk reflects her heritageThe cut paper art of New Mexico’s Catalina Delgado-Trunk reflects her heritage: http://www.calaca-arts.com/

 

August 20 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 6

Photographer Bill Franz documents Dayton at work and play

Photographer Bill Franz documents Dayton at work and play. https://www.facebook.com/DaytonAtWorkAndPlay/

Couture fashion designer Celeste Malvar-Stewart works exclusively with sustainable materials in ColumbusCouture fashion designer Celeste Malvar-Stewart works exclusively with sustainable materials in Columbus: http://malvarstewart.com/index.html

Orlando interpreter Angela Roth brings American Sign Language front and centerOrlando interpreter Angela Roth brings American Sign Language front and center: http://aslservices.com/show-theater-creativecruises/

Sacramento’s Robyn Slakey brings sweet treats to unexpected placesSacramento’s Robyn Slakey brings sweet treats to unexpected places: https://www.facebook.com/robyn.s.artist

Houston painter Michael Roque-Collins inherits an artistic legacyHouston painter Michael Roque-Collins inherits an artistic legacy: http://www.michaelroquecollins.net/Home.html

 

Aired July 30 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 7 - Episode 6

Dayton artist Annie Lee-Zimerle creates playful images with a powerful message

Dayton artist Annie Lee-Zimerle creates playful images with a powerful message: http://www.annieleezimerle.com/

Check out the free-flowing style of Columbus fashion designer Voszi Douglas Check out the free-flowing style of Columbus fashion designer Voszi Douglas: https://www.facebook.com/voszi.douglas

The Butterfly Project of Houston’s Holocaust Museum connects generations

The Butterfly Project of Houston’s Holocaust Museum connects generations: http://butterflies.hmh.org/

Flophouse Skateboards creates hand-painted and custom decks in Ann Arbor, MI

Flophouse Skateboards creates hand-painted and custom decks in Ann Arbor, MI: https://www.facebook.com/flophousesk8boards/

 

Aired July 23 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 7 - Episode 5

The stunning works of the husband-and-wife team behind Koverman Mosaic are part of the fabric of Cincinnati The stunning works of the husband-and-wife team behind Koverman Mosaic are part of the fabric of Cincinnati: http://koverman-mosaic.com/

Meet the members of the Columbus tap-dance company Movement Afoot Meet the members of the Columbus tap-dance company Movement Afoot: http://movementafoottap.com/

New Mexico photographer Kirk Gittings finds a sense of presence in abandoned and unpopulated places New Mexico photographer Kirk Gittings finds a sense of presence in abandoned and unpopulated places: http://www.gittingsphoto.com/.

Florida wildlife artist Virginia Fifield creates realistic charcoal portraitsFlorida wildlife artist Virginia Fifield creates realistic charcoal portraits: http://virginiafifield.com/

 

Aired July 16 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 7 - Episode 4

Bradford science-fiction author John Scalzi pens award-winning novels Bradford science-fiction author John Scalzi pens award-winning novels: https://www.scalzi.com/.

Women artists Dare to Be Heard in a powerful exhibit in Columbus. Women artists Dare to Be Heard in a powerful exhibit in Columbus.

Cincinnati-native and pottery Richard Aerni works out of his studio in Rochester, New York Cincinnati-native and pottery Richard Aerni works out of his studio in Rochester, New York: http://richardaerni.com/

Retired Wisconsin art teacher Ramona Audley creates colorful pop sculptures that are 100 percent recycled Retired Wisconsin art teacher Ramona Audley creates colorful pop sculptures that are 100 percent recycled: http://www.gallery1art.com/Ramona.html

 

Aired July 9 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 7 - Episode 3

Cincinnati photographer Tina Gutierrez uses developmental movement to capture the authentic self of her subjects Cincinnati photographer Tina Gutierrez uses developmental movement to capture the authentic self of her subjects: http://www.tinagutierrezartsphotography.com/.

The ancient game of chess is flourishing all across the city of Columbus The ancient game of chess is flourishing all across the city of Columbus: http://www.centralchessclub.com/Site/Home.html.

Music creates a bond of brothers for the vocalists of Detroit’s Vision Male Ensemble. Music creates a bond of brothers for the vocalists of Detroit’s Vision Male Ensemble.

 

Aired July 2 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 7 - Episode 2

Dayton guitar maker Gearld Strickland builds the sound of music Dayton guitar maker Gearld Strickland builds the sound of music: http://www.gstrickland.com/.

Visit the Fantastic Food Garden Mural in Columbus Visit the Fantastic Food Garden Mural in Columbus: http://summerjamwest.org/fantasticfoodgarden/.

Houston street photographer Alonzo Williams Jr. steps out of his comfort zone with the Everyday Strangers project Houston street photographer Alonzo Williams Jr. steps out of his comfort zone with the Everyday Strangers project: http://www.everydaystrangers.net/.

Dancers in Minnesota share the meaning, history, and ceremonial dress of three unique Native American dances. Dancers in Minnesota share the meaning, history, and ceremonial dress of three unique Native American dances.

 

Aired June 25 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Season 7 - Episode 1

Cincinnati’s Nancy Hopkins creates one-of-a-kind ceramics and sculpture from terracotta earthenware Cincinnati’s Nancy Hopkins creates one-of-a-kind ceramics and sculpture from terracotta earthenware: https://www.facebook.com/NancyHopkinsDesigns/.

The Bodies@Work exhibit in Columbus reveals the creative collaboration between fashion designer Isabel Toledo and artist Ruben Toledo The Bodies@Work exhibit in Columbus reveals the creative collaboration between fashion designer Isabel Toledo and artist Ruben Toledo: https://www.columbusmuseum.org/art/bodies-at-work-the-art-of-ruben-and-isabel-toledo/.

Sacramento’s Artisan Mind engages the creative abilities of those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia Sacramento’s Artisan Mind engages the creative abilities of those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia: http://artisanmind.org/.

We travel to Texas to meet the glassmaking couple behind Houston Studio Glass We travel to Texas to meet the glassmaking couple behind Houston Studio Glass: http://www.houstonstudioglass.com/.

 

On Air

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