The Art Show - Previous Guests
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.
Aired February 19 on ThinkTV16
Self-taught graffiti artist David Gerena returns to his roots: http://www.davidgerena.com/.
Visit Columbus to check out an exhibit of contemporary quilts and textile art: http://eusa.org/exhibition/material-pulses/.
Minnesota’s Fawzia Khan makes the leap from practicing medicine to making art: http://www.mnsculptors.com/fawzia.khan.
The Walldogs paint murals and old-fashioned wall advertisements that transform a small town in Wisconsin: http://thewalldogs.com/.
Aired February 12 on ThinkTV16
Oakwood’s Bahar & Reza create fashion couture inspired by ancient Persian designs for the red carpet and royalty: http://baharreza.com/.
Students at Heritage Middle School in Hilliard, Ohio put a modern twist on the mosaic: http://www.delawaremosaics.com/.
Travel to Cleveland where a special calendar highlights the work of Northeast Ohio artists: http://www.visitagc.com/.
Meet Sacramento sculptor Richard Feese who repurposes discarded objects in surprising ways: http://richardfeese.com/.
Aired February 5 on ThinkTV16
Cincinnati paper artist Judith Serling-Sturm creates one-of-a-kind books: http://judithserling-sturm.com/.
Travel to the Shot Tower Gallery in Columbus for an exhibit that explores the idea of “landmark.” Learn more: http://cawcolumbus.com/exhibitions/landmark/.
Visit the glass shop at Liberty Craftworks in Dearborn, Michigan: https://www.thehenryford.org.
The animation of Troy, New York artist Nathan Meltz combines analog and digital world: http://nathanmeltz.com.
Aired January 28 on ThinkTV16
The Antioch Writers’ Workshop gives us a peek into the Miami Valley’s vibrant creative writing community: http://www.antiochwritersworkshop.com/.
Columbus encaustic painter Denny Griffith creates surreal landscapes and biomorphic forms: http://www.hammondharkins.com/artists-2/dennison-griffith/.
Explore the studio of Cleveland glass blower Mark Sudduth: http://www.sudduthglass.com/.
Aired January 22 on ThinkTV16
Cincinnati 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 eggs: http://www.arthatchingacrossohio.com/.
California 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 shoes: https://www.houstonballet.org/.
Aired January 15 on ThinkTV16
The 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 classics: http://www.cohenfilmcollection.net/.
The 442s in St. Louis fuse classical music and jazz: http://the442s.com/.
Aired January 8 on ThinkTV16
A childhood dream becomes reality for Cincinnati puppeteer Terrence Burke. Learn about his organization, Wump Mucket Puppets: http://www.wumpmucketpuppets.com/.
Columbus painter Keturah Ariel is passionate about empowering young girls of color:http://www.arielbrands.com/.
We go behind the scenes with the Chamber Dance Project in Washington, D.C.: http://chamberdance.org/.
Travel to Houston to meet the chocolatier behind Cacao and Cardamom: https://www.cacaoandcardamom.com/.