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.
September 17 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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.
Detroit metalsmith Christine Bossler forges wearable art: http://christinebossler.com/.
The performers of the Houston Metropolitan Dance Center share their passion: http://www.metdance.org/#main.
September 10 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Dayton artist Craig Galentine fabricates custom kokeshi dolls: https://www.etsy.com/shop/temple7e
Charlotte 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 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 West: http://rockwellmuseum.org/
September 3 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
The 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 photographs: http://www.nicnicosia.com/
August 27 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Tiffany Clark creates murals to revitalize and heal Dayton neighborhoods: https://www.facebook.com/The-Mural-Machine-852966551480808
Columbus photographer Nick Reichard travels the Appalachian Trail: http://www.nickclicks.com/
Travel 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 heritage: http://www.calaca-arts.com/
August 20 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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 Columbus: http://malvarstewart.com/index.html
Orlando 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 places: https://www.facebook.com/robyn.s.artist
Houston painter Michael Roque-Collins inherits an artistic legacy: http://www.michaelroquecollins.net/Home.html
Aired July 30 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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: https://www.facebook.com/voszi.douglas.
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: https://www.facebook.com/flophousesk8boards/.
Aired July 23 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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: http://movementafoottap.com/.
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 portraits: http://virginiafifield.com/.
Aired July 16 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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.
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: http://www.gallery1art.com/Ramona.html.
Aired July 9 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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: http://www.centralchessclub.com/Site/Home.html.
Music creates a bond of brothers for the vocalists of Detroit’s Vision Male Ensemble.
Aired July 2 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
Dayton guitar maker Gearld Strickland builds the sound of music: http://www.gstrickland.com/.
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: http://www.everydaystrangers.net/.
Dancers in Minnesota share the meaning, history, and ceremonial dress of three unique Native American dances.
Aired June 25 at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16
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: 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: http://artisanmind.org/.
We travel to Texas to meet the glassmaking couple behind Houston Studio Glass: http://www.houstonstudioglass.com/.