The Art Show Season 6

The Art Show

Season 6 - Episode 1

A childhood dream becomes reality for Cincinnati puppeteer Terrence Burke. Learn about his organization, Wump Mucket PuppetsA 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 colorColumbus 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.CWe 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 CardamomTravel to Houston to meet the chocolatier behind Cacao and Cardamom: https://www.cacaoandcardamom.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 2

The Jafagirls of Yellow Springs use craft activism to raise awareness of social issuesThe 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 classicsWe 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 jazzThe 442s in St. Louis fuse classical music and jazz: http://the442s.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 3

Cincinnati painter Brent Naughton captures the greatness of sports legendsCincinnati 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 eggsArt 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 techniquesCalifornia 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 shoesThe Art Show goes behind the scenes with dancers from the Houston Ballet to learn more about their ballet shoes: https://www.houstonballet.org/.

Season 6 - Episode 4

The Antioch Writers’ Workshop gives us a peek into the Miami Valley’s vibrant creative writing communityThe 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 formsColumbus 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 SudduthExplore the studio of Cleveland glass blower Mark Sudduth: http://www.sudduthglass.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 5

Cincinnati paper artist Judith Serling-Sturm creates one-of-a-kind booksCincinnati 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.”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, MichiganVisit 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

The animation of Troy, New York artist Nathan Meltz combines analog and digital world: http://nathanmeltz.com.

Season 6 - Episode 6

Oakwood’s Bahar & Reza create fashion couture inspired by ancient Persian designs for the red carpet and royaltyOakwood’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 mosaicStudents 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 artistsTravel 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 waysMeet Sacramento sculptor Richard Feese who repurposes discarded objects in surprising ways: http://richardfeese.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 7

Self-taught graffiti artist David Gerena returns to his rootsSelf-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 artVisit 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 artMinnesota’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

The Walldogs paint murals and old-fashioned wall advertisements that transform a small town in Wisconsin: http://thewalldogs.com/

Season 6 - Episode 8

The Springfield Museum of Art celebrates 70 years of inspiration and educationThe Springfield Museum of Art celebrates 70 years of inspiration and education: https://www.springfieldart.net/

Columbus photographer Rick Buchanan captures the details of natureColumbus photographer Rick Buchanan captures the details of nature: http://www.rickbuchananphotography.com/

Visit the Minneapolis studio of paper sculptor Kim MatthewsVisit the Minneapolis studio of paper sculptor Kim Matthews: http://www.kimmatthewsart.com/.

Portland, Oregon fashion designer Anna Cohen goes green with sustainable apparelPortland, Oregon fashion designer Anna Cohen goes green with sustainable apparel: http://annacohen.com/annacohen/.

Season 6 - Episode 9

Cincinnati’s cutting-edge performance group concert:nova performs chamber music with a visual twistCincinnati’s cutting-edge performance group concert:nova performs chamber music with a visual twist: http://concertnova.com/.

Travel to the Columbus shop of Beck & Orr Bookbinders, where precious books have been repaired and restored for more than 100 yearsTravel to the Columbus shop of Beck & Orr Bookbinders, where precious books have been repaired and restored for more than 100 years: www.beckandorr.com/.

Self-taught Cleveland artist Craig Mitchell Smith molds glass into three-dimensional shapesSelf-taught Cleveland artist Craig Mitchell Smith molds glass into three-dimensional shapes: www.craigmitchellsmith.com/.

Inspired by the Buddhist tradition, Tampa’s Paula Brett makes one-of-a-kind mandalas out of candyInspired by the Buddhist tradition, Tampa’s Paula Brett makes one-of-a-kind mandalas out of candy: http://paulambrett.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 10

Cincinnati photographer Steve Ziegelmeyer captures everything from rock concerts and events, to portraits and landscapesCincinnati photographer Steve Ziegelmeyer captures everything from rock concerts and events, to portraits and landscapes: http://ziegelmeyerphotography.com/.

Columbus artisan Larissa Boiwka creates a special corset for the PBS series Mercy StreetColumbus artisan Larissa Boiwka creates a special corset for the PBS series Mercy Street: http://www.wildehunt.com/.

Visit the studio of Cleveland portrait artist Judy CarducciVisit the studio of Cleveland portrait artist Judy Carducci: http://www.judithcarducci.com/.

The Listening Room Festival brings music performances into Tampa living roomsThe Listening Room Festival brings music performances into Tampa living rooms: http://www.listeningroomfestival.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 11

Russian-born Cincinnati artist Ivanka Lempitsky transforms found objects into fine jewelryRussian-born Cincinnati artist Ivanka Lempitsky transforms found objects into fine jewelry: https://www.facebook.com/ArtistIvanka/.

Artist Robert Buck reflects on highly-charged American experiences in his solo exhibit in Columbus, States of AmericaArtist Robert Buck reflects on highly-charged American experiences in his solo exhibit in Columbus, States of America: https://pizzuticollection.org/exhibition/robert-beck-robert-buck-states-of-america/.

Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde teams up with a Colorado scientist to create a rainbow

Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde teams up with a Colorado scientist to create a rainbow: http://www.berndnaut.nl/.

Travel to Detroit to meet fiber artist Carole HarrisTravel to Detroit to meet fiber artist Carole Harris: http://www.charris-design.com/.

Season 6 - Episode 12

Dayton’s Gem City Ballet celebrates 25 years of producing professional dancersDayton’s Gem City Ballet celebrates 25 years of producing professional dancers: gemcityballet.org/.

Virginia Overton repurposes discarded marble for a sculpture at the newly renovated Columbus Metropolitan LibraryVirginia Overton repurposes discarded marble for a sculpture at the newly renovated Columbus Metropolitan Library: whitecube.com/news/virginia_overton_commission
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The Aspen Music Festival and School is a training ground for young classical musiciansThe Aspen Music Festival and School is a training ground for young classical musicians: aspenmusicfestival.com/.

Costumes make the leap from idea on the page to reality on the stage at the Arizona OperaCostumes make the leap from idea on the page to reality on the stage at the Arizona Opera: azopera.org/.

Season 6 - Episode 13

The artmaking process of Yellow Springs potter Naysan McIlhargey forges a unique bond

The artmaking process of Yellow Springs potter Naysan McIlhargey forges a unique bond: http://mvpottery.com/.

Composer and performer Eddy Kwon brings music education to the Price Hill neighborhood with MYCincinnati

Composer and performer Eddy Kwon brings music education to the Price Hill neighborhood with MYCincinnati: http://www.mycincinnatiorchestra.org/.

Explore the Covington, Kentucky, studio of fine art taxidermist Jeremy Johnson

Explore the Covington, Kentucky, studio of fine art taxidermist Jeremy Johnson: http://www.meddlingwithnature.com/about/people/jeremy/.

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