The Art Show

Southwest Ohio is home to strong, vibrant, and thriving arts and cultural communities. The Art Show takes a look at the artists and the art scene in and around Cincinnati and Dayton. The weekly award-winning series features profiles from the worlds of art, music, dance, and theater in our corner of Ohio, along with cultural highlights from across the nation.

The Art Show is broadcast Sunday afternoons at 5:30pm on ThinkTV16 and ThinkTV16HD.

Aired April 23 on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 4

Arts educator Joe Deer inspires tomorrow’s stars of the stage at Wright State UniversityArts educator Joe Deer inspires tomorrow’s stars of the stage at Wright State University: https://www.facebook.com/MTIatWSU

Columbus musician Wolfgang Parker creates children’s books starring crime-fighting catsColumbus musician Wolfgang Parker creates children’s books starring crime-fighting cats: http://crimecatsbooks.com/

Houston architect Sherry Tseng Hill crafts colorful masks from discarded packagingHouston architect Sherry Tseng Hill crafts colorful masks from discarded packaging: http://www.sherrytsenghill.com/

The Central Florida performers of Radiant Illusions play with fireThe Central Florida performers of Radiant Illusions play with fire: http://www.radiantillusions.com/

Art comes together piece by piece for Sacramento collage artist Maureen HoodArt comes together piece by piece for Sacramento collage artist Maureen Hood: http://www.maureenhood.com/

 

Airs April 30 on ThinkTV16
Season 5 - Episode 5

The Victoria Theatre celebrates 150 years of arts performancesThe Victoria Theatre celebrates 150 years of arts performances: https://www.victoriatheatre.com/venues/victoria-theatre/vic-150/

Art collector Blake Byrne celebrates his 80th birthday with a special traveling exhibitArt collector Blake Byrne celebrates his 80th birthday with a special traveling exhibit: http://theskylarkfoundation.org/#open-end-exhibition-preview

Food photographer Grace Natoli Sheldon creates kitchen art in WisconsinFood photographer Grace Natoli Sheldon creates kitchen art in Wisconsin: http://www.gnsphoto.com/

The Toytisserie exhibit in Kansas City features numerous new and vintage toysThe Toytisserie exhibit in Kansas City features numerous new and vintage toys: http://toyandminiaturemuseum.org/

 


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. 

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.