The Art Show

The greater Dayton area is home to a strong, vibrant and thriving arts and cultural community. The Art Show takes a look at the artists and the art scene in and around Dayton. The weekly series presents profiles and features from the worlds of music, theater, dance and art in the Miami Valley along with national arts and cultural highlights.

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

Aired June 26 on ThinkTV16

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/

 

Airs July 3 on ThinkTV16

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

 

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. 

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.