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.

Season 6 - Episode 1
December 17 on ThinkTV16

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
December 24 on ThinkTV16

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/.

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.