The Art Show – Season 6

Season 6, Episode 1

New York native and Richmond graffiti artist David Gerena

A childhood dream becomes reality for Cincinnati puppeteer Terrence Burke. Learn about his organization, Wump Mucket Puppets: http://www.wumpmucketpuppets.com/.

Jason Harrelson

Columbus painter Keturah Ariel is passionate about empowering young girls of color:http://www.arielbrands.com/.

Columbus photographer Jenny Fine

We go behind the scenes with the Chamber Dance Project in Washington, D.C.: http://chamberdance.org/.

The public street art in one Houston neighborhood

Travel to Houston to meet the chocolatier behind Cacao and Cardamom: https://www.cacaoandcardamom.com/.

Season 6, Episode 2

Centerville artist Virginia Krause Hess

The Jafagirls of Yellow Springs use craft activism to raise awareness of social issues: http://jafagirls.blogspot.com/.

Hip Hop artist Marcus Harrison

We visit the Cohen Film Collection in Columbus, where modern technology is being used restore and preserve rare movie classics: http://www.cohenfilmcollection.net/.

Houston-based photographer Syd Moen

The 442s in St. Louis fuse classical music and jazz: http://the442s.com/.

Season 6, Episode 3

Dayton Film Maker David Sherman and Songwriter Sandy Bashaw

Cincinnati painter Brent Naughton captures the greatness of sports legends: http://www.brentnaughton.com/.

Columbus artist Amy Leibrand

Art 360 in Portsmouth, Ohio, features an exhibit of art created on ostrich eggs: http://www.arthatchingacrossohio.com/.

Houston-based photographer Syd Moen

California master weaver Porfirio Gutierrez demonstrates ancient Zapotec techniques: http://www.porfiriogutierrez.com/.

Houston-based photographer Syd Moen

The 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

Art Street at the University of Dayton

The Antioch Writers’ Workshop gives us a peek into the Miami Valley’s vibrant creative writing community: http://www.antiochwritersworkshop.com/.

The Max Beckmann Exhibition at the St. Louis Art Museum

Columbus encaustic painter Denny Griffith creates surreal landscapes and biomorphic forms: http://www.hammondharkins.com/artists-2/dennison-griffith/.

Albert Ewing's 'Hidden Mothers' photography

Explore the studio of Cleveland glass blower Mark Sudduth: http://www.sudduthglass.com/.

Season 6, Episode 5

North South Studios in Wilmington

Cincinnati paper artist Judith Serling-Sturm creates one-of-a-kind books: http://judithserling-sturm.com/.

Mixed media artist and sculptor Amanda Louise Spayd

Travel to the Shot Tower Gallery in Columbus for an exhibit that explores the idea of “landmark.” Learn more: http://cawcolumbus.com/exhibitions/landmark/.

Contemporary artist Quang Ho and his exhibition at the Coors Western Art Exhibit and Sale

Visit the glass shop at Liberty Craftworks in Dearborn, Michigan: https://www.thehenryford.org.

Artist Steve Slaske

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

Season 6, Episode 6

Dayton Art Institute

Oakwood’s Bahar & Reza create fashion couture inspired by ancient Persian designs for the red carpet and royalty: http://baharreza.com/.

Ceramic artist Sara Swink

Students at Heritage Middle School in Hilliard, Ohio put a modern twist on the mosaic: http://www.delawaremosaics.com/.

The copper kettle factory D. Picking Company

Travel to Cleveland where a special calendar highlights the work of Northeast Ohio artists: http://www.visitagc.com/.

Fiber artist Karen Mulier

Meet Sacramento sculptor Richard Feese who repurposes discarded objects in surprising ways: http://richardfeese.com/.

Season 6, Episode 7

Dayton's Zoot Theatre Company

Self-taught graffiti artist David Gerena returns to his roots: http://www.davidgerena.com/.

Columbus Artist and Doll Maker Amber Groome

Visit Columbus to check out an exhibit of contemporary quilts and textile art: http://eusa.org/exhibition/material-pulses/.

The Wonderbound Dance Studio in Denver, Colorado

Minnesota’s Fawzia Khan makes the leap from practicing medicine to making art: http://www.mnsculptors.com/fawzia.khan.

Fine arts photographer Craig Royal

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

Season 6, Episode 8

Sierra Leone

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

Crystal Creek Glass

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

Strand Theatre in Delware, Ohio

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

Fenix Drum and Dance Company

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

Season 6, Episode 9

Dayton Watercolorist Peter Frederick

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

Merry-Go-Round Museum in Sandusky

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

Animator Seth Mittag

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

See Art Orlando public art project

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

Season 6, Episode 10

The Rubi Girls

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

Penny scale collector Christopher Steele

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

Kit home designer Brett Zamore

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

12 Years a Slave

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

Season 6, Episode 11

Dayton Fiber artist Jackie Weatherly

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

Artist and Assistant Professor of Fine Arts at Bluffton University Phil Sugden

Artist 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/.

New Mexico Arts Studio Axle Contemporary

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

The works of Norman Rockwell

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

Season 6, Episode 12

Rock balancer and installation artist Sterling Gregory

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

Artist Charlotte McGraw

Virginia Overton repurposes discarded marble for a sculpture at the newly renovated Columbus Metropolitan Library: whitecube.com/news/virginia_overton_commission _for_columbus_metropolitan_library_ohio/.

A California neighborhood turning dumpsters into canvases

The Aspen Music Festival and School is a training ground for young classical musicians: aspenmusicfestival.com/.

The works of Norman Rockwell

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

Season 6, Episode 13

The Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

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

Cleveland woodworker Jon Hill

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

Designer Kenji Kondo

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