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The Art Show

Our local arts program – The Art Show – presents profiles and features from the worlds of music, theater, dance and art in the Miami Valley along with national arts and cultural highlights. See who we’ve featured so far this season.

Aired May 20 at 6pm on CET & May 21 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

Aired May 13 at 6pm on CET & May 14 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

Aired May 6 at 6pm on CET & May 7 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

Aired April 29 at 6pm on CET & April 30 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/

 

Aired April 22 at 6pm on CET & April 23 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/

 

Aired April 15 at 6pm on CET & April 16 at 8pm on CET Arts
Season 5 - Episode 3

Dayton’s Willis “Bing” Davis uses the arts to spark dialogue and build communityDayton’s Willis “Bing” Davis uses the arts to spark dialogue and build community: http://www.daytoncvb.com/listings/willis-bing-davis-studio-and-ebonnia-gallery/436/

Columbus artist Marc Lincewicz creates dream-like pen and ink drawingsColumbus artist Marc Lincewicz creates dream-like pen and ink drawings: http://marclincewicz.com/home.html

Art spans the generations in Continuance from father to son in Colorado SpringsArt spans the generations in Continuance from father to son in Colorado Springs: http://www.csfineartscenter.org/exhibits/continuance-charles-and-collin-parson/

The Barber Lounge Unplugged in Albany, New YorkThe Barber Lounge Unplugged in Albany, New York: https://www.facebook.com/MJBarberLounge/

 

Aired April 8 at 6pm on CET & April 9 at 8pm on CET Arts
Season 5 - Episode 1

An Art-o-mat vending machine lands in DaytonAn Art-o-mat vending machine lands in Dayton: http://www.artomat.org/

Columbus blacksmith John King shares the art of an ancient tradeColumbus blacksmith John King shares the art of an ancient trade: https://www.ohiohistory.org/visit/ohio-village

Miami’s Live In Color Dance Collective spreads the funkMiami’s Live In Color Dance Collective spreads the funk: https://www.facebook.com/liveincolordancecollective

Hot Mama’s Cakes in Sacramento is taking cake decorating to a new tierHot Mama’s Cakes in Sacramento is taking cake decorating to a new tier: http://www.hotmamascakes.net/

Buddhist monks create a sand mandala in Houston. Buddhist monks create a sand mandala in Houston.

 

Aired April 1 at 6pm on CET & April 2 at 8pm on CET Arts 
Season 4 - Episode 13

See how the Rosewood Arts Centre enriches lives through creativity and the artsSee how the Rosewood Arts Centre enriches lives through creativity and the arts: http://www.playkettering.org/rosewood/

Devon PalmerDevon Palmer exhibits his craft inside his Columbus woodshop: http://www.devonpalmer.com/

Bush-Holley HouseTravel back to the golden age of American art at the Bush-Holley House: http://www.hstg.org/bh_history

Orlando Aerial ArtsMeet Florida artists of the silk as they soar overhead with graceful movements: http://www.orlandoaerialarts.com/

 

Aired March 25 at 6pm on CET & March 26 at 8pm on CET Arts 
Season 4 - Episode 12

Dayton artist Colleen McCulla creates a new work daily and posts her creative processes to social mediaDayton artist Colleen McCulla creates a new work daily and posts her creative processes to social media: http://www.colleenmcculla.com/

Travel to Columbus and visit The Joseph, a boutique hotel with an art focusTravel to Columbus and visit The Joseph, a boutique hotel with an art focus: http://www.lemeridiencolumbus.com/

Denver florist Arthur Williams draws from nature when sculpting human adornmentsDenver florist Arthur Williams draws from nature when sculpting human adornments: http://www.babylonfloral.com/

Houston silk screen artist Carlos Hernandez adds a bit of whimsy to everyday itemsHouston silk screen artist Carlos Hernandez adds a bit of whimsy to everyday items: http://www.carloshernandezprints.com/

 

Aired February 25 at 6pm on CET & February 26 at 8pm on CET Arts 
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/.

 

Aired February 18 at 6pm on CET & February 19 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/

 

Aired February 11 at 6pm on CET & February 12 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

Aired February 4 at 6pm on CET & February 5 at 8pm on CET Arts
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.

 

Aired January 27 at 6pm on CET & January 28 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

Aired January 21 at 6pm on CET & January 22 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/

 

Aired January 14 at 6pm on CET & January 15 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

Aired January 7 at 6pm on CET & January 8 at 8pm on CET Arts
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/.

 

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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.