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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.

Season 7 - Episode 1
September 15 at 6pm on CET & September 16 at 8pm on CET Arts

Cincinnati’s Nancy Hopkins creates one-of-a-kind ceramics and sculpture from terracotta earthenware Cincinnati’s Nancy Hopkins creates one-of-a-kind ceramics and sculpture from terracotta earthenware: https://www.facebook.com/NancyHopkinsDesigns/.

The Bodies@Work exhibit in Columbus reveals the creative collaboration between fashion designer Isabel Toledo and artist Ruben Toledo The Bodies@Work exhibit in Columbus reveals the creative collaboration between fashion designer Isabel Toledo and artist Ruben Toledo: https://www.columbusmuseum.org/art/bodies-at-work-the-art-of-ruben-and-isabel-toledo/.

Sacramento’s Artisan Mind engages the creative abilities of those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia Sacramento’s Artisan Mind engages the creative abilities of those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia: http://artisanmind.org/.

We travel to Texas to meet the glassmaking couple behind Houston Studio Glass We travel to Texas to meet the glassmaking couple behind Houston Studio Glass: http://www.houstonstudioglass.com/.

 

Season 6 - Episode 13
September 8 at 6pm on CET & September 9 at 8pm on CET Arts

The artmaking process of Yellow Springs potter Naysan McIlhargey forges a unique bond

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

Composer and performer Eddy Kwon brings music education to the Price Hill neighborhood with MYCincinnati

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

Explore the Covington, Kentucky, studio of fine art taxidermist Jeremy Johnson

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

 

Season 6 - Episode 12
September 1 at 6pm on CET & September 2 at 8pm on CET Arts

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

Virginia Overton repurposes discarded marble for a sculpture at the newly renovated Columbus Metropolitan LibraryVirginia Overton repurposes discarded marble for a sculpture at the newly renovated Columbus Metropolitan Library: whitecube.com/news/virginia_overton_commission
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The Aspen Music Festival and School is a training ground for young classical musiciansThe Aspen Music Festival and School is a training ground for young classical musicians: aspenmusicfestival.com/.

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

 

Season 6 - Episode 11
August 11 at 6pm on CET & August 12 at 8pm on CET Arts

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/.

 

Season 6 - Episode 10
August 4 at 6pm on CET & August 5 at 8pm on CET Arts

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/.

 

Season 9 - Episode 6
July 28 at 6pm on CET & July 29 at 8pm on CET Arts

Learn about the unique Casavant Organ inside Westminster Presbyterian Church in downtown DaytonLearn about the unique Casavant Organ inside Westminster Presbyterian Church in downtown Dayton: http://westminsterdayton.org/music/organ-history.html.

Travel to Milwaukee to check out the ‘Artists at Work’ exhibit at the Grohmann MuseumTravel to Milwaukee to check out the ‘Artists at Work’ exhibit at the Grohmann Museum: https://www.msoe.edu/grohmann-museum/.

Orlando student artist Brooke Hill tackles tough topics in her work.Orlando student artist Brooke Hill tackles tough topics in her work.

The California Art Club in Pasadena marks over a century of fellowship for traditional fine artistsThe California Art Club in Pasadena marks over a century of fellowship for traditional fine artists: http://www.californiaartclub.org/.

 

Season 9 - Episode 5
July 21 at 6pm on CET & July 22 at 8pm on CET Arts

The Cincinnati Black Theatre Company celebrates African American theatre, culture, and history.The Cincinnati Black Theatre Company celebrates African American theatre, culture, and history: https://cincinnatiblacktheatre.org/.

Capital City Pipes & Drums brings the music and dance traditions of the Scottish Highlands to Central OhioCapital City Pipes & Drums brings the music and dance traditions of the Scottish Highlands to Central Ohio: http://www.capitalcitypipesanddrums.com/

The work of London-based conceptual artist Mona Hatoum explores the nature of homeThe work of London-based conceptual artist Mona Hatoum explores the nature of home: https://www.menil.org/exhibitions/247-mona-hatoum-terra-infirma

Former Cincinnati Enquirer political cartoonist Dwane Powell looks back on a lifetime of covering the newsFormer Cincinnati Enquirer political cartoonist Dwane Powell looks back on a lifetime of covering the news: https://twitter.com/dwanepowell

 

Season 9 - Episode 4
July 14 at 6pm on CET & July 15 at 8pm on CET Arts

Retired Dayton pastor Yvette Walker Dalton returns to her artistic rootsRetired Dayton pastor Yvette Walker Dalton returns to her artistic roots. 

Travel to Minnesota to learn storytelling secrets from renowned biographer William SouderTravel to Minnesota to learn storytelling secrets from renowned biographer William Souder: https://www.facebook.com/williamsouderauthor/

Kansas City artist Jarrett Mellenbruch creates a haven for wild honeybeesKansas City artist Jarrett Mellenbruch creates a haven for wild honeybees: https://www.jarrettmellenbruch.com/

Get acquainted with the ‘sugar rush art’ of Sacramento painter Jared KonopitskiGet acquainted with the ‘sugar rush art’ of Sacramento painter Jared Konopitski: http://jaredkonopitski.com/

 

Season 9 - Episode 3
July 7 at 6pm on CET & July 8 at 8pm on CET Arts

Newly resettled in Cincinnati with his family, Syrian refugee Ahmad Darouich continues to perfect his craft as a painterNewly resettled in Cincinnati with his family, Syrian refugee Ahmad Darouich continues to perfect his craft as a painter: https://www.cliftonculturalarts.org/exhibits/current-upcoming-exhibits/paintings-by-syrian-refugee-ahmad-darouich/.

Songwriter Lou Poster of the Columbus band Drift Mouth celebrates the sounds of coal countrySongwriter Lou Poster of the Columbus band Drift Mouth celebrates the sounds of coal country: http://driftmouth.com/.

Minneapolis visual artist Moira Bateman creates unique sculptural dresses inspired by the natural worldMinneapolis visual artist Moira Bateman creates unique sculptural dresses inspired by the natural world: http://www.moirabateman.com/

The paintings of Florida artist Jordan Senarens explore the intersection of math and timeThe paintings of Florida artist Jordan Senarens explore the intersection of math and time: https://www.jordansenarensart.com/.

 

Season 9 - Episode 2
June 30 at 6pm on CET & July 1 at 8pm on CET Arts

The Funk Music Hall of Fame and Exhibition Center opens its doors in downtown DaytonThe Funk Music Hall of Fame and Exhibition Center opens its doors in downtown Dayton: http://www.thefunkcenter.org/.

Travel to Philadelphia and step back in time with a visit to the Museum of the American RevolutionTravel to Philadelphia and step back in time with a visit to the Museum of the American Revolution: https://www.amrevmuseum.org/.

Get a sneak peek of Human Flow from filmmaker Ai Weiwei, which illustrates the staggering scale and impact of the refugee crisisGet a sneak peek of Human Flow from filmmaker Ai Weiwei, which illustrates the staggering scale and impact of the refugee crisis: https://www.humanflow.com/.

 

Season 9 - Episode 1
June 23 at 6pm on CET & June 24 at 8pm on CET Arts

From Black to Gold shares the journey of up-and-coming Cincinnati music artist Dayo Gold as he finds his true self through his words, his beats, and the culture of hip hopFrom Black to Gold shares the journey of up-and-coming Cincinnati music artist Dayo Gold as he finds his true self through his words, his beats, and the culture of hip hop: https://www.facebook.com/itsdayogold/

Travel to Cleveland to check out George Bellows’ famous and controversial 1909 boxing painting Stag at Sharkey’sTravel to Cleveland to check out George Bellows’ famous and controversial 1909 boxing painting Stag at Sharkey’s: https://www.clevelandart.org/exhibitions/stag-sharkey%E2%80%99s-george-bellows-and-art-sports

Storm chaser Stephen Locke uses his camera to capture the fury of mother natureStorm chaser Stephen Locke uses his camera to capture the fury of mother nature: http://www.stephenlocke.com

Each summer, Rochester Contemporary Art Center’s 6x6 exhibition showcases thousands of original, small artworksEach summer, Rochester Contemporary Art Center’s 6x6 exhibition showcases thousands of original, small artworks: http://roco6x6.org/6x6x2018_intro

 

Season 6 - Episode 9
June 16 at 6pm on CET & June 17 at 8pm on CET Arts

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/.

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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.