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:

Jason Harrelson

Columbus painter Keturah Ariel is passionate about empowering young girls of color:

Columbus photographer Jenny Fine

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

The public street art in one Houston neighborhood

Travel to Houston to meet the chocolatier behind Cacao and Cardamom:

Season 6, Episode 2

Centerville artist Virginia Krause Hess

The Jafagirls of Yellow Springs use craft activism to raise awareness of social issues:

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:

Houston-based photographer Syd Moen

The 442s in St. Louis fuse classical music and jazz:

Season 6, Episode 3

Dayton Film Maker David Sherman and Songwriter Sandy Bashaw

Cincinnati painter Brent Naughton captures the greatness of sports legends:

Columbus artist Amy Leibrand

Art 360 in Portsmouth, Ohio, features an exhibit of art created on ostrich eggs:

Houston-based photographer Syd Moen

California master weaver Porfirio Gutierrez demonstrates ancient Zapotec techniques:

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:

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:

The Max Beckmann Exhibition at the St. Louis Art Museum

Columbus encaustic painter Denny Griffith creates surreal landscapes and biomorphic forms:

Albert Ewing's 'Hidden Mothers' photography

Explore the studio of Cleveland glass blower Mark Sudduth:

Season 6, Episode 5

North South Studios in Wilmington

Cincinnati paper artist Judith Serling-Sturm creates one-of-a-kind books:

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:

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:

Artist Steve Slaske

The animation of Troy, New York artist Nathan Meltz combines analog and digital world:

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:

Ceramic artist Sara Swink

Students at Heritage Middle School in Hilliard, Ohio put a modern twist on the mosaic:

The copper kettle factory D. Picking Company

Travel to Cleveland where a special calendar highlights the work of Northeast Ohio artists:

Fiber artist Karen Mulier

Meet Sacramento sculptor Richard Feese who repurposes discarded objects in surprising ways:

Season 6, Episode 7

Dayton's Zoot Theatre Company

Self-taught graffiti artist David Gerena returns to his roots:

Columbus Artist and Doll Maker Amber Groome

Visit Columbus to check out an exhibit of contemporary quilts and textile art:

The Wonderbound Dance Studio in Denver, Colorado

Minnesota’s Fawzia Khan makes the leap from practicing medicine to making art:

Fine arts photographer Craig Royal

The Walldogs paint murals and old-fashioned wall advertisements that transform a small town in Wisconsin:

Season 6, Episode 8

Sierra Leone

The Springfield Museum of Art celebrates 70 years of inspiration and education:

Crystal Creek Glass

Columbus photographer Rick Buchanan captures the details of nature:

Strand Theatre in Delware, Ohio

Visit the Minneapolis studio of paper sculptor Kim Matthews:

Fenix Drum and Dance Company

Portland, Oregon fashion designer Anna Cohen goes green with sustainable apparel:

Season 6, Episode 9

Dayton Watercolorist Peter Frederick

Cincinnati’s cutting-edge performance group concert:nova performs chamber music with a visual twist:

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:

Animator Seth Mittag

Self-taught Cleveland artist Craig Mitchell Smith molds glass into three-dimensional shapes:

See Art Orlando public art project

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

Season 6, Episode 10

The Rubi Girls

Cincinnati photographer Steve Ziegelmeyer captures everything from rock concerts and events, to portraits and landscapes:

Penny scale collector Christopher Steele

Columbus artisan Larissa Boiwka creates a special corset for the PBS series Mercy Street:

Kit home designer Brett Zamore

Visit the studio of Cleveland portrait artist Judy Carducci:

12 Years a Slave

The Listening Room Festival brings music performances into Tampa living rooms:

Season 6, Episode 11

Dayton Fiber artist Jackie Weatherly

Russian-born Cincinnati artist Ivanka Lempitsky transforms found objects into fine jewelry:

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:

New Mexico Arts Studio Axle Contemporary

Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde teams up with a Colorado scientist to create a rainbow:

The works of Norman Rockwell

Travel to Detroit to meet fiber artist Carole Harris:

Season 6, Episode 12

Rock balancer and installation artist Sterling Gregory

Dayton’s Gem City Ballet celebrates 25 years of producing professional dancers:

Artist Charlotte McGraw

Virginia Overton repurposes discarded marble for a sculpture at the newly renovated Columbus Metropolitan Library:

A California neighborhood turning dumpsters into canvases

The Aspen Music Festival and School is a training ground for young classical musicians:

The works of Norman Rockwell

Costumes make the leap from idea on the page to reality on the stage at the Arizona Opera:

Season 6, Episode 13

The Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

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

Cleveland woodworker Jon Hill

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

Designer Kenji Kondo

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