The Art Show – Season 6

Season 6, Episode 1

Wump Mucket Puppets

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

Keturah Ariel

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

Chamber Dance Project

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

Cacao and Cardamom

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

Season 6, Episode 2

Jafagirls

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

Cohen Film Collection

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

442s

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

Season 6, Episode 3

Brent Naughton

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

Art 360

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

Porfirio Gutierrez

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

Houston Ballet

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

Antioch Writers’ Workshop

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

Denny Griffith

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

Mark Sudduth

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

Season 6, Episode 5

Judith Serling-Sturm

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

Shot Tower Gallery

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

Liberty Craftworks

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

Nathan Meltz

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

Season 6, Episode 6

Bahar & Reza

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

a modern twist on the mosaic

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

Northeast Ohio artists

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

Richard Feese

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

Season 6, Episode 7

David Gerena

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

exhibit of contemporary quilts and textile art

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

Fawzia Khan

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

The Walldogs

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

Season 6, Episode 8

Springfield Museum of Art

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

Rick Buchanan

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

Kim Matthews

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

Anna Cohen

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

Season 6, Episode 9

concert:nova

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

Beck & Orr Bookbinders

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/

Craig Mitchell Smith

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

makes one-of-a-kind mandalas out of candy

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

Season 6, Episode 10

Steve Ziegelmeyer

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

Larissa Boiwka

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

Judy Carducci

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

The Listening Room Festival

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

Season 6, Episode 11

Ivanka Lempitsky

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

Robert Buck

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/

Berndnaut Smilde

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

Carole Harris

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

Season 6, Episode 12

Gem City Ballet

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

Virginia Overton

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/

Aspen Music Festival and School

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

Arizona Opera

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

Season 6, Episode 13

Naysan McIlhargey

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

MYCincinnati

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

Jeremy Johnson

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