Jackie Shafer is the Producer of Broad & High. When she’s not exploring all the fabulous arts and culture Columbus has to offer, she’s choreographing very complicated and physically impossible roller-skating routines in her head.
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Since their incarnation in 2009, Columbus-based musicians Angela Perley & The Howling Moons have built a steady following with their unique blend of Americana and good ole’ rock-n-roll. The group’s first full-length record, “Hey Kid,” was released this January and contains the fiery single “Hurricane.”
Tim Decker is a cartoon animator who has extensive experience in the animation field. He is best known for his work on the Emmy Award-winning show The Simpsons.
Now he is on to his next challenge – pushing students to reach their full potential as digital artists.
Nicholas Harper has gained national notoriety for his surrealistic paintings. His vivid Byzantine- inspired portraits feature long necks, large hands and darkened eyes.
In this segment, Harper explains his craft and gives us a look into his contemporary art exhibit. From KTCA in St. Paul/Minneapolis.
On the next Broad & High, hair takes on special meaning for a Columbus artist April Sunami, we’ll showcase the latest music video featuring local country rock band Angela Perley & The Howlin’ Moons and a digital artist helps local students get a feeling for the screen.
Columbus artist John Sunami has created many pieces of public art. His latest installation is a sculpture at the new Maloney Health Center on the city’s South Side.
Sunami talks about his interests in many forms of art and also discusses the opportunities and obligations that come with a commission to create art for a public space.
Viewers often wonder what goes on behind the scenes of our Columbus Neighborhood documentaries – just how do we put all the jigsaw puzzle pieces together? Well, in response to viewers’ requests, we produced a segment that walks you through the process.
On this episode of Broad & High, John Sunami, a local sculptor, enjoys the challenges that come with creating public art and we give you a behind the scenes look at the making of the Emmy award-winning series Columbus Neighborhoods. Watch Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. on WOSU TV.
Located in Westerville, My Very Own Blanket is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children in foster care throughout Ohio. Volunteers construct and deliver hand-made blankets (made from donated and scrap materials) to children in the foster-care system.