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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Venezuelan artist Jesús Rafael Soto made 25 of his so-called Penetrables – immersive sculptures consisting of dangling tubes, with which viewers can interact. The Houston Penetrable is the only one he designed as a semi-permanent piece, and one of the few he created as an indoor piece. It was the artist’s final and most ambitious work.
Columbus artist Todd Camp abstract paintings are largely influenced by his surroundings. Metalsmiths Anne Holman & Jen Townsend’s jewelry is inspired by the strip mines of the rural Midwest.
Plus, to celebrate Presidents Day’s a look at the Stately Heads of David Adickes. Then a look at the Houston Penetrable and Tom Ferderbar.
On the next Broad & High, we’ll explore the studio and creative process of artist Maija Miettinen. Two Columbus songwriters Maria Levitov and Counterfeit Madison join forces in their latest music video and get to know the Columbus Symphony Orchestra’s newest Music Director Rossen Milanov.
Brother Bill and Bob Cohen, recently performed to an audience at the Jewish Community Center in Bexley, sharing more than six decades worth of popular songs written by Jewish songwriters. From “Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer” to “White Christmas,” these songwriters helped define their generation and shape the music of America.
On the next Broad & High, we profile abstract painter Todd Camp and visit The Smithery jewelry shop in Grandview. Watch Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 pm on WOSU TV.
Allison Chapman, proprietor of Igloo Letterpress in Worthington, uses antique printing presses to create custom notecards, wedding invitations and handmade books. She shares the story of the oldest printing press she has, which dates back to 1892 and is still in use today.