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Kids Interview Bands

Kids Interview Bands

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Connie Richards and Olivia Midnight of Worthington are the teenage hosts behind Kids Interview Bands. They’ve interviewed more than 100 musicians on their video blog, with members from bands like the Pixies, Barenaked Ladies and Insane Clown Posse. These girls know how to hold their own.

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Surge Columbus

Surge Columbus

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Have you ever dreamed of becoming an artist or musician? To be able to create 3D images on the computer or to edit your own short film? Five organizations recently joined forces to develop Surge Columbus, an after-school program intended to make digital tools and art supplies more accessible to teens.

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Scrapdaddy

Scrapdaddy

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mark Bradford, also known as Scrapdaddy, is Houston’s salvageable inventor. Using scrap metal, Bradford creates kinetic artwork that ranges from small sculptures to large vehicular contraptions. A drivable dragon with scales of spoons and a wild creature with moving limbs are just a few of Scrapdaddy’s metal creations.

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Coors Western Art Exhibit

Coors Western Art Exhibit

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

When thinking of Western art, many people summon images of cowboys and Indians. But an annual exhibit in Denver aims to change that.

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Blue Butterflies: Migration Across America

Blue Butterflies: Migration Across America

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Indiana-based artist Tasha Lewis transforms the Conservatory’s gallery with thousands of magnetic cyanotype butterflies printed on cotton fabric. Her blue butterflies hover in mid-air and seem to swarm the space, blurring the connection between the natural and artificial worlds.

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Globe Trot

Globe Trot

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mitchell Rose, professor of dance filmmaking at The Ohio State University teamed up with OSU choreographer Bebe Miller who developed a dance with steps simple enough for non-dancers to execute, and then embarked on a 15-month journey to find participants across the world.

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Artist Profile: Daric Gill

Artist Profile: Daric Gill

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Daric Gill considers himself an “interdisciplinary artist” but he makes clear that he doesn’t dabble. His formal training is evident, whether through his illustrations and oil paintings or kinetic sculptures and custom furniture pieces.

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Artist Profile: Glass Blower Steven Monser

Artist Profile: Glass Blower Steven Monser

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Glass blowing requires intense focus and attention to detail because of the delicate material. Steven Monser, a glass artist from Central Florida, works quickly but with patience in an effort to keep his glass canvas at a consistent 2,100 degrees.

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Artist Profile: Digital Animator Mark Simon

Artist Profile: Digital Animator Mark Simon

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mark Simon is an innovative artist whose work has been expanding the landscape of storyboarding for over 20 years. His work has appeared in comic books, TV series and feature films. He shares with us his digital animation process, which he describes as blueprints for directors.

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July 16, 2014 – Full Episode

July 16, 2014 – Full Episode

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this week’s Broad and High, we visit an organic farmer near Philadelphia, a stained glass artist and more.

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