Many claim funk music has its roots in Dayton, and local artists paid homage to it in this year’s annual “Visual Voices” exhibit at the city’s Victoria Theatre, where artists were challenged to create visual art that captures the essence and flavor of the Dayton funk sound.
Dayton artist Amy Kollar Anderson’s medium of choice is acrylic paint. Her paintings – which some consider dark and edgy with a side of whimsy – depict narratives about obsession, duality and containments in order to explore the differences between being in and out of control. She’s also the official artist for one of Dayton’s [...]
Max Beckmann was a German painter and printmaker who was largely influenced by his experiences surrounding the two World Wars. Known for his many self-portraits, he was considered by many art historians to be the greatest German artist of the 20th century. In this segment, we’ll tour the Max Beckmann exhibition at the St. Louis [...]
This episode of Broad & High includes, Artist Profile: Ric Stewart, Amy Kollar Anderson, and Max Beckmann at the St. Louis Art Museum. Columbus artist Ric Stewart combines his love of art and motorcycles, most notably through sculpture. Dayton artist Amy Kollar Anderson’s medium of choice is acrylic paint. Her paintings are dark and edgy [...]
These are the kinds of paw prints you won’t mind finding around the house. With the help of the Dublin Arts Council, the Friends of the Shelter recently held a silent art auction with all the proceeds benefiting the medical care of the sick and injured shelter dogs at the Franklin County Animal Shelter.
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.