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Dayton Funk

Dayton Funk

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

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.

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September 17, 2014 Full Episode

September 17, 2014 Full Episode

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, Bexley Aviator Jerrie Mock, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.

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Artist Profile: Ric Stewart

Artist Profile: Ric Stewart

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Columbus artist Ric Stewart combines his love of art and motorcycles, most notably through sculpture. We visit his workshop at the Columbus Cultural Arts Center where he demonstrates for us the “lost-wax” method of bronze casting.

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Broad & High September 10, 2014 Full Episode

Broad & High September 10, 2014 Full Episode

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 [...]

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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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Artist Profile: Lynne Parks

Artist Profile: Lynne Parks

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lynne Parks is a Baltimore-based photographer and visual artist who gravitates to stark urban landscapes, finding beauty in unexpected places, such as trash heaps and salvage yards. Diagnosed as a teenager with a rare disease that causes aggressive tumors, she says her artwork reflects what she sees in the mirror.

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Speed Painter Dan Dunn

Speed Painter Dan Dunn

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Houston artist and entertainer Dan Dunn has a background in painting and caricature, but took his talent to a whole new level when faced with the rising costs of raising a family. His unique method of painting with rapid strokes at breathtaking speed has made him a global Internet sensation.

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Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938

Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City recently presented an in-depth look into the work of René Magritte, the Belgian surrealist who produced some of the 20th century’s most innovative images by challenging ordinary and rational conventions. The touring exhibition is the first to focus exclusively on his breakthrough years leading up to WW II.

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Artist Profile: Scott Hocking

Artist Profile: Scott Hocking

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Scott Hocking sees Detroit as a city in transition. By exploring vacant and abandoned spaces, he is trying to recapture the feeling of discovery, just as nature is trying to recapture some territory within the decaying landscape. Through his use of discarded materials to create site-specific installations, he aims to transform the city with creativity and provide a new perspective on its future.

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Artist Profile: Eunice Parsons

Artist Profile: Eunice Parsons

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eunice Parsons is a 97-year-old collage artist, but says her life began at 34 when she entered art school in Portland. And ever since, Parsons has dedicated her life to her passion. She has been a teacher, a painter, a printmaker and a tilemaker but has been focused on collage since the 1970s.

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