On this episode of Broad & High, Beck & Orr Bookbinders, McGriff Brothers, Showgirl Art, and Funnel Tunnel. Through their music, Eric and Anthony McGriff aim to raise awareness about ending domestic violence,all while trying to redefine masculinity. One former showgirl is determined to keep the icon of the showgirl alive, and she’s pinning her [...]
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.
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 [...]
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.
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.
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.