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The School of Piano Technology for the Blind

The School of Piano Technology for the Blind

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Vancouver-based “piano hospital” has been teaching blind adults the art of piano refurbishing and tuning since the 1940s. We follow one student as he tunes and restores a piano for Vancouver’s “Keys to the City” – a program that places pianos around town for the community to play.

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The Restoration of 500-Year-Old Paintings

The Restoration of 500-Year-Old Paintings

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

We all know the number one rule when you go to the art museum – you can look at the art, but you can’t touch it. So this story might make you cringe when you see a man take a knife and a hammer to some very old and very delicate works of art.

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Crocker Museum

Crocker Museum

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since its opening more than 125 years ago, the Crocker Art Museum has been a jewel of the Sacramento Art Community. Through the halls of the original Victorian building and into the heart of the more contemporary pavilion, the museum’s director gives us an inside look at this historic institution.

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Blind Piano Tuners, Painting Restoration, Crocker Museum

Blind Piano Tuners, Painting Restoration, Crocker Museum

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

On this episode of of Broad & High we take a look at “piano hospital” has been teaching blind adults the art of piano refurbishing and tuning. Plus the art of painting restoration and learn about the Crocker Art Museum that has been open for more than 125 years.

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Preview: Veterans Turn Uniforms In To Art, Great Black Swamp

Preview: Veterans Turn Uniforms In To Art, Great Black Swamp

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, veterans turn their war weary military uniforms into paper and works of art at the Pump House in Chillicothe, Ohio. Also, the story of Northwest Ohio’s Great Black Swamp. Watch Wednesday, January 14 at 7:30pm on WOSU TV.

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Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye

Artist Profile: Kevin Farrell aka Dee W. Ieye

| December 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Like most working actors, Kevin Farrell held random jobs while pursuing a career in Hollywood where he appeared in small roles in film and television, most notably on Frasier. When a friend encouraged him to sell Tupperware – in drag – to supplement his income, he dismissed the idea as ludicrous.

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Weinland Park Story Book

Weinland Park Story Book

| December 31, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Weinland Park Story Book project is the result of a long collaboration between the Wexner Center for the Arts and the residents and children of the Weinland Park community. The limited-edition graphic anthology offers a glimpse into the rich and colorful history of a neighborhood that has faced dramatic changes over the past 100 years.

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Shakespeare and Autism

Shakespeare and Autism

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Researchers at The Ohio State University are working with the Royal Shakespeare Company to determine if using Shakespeare’s plays as a teaching and therapy tool can have lasting benefits for people with autism.

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PupArt at Dublin Arts Council

PupArt at Dublin Arts Council

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

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.

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A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

BalletMet dancer and Columbus native Samantha Lewis has been with the company for six years. She shows us what life is like as a ballet dancer, both on stage and off.

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