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Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection

Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]

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“If You Answered Mostly True” – a poem by Hannah Stephenson

“If You Answered Mostly True” – a poem by Hannah Stephenson

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

In celebration of National Poetry Day on October 2, we are presenting this poem written and performed by local poet Hanna Stephenson. Stephenson, who delivered this poem at the 2014 Poetry Out Loud state finals back in the spring, is a poetry blogger for the Huffington Post and her full-length collection, In the Kettle, the [...]

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Longline Skateboards

Longline Skateboards

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

From WEDU in Tampa, Florida Inspired by the thrill of surfing, Nick and Kelli Lambiase turned to skateboarding when the Gulf Coast waves proved too calm for surfing. They started designing their own line of custom, handcrafted skateboards for those who want the rush of the surf when the waves are flat.

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Artist Profile: Robert Christensen

Artist Profile: Robert Christensen

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

From NMPBS in Albuquerque, New Mexico For 40 years, photographer Robert Christensen has snapped portraits of buildings that reflect the rugged and independent spirit of New Mexico. By capturing the fading face of the Old West, Christensen’s photographs are like miniature time capsules.

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October 1, 2014 Full Episode

October 1, 2014 Full Episode

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, Ron Pizzuti & the Pizzuti Collection, “If You Answered Mostly True” – a poem by Hannah Stephenson, Longline Skateboards, and Artist Profile: Robert Christensen. Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. In [...]

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Beck & Orr Bookbinders

Beck & Orr Bookbinders

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Founded more than 100 years ago in Columbus, with its first location downtown on State Street where the Ohio Theatre now stands, Beck & Orr Bookbinders specializes in the repair and restoration of the precious books.

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McGriff Brothers

McGriff Brothers

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

From WCNY in Syracuse Through their music, Eric and Anthony McGriff aim to raise awareness about ending domestic violence, all while trying to redefine masculinity. These identical twin brothers, a cellist and a violinist who are studying at Syracuse University, hope that the harmony expressed in their music can make a lasting impact on their [...]

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Showgirl Art

Showgirl Art

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

From VPBS in Las Vegas As Las Vegas reinvents itself as an ultra-modern gaming and entertainment destination, much of the old Vegas is disappearing. One former showgirl is determined to keep the icon of the showgirl alive, and she’s pinning her hopes on some very talented art students, led by art teacher and Ohio native [...]

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Funnel Tunnel

Funnel Tunnel

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

From KUHT in Houston Is it a wormhole? A trumpet? A snake? Residents of a Houston neighborhood pitched in to help an artist realize his creative vision. And it was a tall order – 180 feet to be precise – smack dab in the middle of the city’s arts corridor.

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September 24, 2014 Full Episode

September 24, 2014 Full Episode

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 [...]

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