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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.1 Origins of Art A look is taken at the collaboration between Milwaukee's Present Music and four communities (Burnham Park, Sherman/Washington Park, Lindsay Heights, Harambee), as they work to develop an interactive concert surrounding the concept of "home" as part of their season's finale. Patrick Dougherty, an artist constructing interactive sculptures out of twigs is profiled. Las Vegas painter Jerry Misko talks about being inspired by Vegas’ neon signs. Tom Ferderbar, a retired advertising photographer from Delafield is best known for his photos of the West--especially Yosemite National Park and Route 66, talks about his training with the renowned Ansel Adams. Sandy Maxx hosts.
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239 TH 08/07/14 06:30pm 00:24:59 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Historic Art The history and importance of emeralds are traced by the supervisor of jewelry at Christie’s. Artist Tim George’s traditional Western rawhide braiding is showcased. The renovations at the FDR presidential library are examined. A special episode from the "American Masters" series is previewed, focusing on George Plimpton's creative connections with the staff working on "The Paris Review". Steven Monser, a glass blower, discusses the art and joy of creating hand-blown glass. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
240 TH 08/14/14 06:30pm 00:28:16 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Life Imitating Art Lance Greathouse and his team at Greathouse Labs are visited, where they design and build fun and functional wheelchairs. Artist Amanda Louise Spayd hand-sews her imaginative creations into doll-like figures with a quirky charm. Tony Carosella, a digital photographer, embeds QR codes into his photos for greater interaction with the art. Gary Dudley, a ceramics artist shows how he takes his visions and casts them into bronze. An Arizona artist who is feeding the homeless and making fun art out of the leftover cans of food is profiled. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
241 TH 08/21/14 06:30pm 00:28:46 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Art As A Story The magical re-invention of Shakespeare's classic "The Tempest," developed by Aaron Posner and Teller (the silent partner of "Penn and Teller") is explored. In “Wonderbound,” a contemporary ballet company provides an inside-look at the development of the modern ballet. James Reddington, a documentary photographer, focuses on people's treasured mementoes kept in "memory boxes" for his "Pandora Project”. Julie Seltzer, a female scribe, works on writing a sacred Jewish text--the Torah--one ancient letter as a time. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
242 TH 08/28/14 06:30pm 00:26:59 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Natural Inspiration Artist Bonnie Gale is profiled, as she creates "living structures" using willow branches. A look is taken at a creepy but effective 19th century technique for family photography. Photographer Syd Moen's work is explored. He creates "little planets" (3D-like images) of architecture and landscapes. Heidi Jung's charcoal art inspired by nature is highlighted; and Photographer Eric Anderson creates whimsical worlds with real people and fire. Sandy Maxx hosts. (43 of 46)
WEB LINK
243 TH 09/04/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
10.1 New Artistic Perspective A look is taken at the 60 years of murals painted at Texas Southern University that tell the stories of the students and their world. An exhibit at the JFK Presidential Library offers new insights into the Cuban Missile Crisis. An interactive exhibit explores carnival sideshows as an expression of feminist power and tolerance. The dance collective SMAG pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance. Sandy Maxx hosts. (44 of 46)
WEB LINK
244 TH 09/11/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Artistic Lessons An intimate look is taken at the acting Master Classes offered at Ten Chimneys Museum and Arts Center in Genesee, Wisconsin. Master Class instructor David Hyde Pierce, Milwaukee Rep actress Angela Iannone, and Ten Chimneys' Foundation president Randy Bryant are interviewed. Carlito Dalceggio, a multi-disciplinary artist explores pop imagery, mysticism, and more. Two women known as the Eatonville Quilters, talk about preserving African American traditions of their community with quilts. Opera singer Ingvar Estrada gives the classic genre a modern twist. Sandy Maxx hosts. (45 of 46)
WEB LINK
245 TH 09/18/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Art On Display The classic Disney tale "The Jungle Book" was originally created by Rudyard Kipling. A look is taken at the collaboration for a musical version of story. The evolving arts culture of the American West is explored in the Coors Western Art Exhibit. The Max Beckmann Gallery at the St. Louis Art Museum is toured. It features the largest collection of the German painter's work in the country. Houston's Funnel Tunnel is featured. The outdoor art installation drew the community together to create it. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
246 TH 09/25/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Origins of Art A look is taken at the collaboration between Milwaukee's Present Music and four communities (Burnham Park, Sherman/Washington Park, Lindsay Heights, Harambee), as they work to develop an interactive concert surrounding the concept of "home" as part of their season's finale. Patrick Dougherty, an artist constructing interactive sculptures out of twigs is profiled. Las Vegas painter Jerry Misko talks about being inspired by Vegas’ neon signs. Tom Ferderbar, a retired advertising photographer from Delafield is best known for his photos of the West--especially Yosemite National Park and Route 66, talks about his training with the renowned Ansel Adams. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
239 FR 08/08/14 12:30am 00:24:59 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Origins of Art A look is taken at the collaboration between Milwaukee's Present Music and four communities (Burnham Park, Sherman/Washington Park, Lindsay Heights, Harambee), as they work to develop an interactive concert surrounding the concept of "home" as part of their season's finale. Patrick Dougherty, an artist constructing interactive sculptures out of twigs is profiled. Las Vegas painter Jerry Misko talks about being inspired by Vegas’ neon signs. Tom Ferderbar, a retired advertising photographer from Delafield is best known for his photos of the West--especially Yosemite National Park and Route 66, talks about his training with the renowned Ansel Adams. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
239 SA 08/09/14 11:30am 00:24:59 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Historic Art The history and importance of emeralds are traced by the supervisor of jewelry at Christie’s. Artist Tim George’s traditional Western rawhide braiding is showcased. The renovations at the FDR presidential library are examined. A special episode from the "American Masters" series is previewed, focusing on George Plimpton's creative connections with the staff working on "The Paris Review". Steven Monser, a glass blower, discusses the art and joy of creating hand-blown glass. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
240 FR 08/15/14 12:30am 00:28:16 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Historic Art The history and importance of emeralds are traced by the supervisor of jewelry at Christie’s. Artist Tim George’s traditional Western rawhide braiding is showcased. The renovations at the FDR presidential library are examined. A special episode from the "American Masters" series is previewed, focusing on George Plimpton's creative connections with the staff working on "The Paris Review". Steven Monser, a glass blower, discusses the art and joy of creating hand-blown glass. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
240 SA 08/16/14 11:30am 00:28:16 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Life Imitating Art Lance Greathouse and his team at Greathouse Labs are visited, where they design and build fun and functional wheelchairs. Artist Amanda Louise Spayd hand-sews her imaginative creations into doll-like figures with a quirky charm. Tony Carosella, a digital photographer, embeds QR codes into his photos for greater interaction with the art. Gary Dudley, a ceramics artist shows how he takes his visions and casts them into bronze. An Arizona artist who is feeding the homeless and making fun art out of the leftover cans of food is profiled. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
241 FR 08/22/14 12:30am 00:28:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Life Imitating Art Lance Greathouse and his team at Greathouse Labs are visited, where they design and build fun and functional wheelchairs. Artist Amanda Louise Spayd hand-sews her imaginative creations into doll-like figures with a quirky charm. Tony Carosella, a digital photographer, embeds QR codes into his photos for greater interaction with the art. Gary Dudley, a ceramics artist shows how he takes his visions and casts them into bronze. An Arizona artist who is feeding the homeless and making fun art out of the leftover cans of food is profiled. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
241 SA 08/23/14 11:30am 00:28:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Art As A Story The magical re-invention of Shakespeare's classic "The Tempest," developed by Aaron Posner and Teller (the silent partner of "Penn and Teller") is explored. In “Wonderbound,” a contemporary ballet company provides an inside-look at the development of the modern ballet. James Reddington, a documentary photographer, focuses on people's treasured mementoes kept in "memory boxes" for his "Pandora Project”. Julie Seltzer, a female scribe, works on writing a sacred Jewish text--the Torah--one ancient letter as a time. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
242 FR 08/29/14 12:30am 00:26:59 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Art As A Story The magical re-invention of Shakespeare's classic "The Tempest," developed by Aaron Posner and Teller (the silent partner of "Penn and Teller") is explored. In “Wonderbound,” a contemporary ballet company provides an inside-look at the development of the modern ballet. James Reddington, a documentary photographer, focuses on people's treasured mementoes kept in "memory boxes" for his "Pandora Project”. Julie Seltzer, a female scribe, works on writing a sacred Jewish text--the Torah--one ancient letter as a time. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
242 SA 08/30/14 11:30am 00:26:59 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Natural Inspiration Artist Bonnie Gale is profiled, as she creates "living structures" using willow branches. A look is taken at a creepy but effective 19th century technique for family photography. Photographer Syd Moen's work is explored. He creates "little planets" (3D-like images) of architecture and landscapes. Heidi Jung's charcoal art inspired by nature is highlighted; and Photographer Eric Anderson creates whimsical worlds with real people and fire. Sandy Maxx hosts. (43 of 46)
WEB LINK
243 FR 09/05/14 12:30am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 New Artistic Perspective A look is taken at the 60 years of murals painted at Texas Southern University that tell the stories of the students and their world. An exhibit at the JFK Presidential Library offers new insights into the Cuban Missile Crisis. An interactive exhibit explores carnival sideshows as an expression of feminist power and tolerance. The dance collective SMAG pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance. Sandy Maxx hosts. (44 of 46)
WEB LINK
244 FR 09/12/14 12:30am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Artistic Lessons An intimate look is taken at the acting Master Classes offered at Ten Chimneys Museum and Arts Center in Genesee, Wisconsin. Master Class instructor David Hyde Pierce, Milwaukee Rep actress Angela Iannone, and Ten Chimneys' Foundation president Randy Bryant are interviewed. Carlito Dalceggio, a multi-disciplinary artist explores pop imagery, mysticism, and more. Two women known as the Eatonville Quilters, talk about preserving African American traditions of their community with quilts. Opera singer Ingvar Estrada gives the classic genre a modern twist. Sandy Maxx hosts. (45 of 46)
WEB LINK
245 FR 09/19/14 12:30am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Artistic Lessons An intimate look is taken at the acting Master Classes offered at Ten Chimneys Museum and Arts Center in Genesee, Wisconsin. Master Class instructor David Hyde Pierce, Milwaukee Rep actress Angela Iannone, and Ten Chimneys' Foundation president Randy Bryant are interviewed. Carlito Dalceggio, a multi-disciplinary artist explores pop imagery, mysticism, and more. Two women known as the Eatonville Quilters, talk about preserving African American traditions of their community with quilts. Opera singer Ingvar Estrada gives the classic genre a modern twist. Sandy Maxx hosts. (45 of 46)
WEB LINK
245 SA 09/20/14 11:30am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Art On Display The classic Disney tale "The Jungle Book" was originally created by Rudyard Kipling. A look is taken at the collaboration for a musical version of story. The evolving arts culture of the American West is explored in the Coors Western Art Exhibit. The Max Beckmann Gallery at the St. Louis Art Museum is toured. It features the largest collection of the German painter's work in the country. Houston's Funnel Tunnel is featured. The outdoor art installation drew the community together to create it. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
246 FR 09/26/14 12:30am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Art On Display The classic Disney tale "The Jungle Book" was originally created by Rudyard Kipling. A look is taken at the collaboration for a musical version of story. The evolving arts culture of the American West is explored in the Coors Western Art Exhibit. The Max Beckmann Gallery at the St. Louis Art Museum is toured. It features the largest collection of the German painter's work in the country. Houston's Funnel Tunnel is featured. The outdoor art installation drew the community together to create it. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
246 SA 09/27/14 11:30am 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Origins of Art A look is taken at the collaboration between Milwaukee's Present Music and four communities (Burnham Park, Sherman/Washington Park, Lindsay Heights, Harambee), as they work to develop an interactive concert surrounding the concept of "home" as part of their season's finale. Patrick Dougherty, an artist constructing interactive sculptures out of twigs is profiled. Las Vegas painter Jerry Misko talks about being inspired by Vegas’ neon signs. Tom Ferderbar, a retired advertising photographer from Delafield is best known for his photos of the West--especially Yosemite National Park and Route 66, talks about his training with the renowned Ansel Adams. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
239 TH 08/07/14 06:30pm 00:24:59 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Historic Art The history and importance of emeralds are traced by the supervisor of jewelry at Christie’s. Artist Tim George’s traditional Western rawhide braiding is showcased. The renovations at the FDR presidential library are examined. A special episode from the "American Masters" series is previewed, focusing on George Plimpton's creative connections with the staff working on "The Paris Review". Steven Monser, a glass blower, discusses the art and joy of creating hand-blown glass. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
240 TH 08/14/14 06:30pm 00:28:16 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Life Imitating Art Lance Greathouse and his team at Greathouse Labs are visited, where they design and build fun and functional wheelchairs. Artist Amanda Louise Spayd hand-sews her imaginative creations into doll-like figures with a quirky charm. Tony Carosella, a digital photographer, embeds QR codes into his photos for greater interaction with the art. Gary Dudley, a ceramics artist shows how he takes his visions and casts them into bronze. An Arizona artist who is feeding the homeless and making fun art out of the leftover cans of food is profiled. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
241 TH 08/21/14 06:30pm 00:28:46 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Art As A Story The magical re-invention of Shakespeare's classic "The Tempest," developed by Aaron Posner and Teller (the silent partner of "Penn and Teller") is explored. In “Wonderbound,” a contemporary ballet company provides an inside-look at the development of the modern ballet. James Reddington, a documentary photographer, focuses on people's treasured mementoes kept in "memory boxes" for his "Pandora Project”. Julie Seltzer, a female scribe, works on writing a sacred Jewish text--the Torah--one ancient letter as a time. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
242 TH 08/28/14 06:30pm 00:26:59 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Natural Inspiration Artist Bonnie Gale is profiled, as she creates "living structures" using willow branches. A look is taken at a creepy but effective 19th century technique for family photography. Photographer Syd Moen's work is explored. He creates "little planets" (3D-like images) of architecture and landscapes. Heidi Jung's charcoal art inspired by nature is highlighted; and Photographer Eric Anderson creates whimsical worlds with real people and fire. Sandy Maxx hosts. (43 of 46)
WEB LINK
243 TH 09/04/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.2 New Artistic Perspective A look is taken at the 60 years of murals painted at Texas Southern University that tell the stories of the students and their world. An exhibit at the JFK Presidential Library offers new insights into the Cuban Missile Crisis. An interactive exhibit explores carnival sideshows as an expression of feminist power and tolerance. The dance collective SMAG pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance. Sandy Maxx hosts. (44 of 46)
WEB LINK
244 TH 09/11/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Artistic Lessons An intimate look is taken at the acting Master Classes offered at Ten Chimneys Museum and Arts Center in Genesee, Wisconsin. Master Class instructor David Hyde Pierce, Milwaukee Rep actress Angela Iannone, and Ten Chimneys' Foundation president Randy Bryant are interviewed. Carlito Dalceggio, a multi-disciplinary artist explores pop imagery, mysticism, and more. Two women known as the Eatonville Quilters, talk about preserving African American traditions of their community with quilts. Opera singer Ingvar Estrada gives the classic genre a modern twist. Sandy Maxx hosts. (45 of 46)
WEB LINK
245 TH 09/18/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Art On Display The classic Disney tale "The Jungle Book" was originally created by Rudyard Kipling. A look is taken at the collaboration for a musical version of story. The evolving arts culture of the American West is explored in the Coors Western Art Exhibit. The Max Beckmann Gallery at the St. Louis Art Museum is toured. It features the largest collection of the German painter's work in the country. Houston's Funnel Tunnel is featured. The outdoor art installation drew the community together to create it. Sandy Maxx hosts.
WEB LINK
246 TH 09/25/14 06:30pm 00:26:46 - (CC) × ST