art http://wvxu.org en Cincy Fringe Festival Starts Tuesday http://wvxu.org/post/cincy-fringe-festival-starts-tuesday <p>The <a href="http://www.cincyfringe.com/" target="_blank">Cincy Fringe Festival </a>kicks off May 27, twelve days, 160 performances of 36 unique productions in10 different Over the Rhine locations. Fringe artists represent a variety of media including theatre, dance, music, poetry, visual art, and film, push the boundaries of the “norm” and experiment with style and content. Joining us to explore the 11nth anniversary Fringe Festival offerings are <a href="http://www.cincyfringe.com/performance/blogging-behind-bars/" target="_blank">Unity Productions’</a> Jon Kovach, Nathan Singer and Regina Pugh from <a href="http://www.cincyfringe.com/performance/heist/" target="_blank">Performance Gallery</a>, and Festival producer Eric Vosemeier.</p><p></p><p> Sun, 25 May 2014 12:00:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 27147 at http://wvxu.org Cincy Fringe Festival Starts Tuesday ArtWorks CO.STARTERS Big Pitch http://wvxu.org/post/artworks-costarters-big-pitch <h4><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></h4><p> Tue, 13 May 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 26571 at http://wvxu.org ArtWorks CO.STARTERS Big Pitch John Ruthven and ArtWorks http://wvxu.org/post/john-ruthven-and-artworks <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.ruthven.com/" target="_blank">John A. Ruthven</a>, naturalist, author, lecturer, and internationally acknowledged master of wildlife art, was fascinated by nature as a young boy growing up in Cincinnati. The man often called the "20th Century Audubon," is still fascinated, with nature and art, and enjoys sharing his knowledge with young artists. We talk with John Ruthven and Teresa Hoelle, vice president of Development &amp; External Affairs for ArtWorks. Mr. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25996 at http://wvxu.org John Ruthven and ArtWorks Frank Duveneck, the "Unsuspected Genius" http://wvxu.org/post/frank-duveneck-unsuspected-genius <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Cincinnati as far back as the early 1800s was considered a haven for artists. Born in Covington, <a href="http://www.frankduveneck.org/" target="_blank">Frank Duveneck </a>was a celebrated artist at 27, went on to teach in Europe, and in Cincinnati, and influenced generations of future artists. We talk with<a href="http://www.taftmuseum.org" target="_blank"> Taft Museum of Art </a>Assistant Curator Tamera Muente about the life and work of Frank Duveneck, and his paintings now on display at the Taft.</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25698 at http://wvxu.org Frank Duveneck, the "Unsuspected Genius" "Crown" at Art Museum Generates Discussion http://wvxu.org/post/crown-art-museum-generates-discussion <p>While the <a href="http://www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/" target="_blank">Cincinnati Art Museum</a> is closed, a sniper fires 19 rounds into a bronze cube. Video and still cameras record the bullets as they make their way from the sniper’s rifle in the museum’s front lobby, travel past more traditional works of art, and pierce the metal cube, mounted in the Great Hall. “Crown,” the work of conceptual artist <a href="http://www.toddpavlisko.com/" target="_blank">Todd </a><a href="http://www.toddpavlisko.com/" target="_blank">Pavlisk</a>o, now on display at the museum, has generated discussion and some controversy.&nbsp; Matt Distel, Art Museum adjunct curator of contemporary art, joins us to discuss “Crown” and its place in the world of art. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:30:10 +0000 Mark Perzel 25022 at http://wvxu.org "Crown" at Art Museum Generates Discussion