disabilities http://wvxu.org en A look at the exhibits and programs of Cincinnati's Visionaries + Voices http://wvxu.org/post/look-exhibits-and-programs-cincinnatis-visionaries-voices <p><strong><a href="http://visionariesandvoices.com/">Visionaries + Voices</a></strong> is one of this area’s unique arts organizations, dedicated to showcasing and developing works from artists with a variety of disabilities. New programs are also allowing the artists to teach their talents to children and adults. <strong>Krista Gregory</strong>, exhibitions director, and <strong>Samantha Charek</strong>, educational outreach director, join Jane Durrell to talk about the wide-range of programs and events organized by <strong>V+V</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 05:00:20 +0000 Jane Durrell 21604 at http://wvxu.org A look at the exhibits and programs of Cincinnati's Visionaries + Voices Parenting Special Needs Children http://wvxu.org/post/parenting-special-needs-children <p></p><p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 20493 at http://wvxu.org Parenting Special Needs Children Hamilton's InsideOut Studio http://wvxu.org/post/hamiltons-insideout-studio <p>Jane Durrell introduces listeners to the <a href="http://artfrominside.com/"><strong>InsideOut Studio</strong></a>, based in Hamilton, which serves artists with various physical and mental challenges. They have recently closed exhibits at the <strong>Fitton Center for Creative Arts</strong> and <strong>Miami University-Hamilton</strong> campus. Art Education Coordinator <strong>Steve Smith</strong> and artists <strong>Ashley Parris</strong> and <strong>Jody Mann</strong> describe the program and its meaning to them and the community.</p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 05:30:00 +0000 Jane Durrell 17462 at http://wvxu.org Hamilton's InsideOut Studio Reel Abilities Film Festival http://wvxu.org/post/reel-abilities-film-festival <p>Cincinnati is one of 9 US cities hosting a week of exceptional, touching, courageous and beautifully made films as the <a href="http://www.cincyra.org/"><strong>Reel Abilities Film Festival</strong> </a>begins Saturday night. From March 9 through the 16, at various venues around town, films that share the stories, lives and art of people with disabilities will be shown, all benefitting local organizations that work with, advocate for or provide services to people with disabilities. Organizer <strong>Christa Zielke</strong> from <a href="http://www.visionariesandvoices.com/content/vv-home"><strong>Visionaries + Voices</strong></a> and disability advocate <strong>Kathleen Sheil</strong> from <a href="http://www.laddinc.org/"><strong>Living Arrangements for the Developmentally Disabled</strong></a> join Mark Perzel to discuss the importance and the quality of the films that are a part of this festival.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 05:30:10 +0000 Mark Perzel 9973 at http://wvxu.org Reel Abilities Film Festival Melodic Connections http://wvxu.org/post/melodic-connections <p>Robin Carey-Allgeyer learns more about <a href="http://www.melodicconnections.org/">Melodic Connections</a>, a non-profit music therapy organization, and the upcoming Fall Fundraiser Bash, from Executive Director<strong> Betsy Zenk Nuseibah</strong>.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:32:20 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 3832 at http://wvxu.org Melodic Connections