art

October 8, 2014
lovethepoet

Theatre Baltimore: God’s Country Featuring LOVE the Poet

October 7, 2014 - Segment 3 - Join us for a sneak peek of God's Country, a performance by LOVE the Poet opening for a one week run by the Strand Theater Company. We're joined by Michelle Antoinette aka LOVE the Poet, spoken word artist and musician.
September 8, 2014
Ceremonies of Dark Men

E. Ethelbert Miller: Addressing Black Manhood in Ceremonies of Dark Men

September 5, 2014 - Segment 2 - I talk with nationally renowned poet and literary activist E. Ethelbert Miller about Ceremonies of Dark Men, an exhibition of large-scale photographs by five male artists complemented by poetic excerpts and placed in key areas around Washington, DC. The works will, in part, address issues of black manhood in creative ways.
January 27, 2014
bernardshirleykinsey

The Kinsey Collection: African American Art And History

January 24, 2014 - Segment 2 - We take a visit to Baltimore's Reginald F. Lewis African American History and Culture Museum to spend some time in their current exhibit, The Kinsey Collection: Shared Treasures of Bernard & Shirley Kinsey - Where Art & History Intersect. It's a treasure trove of art and artifacts - including letters from Zora Neale Hurston and antique photographs - chronicling over 400 years of African American history and culture and telling the often-untold story of African American achievement and contribution to our society.
November 19, 2013
Romare Bearden

The Life and Work of Artist Romare Bearden

November 15, 2013 - Segment 4 - Marc and co-host Lea Gilmore discuss the life and work of artist Romare Bearden with Leslie King-Hammond, who gave a lecture about Romare Bearden and women as agents of change, authority and beauty. Click here for a collection of images of Bearden's work.
September 12, 2013
Deep Voices

Deep Voices: Black Men In The Arts

September 11, 2013 - Segment 4 - Actor, narrator, writer, and social commentator Keith Snipes co-hosts our second conversation focused on Black men in the arts. We discuss masculinity and talk about the importance of young people getting involved in the arts.
May 17, 2013
Kim-Il-Soon_In-Honor-of-The-Great-Leader-Father_acrylic-on-canvas_24x36in_2012_web

Mina Cheon/Kim IL Soon: Art For The Reunification Of Korea

May 17, 2013 - Segment 3 - We talk with artist Mina Cheon, AKA Kim IL Soon, and Ethan Cohen of Ethan Cohen Fine Arts in New York City about the work of this Socialist Realist painter from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, and how her work is tied to a quest for the reunification of Korea and global peace.
May 2, 2013
AVAM

American Visionary Art Museum Tour

May 2, 2013 - Segment 1 - We take a tour of the American Visionary Arts Museum's latest exhibit, The Art of Storytelling: Lies, Enchantment, Humor and Truth, with Rebecca Hoffberger.
April 24, 2013
Woodville

Richard Caton Woodville

April 23, 2013 - Segment 4 - We go behind-the-scenes tour of a fascinating exhibit currently on display at the Walters Art Gallery: "New Eyes on America: The Genius of Richard Caton Woodville."