Arts

Arts and culture

This summer when you are out on vacation or simply taking a moment to relax, be sure to take the time and check out museums, art institutes, and art fairs. The local art scene provides many opportunities to get out and enjoy art.

Radio Gallery 06-30-2010: Summer Art

Elliot Silberman

Elliot Silberman is one of the many Minnesota artists exhibiting their work this weekend at the Park Point Art Fair. He is a portrait artist that is able to capture the image in the likeness of three minutes. Park Point Art Fair will also be featuring ceramics, carved wood, jewelry, prints and KUMD with a CD sale fundraiser.

Radio Gallery 06-23-2010: Elliott Silberman

Russel Gran Jr., resident of Washington Studios Artists' Co-op, shares the story behind his visual narrative with Radio Gallery. Washington Gallery will be exhibiting his narrative through June 27th.

Radio Gallery 6-16-10: Russel Gran Jr.

Melissa Weisser talks with Radio Gallery about her oil painting. A member at the Washington Studio Artists Cooperative, Weisser is showing her work this month at Beaners Central in West Duluth.

Radio Gallery 6-9-10 Melissa Weisser

Weisser shares with Radio Gallery her path as an artist in portrait painting, working with designers and studying the arts. Her show is up through the end of the month.

June 2-6 in Duluth

This week on Radio Gallery is Sound Unseen, Duluth's first annual international film, music and art festival June 2-6, 2010. Officially kicking off Duluth's tourism season by showcasing films from around the world and a music headquarters at Pizza Luc?

Radio Gallery 06-02-2010: Sound Unseen

Lake Superior College faculty are showing their work at the Washington Gallery this May, Open Sat. & Sun. 1-5pm, the show comes down this Sunday, May 30th. Cherie Hamilton shares her work with Radio Gallery

Radio Gallery 05-26-2010: Cherie Hamilton

Throughout finals week at UMD, the students Ziyad Kadir and Julianne Glawe have been working to display their products for 2-D Digital Studio. Their pieces each represent something meaningful to their heritage and was on display at the Tweed Museum until May 11th.

Radio Gallery 05-19-10: Julianne Glawe & Ziyad Kadir

Colony

Closing on MAY 14 is the Duluth Art Institute's exhibition, "Fresh, New, and True: Work by Emerging Artists." Suzanne Wyss, one of the featured artists, met with Radio Gallery to discuss her work.

Radio Gallery 04-07-10: Suzanne Wyss

Hosted by Maija Morton.

As the "Homegrown Music Festival" has expanded over the years, it has started featuring art forms beyond music, including video and photography. On Thursday, May sixth, Matt Stengl has a photo exhibition going up at Pizza Luce as part of Homegrown.

Radio Gallery 05-05-10: Matt Stengl

The Homegrown Music Festival begins Sunday, May 2nd, and is a week where the entire community can see the rich culture of music and art surrounding the Twin Ports. Kenny Kalligher is a long time Duluth musician who will be talking to us about his involvement in Homegrown.

Radio Gallery 04-28-10: Kenny Kalligher

Hosted by Maija Morton.

Live painting: Useful Jenkins in Eau Claire, WI

Join us as we talk with Jeredt Runions, a very influential artist and live painter located in Duluth, Minnesota. He will be painting at the "Respect You Mother Earth Festival" on May first. Runions also has a show going up at Red Mug Coffee House in Superior on Firday, May 7th, during the Homegrown Festival.

Radio Gallery 04-21-10: Jeredt Runions

Hosted by Maija Morton

Several Duluth and Superior art galleries will be celebrating Earth Day Saturday, April 17th from eleven to five p.m., by holding a collaberative exhibition, "Art for Earth Day Gallery Hop."

Radio Gallery 04-14-10: Art for Earth Day Gallery Hop

Ten graphic design students at the Duluth Business University put together a graphic design show at Lizzards Art Gallery, called "Group Exhibit: DBU Graphic Design Students." The show opened on March 18th, and will wrap on April 14th, 2010.

Radio Gallery 03-31-10: Bree Thompson

Hosted by Maija Morton.

By: Eyenga Bokamba

In honor of Women's History Month, Radio Gallery spotlights Eyenga Bokamba, one of the artists showing at the The Women's Art Registry of Minnesota or WARM's 26th Annual All-Member Juried Exhibition.

Radio Gallery 3-24-2010: WARM Gallery

Hosted by Maija Morton.

by: Kim Borst

The March show at Washington Gallery in Duluth is a dual photography exhibit: "Postcards from the Sea of Tranquility" by Shannon Cousino and "Akimbo" by Kim Borst.

Radio Gallery 03-17-10: Shannon Cousino & Kim Borst

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