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Arts & Culture
3:25 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Telephone Magazine Celebrates 1st Birthday With Night of Music

Telephone Magazine, a biweekly local arts and culture magazine, will celebrate its first anniversary on March 29th.  Magazine staff and community members will mark the event with a night of art and music at the Old Yellow Cab building in downtown Dayton.  Telephone publisher Brian Johnston and musicians Yheti and Grand Mammoth visited the WYSO studios ahead of the event and spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the magazine's first year and the upcoming celebration.

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Arts & Culture
6:00 am
Fri November 15, 2013

Culture Works Launches Dayton-Area Cultural Plan With Economic Study

Muse Machine's production of Singin' in the Rain. Muse Machine is one of the arts organizations that receives funds from Culture Works.
Credit Thom Meyer

A study out Thursday says the arts are an important economic driver for the Dayton region. The study, commissioned by cultural advocacy group Culture Works, finds arts nonprofits are responsible for over $160 million in annual spending.

"Above and beyond the intrinsic benefits that arts and culture provides to the community in so many ways, there actually is an economic impact as well,” said Martine Meredith Collier, who heads Culture Works.

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Arts & Culture
12:33 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

National Bronze Sculpture Symposium To Culminate in Bronze Pour Event

Over the past few weeks, Yellow Springs has been a hot spot for bronze sculpture as the Village hosts the National Bronze Sculpture Symposium.  Antioch College's Dennie Eagleson and sculptor Susan Byrnes visited the WYSO studios to talk about Symposium and its culminating event, a bronze pour at the foundry at Antioch College on Saturday, October 26th. 

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Arts & Culture
3:04 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Jennifer Clarke Prepares for Photo Exhibition Highlighting Local Music

One of Jennifer Clarke's photos that will be on display beginning October 4th.
Credit Jennifer Clarke

A few years ago Jennifer Clarke was preparing to participate in her first art show, the Side Show at the Yellow Cab Building.  That show ended up being instrumental for Clarke in more ways than one as she began to realize her potential as a music photographer.  October marks the opening of Clarke first solo photography exhibition focusing on pictures of local musicians. Clarke visited the WYSO studios to talk about her work on Kaleidoscope.

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Arts & Culture
3:53 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Local Artist Eric Shonborn on Inspiration and Motivation

Illustration by Eric Shonborn

Eric Shonborn says that comic books gave him the inspiration to begin practicing drawing and making art as a child.  Shonborn visited the WYSO studios and spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about comics, creating art and staying motivated and his newer pursuit of podcasting.

Find more information on Eric Shonborn's art and his podcasts here: http://www.shonborn.net/

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