Visual Art http://wyso.org en Springfield Museum Of Art's Balanced Budget Topic Of Discussion Thursday Night http://wyso.org/post/springfield-museum-arts-balanced-budget-topic-discussion-thursday-night <p>Thursday evening, the Springfield Museum of Art will hold an event called Members Matter. At the gathering, museum officials plan to announce a budget surplus and an increase in membership.<br /><br />Last year, Springfield's Museum of Art adopted a best practices model used by other museums around the country. The move eliminated three positions including a curator, a membership coordinator and a security manager.<br /> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 04:24:26 +0000 Wayne Baker 44935 at http://wyso.org Springfield Museum Of Art's Balanced Budget Topic Of Discussion Thursday Night Local Artist Jud Yalkut Dies http://wyso.org/post/local-artist-jud-yalkut-dies <p>A well known artist and pioneer of Wright State University’s Film and video department has passed away. Jud Yalkut was born in New York City in 1938, but has been a Dayton resident since 1973. He was an Assistant Professor of Art at Wright State, where he founded the first film and video program. Yalkut also taught at Sinclair Community College and Xavier University in Cincinnati.</p><p>As an artist, Yalkut was the recipient of numerous fellowships and grants from the Ohio Arts Council, the New York State Council on the Arts, the Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District.</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 12:52:25 +0000 Jerry Kenney 36723 at http://wyso.org Local Artist Jud Yalkut Dies What's Great in Dayton: March 29 - April 4, 2013 http://wyso.org/post/whats-great-dayton-march-29-april-4-2013 <p><a href="http://huberhistory.org">The Wayne Township/Huber Heights Historical Society</a> is presenting "Dinner With The Presidents" on Friday at the St Peter School. There will be enactors for Lincoln, Jefferson Davis and Teddy Roosevelt.</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Charlie Campbell 30856 at http://wyso.org What's Great in Dayton: March 29 - April 4, 2013 Creating the New Century Opens at the Dayton Art Institute http://wyso.org/post/creating-new-century-opens-dayton-art-institute <p><span class="article-content"><span>In a painting called Opry, braided strands of color start out bright at the top of the canvas but get muddy as they reach the bottom. Art critic and writer Ellie Bronson says that the artist, Bernard Frize likes to play games<br /><br />&quot;These games have had to do with anything from removing the skins that form on the top of open paint cans and plastering them on a canvas until the can was empty to painting blindfolded directed by an assistant or someone else,&quot; says Bronson.<br /> Sat, 12 Mar 2011 21:29:29 +0000 Juliet Fromholt 3149 at http://wyso.org Creating the New Century Opens at the Dayton Art Institute