Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
4:26 pm
Fri August 26, 2011

'Homegrown' Team To Lead Dayton Art Institute

The Dayton Art Institute’s board of trustees announced today that two Daytonians have been selected to lead the museum. Michael Roediger will be the new executive director. He’s currently the vice president of development at Victoria Theatre Association, where he has been for 13 years. Jane Black will become the museum’s associate director, which is a new position. She’s the executive director of the Dayton Visual Arts Center (DVAC).

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Poetry
7:59 pm
Thu August 25, 2011

Conrad's Corner: August 25, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Ron Knipfer's poem, "Why Aren't Children Listening?"

Music
2:21 pm
Thu August 25, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Oh Condor

This weekend Oh Condor will perform as part of Blind Bob's 3rd anniversary celebration.  On this edition of Kaleidoscope, the band performs new songs live in the WYSO studios and speaks with Juliet Fromholt about the decision to change their name from 8 Bit Revival and plans for upcoming releases and tours.

 

Arts & Culture
12:40 pm
Thu August 25, 2011

Blind Bobs Celebrates 3 Years of Music, Food and Fun

Juliet Fromholt

This weekend Blind Bobs will celebrate 3 years of business with a weekend full of music, festivities and food.  Here Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt chats with the Mendenhall family about the starting the business and growing it over the past three years and how music has been an important part of that.

Books
12:09 pm
Mon August 22, 2011

Book Nook: Stealing Mona Lisa by Carson Morton

On August 22, 1911 the Leonardo Da Vinci masterpiece, the Mona Lisa, was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. It took a couple of years to recover the painting. It had been taken by an Italian nationalist who hoped to repatriate the painting back to Italy.

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