Dayton Art Institute

Around the Miami Valley
12:50 pm
Fri November 11, 2011

What's Great in Dayton: November 11 - 17, 2011

Norman Rockwell's Christmas Homecoming
courtesy of the Dayton Art Institute

The Dayton Philharmonic has three gigs this weekend and Saturday they are with Three Dog Night…..check it out at Daytonphilharmonic.com

And tonight our hockey team the Dayton Gems are honoring American veterans. They are doing a special ticket offer and tributes during the game.

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Around the Miami Valley
1:00 pm
Fri September 30, 2011

What's Great in Dayton: September 30 - October 7, 2011

Gearfest is the Midwest Outdoor Experience. All kind of things including camping, competitions, regional music acts, exciting demos, and Friday and Saturday, a night beer garden. It’s at the Eastwood Metro Park.

A new, interactive exhibit is at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery and it is all about the Miami Valley’s extraordinary water resources. It’s called "SPLASH."

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Around the Miami Valley
3:50 pm
Fri September 23, 2011

What's Great in Dayton: September 23 - 29, 2011

Garden Station

Oktoberfest is this weekend at The Dayton Art Institute.…lots of artisans, unique foods, ample beers, live music on two stages.

Ignite Innovation is a science festival that will offer ways for people of all ages to experience the amazing opportunities that spark creativity.

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WYSO Weekend
10:30 am
Mon August 15, 2011

WYSO Weekend: August 14, 2011

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for August 14, 2011 containing the following stories:

-Antioch Writers' Workshop Faculty Reading: Jamey Dunham

-Cyber Engineering Students Graduate with Hackfest by Jerry Kenney

-War Dog Memorial Unveiled in Springfield by Wayne Baker

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Arts & Culture
4:29 pm
Sat March 12, 2011

Creating the New Century Opens at the Dayton Art Institute

Ship of Fools
John Alexander

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

"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," says Bronson.

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