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Local artists showcasing their craft. Whether it's painting, woodwork, glass, metal, beadwork, drawing, sewing, ect., we'll cover it!

Local artists showcasing their craft. Whether it's painting, woodwork, glass, metal, beadwork, drawing, sewing, ect., we'll cover it! Insight into the artist's life and practices. What motivates a person to create and their place in society. Unique insights into the minds of a individuals who dare to express themselves freely!


185 Pieces

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On this episode of "Art Beat" we visit with the key cast members of the upcoming production of "As You Like It'. The show is one of Shakespeare's b...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 12:05
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On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with one of Winona State Universities Senior Art Students. This individual enjoys painting the human form and...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 15:14
Caption: Nica Fotz, Credit: Watkins Gallery Winona State University
On this episode of Art Beat, we take a look at our Senior Art Students at Winona State University. We learn about the art of Nica Fotz, who is part...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 15:44
Caption: Taff Roberts, Matt Jensen Young and Rossco Booker answer questions about "Attempting the Northwest Passage" hosted by Paul Lundquist, Credit: Teri Tenseth Market
"Attempting the Northwest Passage" is a documentary about local Taff Roberts' 2014 attempted voyage of the vessel Catryn through the Northwest Pass...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2016
  • Length: 40:32
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On this episode of Art Beat, we learn about the journey in creating, Lost Conquest. Lost Conquest examines the authenticity of the Kensington Runes...

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  • Added: Mar 07, 2016
  • Length: 23:52
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Caption: Jamie Schell and The Fine Art of Funiture Exhibit at The Winona History Center, Credit: Sheri Schell
On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with an individual who quit his job to move across an ocean to pursue a dream. This furniture maker shares wi...

  • Added: Feb 29, 2016
  • Length: 27:15
Caption: Kathleen's exhibit is on display at the Paul Watkins Gallery on the campus of Winona State University, Credit: Kathleen Hawkes
On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with an individual who chooses to express herself through photography and illustration. This artist shares wi...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2016
  • Length: 25:57
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February has been on fire with art events during the frozen temperatures, and things just keep heating up. Today on Art Beat we learn about a murde...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2016
  • Length: 29:46
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On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a Minnesota artist that combines women’s history and monologues into a one-woman show. Jane Curry is pre...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 36:20
Caption: Catherine Glynn
On this episode of Art Beat, we learn about an exciting one-woman show taking place in Lanesboro this week! The piece is an original play showcasin...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 20:26
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Winona State University Art Administrator, Kathy Peterson fills us in on the many upcoming theater, dance, and music performances. We'll also learn...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 14:53
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On this episode of "Art Beat" we visit with Jovy Rocky. Jovy is a local jewelry maker who uses stainless steel and other metals with natural stones...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 15:52
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On this episode of "Art Beat" we visit with a multitalented Winonan, known for painting on top of antique photos, as well as mass manufactured pain...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2016
  • Length: 26:50
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On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a Winona native who recently penned a book about a Zombie Apocalypse. This author takes notes during his...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2015
  • Length: 11:04
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On this episode of Art Beat we visit Winona native Shawn McGuire, an author of young adult fiction that blends different settings with a touch of m...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2015
  • Length: 21:54
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On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a Minnesota author who grew up in Waseca. This individual recently published a memoir. We visit with Rac...

  • Added: Dec 28, 2015
  • Length: 29:02
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What happens when you move to NYC from Winona with hopes of making it on Broadway, but along the way you find a whole other world of artistic possi...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 32:51
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On this episode of Art Beat, we continue our coverage of Meta Conn. MetaCon is described as a new anime, sci-fi, steampunk, and popular culture Ner...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 11:56
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Today on Art Beat we take you to the Frozen River Film Festival, which celebrated its 10th year in 2015. We will learn exactly what competitive puz...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 12:38
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Today on Art Beat, we continue our coverage of MetaCon. MetaCon is a new anime, sci-fi, steampunk, and popular culture Nerd Convention in Minneapol...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2015
  • Length: 14:04