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Art Beat

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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!


193 Pieces

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Caption: Featuring Ted Kitterman, Ana Marcu, & Silas Sellnow., Credit: Benjamin Boucvalt
Learn about this years original musical, "Georama" featuring the story of John Banvard. John Banvard was the most famous living painter in the worl...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2016
  • Length: 06:34
Caption: Silvius, in love with Phoebe. Played by JuCoby Johnson., Credit: Benjamin Boucvalt
Learn the ins and outs of Great River Shakespeare Festival's production of "As You Like It" with Emma VanVactor-Lee.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2016
  • Length: 06:22
Caption: Jason Rojas, Credit: Benjamin Boucvalt
Learn about this years performance of Julius Caesar at Great River Shakespeare Festival. Your host is Catie Osborn, Education Associate and Company...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2016
  • Length: 08:16
Caption: Cadenza Photo Imaging
On this episode of art beat, we visit with a jack of all trades who works behind the scenes at Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona MN. Catie...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2016
  • Length: 24:48
Caption: Ana Marcu in "As You Like It", Credit: Benjamin Boucvalt
On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a new member of the cast at Great River Shakespeare Festival. This actor is making several characters co...

  • Added: Jul 09, 2016
  • Length: 20:31
Caption: Say hello to Audrey, a goatherd. Played by Stephanie Lambourn., Credit:  Benjamin Boucvalt
On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a jack of all trade in the theatre world. This individual fills us in on the many different roles he pla...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2016
  • Length: 19:15
Caption: Caroline in "Romeo and Juliet" at Great River Shakespeare Festival, Credit: Dan Norman
On this episode of Art Beat, we visit with a cast member of Great River Shakespeare Festival. This individual has the unique challenge of playing a...

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  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 20:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Hide Erdrich is an author of poetry and recently, a cookbook entitled Original Local: Indigenous Foods Stories and Recipes from the Upper Midwest. ...

  • Added: May 24, 2016
  • Length: 50:26
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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
  • Purchases: 1
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: 25:54
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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
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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