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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!


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On this episode of, Art Beat, we visit with a local photographer who you probably know as the curator for the Minnesota Marine Art Museum. Currentl...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2017
  • Length: 24:37
Caption: Lisa Gray, Credit: Kari Barnaal Yearous
On this episode of, Art Beat, we visit with a local author, who received a South East Minnesota Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant. She is now taki...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2017
  • Length: 32:15
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On this episode of Art Beat, we bring you our coverage of Frozen River Film Festival, 2017. Bill Wolverton is the main subject of the film, "Love o...

  • Added: Mar 01, 2017
  • Length: 27:42
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On this episode of "Art Beat" we visit with local author Ryan Witt on his new science fiction novel, "Article X". This book explores a society wher...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 24:02
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On this episode of "Art Beat" we visit with the writer/director of the upcoming Winona Christmas Radio Show. Each year Theatre du Mississippi produ...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 08:34
Caption: Jon Swanson checking light levels for pieces in "X-Ray Vision: Fish Inside Out,"., Credit: Minnesota Marine Art Museum
On this episode of "Art Beat" we get to know Jon Swanson, curator for the Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona. Jon has a passion for art. At age ...

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2016
  • Length: 28:09
  • Purchases: 1
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Caption: Stela Burdt plays Florence Foster Jenkins, Credit: The Commonweal Theatre
On this episode of Art Beat, KQAL's Teri Tenseth drives to Lanesboro MN to visit with the two starts of the Commonweal Theatre’s production of "Sou...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 17:30
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