articles tagged "Art"

Frankensteined Scanners Under the Sea

Monday, 21 October 2013 | buzz
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Last time the Monday Buzz talked with Milwaukee artist, Nathaniel Stern, he was sending tweets into space and subverting Wikipedia for his own nefarious artistic ends. Now, he’s jerry-rigging flatbed scanners for high-resolution, time-shifting underwater duty. Listen as Nathaniel explains to host Brian Standing how to turn a flat imager into a self-contained scuba camera, the philosophical nature of an image, and more. more »

Letter Press Printing, Revitalization In The Digital Age

Friday, 12 April 2013 | buzz
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Amos Paul Kennedy Jr. joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Friday, April 12, 2013. Kennedy is a printer, well known for his social commentary in his posters. He is a rarity, working as a Letter Press Printer in an age of digital media. He sat down with Norman Stockwell to talk about the craft of letter press, it’s recent revival, and his upcoming event tonight, “A Man’s Posters Hangings,” at La follette High School, 702 Pflaum Road. Reception starts at 6:00PM.       more »

Artistic Director, W. Earle Smith

Friday, 1 March 2013 | buzz
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W. Earle Smith has over 30 years of professional experience choreographing, teaching and performing. This is Mr. Smith’s thirteenth season with the Madison Ballet as Artistic Director. As a dancer, D Magazine called Mr. Smith “meticulously chosen and prepared…who knows Balanchine.” The Wisconsin State Journal hails his choreography as “imaginative and…rhythmically smooth and lively” with the Capital Times saying Artistic Director W. Earle Smith “more than delivered on every level.” more »

Interactive Artist, Nathaniel Stern, Is On The Web And Out In Space

Monday, 25 February 2013 | buzz
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Interactive artist, Nathaniel Stern, joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Monday, February 25, 2013, to talk with host, Brian Standing, about some of his collaborative web art. Ever wanted to send a text message to an alien life form? more »

Dane Arts Helps Keep Art Funded

Monday, 18 February 2013 | buzz
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  Pam Andros, Director of Dane Arts (a.k.a. Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission) came by the studio on Monday, February 18, 2013, to talk with Brian Standing about the art opportunities happening through the county arts program.   The organization supports local arts and culture projects, primarily done through grant programs. They also have a new fundraising tool called “Power2Give,” which they talk about in detail more in the interview.   Listen the interview below:   more »

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