Upcoming Broadcasts:

Episode #205H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

From The Hard Times Cafe to The Fitzgerald Theater, familiar places are marked by sign painter Phil Vandervaart who does all his work by hand. Kristi Abbott depicts beloved icons and landscapes with materials from around the globe in her vivid collages. Multimedia artist Philip Noyed's 2 abstract paintings have evolved into eye-catching illuminated sculptures. Performers from the local theater scene sing in the monthly cabaret series Musical Mondays, at Hell's Kitchen.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Apr 1, 2018 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 2, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me

Episode #307H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Born in Egypt and growing up in in the Midwest, Moheb Soliman's most recent interdisciplinary poetry is inspired by nature, the Great Lakes and ideas of belonging. Working with large-scale installations and small, intimate oil paintings, Sharon Louden advocates for artists and is the editor of the book series, Living and Sustaining a Creative Life. Benjamin Percy, who writes stories for DC Comics, best-selling novels and essays about the craft of writing, seeks to thrill his readers.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 2, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 3, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Shanan Custer and Shawn Carling (#308H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Writer, actor and director Shanan Custer creates new work with heart and comedic flare. Shawn Carling is known the world over for his custom-crafted machine age lamps. Before she found Hollywood success, Lea Thompson began her artistic career in Minnesota. Lindsay Locatelli creates jewelry pieces that resonate with her as an artist, challenging the mainstream market.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 16, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Apr 17, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Episode #309H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Rita Mustaphi performs and choreographs kathak dance, a classical North Indian dance form. Nigerian painter and sculptor Omo Oba (Prince) Adetomiwa A. Gbadebo's work is large, bold and inspired by his African heritage. Melissa Cooke creates her hyper-realistic drawings by subtracting from the page. DJ and artist Booka B throws down new beats, prints and paintings.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 30, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
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