Artspeak Radio http://www.kkfi.org/program/artspeak-radio/ This podcast tracks the audio archives of Artspeak Radio, a program about the thriving visual arts and literary community in the Kansas City area. Hosts Maria Vasquez Boyd and Blair Schulman interview local artists, writers, and performers and let you know what’s going on with an arts events calendar. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:18:55 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.1 Artspeak Radio is a program about the thriving visual arts and literary community in the Kansas City area. Hosts Maria Vasquez Boyd and Blair Schulman interview local artists, writers, and performers and let you know what’s going on with an arts events calendar. KKFI 90.1 FM clean KKFI 90.1 FM kkfi901fm@gmail.com kkfi901fm@gmail.com (KKFI 90.1 FM) visual arts, literary arts, Kansas City, literature, painting, drawing Artspeak Radio » Podcast Categories » Podcast – Artspeak Radio http://www.kkfi.org/wp-content/uploads/powerpress/logo-artspeak-radio-600x600.png http://www.kkfi.org/program/artspeak-radio/ Kansas City, Missouri USA Weekly ARTSPEAK RADIO presents, Phong Nguyen & Joe Orser http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-presents-phong-nguyen-joe-orser/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-presents-phong-nguyen-joe-orser/#comments Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:37:26 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=36201 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-presents-phong-nguyen-joe-orser/feed/ 0 ArtSpeak Radio Chats with Subterranean Gallery and The Hown’s Den http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-subterranean-gallery-and-the-howns-den/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-subterranean-gallery-and-the-howns-den/#comments Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:32:17 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=36046 http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-subterranean-gallery-and-the-howns-den/feed/ 0 Join co-host Blair Schulman as he chats with Melaney Mitchell of Subterranean Gallery and Crystal Ann Brown & Bobby Howsare of The Hown's Den: Nomadic + Domestic Exhibition Space and Kansas City's domestic gallery spaces. Join co-host Blair Schulman as he chats with Melaney Mitchell of Subterranean Gallery and Crystal Ann Brown & Bobby Howsare of The Hown's Den: Nomadic + Domestic Exhibition Space and Kansas City's domestic gallery spaces. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 60:04 ArtSpeak Radio Chats with Dave Dalton of HammerspaceKC! http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-dave-dalton-of-hammerspacekc/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-dave-dalton-of-hammerspacekc/#comments Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:08:30 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=35671 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-dave-dalton-of-hammerspacekc/feed/ 0 Join co-host Blair Schulman as he chats with Dave Dalton, the proprietor of Hammerspace Hobby & Workshop:  a curious space in Brookside where tools and devices of every size are  placed for your use at the exact time they are needed. - Join co-host Blair Schulman as he chats with Dave Dalton, the proprietor of Hammerspace Hobby & Workshop:  a curious space in Brookside where tools and devices of every size are  placed for your use at the exact time they are needed. Hammerspace is a 7000 square foot facility which is home to Kansas City's community of makers, crafters and inventors. It's like a a gym for folks who build and create. It's where you go  to exercise your creativity. It's where you bulk up your knowledge, and work out your designs. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 58:49 ARTSPEAK RADIO presents, Latino Writers Collective http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-presents-latino-writers-collective/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-presents-latino-writers-collective/#comments Thu, 05 Jun 2014 17:05:44 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=34681 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-presents-latino-writers-collective/feed/ 0 Latino Writers Collective members, President Miguel Miguel M Morales, Sofiana Olivera, and Jose Faus joins us live in the studio to discuss here and now of this socially engaged group of writers. - The Latino Writers Collective (LWC) is a group of Lat... Latino Writers Collective members, President Miguel Miguel M Morales, Sofiana Olivera, and Jose Faus joins us live in the studio to discuss here and now of this socially engaged group of writers. The Latino Writers Collective (LWC) is a group of Latino writers living and working in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Through bi-weekly meetings and critiques, the Collective helps hone and polish the work of its members for publication. In addition to creative support, the Collective organizes and coordinates projects for the larger community, including the Primera Página Reading Series, to showcase national and local Latino writers and provide role models and instruction to Latino youth. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 57:40 ArtSpeak Radio Rolls Out New One Hour Format! http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-rolls-out-new-one-hour-format/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-rolls-out-new-one-hour-format/#comments Thu, 29 May 2014 15:58:35 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=34415 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-rolls-out-new-one-hour-format/feed/ 0 Join hosts Maria Vasquez Boyd and Blair Schulman as they roll out their expanded episodes of ArtSpeak Radio!! - On Wednesday, Blair Schulman will speak with artist and educator Ari Fish. - Singer/songwriter/poet, Join hosts Maria Vasquez Boyd and Blair Schulman as they roll out their expanded episodes of ArtSpeak Radio!! On Wednesday, Blair Schulman will speak with artist and educator Ari Fish. Singer/songwriter/poet, Miranda Hall also performs live in our studio, she'll discuss her new CD and upcoming projects. Ari Fish received her B.F.A. degree in ceramics from the Kansas City Art Institute. She is a professional artist and fourth generation teacher. Fish currently teaches an arts integrated science and math curriculum at the unique and innovative Community School #1, as well as K12 art education at the Kansas City Art Institute. She is often a guest critic and speaker at local high schools, colleges, museums, galleries and arts organizations. Fish’s work spans various media including clothing design, drawing, ceramics, new media, graphic design, creative writing, multimedia and sculpture. Her art has been shown both nationally and internationally. Her writing has been published in Vice Magazine, as well as business, art, and fashion books. She is currently designing for the outdoor apparel company Patagonia. Her work can be viewed at www.arifish.com. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 57:37 ArtSpeak Radio Chats with Welder & Weaver Lauren Sobchak http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-welder-weaver-lauren-sobchak/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-welder-weaver-lauren-sobchak/#comments Thu, 15 May 2014 22:52:11 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=33927 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/artspeak-radio-chats-with-welder-weaver-lauren-sobchak/feed/ 0 Blair Schulman will be speaking with Lauren Sobchak. She is a welder and weaver by trade in addition to her art practice. Over the last three years she has focused on handwoven structures, fabricated metal sculptures and pieced artworks. Blair Schulman will be speaking with Lauren Sobchak. She is a welder and weaver by trade in addition to her art practice. Over the last three years she has focused on handwoven structures, fabricated metal sculptures and pieced artworks. Her work has been exhibited in spaces such as City Ice Arts, Vulpes Bastille, Hearth at Farm to Market, and the H&R Block Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute. She has worked for several artists and designers including Paul Mesner of Paul Mesner Puppets INC, Holly Stewart, and Jason Pollen. Lauren will be a graduate from the Kansas City Art Institute located in Kansas City, Missouri in August 2014. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 26:35 Multi-Disciplinarian Artist Cory Imig http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/multi-disciplinarian-artist-cory-imig/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/multi-disciplinarian-artist-cory-imig/#comments Sun, 04 May 2014 22:01:23 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=33333 http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/multi-disciplinarian-artist-cory-imig/feed/ 0 Join co-host Blair Schulman as he interviews multi-disciplinary artist Cory Imig. We'll discuss her solo exhibition "Room Size" at City Ice Arts, her process, her practice and her work as co-founder of PLUG projects. Join co-host Blair Schulman as he interviews multi-disciplinary artist Cory Imig. We'll discuss her solo exhibition "Room Size" at City Ice Arts, her process, her practice and her work as co-founder of PLUG projects. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 26:21 Luis Garcia: Writer, Artist, Gallery Owner http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/luis-garcia-writer-artist-gallery-owner/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/luis-garcia-writer-artist-gallery-owner/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:10:54 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=33082 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/luis-garcia-writer-artist-gallery-owner/feed/ 0 Luis Garcia joins Maria Vasquez Boyd in the KKFI studio to discuss new literary and visual projects. - As a multi-faceted artist/designer, art gallery director/curator, Luis’ immersive life in the arts provides a unique and unparalleled depth to the a... Luis Garcia joins Maria Vasquez Boyd in the KKFI studio to discuss new literary and visual projects. As a multi-faceted artist/designer, art gallery director/curator, Luis’ immersive life in the arts provides a unique and unparalleled depth to the artistic communications work for his clients at spyn design studio, in the Crossroads Arts District. Since receiving his B.F.A. from the Kansas City Art institute in 2004, Luis has had the pleasure to work with clients such as A. Zahner Co., The Kansas City Museum, StoneLion Puppet Theatre, 2101Broadway, Vista Condominiums and The Leedy-Voulkos Art Center. Beyond helping clients shape their company’s branding and design standards with backbone, Luis is driven to give back to our community through his art + design initiatives and for the past 7 years, showing artist through his art gallery called, Base, every First Friday (93). That’s a plethora of Art showings! Luis is currently serving on several Board of Directors and committees such as the Art + Copy Club, as Special Event Co-Chair, a component of the American Advertising Federation, Urban Culture Project Curatorial Committee and as Vice President of Hispanic Capital Day Inc, based in St. Louis. Luis remains connected to his roots as an actor, painter and sculptor through the ongoing creation of commissioned works for private collections. He is also currently an Adjunct Professor/Lecturer at The Kansas City Art Institute and Metropolitan Community College at Penn Valley. To see more of Luis’s work go to spynstudio.com KKFI 90.1 FM clean 26:31 KC Burlesque Festival & “Altered Currents” http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kc-burlesque-festival-altered-currents/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kc-burlesque-festival-altered-currents/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:17:25 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=33067 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kc-burlesque-festival-altered-currents/feed/ 0 On this week's edition of Arts Magazine, host Michael Hogge has legendary burlesque star Tempest Storm along with other local burlesque performers to talk about the 4th Annual Kansas City Burlesque Festival, happening May 1st-3rd. - Later, On this week's edition of Arts Magazine, host Michael Hogge has legendary burlesque star Tempest Storm along with other local burlesque performers to talk about the 4th Annual Kansas City Burlesque Festival, happening May 1st-3rd. Later, Artistic Co-Directors Andrea Skowronek and Stephanie Whittler talk about the Spring company concert of City In Motion Dance Theatre entitled Altered Currents. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 54:15 Urban Culture on Display http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/urban-culture-on-display/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/urban-culture-on-display/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:37:42 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=32814 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/urban-culture-on-display/feed/ 0 The Urban Culture Project's facilitator Patrick Alexander, along with second year residents Madeline Gallucci and Eric Dobbins, will be guests on Artspeak Radio. Host: Blair Schulman. - Urban Culture Projects Open Studios weekend is scheduled for Apri... The Urban Culture Project's facilitator Patrick Alexander, along with second year residents Madeline Gallucci and Eric Dobbins, will be guests on Artspeak Radio. Host: Blair Schulman. Urban Culture Projects Open Studios weekend is scheduled for April 25-26 and includes live music, dance, theatre, comedy improv, and cross-disciplinary performances, special sales, temporary installations, participatory activities, artist talks, and more, highlighting the work of 22 visual artists, and 9 performing artists/ensembles awarded free studios for year-long terms through Charlotte Street’s competitive Urban Culture Project Studio Residency Program. All events are free and open to the public. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 27:29 Vox Narro and Immigrant Communities http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/vox-narro-and-immigrant-communities/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/vox-narro-and-immigrant-communities/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:10:15 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=32545 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/vox-narro-and-immigrant-communities/feed/ 0 Vox Narro Project is a celebration of immigrant communities funded by a Rocket Grant from the Andy Warhol Foundation working with Charlotte Street and the Spencer Museum in Lawrence,KS. THe grant provides funding for seven events. Vox Narro Project is a celebration of immigrant communities funded by a Rocket Grant from the Andy Warhol Foundation working with Charlotte Street and the Spencer Museum in Lawrence,KS. THe grant provides funding for seven events. To date six event have been presented including the Vietnamese, Kurdish, Palestinian, Indian, Persian and Bhutanese communities. The project has been extended by a collaboration with the Kansas City MO Public Library to add three more presentations this year. Vox Narro members Rhiannon Ross, Michelle Pond, Jose Faus, and Sharon Eiker join us in the studio. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 27:55 Kansas City Artists Coalition http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kansas-city-artists-coalition/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kansas-city-artists-coalition/#comments Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:55:57 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=32334 http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kansas-city-artists-coalition/feed/ 0 Join co-host Blair Schulman, who will be chatting with Tommy Frank – Studio Manager at Red Star Studios, about the Kansas City Artists Coalition's 19th Annual Undergraduate College Student Exhibition!!! Join co-host Blair Schulman, who will be chatting with Tommy Frank – Studio Manager at Red Star Studios, about the Kansas City Artists Coalition's 19th Annual Undergraduate College Student Exhibition!!! KKFI 90.1 FM clean 27:52 Sara MissConception Glass http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/sara-missconception-glass/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/sara-missconception-glass/#comments Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:43:43 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=32102 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/sara-missconception-glass/feed/ 0 Sara MissConception Glass joins us in the studio for a raucous and entertaining evening! - Sara Glass (aka: MissconceptioN) is a conscious emcee and eccentric performance artist of KC. Debuting her third compilation in March of 2014: Saraswati, Sara MissConception Glass joins us in the studio for a raucous and entertaining evening! Sara Glass (aka: MissconceptioN) is a conscious emcee and eccentric performance artist of KC. Debuting her third compilation in March of 2014: Saraswati, offers a wide variety of creativity, from spoken word spiritual-based ideas to hard hitting (sub)conscious hip hop tracks revolving around predominate themes of environmental trepidation, human preservation and self actualization. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 28:22 Darryl Chamberlain – Artists for Life Project http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/darryl-chamberlain-artists-for-life-project/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/darryl-chamberlain-artists-for-life-project/#comments Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:36:30 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=31830 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/darryl-chamberlain-artists-for-life-project/feed/ 0 We're looking forward to the return of artist Darryl Chamberlain! Blair Schulman will discuss Darryl's on-going Artists for Life Project. - The Artists for Life Project is a collective effort of Kansas City, We're looking forward to the return of artist Darryl Chamberlain! Blair Schulman will discuss Darryl's on-going Artists for Life Project. The Artists for Life Project is a collective effort of Kansas City, and nationally-recognized African-American artists who are creating artwork to address the pressing epidemic of handgun violence in the Kansas City area. KKFI 90.1 FM clean 29:28 Jorge García Almodóvar http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/jorge-garcia-almodovar/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/jorge-garcia-almodovar/#comments Thu, 20 Feb 2014 12:27:17 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=30504 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/jorge-garcia-almodovar/feed/ 0   -   - On February 26, Blair Schulman will be speaking with artist Jorge García Almodóvar - Jorge’s work is driven by his belief in simplicity of expression.Through systematically stripping away non-essential elements,     On February 26, Blair Schulman will be speaking with artist Jorge García Almodóvar Jorge’s work is driven by his belief in simplicity of expression.Through systematically stripping away non-essential elements, Garcia emphasizes the convergence of composition, form and color. His current series is inspired by thephysical context of the UMKC Gallery of Art. These site specific works synergize withthe space, creating a unique setting that challenges the viewer to experience this bodyof work “en bloc". Jorge García Almodóvar attended Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY, and also studied at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. He currently lives in Kansas City, MO, where he received the Charlotte Street Visual Art Award in 2008. His work has been exhibited in various galleries throughout the Kansas City area. umkcgallery@umkc.edu for more info.   KKFI 90.1 FM clean 25:08