Wednesday at 12:00 pm
ARTSPEAK RADIO is a live radio program on KKFI that airs every Wednesday at noon. Host Maria Vasquez Boyd serves up information about the visual and literary arts community including live interviews with artists, writers, and performers.
Past guests on ARTSPEAK Radio include the following individuals and organizations. Scribe, Bernie Koehrson, The Writers Place, Jose Faus, Carol Kariotis, Lisa Cordes, Shawn Pavey, Main Street Rag, Tara Varney, Glenn North, Matt Jacobs, David Rhoades, Damon Lee Patterson, Jill Downen, Greg Patterson, Seth Johnson, William Peck, Jared Flaming, 2013 Verses and Voices, Mary Ann Haenni, Judith Towse, Molly Kaderka, Norma Cantu, The Artists for Life Project, Darryl Chamberlain, Bluest Aye, Jennifer Leigh Coates, Missi Rasmussen, Alex R. Carpernter, Skye Livingston, Michele Johnson, Justin Beachler, Carla Malone Steck, Janet and Stan Banks, Mark Allen, Benjamin Alire Saenz, Angela Cervantes, Geo Sipp, Daniel Shea, Meghan Henry, Kansas City Public Library, Dr. Phong Nguyen, Tracy Abeln, Julia Cole, The Riverfront Reading, Phyllis Becker, Carl Bettis, Eve Ott, Patricia Lawson, and Silvia Kofler, Thomas Cobian, Sean Starowitz, Carrie Riehl, Emily Kenyon, Summer Osborn, Jen Harris, Woodneath Library, Andie Paloutzian, Jorge Garcia Almodovar, Diego Chi, Ahram Park, Lindsey Martin-Bowen, Sara Miss Conception Glass, Tommy Frank, Rhiannon Ross, Michele Pond, David Arnold Hughes, Sharon Eiker, Madeline Gallucci, Patrick Alexander, Eric Dobbins, Luis Garcia, Cory Imig, Jeanette Powers, Lauren Sobchak, Ari Fish, Miguel M. Morales, Sofiana Olivera, m.o.i. (aka the minister of information, aka Don Wilikson) Sarah Starr, Maril Crabtree, Stephen Roth, and Dave Dalton, Melaney Mitchell, Bobby Howsare, Sandra Moran, Front/Space, Don Simon, Chance Wolf, Suzanne Gladney, MaryFrances Wagner, Greg Field, Jane Booth, Suze Ford Fernandez, David Wayne Reed, Lorenzo Collado, Jessy Terrero, Petra & Kester Horn-Marsh, Eve Brackenbury, Brandon Forrest Frederick, MyArts, Adam Goldberg, Deana Bellamaganya, Ryan Teney, Mihn Du Pha, Eric Lindquist, Jenny Mendez, Teresa Magel, Sarah Hyde-Schmiedeler, Deborah Shouse, Ron Zoglin, Nicole Emanuel, Adam Finkelston, Jay Meara, Danny Orendorf, Laura Isaac, Whispering Prairie Press, Jessica Conoley, Pat Daneman, Marianne Getchell, and Annie Raab.
ARTSPEAK RADIO + Kiki Serna, Anthony Oropeza, Linda Lighton, & Bernadette Torres February 13, 2019 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday February 13, 2019 noon to 1PM CST
Producer/host Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes a plethora of artists; Kiki Serna, Anthony Oropeza, Linda Lighton, and Bernadette Torres.
ARTSPEAK RADIO 2019 Winter Pledge Drive February 6, 2019 | 12:00 pm
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Producer/Host Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes artist/poet Hugh Merrill, artist Teresa Dirks, gallery director Vanessa Lacy, and Johnson County Youth Services Librarian Abbey Ludlow and teen editor Amanda Pendley to the program.
ARTSPEAK RADIO + Bernadette Torres, Ruben Castillo, Sarah and Colin Walsh, & Kian Byrne January 30, 2019 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday January 30, 2019, noon - 1PM, 90.1FM KKFI Kansas City Community Radio
Producer/host Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes artist Ruben Castillo, designer Sarah Walsh, and musician/singer/songwriter Kian Byrnes.
ARTSPEAK RADIO + Robert Castillo, Baldemar Rivas, Waco Porter, & Stacy Busch January 16, 2019 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday January 16, 2019 noon - 1PM CST 90.1fm KKFI Kansas City Community Radio
Host/producer Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes artist/musician Robert Castillo, muralist/artist Baldemor Rivas, multi-media artist Stacy Busch, and writer/poet Waco Porter.
ARTSPEAK RADIO- Navarro, Livengood, Van Tuyl, Lewis, and Foat January 9, 2019 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday January 9, 2019 noon - 1PM, 90.1FM KKFI Kansas City Community Radio
Host/producer Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes Kansas City Kansas Police Officer Osvaldo Navarro, artist Sandy Van Tuyl, Mid-Continent Public Library Curator Mark Livengood, Kansas City Public Library staff Courtney Lewis and KCPT's Lindsey Foat.
ARTSPEAK RADIO with Whatsoever Community Center, Aya, & Heath Church December 26, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday December 26, 2018 noon - 1PM CST 90.1fm KKFI Kansas City Community Radio
Host/producer Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes Charlie Gascich, CEO, Executive Director Whatsoever Community Center, novelist/screenwriter Aya, and musician Heath Church.
ARTSPEAK RADIO with Iván Garnica, Rick Stasi, Susanna Lee, & Alex Kimball Williams December 19, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday December 19, 2018 Noon - 1PM CST 90.1FM KKFI
Host/producer Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes Iván Garnica, Susanna Lee Lucky-Deluxe, Rick Stasi, and Alex Kimball Williams.
ARTSPEAK RADIO with Osvaldo Navarro, Writers Place, InterUrbanArtHouse, & Jones Gallery December 12, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Wednesday December 12, 2018 NOON - 1PM CST
Host/producer Maria Vasquez Boyd welcomes Kansas City Kansas Police Officer Osvaldo Navarro, Jan Rog, Chell Navarro, Joy Baker, Wolfe Brack, and David Jones.