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Artspeak Radio

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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.

Upcoming episodes

ARTSPEAK RADIO with the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Deaf Cultural Center, and Mattie Rhodes Art Gallery March 1, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Host /Producer Maria Vasquez Boyd talks with Paul Schofer, President & Chief Executive Officer for the Kauffman Center For The Performing Arts, Sandra Kelly, CEO, Executive Director for the Deaf Cultural Center, Jenny Mendez Director of Mattie Rhodes Art Center & Anthony Marcos Rea, Cultural Arts Coordinator on ARTSPEAK RADIO.


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Recent episodes

ARTSPEAK RADIO with Northtowne Arts Coalition, Sheri Hall, and Ian Staten
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February 22, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Host & producer for ARTSPEAK RADIO, Maria Vasquez Boyd talks with Northtowne Arts Coalition members Heather Collinsworth, Kelli Votypka, & Valerie Phillips, also poet writer Sheri Hall, and Ian Staten.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO with the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Gus Davis & Paul McDaniels with GDD Boombox, and writer Joel Barrett
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February 15, 2017 | 12:00 pm

ARTSPEAK RADIO host & producer Maria Vasquez Boyd talks with Bruce Hartman & Karen Gerety Folk with the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, GDD Boombox creator Gus Davis & Paul McDaniel, and writer/performer Joel Barrett.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO with Arzie Uhmali, Patty Reece, Suzi Aaron, Eve Ott, Jameson Bayles, & Lori Bunten
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February 8, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Maria Vasquez Boyd, Host/producer for ARTSPEAK RADIO talks with Arzie Uhmali, Eve Ott, Jameson Bayles, Patty Reece, Suzi Aaron, & Lori Bunten on this weeks program.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO 2017 Winter Pledge Drive
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February 1, 2017 | 12:00 pm

The 2017 Winter Pledge Drive is happeniing now!!

ARTSPEAK RADIO is entering its 5 year and if you tune in weekly, download podcasts, listen online, if you learn about new and exciting oppportunites in the creative community, enjoy hearing from one of the many guests and arts organizations featured on ARTSPEAK RADIO then please consider a call to support YOUR radio station at 1.888.931.0901. Online pledges are simple too at www.kkfi.org.

Please suppport this on air arts programs that gives local artists, spoken word poets, painters, sculptors, arts educators, museums, arts organizations and so many more the opportunity to discuss their art, chapbooks, events, openings, performances, innovations and submissions for artistic opportunities. SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THIS PROGRAM NOW IN ITS 5th YEAR!!

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ARTSPEAK RADIO- Rene Aguirre, Amy Kligman, & Andie Paloutzian
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January 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Producer and host of ARTSPEAK RADIO Maria Vasquez Boyd talks with Rene Aguirre, Amy Kligman, and Andie Paloutzian.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO- Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art & The Cherry Pit Collective
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January 18, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Host Maria Vasquez Boyd talks with Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art-Erin Dziedzic Director of Curatorial Affairs and Jessica Thompson-Lee Youth and Family Museum Educator. Also Cherry Pit Collective Associate Director/fine artistAdri Luna joins us in the second half of ARTSPEAK RADIO.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO Live!!
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January 11, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Maria talks with Robin Prosini Chair of the Kansas City FIlm Festival, Cassie Pikarsky Community Development Coordinator with the National Museum of Toys/Miniature, and poets Iris Appelquist, Crista Siglin, and Steph French.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO Live- Hello 2017!!
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January 4, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Maria talks with performer/comedian Susanna Lee (Lucky Deluxe), artists Rodolfo Marron III & Carlos Ortiz-Gallo, artist Misty Gamble, attorney/Mudstomp Records founder Don Simon, and Intelligent Sound Collective's Peter Anthony.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO live- So Long 2016- See You in 2017
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December 28, 2016 | 12:00 pm

Maria talks with Megan Crigger, Consuelo Cruz, and Silvia Kohler.


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ARTSPEAK RADIO with Jessica Ayala, Paul Richardson, Eve Brackenbury & Bill Sundahl
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December 21, 2016 | 12:00 pm

Maria talks with Jessica Ayala, Paul Richardson, Eve Brackenbury, & Bill Sundalh.


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Programmer
Maria Vasquez Boyd | Email me

Maria Vasquez Boyd is a writer, painter, illustrator, radio producer and a founding member of the Latino Writers Collective.


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