Radio Gallery

Series produced by KUMD

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Radio gallery is a show about ideas, people, and Minnesota artists. Produced in Duluth Minnesota. This is a weekly 5 minute segment produced by Maija Jenson for KUMD - Duluth Public Radio, with funding provided by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

On Radio gallery Minnesota artists share their influences, techniques, journeys and challenges. This is a great way to introduce art to the general listener, give them something to look for, think about or pursue in the world of art. Radio Gallery has interviewed artists working in a variety of art forms including, ceramics, painting, woodcarving, film, diorama/collage, sculpture, theater, photography, digital arts and more. Podcast available at www.kumd.org


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Caption: "Shag Quilt" in progress. Finished quilt at Kruk Gallery "Quilts are Magic." by Scott Lunt, Credit: Scott Lunt
Duluth artist and musician, Scott Lunt celebrates his first solo quilt show, "Quilts are Magic," opening on Thursday, April 4 at the Kruk Gallery a...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 04:51
Caption: Calling to Question:150 Years of Liberal Arts Education at the University of Minnesota, Credit: ELMER L. ANDERSEN LIBRARY CLA ARCHIVE
On Friday, March 29, a new exhibit opens at the Elmer L. Andersen Library, "Calling to Question: 150 Years of Liberal Arts Education at the Univers...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 05:40
Caption: "Transcription 49 (She)", acrylic on canvas, 55" x 43", 2018, Credit: Sirpa Särkijärvi
The Joseph Nease Gallery welcomes a Finnish painter to Duluth this week. Opening on Friday, March 22 is Transcription by Sirpa Särkijärvi. Her act...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 05:01
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The Minnesota State Arts Board is an important resource for artists but also for educators, festival organizers and more. Applying for an arts gra...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 04:54
From: KUMD
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On International Women's Day 2019, feminists will gather to celebrate the opening of the 3rd annual art exhibit, WTF! "What the Feminist" is a comm...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 04:40
Caption: Prøve Gallery; Jay Whitcomb exhibit "Demons and Angels" 2/8-3/1, 2019., Credit: Ashley Whitcomb
Whitcomb's uncensored demons and angels lay bare the messy complexities of the human condition. This new show includes dark figures and complicate...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 05:06
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The National Gallery of Art in Washington DC along with consulting curator Philip Brookman have produced a retrospective exhibit spotlighting the e...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 05:01
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Sergio Vucci and Andy Sturdevant are Minneapolis artists who created Common Room, an annual project hosted by arts incubator "The Soap Factory." T...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2019
  • Length: 05:26
Caption: "Manifesto" by Jonathan Thunder, Credit: Jonathan Thunder
The Tweed Museum of Art is celebrating a new exhibit, years in the planning, curated by Karissa White. "Intersections" invites the public to disco...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2019
  • Length: 05:08
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A look back at 2018, Arts highlights in the Twin Ports. Northern Minnesota has had a boon of film lately with movies being filmed in the Northland...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2019
  • Length: 05:34
Caption: "Summer Moon," silk screen, ink on paper, 16" x 20" Jonathan and Allison Metzger, Credit: MIDNIGHT OIL STUDIO & WORKSHOP
This Saturday, August 11, is the 5th Annual Lake Superior Art Festival at Brighton Beach. Over 70 local and regional artists will be sharing their ...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 04:26
Caption: "Shielded Warriors" by Natalia Berglund, Credit: Natalia Berglund
The Museum of Russian Art in Minneapolis has a stunning solo show up for one more week, Faces of Change; Artistic Expression by Natalia Berglund. ...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:18
Caption: Detail of artwork by Gabisile Nkosi, Credit: Gabisile Nkosi
The centenary celebration of Nelson Mandela's birthday continues with a local arts event, a talk at the Tweed Museum of Art. A Minnesota artist, Al...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:00
Caption: “Notti Pine and the Dreamtime” Illustration by Cherie A. Hamilton, Credit: Cherie A. Hamilton
Local artist and writer, Cherie A. Hamilton brings her latest project "Notti Pine and the Dreamtime" to the public in a show at Zeitgeist Arts Cafe...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:10
Caption: "122 Conversations," painting detail by Anne Labovitz, Credit: Anne Labovitz
After years of creativity, connection and participation, "122 Conversations: Person to Person, Art Beyond Borders" has arrived in Duluth at the Twe...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:01
Caption: Karen Owsley Nease, "l'origine du monde - Evening", oil paint on wood panel, 30" x 60", 2018, Credit: Karen Owsley Nease
The power of Lake Superior is on display in the works of Karen Owsley Nease, all part of the Downtown Duluth Arts Walk happening this Friday. The J...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:14
Caption: Joe Polecheck Photography, Two Harbors, Minn., Credit: Joe Polecheck
What sets local landscape photographer Joe Polecheck apart is his patience with timing and light, dedication to the craft, and a keen eye. Polechec...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 04:48
From: KUMD
Series: Radio Gallery
Caption: From the show "Relics", Credit: Zoey Legge
Zoey Leege is not new to the arts but went all in with painting after taking an Adam Swanson painting class at the Duluth art Institute last year. ...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 04:59
Caption: Warren MacKenzie, tenmoku cups in the collection of UMD Professor of Ceramics, Liz James, Credit: Maija Jenson
We lost a Minnesota icon this year, master potter, Warren MacKenzie died on Monday, December, 31, 2018 at the age of 94. From the University of Min...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:21
From: KUMD
Series: Radio Gallery
Caption: Sara Pajunen on the Minnesota Iron Range, Credit: Sara Pajunen
Sara Pajunen is digging deep into the legacy of the Iron Range for inspiration, from the history the people to the landscapes of today. Her latest...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 05:51