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

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Caption: "Calm Rising" by Cecilia Ramon, Credit: Cecilia Ramon
This Sunday, an experiment in art opens in the Free Range Barn in Wrenshall, Minnesota. Successful Duluth artists Cecilia Ramon and Kathy McTavish...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 05:31
Caption: "Saving Brinton" star Michael Zahs, Credit: Tommy Haines
The Haines brothers, originally from Mt. Iron, Minnesota, are bringing their documentary film, Saving Brinton, to Duluth this Thursday, August 16 f...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 05:08
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: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 04:26
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Social commentary is not foreign to Prøve Gallery shows, and their new exhibit brings a fresh voice inviting the audience to examine their cultural...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 05:07
Caption: "Trappers' Wives" from his solo show Still Standing, Credit: Carl Gawboy
Niiyo-wiij-anishinaabeg or four friends, a new show in The Depot Great Hall, has opened and is up through July 24. Minnesota artists George Morris...

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  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 06:10
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Caption: River Spirit, Credit: Chholing Taha
Chholing Taha brings her work to the Duluth Art Institute this month in a show called “Every Spirit Tells a Story.” Her bright and vibrant painting...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 05:06
Caption: "122 Conversations" in Ohara Isumi City, Japan, Credit: Anne Labovitz
Anne Labovitz has continued to share updates about her artistic saga that is "122 Conversations." We look forward to the final exhibition coming t...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 05:16
Caption: Bent Paddle Taproom, Credit: Maija Jenson
The new Bent Paddle Taproom, prominently featuring local artists and artisans, is celebrating their grand opening on Thursday, April 12, 2018 from ...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2018
  • Length: 05:07
Caption: Free Range Film Festival Barn, Wrenshall, MN
This weekend is the Free Range Film Festival held each year at the Food Farm's Wrenshall Barn. Films will be shown Friday night starting at 7 p.m....

  • Added: Jun 28, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: Dock 5, Aerial Lift Bridge Messenger Bag by: Natalija Walbridge, Credit: Natalija Walbridge
Last year, Duluth artist Natalija Walbridge was the award winner for fiber arts at the Park Point Art Fair and this year she returns with her origi...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2018
  • Length: 05:03
Caption: Blue CE-4 by Lance Cyril Mountain, Credit: Lance Cyril Mountain
Prøve Gallery celebrates the new collective show "Chromascope" on Friday June 15, with works of over ten local and regional artists creating a visu...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 04:19
Caption: Ilhan Omar; Minnesota House Representative for District 60B - Minneapolis, Minnesota, Credit: Norah Shapiro
"Time for Ihan," directed by Norah Shapiro comes to Duluth at 3p.m. on Saturday, at Zinema 2. This Minnesota-made documentary film captures the jou...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 05:17
Caption: Duluth Superior Film Festival opening night film; Virginia Minnesota, Credit: Director: Daniel Stine
The Duluth Superior Film Festival celebrates opening night with the Northland premier of the locally-filmed heart-warming story "Virginia Minnesota...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 04:55
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There are different viewpoints on what constitutes a long song. When it comes to writing, Bob Dylan has spun some long yarns like the 11 verse "Hu...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 05:12
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This week painter Tara Austin opens her new body of work "Boreal Ornament" in the George Morrison Gallery at the Duluth Art Institute. Along with ...

  • Added: May 12, 2018
  • Length: 04:40
Caption: Manny V. editing interview with Walt Dizzo, Credit: Manny Villanueva
The Duluth Homegrown Music Festival brings out photographers in droves and at every show this week you'll see music fans pulling out their phones i...

  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 05:10
Caption: Adam Swanson illustrating Robot Rickshaw, Credit: PROVE GALLERY
This Friday, April 27, the 20th Anniversary Homegrown Anniversary Illustration Show opens at Prøve Gallery with a reception 7 - 10 pm. This is an ...

  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 04:24
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This weekend is the Annual UMD Student Exhibition, Reception & Award Ceremony in the Tweed Museum of Art. Students in the University of Minnesota ...

  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 05:36
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Caption: Empty Bowl, Credit: Ray Shelerud
The 25th Annual Duluth Empty Bowl happens Tuesday, April 17 at The Historic Depot in downtown Duluth beginning at 10 a.m. This annual fundraiser su...

  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 04:54
Caption:  Pond, Lied Jungle, Credit: Dana Fritz
The photographs of Professor Dana Fritz in the current Duluth Art Institute Exhibition "Terraria Gigantica: World Under Glass," peer into the compl...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2018
  • Length: 05:05