Art Beat

Series produced by KQAL

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Art Beat 

Local artists showcasing their craft. Whether it's painting, woodwork, glass, metal, beadwork, drawing, sewing, ect., we'll cover it!

Local artists showcasing their craft. Whether it's painting, woodwork, glass, metal, beadwork, drawing, sewing, ect., we'll cover it! Insight into the artist's life and practices. What motivates a person to create and their place in society. Unique insights into the minds of a individuals who dare to express themselves freely!


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On this episode of Art Beat we dig into the 3rd annual Battle of the Brushes event at Island City Brewing. Battle of the Brushes is a live art comp...

  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 25:06
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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Rochester has a crow problem. And a new documentary film titled The Crows by Tyler Aug highlights the issue with humor mixed in with facts about cr...

  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 40:00
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Do you like to write? Do you have an interest in weird things? How about getting paid? That’s good right? Today on Art Beat Minnesota author Frank ...

  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 17:21
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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Today on Art Beat we talk to Winona based artist Jamie Harper who also goes by the name Salvaged Medium. Jamie not only uses reclaimed materials to...

  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 24:19
Caption: Cecilia Cornejo, Credit: Bill Stoneberg
What does “home” mean to you? Does the word home conjure up a certain place or time or feeling? Today on Art Beat we talk to Cecillia Cornejo, arti...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2020
  • Length: 17:12
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On this episode of Art Beat we talk to local historian and stereo photography buff, Bob Taunt. Bob recently gave a presentation about the history o...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2020
  • Length: 29:06
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On this episode of Art Beat, we talk to local artist Lyon Smith about his latest work, Driftless Sanctuary. The piece has been on display at Public...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2020
  • Length: 16:08
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On this episode of Art Beat... When you break a leg, you go to the doctor and they put a cast on it. Everyone can see that you have a cast on and t...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2020
  • Length: 41:11
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Today on Art Beat we explore an art exhibit called Winona: The Legend, The Women, The Place. The exhibit is at the Watkins Gallery on the Winona St...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 11:55
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Great stage shows, interesting events that give you a look behind the scenes and educational opportunities for all ages are all part of the Great ...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 29:15
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Today on Art Beat we talk about youth education programs at the Great River Shakespeare Festival with Director of Education Jenn Oswald and Associa...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 34:06
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Today we continue our coverage of the 2019 Great River Shakespeare Festival with a special edition of Art Beat focused on kids. In particular, chil...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 24:06
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Summer in Winona is a great time for all kinds of events and festivals, and one of our favorites is the Great River Shakespeare Festival. Today on ...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 56:12
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
Caption: Art Beat
It often seems that we find inspiration in the most mundane of phenomena - whether it be a spontaneous downpour of rain or a couple crossing the st...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 14:27
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On this episode of Art Beat we go to Public Launch in downtown Winona for the opening of a photo exhibit by local photographer Ed Hoffman. The exhi...

  • Added: Dec 05, 2019
  • Length: 16:14
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On this episode of Art Beat, we talk to Janelle DeRubeis, president of Active Minds here on the Winona State campus. Janelle put together an art sh...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 15:14
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Summer is a great time for getting outside and appreciating nature especially when you live in a river town such as Winona. The Mississippi river i...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 17:13
From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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Art, some would say it touches their soul. Some might say the same about nature. If you combine the two, you get something like Art N' Soul, which ...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2019
  • Length: 19:58
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On this episode of Art Beat we enter a fantasy realm of magic, swords and dragons with Minnesota author James Petrillo. Petrillo’s most recent nove...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2019
  • Length: 44:44
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Visible/Invisible: Life with mental illness, that is the title of a new photography project by local Winona photographer Joy Davis Ripley. On this ...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 22:00