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ART ON THE AIR is an hour-long radio show / podcast that opens with a short interview about local art events in Northwest Indiana's three county area, then continues to the long-form feature interview portion. Guests include individual artists, photographers, gallery owner/curators, festival sponsors, authors, the shakers and movers in NW Indiana, Chicago and beyond vibrant art, theater, and music scene, plus much more.
Hosts are Larry A Brechner, long-time theater director, photographic artist, and arts organization board member, and Ester Golden, owner of The Nest in Michigan City.

Art On The Air Larry A Brechner|Ester Golden

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ART ON THE AIR is an hour-long radio show / podcast that opens with a short interview about local art events in Northwest Indiana's three county area, then continues to the long-form feature interview portion. Guests include individual artists, photographers, gallery owner/curators, festival sponsors, authors, the shakers and movers in NW Indiana, Chicago and beyond vibrant art, theater, and music scene, plus much more.
Hosts are Larry A Brechner, long-time theater director, photographic artist, and arts organization board member, and Ester Golden, owner of The Nest in Michigan City.

    This week on ART ON THE AIR from New Zealand we feature Māori artists Lillian Hetet Owen and Veranoa Hetet, and spotlight is on Diversified Visionaries “Red Yellow Blue” exhibit opening November 12th.

    This week on ART ON THE AIR from New Zealand we feature Māori artists Lillian Hetet Owen and Veranoa Hetet, and spotlight is on Diversified Visionaries “Red Yellow Blue” exhibit opening November 12th.

    This week (10/21 & 10/23) on ART ON THE AIR all the way from New Zealand we feature Lillian Hetet Owen and Ver-a-no-a Hetet who share their family’s traditional weaving arts from Hetet School of Māori Art whose classes have gone international on the internet and features a new online exhibit.

    Our spotlight is on Diversified Visionaries “Red Yellow Blue” exhibit opening November 12th at Wildrose Brewing Company.

    Tune in on Friday at 11am for our hour long conversation with our special guests or listen on the web at WVLP.org Listen to past ART ON THE AIR shows at brech.com/aota. Rebroadcast on WVLP - Monday at 5pm and Sunday (10/23) on 7pm on Lakeshore Public Radio 89.1FM or lakeshorepublicradio.org/programs/art-air  Please have your friends send show feedback to Lakeshore at: radiofeedback@lakeshorepublicmedia.org

    Send your questions about our show to AOTA@brech.com
    LIKE us on Facebook.com/artonthairwvlp to keep up to date about art issues in the Region. New and encore episodes also heard as podcasts on: anchor, NPR ONE, Spotify Tune IN, Amazon Music, Apple and Google Podcasts, plus many other podcast platforms. Larry A Brechner & Ester Golden hosts of ART ON THE AIR.

    https://www.lakeshorepublicradio.org/show/art-on-the-air/2022-10-05/art-on-the-air-october-21-2022

    • 58 min
    This week on ART ON THE AIR we feature the acoustic duo known as Steve and Mary E, local watercolor artist, Pat Herman, spotlight on LaPorte County Symphony Drayton Children’s and Americana Concerts

    This week on ART ON THE AIR we feature the acoustic duo known as Steve and Mary E, local watercolor artist, Pat Herman, spotlight on LaPorte County Symphony Drayton Children’s and Americana Concerts

    This week (10/7 & 10/9) on ART ON THE AIR we feature the husband wife acoustic duo known as Steve and Mary E – Steve and Mary Elizabeth Champagne sharing some of their original music. Next award-winning local watercolor artist, Pat Herman, discussing her current exhibits inspired by sycamore trees (at The Ellen Firm Gallery and The Depot in Beverly Shores).

    Our spotlight is on the LaPorte County Symphony 34th Annual Drayton Children’s Concert in October and November’s Americana Concert
    (with Executive Director Tim King).

    Tune in on Friday at 11am for our hour long conversation with our special guests or listen on the web at WVLP.org Listen to past ART ON THE AIR shows at brech.com/aota. Rebroadcast on WVLP - Monday at 5pm and Sunday (10/9) on 7pm on Lakeshore Public Radio 89.1FM or lakeshorepublicradio.org/programs/art-air  Please have your friends send show feedback to Lakeshore at: radiofeedback@lakeshorepublicmedia.org

    Send your questions about our show to AOTA@brech.com
    LIKE us on Facebook.com/artonthairwvlp to keep up to date about art issues in the Region. New and encore episodes also heard as podcasts on: anchor, NPR ONE, Spotify Tune IN, Amazon Music, Apple and Google Podcasts, plus many other podcast platforms. Larry A Brechner & Ester Golden hosts of ART ON THE AIR.

    https://www.lakeshorepublicradio.org/show/art-on-the-air/2022-09-24/art-on-the-air-october-9-2022

    • 58 min
    This week on ART ON THE AIR Grammy Nominated Singer-Songwriter- Composer-Producer Eric Alexandrakis and spotlight on the Northwest Indiana Symphony's concert featuring West Side Story s

    This week on ART ON THE AIR Grammy Nominated Singer-Songwriter- Composer-Producer Eric Alexandrakis and spotlight on the Northwest Indiana Symphony's concert featuring West Side Story s

    This week (9/30 & 10/2) on ART ON THE AIR our entire show features Singer-Songwriter- Composer-Producer, and Grammy Nominated artist for Best Spoken Word Album, Eric Alexandrakis whose has worked with a virtual whose who of music artists.

    Our spotlight is on the Northwest Indiana Symphony music director, maestro Kirk Muspratt, discussing the first concert featuring West Side Story celebrating its 65th anniversary.

    Tune in on Friday at 11am for our hour long conversation with our special guests or listen on the web at WVLP.org Listen to past ART ON THE AIR shows at brech.com/aota. Rebroadcast on WVLP - Monday at 5pm and Sunday (10/2) on 7pm on Lakeshore Public Radio 89.1FM or lakeshorepublicradio.org/programs/art-air  Please have your friends send show feedback to Lakeshore at: radiofeedback@lakeshorepublicmedia.org

    Send your questions about our show to AOTA@brech.com
    LIKE us on Facebook.com/artonthairwvlp to keep up to date about art issues in the Region. New and encore episodes also heard as podcasts on: anchor, NPR ONE, Spotify Tune IN, Amazon Music, Apple and Google Podcasts, plus many other podcast platforms. Larry A Brechner & Ester Golden hosts of ART ON THE AIR.

    https://www.lakeshorepublicradio.org/show/art-on-the-air/2022-09-20/art-on-the-air-october-2-2022

    • 58 min
    This week on ART ON THE AIR our entire show features photographer Bobby Talamine, and spotlight on artist, Amos Paul Kennedy Jr at Chesterton Art Center

    This week on ART ON THE AIR our entire show features photographer Bobby Talamine, and spotlight on artist, Amos Paul Kennedy Jr at Chesterton Art Center

    This week (9/23 & 9/25) on ART ON THE our entire show features Chicago based Bobby Talamine, who shares his over 45 year storied career of photographing some of the world's top rock music acts, while befriending many of them along the way.

    Our spotlight is on the October / November Exhibit featuring paper maker, printer artist, Amos Paul Kennedy Jr including prints by other regional artists opening October 3rd at the Chesterton Art Center.

    Tune in on Friday at 11am for our hour long conversation with our special guests or listen on the web at WVLP.org Listen to past ART ON THE AIR shows at brech.com/aota. Rebroadcast on WVLP - Monday at 5pm and Sunday (9/25) on 7pm on Lakeshore Public Radio 89.1FM or lakeshorepublicradio.org/programs/art-air  Please have your friends send show feedback to Lakeshore at: radiofeedback@lakeshorepublicmedia.org

    Send your questions about our show to AOTA@brech.com
    LIKE us on Facebook.com/artonthairwvlp to keep up to date about art issues in the Region. New and encore episodes also heard as podcasts on: anchor, NPR ONE, Spotify Tune IN, Amazon Music, Apple and Google Podcasts, plus many other podcast platforms. Larry A Brechner & Ester Golden hosts of ART ON THE AIR.
    https://www.lakeshorepublicradio.org/show/art-on-the-air/2022-09-07/art-on-the-air-september-25-2022

    • 58 min
    This week on ART ON THE we feature theater director, Bobby Komendera, artist Derrick Burnett, spotlight is on 17th Annual Hoosier Star

    This week on ART ON THE we feature theater director, Bobby Komendera, artist Derrick Burnett, spotlight is on 17th Annual Hoosier Star

    This week (9/16 & 9/18) on ART ON THE we feature longtime region theater director, Bobby Komendera directing his 50thshow for Footlight Players. Next we have artist Derrick Burnett whose uses mixed media to create his expressive compositions. Our spotlight is on LaPorte County Symphony’s 17th Annual Hoosier Star happening September 17th.

    Tune in on Friday at 11am for our hour long conversation with our special guests or listen on the web at WVLP.org Listen to past ART ON THE AIR shows at brech.com/aota. Rebroadcast on WVLP - Monday at 5pm and Sunday (9/18) on 7pm on Lakeshore Public Radio 89.1FM or lakeshorepublicradio.org/programs/art-air  Please have your friends send show feedback to Lakeshore at: radiofeedback@lakeshorepublicmedia.org

    Send your questions about our show to AOTA@brech.com
    LIKE us on Facebook.com/artonthairwvlp to keep up to date about art issues in the Region. New and encore episodes also heard as podcasts on: anchor, NPR ONE, Spotify Tune IN, Amazon Music, Apple and Google Podcasts, plus many other podcast platforms. Larry A Brechner & Ester Golden hosts of ART ON THE AIR.

    https://www.lakeshorepublicradio.org/show/art-on-the-air/2022-09-07/art-on-the-air-september-18-2022

    • 58 min
    This week on ART ON THE we feature artist, Ginny Scott, Chicago-based blues/rock guitarist, Keith Scott, and spotlight is on Art Barn’s 6th annual Art Blitz

    This week on ART ON THE we feature artist, Ginny Scott, Chicago-based blues/rock guitarist, Keith Scott, and spotlight is on Art Barn’s 6th annual Art Blitz

    This week (9/9 & 9/11) on ART ON THE we feature abstract expressionist artist, Ginny Scott about her current exhibit at Lubeznik Center for Arts and in October at the Village Gallery. Next Chicago-based blues/rock guitarist, Keith Scott, sharing his original music.

    Our spotlight is on Art Barn’s 6th annual Art Blitz coming September 17 and 18 with Amy Navardauskas.

    Tune in on Friday at 11am for our hour long conversation with our special guests or listen on the web at WVLP.org Listen to past ART ON THE AIR shows at brech.com/aota. Rebroadcast on WVLP - Monday at 5pm and Sunday (9/11) on 7pm on Lakeshore Public Radio 89.1FM or lakeshorepublicradio.org/programs/art-air  Please have your friends send show feedback to Lakeshore at: radiofeedback@lakeshorepublicmedia.org

    Send your questions about our show to AOTA@brech.com
    LIKE us on Facebook.com/artonthairwvlp to keep up to date about art issues in the Region. New and encore episodes also heard as podcasts on: anchor, NPR ONE, Spotify Tune IN, Amazon Music, Apple and Google Podcasts, plus many other podcast platforms. Larry A Brechner & Ester Golden hosts of ART ON THE AIR.

    https://www.lakeshorepublicradio.org/show/art-on-the-air/2022-08-31/art-on-the-air-september-11-2022

    • 58 min