Pushing Boundaries

Artland: A Pushing Boundaries Special

Dec 09, 2011 No Comments by

Join Producer Dmae Roberts as she embarks on a one-hour exploration called Artland: A Pushing Boundaries Special. This year-long investigation of innovative arts explores artists and arts groups that push personal, artistic, cultural and physical boundaries.
This special one-hour long journey includes music by 3 Leg Torso, David Ornette Cherry, Todd Tawd & Moira Smiley & Voco.

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Art That Engages

Aug 26, 2011 1 Comment by

Host/Producer Dmae Roberts presents a collage story on Laura Moulton’s Street Books produced by Tali Singer. Later, she revisits socially engaging art with Jen Delos Reyes & Harrell Fletcher of the Art and Social Practice program at Portland State University. Producer Macon Reed gives us a  tour of Portland’s social practice art scene.
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Laura Moulton’s Street Books

Aug 30, 2011 No Comments by

On a sunny summer Wednesday, light rail trains roll past the Skidmore fountain in downtown Portland.  Twice a week this summer, Portland artist and writer Laura Moulton has hopped on her decked-out Haley tricycle and headed to downtown Portland. What makes her bike special is that it’s a mobile library. A large pullout drawer is [...]

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Pushing Beyond Boundaries

Jul 22, 2011 1 Comment by

On this Stage & Studio, we hear two artists pushing boundaries of traditions and limitations. Dmae Roberts profiles musician/dancer Michelle Fujii and her new solo performance, Choking. And Producer Tali Singer presents a NEW story on Catherine J.H. Miller, who created “A Somewhat Secret Place: Disability and Art.” This is a Pushing Boundaries special funded [...]

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Catherine J.H. Miller + A. Molotkov

Jul 01, 2011 No Comments

Host Dmae Roberts presents a feature story by Tali Singer about  ‘A Somewhat Secret Place’ an exhibition of art, literature and performance curated and created by artist Catherine J. H. Miller.
Producer Tali Singer worked with Dmae Roberts to bring this profile of Miller and her project that combines art and awareness to create disability [...]

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Hand2Mouth: “Uncanny Valley”

May 17, 2011 No Comments

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Host and Producer Dmae Roberts profiles Hand2Mouth and their new show “Uncanny Valley” as part of the Pushing Boundaries series.

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Rethinking Art with Social Practice

Apr 22, 2011 No Comments

How do you  push the boundaries and rethink the essence of art? Host/Producer Dmae Roberts talks with Harrell Fletcher and Jen Delos Reyes from Portland State University’s  Art and Social Practice MFA Program where students create socially engaging art projects.  Co-hosting is Producer Macon Reed who’s been examining several “social practice” art projects.
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Pendulum Aerial Arts

Apr 12, 2011 No Comments

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In the second Pushing Boundaries feature piece, Producer Macon Reed presents this sound collage of Pendulum Aerial Arts with artistic director Suzanne Kenney.

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Pendulum, Cymbeline, and WR 5

Apr 08, 2011 No Comments

Host/Producer Dmae Roberts reflects on the theme of  “Beauty” with the second Pushing Boundaries piece, this time featuring Pendulum Aerial Arts with artistic director Suzanne Kenney. Founded in 2000, Pendulum’s innovative performances blend dance, drama, and storytelling with a circus flair. We’ll also find out about NW Classical Theatre Company’s production of Shakespeare’s ‘Cymbeline‘ and we’ll [...]

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Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom

Mar 17, 2011 No Comments

Producer Macon Reed worked with Dmae Roberts ona feature about Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom, the debut story in the “Pushing Boundaries” series.
 

Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom who makes films about people he says we put an ex through: ex-cons, people with long histories of drug addiction, mental illness, and homelessness. He uses his films to start conversations because [...]

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