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These are just a few of the horrible moments in history portrayed on canvas by Oklahoma artist Eric Humphries. Humphries, who calls himself an artistic historian, turned his attention to portraying atrocities over a decade ago and in doing so, found his purpose…his artistic voice. Plus, Sticks and stones, toys and bones...interpretation is left to the beholder. Behold the work of The Skull Master, Joey Williams on the July installment of Gallery. Williams, was raised in the heart of the Bible belt, but grew up pushing the envelope of his conservative surroundings
Meet Eric Humphries, who calls himself an artistic historian, turned his attention to portraying atrocities over a decade ago and in doing so, found his purpose…his artistic voice.
Originally broadcast on July 15, 2010
THE AMAZING DAVE MAY
He’s known as The Amazing Dave May by Oklahoma audiences who’ve seen his vaudeville-esque ventriloquist and magic road show. He’s known as May Day in the Morning on KLOR 99.3 FM in Ponca City. He’s known as the Executive Director of The Poncan Theatre and he’s known as the man who discovered the world’s largest collection of hand painted movie theater poster art in the world. He’s a renaissance man with boundless energy and we found out why Ponca City and Oklahomans around the state can’t help but stand up and cheer for The Amazing Dave May. Plus, It took a century to build, but today it’s a global model and it’s right here in Oklahoma. Join Gallery in June as we take you to the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History in Norman. The facility is state of the art, but the collection is millions of years old, preserved through the last hundred years in barracks, barns and stables.
Originally broadcast on June 10, 2010
RED CEDAR CREATIONS
He graduated from the Berklee School of Music in Boston and returned home to Fairview, Oklahoma to perform across the state and to build guitars. See Tony Rincon on stage and behind the scenes to see craftsmanship of his instruments with bodies made from Easter Red Cedar, the same wood his parents used to create custom coffins and caskets out of the same workshop.
THE CHINA PAINTERS
The World Organization of China Painters has made Oklahoma a mecca for China artists around the world.
Originally broadcast on May 4, 2010
The empty plate is a blank canvas for culinary artists and their medium is food. Oklahoma is on the cusp of a cultural renaissance and this form of expression is part of the experience. Gallery takes you to the top culinary school in the state, where chefs who’ve worked all over the world are teaching the next generation what it takes to be the best in their field…or in the kitchen. The Culinary Institute at Platt College is prepping for a regional competition that will put them head to head against other culinary schools from 15 states. Last year they took bronze. This year, the team is going for gold. See what it takes to julienne, dice, grate, pare and peel your way to super star status at the stove as we go behind the scenes at one of the most high pressure art studios we’ve ever visited…the Kitchens of the culinary arts.
Originally broadcast on April 21, 2010
They’re used to working alone. They’re used to bringing their ideas to life unhindered by restrictions. They’re used to being singularly accomplished artists in their individual fields, but when they’re thrown together to carry out a common mission full of regulations, there’s no telling what these Oklahoma artists will come up with. State art maven, Laura Warriner knew it would be wonderful, but challenging when she asked 50 Oklahoma creatives to design artistic and functional furniture for an entire house. The process was exhausting, but the results? You won’t believe just how artistic your home furnishings could be.
Model trains and airplanes are not just for the young, but can be a hobby that last a lifetime. Gallery visits model enthusiasts with vast collections of trains and layouts which they have been collecting since childhood.
Originally broadcast on February 4, 2010
Many model train enthusiasts spend lots of time and money collecting and running model trains. Kevin Huffman, model railroad collector and salesman at OKC Whistle Stop shows us the difference in sizes, types, and the most popular scale for the beginning model train collector.
Originally broadcast on February 3, 2010
He trained on stages in Oklahoma, then took to stages around the world starring in national Broadway tours and headlining in theatres in all 50 states. Now Jonathan Beck Reed has come home to start a family and to give back. Reed and his old college friends operate one of only two union theatres in the state. He teaches acting at Oklahoma City University and runs a private studio for younger students in Edmond. He was born to be onstage and Oklahoma is lucky he was born here because after being away for 12 years, The Thespian has come home.
TAXIDERMIST DANNY KEENER
He’s a national leader in his field attracting patrons from near and far. Choctaw‘s Danny Keener is just one of two Master of Master taxidermists in Oklahoma. The retired Oklahoma City police officer of 28 years has a knack for Well, let’s just say Keener is an expert in all the skills required to engage in The Art of Preservation.
Originally broadcast on January 7, 2010
After months of painstaking work, brick artist (Lego bricks, that is) Kurt Zimmerle is back home in Michigan working on his Halloween haunted houses. What he’s left behind is a masterpiece that will benefit Oklahoma City’s poverty stricken children for years to come.
Originally broadcast on November 4, 2009
The Design Workshop, founded by Stan Carroll, in 1998 as a full service sculpture, architecture, furniture, and architectural metals design and fabrication firm. Throughout 25 years of practice, Carroll’s philosophy has developed as a challenge to create harmony between form and function.
A McSWAIN REVIVAL
A "McSwain Revival", An Oklahoma landmark has a new lease on life thanks to the Chickasaw Nation. The McSwain Theatre in Ada is a 90 year old icon that is now a state of the art live entertainment venue. Once a venue for Vaudeville, the old theatre has a new lease on life and she’s more popular than ever.
Originally broadcast on October 15, 2009
An Emmy award winning episode about 12 green teenagers who team up with a seasoned Hollywood actor, writer and producer to try to make a movie in just one week? Don’t miss the drama, the comedy and the out and out wacky shenanigans when Gallery takes you behind the scenes for “The Making of: Sunspots”.
Originally broadcast on September 3, 2009