Art http://mtpr.org en The Power of Art in A Changing Middle East http://mtpr.org/post/power-art-changing-middle-east <p>06/26/2014 - Film, music, and art are often the best ways to capture the will and the mood of the people in times of turmoil.&nbsp; Art sometimes has the power to move millions where politics fails. So in this program we attempt to identify some prominent artistic voices in the Middle East, North Africa, and in South Asia and evaluate their take on liberal ideals, on sectarian violence, on terrorism and how they're being received by audiences in both the Arab and Muslim communities and in the West.</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 20757 at http://mtpr.org The Power of Art in A Changing Middle East Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader - About Art? http://mtpr.org/post/are-you-smarter-5th-grader-about-art <p>Annie and Asa walk through the Figurative Modernist exhibit in the Paxson Gallery on the UM campus. During this short segment, Asa and his art teacher, Jennifer Bardsley, talk about color, negative space, shape, and more.&nbsp;</p><p>Tune in this afternoon between 4 and 5 pm to hear the art museum tour and Classics for Kids.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Annie Garde 14338 at http://mtpr.org Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader - About Art?