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Arts InSight

Behind The Scenes With Arts InSight At Houston’s Japanese Gardens

A taste of the Spring explosion featured in the next Arts InSight

The crew from Houston Public Media TV-8’s Arts InSight recently shot an episode at Hermann Park’s Japanese Gardens, just as Springtime burst on to the scene. Check out these shots from a beautiful day of filming in the park. The next episode of Arts InSight airs April 10, and features stories about the garden, as well as Japan Festival 2014 which takes place on April 12, 13.

Gardeners flown in from Japan maintain the garden according to Japanese traditions.
Gardeners from Japan fly to Houston once a year to help maintain the garden, and to prune and stake pine trees according to Japanese gardening traditions.

Cherry Blossom trees in their last flush of bloom
Cherry Blossom trees in their last flush of bloom.

Houston Public Media cameraman Joe Brueggeman captures the park’s transitional beauty
Houston Public Media cameraman Joe Brueggeman captures the park’s transitional beauty.

Texas Redbud, a native tree
The Texas Redbud, a native tree.

Don Geraci

Don Geraci

Director of Content

As Director of Content, Don Geraci oversees non-news content production on television, radio and digital platforms. Under his leadership, producers create series and specials highlighting the arts, politics, education, and entertainment - all sharing a common goal to engage and enlighten audiences. A hallmark of his tenure has been collaboration...

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