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Artful Thursday with Core Performance Company

Posted on · February's Artful Thursday at the Museum of Fine Arts is presented in conjunction with the current exhibit Georges Braque: a retrospective. Members of Core Performance Company will perform new choreography accompanied by music of Erik Satie, Johann Sebastian Bach and others. Houston Public Media's Eric Ladau spoke with Sue Schroeder, Artistic Director of Core about the program titled "Beauty as Braque: Volume*Line*Mass*Weight".

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MFAH’s Artful Thursday: Dr. Louis Markos

Posted on · The month's free Artful Thursday program The Foundation of Rome: The Frescoes of the Capitoline Museum is on July 18, 2013, beginning at 6:30 pm in the Caroline Wiess Law Building of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston.  In anticipation of this, Classical 91.7's Eric Ladau spoke with Dr. Louis Markos, Artful Thursday presenter, Robert H. Ray Chair in Humanities, scholar in residence, and professor in English at Houston Baptist University.

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MFAH’s Artful Thursday: Dr. Sarah Kielt Costello

Posted on · The month's free Artful Thursday program Cuneiform in Context is on May 16, 2013, beginning at 6:30 pm in the Caroline Wiess Law Building of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston.  In anticipation of this, Classical 91.7's Eric Ladau spoke with Dr. Sarah Kielt Costello, Artful Thursday presenter and professor at the University of Houston.

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Artful Thursday: The French Taste For 19th-Century Spanish Painting

Posted on · In this installment of Classical 91.7's Artful Thursday, Gary Tinterow, Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, sat down for a talk about the French taste for 19th-century Spanish painting with our own Eric Ladau. Join Eric to hear more from Mr. Tinterow this Thursday evening at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

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Artful Thursday: “Eye of the Beholder: How to See the World Like a Romantic Poet”

Posted on · In this installment of Classical 91.7's Artful Thursday, Dr. Louis A. Markos sat down for a talk about British romantic poetry with our own Eric Ladau. Dr. Markos is a Professor of English, scholar in residence and Robert H. Ray Chair in Humanities at Houston Baptist University. Join Eric to hear more from Dr. Markos this Thursday evening at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

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Artful Thursday: Eric Ladau Interviews Dr. Tacey Rosolowski

Posted on · In this installment of Classical 91.7's Artful Thursday, Dr. Tacey Rosolowski sat down for a talk about Charles LeDray's workworkwork with our own Eric Ladau. Dr. Rosolowski is an independent scholar and curator. Join Eric to hear more from Dr. Rosolowski this Thursday evening at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

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Artful Thursday: Eric Ladau Interviews Dr. Louis A. Markos

Posted on · In this installment of Classical 91.7's Artful Thursday, Dr. Louis A. Markos sat down for a talk about Titian's mythological paintings with our own Eric Ladau. Dr. Markos is a Professor of English, scholar in residence and Robert H. Ray Chair in Humanities at Houston Baptist University. Join Eric to hear more from Dr. Markos this Thursday evening at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

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June Artful Thursday: Sweet Yearnings — Dessert in Culture and History

Posted on · This month's Artful Thursday at the MFAH will explore evolution of desserts as a confection and an art form throughout history with a presentation by Dr. Tacey Rosolowski.  The presentation is this Thursday, June 10th at 6:30 PM in the Caroline Weiss Law Building of the MFAH.  To preview the event, KUHF's Eric Ladau sat down with Dr. Rosolowski.

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March Artful Thursday: Erica Fletcher’s “Marianismo”

Posted on · This month's Artful Thursday at the MFAH will explore the lives of Latinas through literature and film, specifically through the works of author Stella Pope Duarte and a film by UH Honors College Student Erica Fletcher.  The presentation is this Thursday, March 25th at 6:30 PM in the Caroline Weiss Law Building of the MFAH.  To preview the event, KUHF's Eric Ladau sat down with Ms. Fletcher.

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February Artful Thursday: Suneeta Vaswani and Indian Cooking

Posted on · This month's Artful Thursday at the MFAH will focus on the works of Suneeta Vaswani, author of The Complete Book of Indian Cooking. The presentation is this Thursday, February 25th at 6:30 PM in the Caroline Weiss Law Building of the MFAH. To preview the event, KUHF's Eric Ladau sat down with Ms. Vaswani.

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August Artful Thursday: The Art Guys present Home on the Range

Posted on · This month's Artful Thursday program, August 13, 2009, beginning at 6:30 PM at the at the Caroline Wiess Law Building, The Art Guys present Home on the Range. For more than a quarter of a century, The Art Guys—Houston based Michael Galbreth and Jack Massing—have intrigued, entertained, puzzled, and moved audiences with their art. Theirs is a world where the everyday becomes monumental, humor is serious, and the ridiculous meets the sublime.