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Trashion Refashion, Nature’s Palette, Dickens Variety Show

This week we'll take a walk down the sustainable cat walk, view gardening as art, visit 18th century France, and meet Charles Dickens the performance artist.

This week on Artworks,

David Ebbinghouse, one of the designers participating in this year’s Trashion Refashion Show tells Annie Corrigan why an event like this is right up his alley.

Also on the program,

We speak with cast members of the upcoming Charles Dickens Variety Show… yes, you read that right. We’ll get a sneak preview of their acts from Artworks’ Adam Schwartz.

Then orchestral conductor Roger Kalia stops by the studio with a special announcement and an update as part of our Artist in the Making series.

Sculpture comes to life at the WonderLab, and operatic selections from an 18th century master are re-envisioned from the perspective of that historic time period.

Stories On This Episode

Trashion Refashion Celebrates Dumpster Couture

Linda Hanek with her skirt for Trashion Refashion

Belt made of duct tape. Necklaces sewn together with pop-tops. Wet suits turned into dresses. It must be Trashion Refashion.

Artist In the Making: Roger Kalia Finds Success

A conductor in profile raises both arms leading an ensemble

Conductor Roger Kalia talks about what's in store for the rest of the year and has an exciting announcement.

Charles Dickens Live

Joss Marsh and David Francis standing back to back

An evening of Dickensian entertainments showcase the great novelist’s second career—that of performance artist.

Gardening At The Crossroads Of Beauty And Survival

WonderLab

WonderLab's Science of Art series continues with a garden designer who proposes that a playful, creative approach might be the only way to save the world.

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