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Art Beat Season 2 (2011)

Art Beat: Najee Dorsey/Black Art in America Episode 24

Host Kinte K. Fergerson Guests: Najee Dorsey (Co-Founder Black Art In America) Web Address: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/artbeat Live Listener call in #: (909) 362-8242 11/2/11 The Founder Of Black Art In America Najee Dorsey is the Founder of Black Art in America (BAIA). BAIA is the leading global social network & resource for …

Art Beat: Franklin Sirmans LA County Museum of Art Episode 23

Host Kinte K. Fergerson Guests: Franklin Sirmans Web Address: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/artbeat/2011/10/27/24-franklin-sirmans-head-curator-of-contemporary-2×09 Live Listener call in #: (909) 362-8242 Since January 2010, Franklin Sirmans is the Terri and Michael Smooke Department Head and Curator of Contemporary Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. He is the curator of recent exhibitions on …

Art Beat: Amitis Motevalli/William Grant Still Episode 22

Host Kinte K. Fergerson Guests: Amitis Motevalli Web Address: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/artbeat/2011/10/13/22-amitis-motevalli-2×07 Live Listener call in #: (909) 362-8242 10/12/11 Amitis Motevalli Director of The William Grant Still Arts Center Amitis Motevalli was born in Tehran, Iran and moved to the US in 1977. In 1995 she received a BA from SFSU …

Art Beat: Charmaine Jefferson Director CAAM Episode 21

Host Kinte K. Fergerson Guests: Charmaine Jefferson Web Address: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/artbeat/2011/10/06/21-charmaine-jefferson-2×06 Live Listener call in #: (909) 362-8242 10/5/11   FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/826282117463629/ Charmaine Jefferson Executive Director, California African American MuseumMs. Jefferson was appointed by then Governor Gray Davis as Executive Director of the California African American Museum (CAAM), a State agency, …

Art Beat: Artist Actress Lili Bernard Episode 20

Host Kinte K. Fergerson Guests: Lili Bernard Web Address: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/artbeat/2011/09/29/20-lili-bernard-2×05 Live Listener call in #: (909) 362-8242 9/28/1128 FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1032047480158701/ LILI BERNARD http://lilibernard.com/ Lili Bernard is Cuban-born. A Los Angeles-based, multimedia fine artist and actress, Lili’s artwork explores her Indigenous-Afro-Caribbean heritage. Having graduated high school from The American School in Japan, Lili …

Art Beat: Timothy Watkins President and CEO WLCAC Episode 19

Art Beat: Timothy Watkins President and CEO WLCAC Episode 19 Host Kinte K. Fergerson Guests: Tim Watkins Web Address: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/artbeat/2011/08/11/19-tim-watkins-2×04 Live Listener call in #: (909) 362-8242 FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/815022968551917/ Timothy Watkins – President & CEO, Watts Labor Community Action Committee 8/10/11 Tim Watkins is currently serving his third term as President …

Art Beat – James Janisse Episode 18

#18 James Janisse (2×03) Wednesday, August 3, 2011 https://www.facebook.com/events/826953154058486/?acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D JAMES JANISSE “The Gentleman of Jazz” James is one of L.A.’s most recognizable Jazz enthusiasts. He was an on-air personality with radio station KKJZ, 88.1FM (formerly KLON) from 1992 to 2006. His wide-ranging knowledge of Jazz filled the longest continuing shift on …

Art Beat – Charles Dickson Episode 17

Artist/Sculptor Charles Dickson talks about his career. #17 Charles Dickson (2×02) 7/20/11 Host Kinte Guests: Charles Dickson Web Address: wunpn.com/ Season 2 2011 Charles Dickson, Sculptor Bio / Artist Statement “I am consumed with how thing work in a mechanical, creative, spiritual and political contest. As a Sculpture that has embraced many …

Art Beat – Michael Massenburg Episode 16

Season 2 2011 in the Season 2 premier Kinte chats with artist Michael Massenburg. Host Kinte Guests: Michael Massenburg www.michaelmassenburg.com/#/home?i=351 Web Address: wunpn.com/ Airdate: 7/13/11 Michael Massenburg was born in San Diego, California and studied at California State University, Long Beach and Otis Art Institute. Massenburg has exhibited in galleries and museums, …