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Season 17 Episode #1701

Only in Oregon: a Bike-Powered Talk Show, a Book Excavator & an Out-of-the-Box Animator

Broadcasts: October 8, 8:00 p.m. [OPB TV], October 11, 1:00 a.m. [OPB TV], October 11, 6:00 p.m. [OPB TV], June 23, 8:00 p.m. [OPB TV], June 26, 1:00 a.m. [OPB TV], June 26, 1:30 a.m. [OPB TV], June 26, 6:00 p.m. [OPB TV]


Follow innovative performance artists, Boaz Frankel and Phillip Ross who literally pedal to interview their next local celebrity. View Laura Heit's extraordinary installation work as an animator, filmmaker and puppeteer and see how, using only an x-acto knife, James Allen reveals the unexpected art in almost any book.

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Pedal Powered Talk Show

OPB | Oct. 8, 2015 midnight

The Pedal Powered Talk Show is as entertaining as it is green.

Oregon Art Beat

Laura Heit

OPB | Oct. 8, 2015 midnight

Laura Heit explores big topics of death, destruction and spirits through miniature paper cutouts, shadows, and stop motion animation. 

Oregon Art Beat

James Allen, Book Arts

OPB | Oct. 8, 2015 midnight

James Allen creates unique book excavations that transform books into sculptures.

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Program Funding Provided By:


Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird
   

Ronni Lacroute

Additional Support Provided By: The Jackson Foundation, The Roundhouse Foundation