ART 360° is a new public television
series produced by WPBT that takes a dynamic & entertaining
excursion around the South Florida art scene. The series
airs quarterly and covers
the tri-county region (Palm Beach ; Broward; Miami-Dade).
New episode airs September 24th
at 7:30 p.m.
THIS EPISODE FEATURES:
Arquitectonica: The architecture firm that changed Miami’s
skyline celebrates its 30th anniversary. Art 360 interviewsthe
firm’s founding principals Laurinda Spear and Bernardo
Fort-Brescia and explores the ideas and designs that inspiredtheir
eye opening architecture.
The Choreographer: What goes on in
the mind of a choreographer as he designs a new ballet? Art
360 interviews premier choreographerJimmy Gamonet of Ballet
Gamonet as he takes the audience through the steps and moves
of his latest creation.
Ethan Bortnick: He may be only six years
old but he can play the piano like a seasoned master. Art 360
interviews this pint size piano prodigy as he makes his way
Arno: Arno Elias is a man of many talents.
His paintings are connected to his music which in turn inspires
his video art.Host Robin Hill spends the day with this gifted
artist and evolving musician from France.
Graffiti Art: Is
it art or just an eyesore? Host Robin Hill explores the murals
of Miami and the underground art of the design district.
WPBT, Florid’s first public television station, is owned
and operated by the Community Television Foundation of South
Florida, Inc., a private, nonprofit media organization that serves
the communities of South Florida . For five decades, WPBT has
captured the imagination of viewers young and old, each week
reaching 1.5 million families from Vero Beach to the Florida
Keys. WPBT provides an array of high-quality content from the
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), in addition to programming
acquired independently, as well as its own original productions
- consistently recognized in the most prestigious award competitions.
WPBT is a leading provider of educational content and materials
for students and teachers, and produces the award-winning children’s
program service and website, KidVision (kidvision.org),
a trusted learning environment for pre-school children. Channel
2 is headquartered in North Miami and has a bureau and production
facilities in Delray Beach. WPBT’s NIGHTLY BUSINESS
REPORT is headquartered in Miami with bureaus in New York,
Washington and Chicago, for the national production of NBR, airing
weeknights on PBS.