Crissa Hewitt

Co-host of Ears on Art

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Arts
11:15 am
Tue November 18, 2014

Ears on Art explores technique of 'tempera batik' with local painter

Ears on Art visits with artist and gallery owner Julie Dunn. Julie specializes in a painting technique called tempera batik. She is co-owner of The Gallery At The Network in downtown San Luis Obispo.

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Share your story
1:41 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Ears on Art December Stories

Handmade gift
Credit flickr member erika g.

  Do you have a story that you'd like to share on the radio about a special handmade gift? It is time once again to be a part of the annual Ears On Art story sharing programs. Our theme this year is “That special handmade gift…given or received”  Here are the directions:

1.    Contact us (chewitt@calpoly.edu) with "Ears on Art Story" for the subject line. Deadline for letting us know is November 26.  We will record the stories Saturday and Sunday 11/29-30  as well as on Monday and Tuesday evenings 12/1-2.

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Art
3:49 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

Ears On Art

Broadcast date: 9/10/14

Ears on Art brings us part-two of their conversation with Carol Sauvion, founder and owner of Freehand Gallery in Los Angeles. She’s the creator and executive director of the award winning PBS series "Craft in America."

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Art
3:39 pm
Fri September 5, 2014

Dimensions: An Exhibition of Fine Craft

Broadcast date: 9/3/14

Ears on Art visits with Carol Sauvion, founder and owner of Freehand Gallery in Los Angeles and creator and executive director of the award winning PBS series "Craft in America."  She recently selected works for the juried show "Dimensions: An Exhibition of Fine Craft," which opens this Friday at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art.

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Arts
3:53 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Witkin Brothers Part 2

Broadcast date: 8/13/14

Hear part two of an Ears On Art rebroadcast conversation with identical twin artists, painter Jerome Witkin and photographer Joel Peter Witkin.  Their current exhibit in Los Angeles has drawn international attention, and has been extended through August at the Jack Rutberg Gallery.

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Central Coast
1:47 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Ears on Art - Interview with Gary Dwyer (Part 2)

Steven DeLuque and Crissa Hewitt continue their conversation with Gary Dwyer, an artist of many interests and skills. For years he taught Landscape Architecture at Cal Poly and was fascinated by the links between sculpture and designing landscapes. Dwyer is also a photographer, whose work has been published in numerous magazines. He will have a photography exhibit at the San Luis Obispo Museum of art in July and August.

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Arts
4:25 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Ears on Art - Interview with Gary Dwyer (Part 1)

Steven deLuque and Crissa Hewitt bring us another edition of Ears on Art, exploring the world of fine arts on the Central Coast.

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fine arts
3:53 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Ears on Art

Steven deLuque and Crissa Hewitt bring us another edition of Ears on Art, exploring the world of fine arts on the Central Coast.

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Amazing Quilts
2:57 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Quilts Unlike Any Your Grandmother Made

Crissa Hewitt and Steven deLuque visit with two artists from The Cutting Edge Fiber Arts Group of the Central Coast, who work with non-traditional and innovative techniques and materials to create art quilts and fiber art that transcend functional craft into the realm of fine art. The group's exhibit "Fabrications II" is at Studios on the Park in Paso Robles through May 18th.

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Arts
6:44 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Jerome and Joel Peter Witkin: Twins and Internationally-Known Artists

Credit Jerome Witkin

This month Ears on Art celebrates its 15th year on air. Steven deLuque and Crissa Hewitt celebrate by interviewing identical twin brothers Jerome and Joel Peter Witkin. The Witkins' first combined exhibit "Twin Visions" is on display at the Jack Rutberg Gallery in Los Angeles through May.  Jerome is a painter; Joel is a photographer.  At age 74 they are in full stride with careers that have earned them international recognition and inclusion in several museum collections.

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Arts
4:09 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Metalsmith Steve Midgett

Crissa Hewitt continues her visit with internationally recognized jeweler and metalsmith Steve Midgett, a specialist in the Japanese metal technique, Mokume Gane, which fuses precious metals together like a French pastry.

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Ears on Art
12:00 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Panoramic Photographer Brian Lawler

Crissa Hewitt and Steven deLuque continue their conversation with photographer Brian Lawler about his exhibit of large-scale panoramic photographs at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art.

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Ears on Art
12:00 am
Wed February 5, 2014

"SLOPANO" Art Exhibit at SLOMA

Crissa Hewitt and Steven deLuque meet up with photographer Brian Lawler to discuss his upcoming exhibit of large-scale panoramic photographs at The San Luis Obispo Museum of Art entitled "SLOPANO."  Brian is a professor in the Graphic Communications department at Cal Poly where he has been teaching since 1999.

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Ina Mae Overman
12:00 am
Wed January 8, 2014

Ears on Art: air date 01-08-2014

Steven deLuque and Crissa Hewitt bring us another edition of Ears on Art, honoring Ina Mae Overman who died last month. Ina Mae created colorful fused glass works that often took the form of window hangings.

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