Why Artsy Fartsy?

Artsy Fartsy Show  addresses the significant barriers and encourage cultural participation by demographic audiences who have low attendance patterns.  The mission is to make the appreciation of art in all its forms and persuasions, accessible and consumable for everyone regardless of ethnicity, socio-economic status, employment, age, gender or cultural barriers. This issue is addressed by presenting stories and connecting artists to audiences, thus eliminating the significant barriers that prevent cultural inclusively.


The Artsy Fartsy Show helped me to reach my goal to becoming a filmmaker. The program is sophisticated, thought-provaking and fun.
— Alice Woodson, New York City Filmmaker

Guests and Features on the Artsy Fartsy Show

Theatre, Film and Dance

  • Academy Award Winner, Geoffrey Fletcher
  • Academy Award Winner, Sarah Kernochin   
  • Academy Award Nominee, Joe Wright
  • Academy Award Nominee, Jesse Eisenberg
  • Academy Award Nominee, Saoirse Ronan     
  • Academy Award Nominee, Keira Knightley        
  • Tony Winner, Hinton Battle                                      
  • Tony Winner, Ben Vereen
  • Tony Winner, Jerry Mitchell
  • Tony Nominee, Bryce Pinkham
  • Elena K. Holy
  • Theatre XIV
  • 3LD

Authors

  • Julia Cameron "The Artist Way"
  • Sylvia Day
  • Jeffrey Michelson
  • Warren Adler
  • Poet Laureate “Late” Amiri Baraka

 

Musicians

  • John Forte
  • Byron Janis
  • Black 47
  • Matisyahu
  • Talib Kweli
  • Pawl Bazile
  • Datalore
  • Ethel
  • The Lisps
  • Blue Meadow

Newsmakers in Arts and Culture

  • Artist, Zefrey Throwell
  • Founders of HowAboutWe.com
  • Uri Geller
  • Afghan Women’s Writing Project
  • Former WWF Wrestler now Fine Artist, Philip Theis
  • Founder of FetLife

We’ve covered

  • Ai Weiwei’s Imprisonment to Held-Passport
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • Syria’s Artistic Community
  • Artists Sandy Outreach
  • Student Loan Crisis

 

So much in a short 4 years… and much more to come