Spotlight On Gilbert Stuart

Speaking of filmmaker Jim Wolpaw, his film “First Face: The Buck Starts Here” — the story of Gilbert Stuart’s portrait of George Washington —  is scheduled for broadcast on PBS during President’s week.  He and partner Steve Gentile investigate the most famous American portrait that no one knows anything about. (Of course, finding Americans who …

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WSBE Art Auction Now In Progress

Bidding is open in this year’s Channel 36 Art Auction.  There’s over 150 pieces up for grabs.  I can’t say any of them particularly strike my fancy (with maybe the exception of Linda North’s adorable Buzz, pictured) since they’re all a little bit grandmotherly for me.  Still, giving money to public television is never a …

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