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The Arts Section

Sunday, 8 to 9 a.m.

WDCB News<br>The Arts Section  Program Host(s):
Gary Zidek

The Arts Section is proudly sponsored by:


The Arts Section is a new magazine show that spotlights creative people, events and ideas. Every week, Assistant News Director Gary Zidek shines a light on arts and culture in the Chicago area. The focus will be on stories within the arts community, with commentary and discussions on literature, music, film, special events, food and more.

Current Episode

July 27th, 2015




Gary talked to Chicago-based jazz vocalist Alyssa Allgood.




For more information about Alyssa Allgood click here.



Gary sat down with Columbia College art professor Amy Mooney to discuss the Archibald Motley exhibit at the Chicago Cultural Center.




For more information on the Chicago Cultural Center click here.




WDCB's Brian O'Keefe talked to local author Rebecca Makkai.



And Gary learned all about Chicago's most iconic neon signs.













Tune in every Sunday at 8 AM to the Arts Section on 90.9 FM WDCB and at!

Past Episodes

Find previous episodes of The Arts Section here.

The Dueling Critics

The Dueling Critics, Kelly Kleiman and Jonathan Abarbanel, join host Gary Zidek to discuss the best and the worst of Chicago's theater scene.


Chicago film blogger Ian Simmons joins host Gary Zidek to talk about what’s playing at your local cineplex, arthouse movie theater and video on-demand service. The segment focuses on independent films.

Gary’s Top 3

Gary Zidek, host of The Arts Section, highlights three things that should be on your radar.

The Arts Section Vault

Browse some of the most popular Arts Section features from the past.
Song Travels