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The Arts Section

Sunday, 8 to 9 a.m.

Program Host(s): Gary Zidek

The Arts Section spotlights creative people, events and ideas. Every week, WDCB's Gary Zidek shines a light on arts and culture in the Chicago area. The mission is to focus on stories within the arts community that aren't being told, with additional commentary and discussions on literature, music, film, food, special events and anything else creative.

You can listen to The Arts Section every Sunday 8:00 - 9:00 am on 90.9/90.7 FM or online at WDCB.org

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Current Episode

February 18th, 2018



On this edition of The Arts Section, host Gary Zidek visits the DePaul Art Museum.  The Lincoln Park neighborhood-based museum is celebrating printmaking with three new exhibits featuring works by lithographers Clinton Adams & June Wayne, Jose Guerrero and Barbara Jones-Hogu.  Gary sat down with museum director Julie Rodrigues Widholm. The Dueling Critics, Kelly Kleiman and Jonathan Abarbanel, drop by to review ShawChicago's JEEVES IN BLOOM. Later in the program, Gary talks to author Peter Ames Carlin about his biography on singer-songwriter Paul Simon. The music legend recently announced his farewell tour.  Gary also takes a closer look at a new Chicago Cultural Center exhibit on artist Nina Chanel Abney.  All that, plus a review of the Netflix film THE CLOVERFIELD PARADOX and the weekly Arts Section calendar.