Bartram's Garden http://wrti.org en Mark Dion at Bartram's Garden--Americans for the Arts Annual Convention--Demuth Museum in Lancaster http://wrti.org/post/mark-dion-bartrams-garden-americans-arts-annual-convention-demuth-museum-lancaster <p>Jim Cotter speaks with artist Mark Dion. He's just spent seven months retracing a four-year voyage made by the celebrated botanist William Bartram in the 1770s. An exhibition of art Dion created from objects found on his journey opens at Bartram's Garden in West Philadelphia this week.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at the intersection of politics, business, and the arts at the annual convention of Americans for the Arts in Philadelphia this weekend.</p> <p>Jason Peifer visits the Demuth Museum in Lancaster, PA. The museum highlights the life and works of the influential early 20th century painter Charles Demuth, a lifelong resident of Lancaster.</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2008 17:04:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1984 at http://wrti.org Mark Dion at Bartram's Garden--Americans for the Arts Annual Convention--Demuth Museum in Lancaster Osmo Vänskä http://wrti.org/post/osmo-v-nsk <p>On this week's Creatively Speaking!, a conversation with Osmo Vänskä. He's in town to conduct the Philadelphia Orchestra. Jason Peifer visits the Delaware Theatre Company as they stage the premiere of A Murder, A Mystery &amp; A Marriage. The new musical is an adaptation of a Mark Twain short-story. We speak with new President and CEO of the Philadelphia Orchestra, James Undercoffler. We look at a new art exhibit called "Soft Sites" which explores location and takes visitors "on location" from the Institute of Contemporary Art to Historic Bartram's Garden. In our regular exploration of the CultureFiles section at GoPhila.com, Susan Lewis visits Historic Yellow Springs.</p> Sat, 29 Apr 2006 20:38:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1705 at http://wrti.org