The Front Row, 1/28/2008

Today we welcome art historian John Richardson. He is the author of what has been called a "magisterial", in-progress, biography of his friend, artist Pablo Picasso. The third volume of this monumental work is newly published and he will give and illustrated talk tonight at the Menil Collection . . .

Art Historian John Richardson talks with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the third part of his four-part series of biographical writings on Pablo Picasso. A Life of Picasso: The Triumphant Years, 1917 - 1932 is published by Knopf. Mr Richardson gives an illustrated talk at the Menil Collection tonight at 7:00.  Listen  Download  *Extended Interview*

Pianists Rodney Waters and Roger Keel join KUHF's Chris Johnson in Performance Studio 3-C. Rod and Roger will play a recital of music for 2 Pianos featuring some favorite Latin Rhythms tomorrow evening at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church. It's presented by the St. Cecilia Friends of Music.  Listen  Download 

Houston artist Virgil Groteldt talks with TFR host Dean Dalton. Mr. Grotfeldt's work is the subject of the current exhibition at Wade Wilson ART. there are two days left to view the work at 4411 Montrose.   Listen  Download