ArtQuest

NPT Productions ‘ArtQuest’ and ‘Children’s Health Crisis: Food’ Win 2015 Midsouth Emmy Awards

Posted by on February 2, 2015 at 11:51 am

NPT Productions ArtQuest: Art is All Around You and Children’s Health Crisis: Food picked up Emmys when the 29th Annual Midsouth Regional Awards were announced January 31, 2015, at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.     ArtQuest: Art Is All Around You won for best Children’s Program, with statuettes going to producer and writer Linda Wei, […]

NPT Productions Lands Five Midsouth Regional Emmy Nominations

Posted by on November 21, 2014 at 1:19 pm

NPT celebrated another successful year at the 29th Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards last night! Receiving five nominations from five different categories both inspired and encouraged our entire station. A full listing of categories and productions, including those individuals nominated, follows. DOCUMENTARY/TOPICAL Aging Matters: End of Life, Beth Curley, Mary Makley MAGAZINE PROGRAM Tennessee Crossroads: Ridin’ […]

Behind the Scenes at Emmy-winning ArtQuest: Artist Jairo Prado`s Mosaics

Posted by on February 3, 2014 at 3:41 pm

ArtQuest: Art is All Around You, fresh off winning a Midsouth Regional Emmy Award for best children’s program, is working on its next season. Producer Linda Wei gave us these photos from a shoot with local artist Jairo Prado focusing on mosaics. From Linda: “This past Saturday, we visited artist Jairo Prado in his studio […]

`ArtQuest` Series Offers 18 Episodes About the Art All Around You

Posted by on July 24, 2013 at 4:11 pm

As we announced back in October, NPT and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts have partnered for “ArtQuest: Art is All Around You,” a series of short broadcast segments that encourages 7-9 year olds to learn about and create art. The videos air during the kid’s schedule on NPT between 4-6pm. Launched with three […]