Brian Zumhagen has been a weekend anchor at WNYC since 2003. His career in journalism started in 1993, with an internship in the press office of the German Green Party’s parliamentary delegation. Brian went on to spend the rest of the ‘90s working as a reporter, producer, and fill-in anchor at NPR member station KQED in San Francisco. He’s returned to Germany several times over the years for reporting projects. Most recently, he won a grant from the Arthur F. Burns Fellowship to produce radio features for the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Before coming to WNYC, Brian was a frequent contributor to PRI’s The World. He reported for the program on 9/11 and served as the show’s United Nations correspondent during the run-up to the Iraq war. Brian lives in Queens with his wife and children.
Where Nature and Culture Meet
Sculpture Gardens in New York and New Jersey
Sunday, August 05, 2007
New York, NY —
Summer in the city means it’s time to get outside – lounging in your neighborhood park, hanging out in the garden. But it can also be a chance to get up close to some great art. Lee Rosenbaum is an art critic who checked out some of the best places in the area where nature and culture meet. She spoke with WNYC's Brian Zumhagen.