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One NY Artist: Seamstress Monica Briones

Saturday, March 30, 2013

WNYC

New York City is home to numerous cultural and artistic institutions, but their hallowed marble halls and gilded auditoriums aren't the only places where the city's abundant creative energy shines. WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight, in their own voices.

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The Takeaway

The AIDS Memorial Quilt Turns 25

Wednesday, July 04, 2012

The AIDS Memorial Quilt is celebrating its 25th anniversary this summer and serves as a history of America’s battle with AIDS, and parts of it will hang in hundreds of community centers across the country. A large portion of the quilt is currently on display in the National Mall as part of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington DC.

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Studio 360

Musical Building Blocks

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of the jazz piano are probably smoky late night bars and cool cats in fedoras.

But would you think of quilting?

Jason Moran does. Along with critical acclaim for ...

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Studio 360

A Quilt for Liz

Saturday, August 18, 2001

Studio 360's Michele Siegel looks at a quilt made from scraps of cloth with poignant significance.

(Originally aired: March 17, 2001)

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Studio 360

The Code in the Quilt

Saturday, July 21, 2001

Studio 360's Leital Molad learns how a secret stitched language transported coded messages to slaves trying to escape through the Underground Railroad.

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Studio 360

A Quilt For Liz

Saturday, March 17, 2001

Studio 360's Michele Siegel looks at a quilt made from scraps of cloth with poignant significance.

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