Among illustrator Kevin Cornell’s talents, a gift for creating vivid facial emotions and a self effacing attitude about it.
Two Philadelphia-based musicians from opposite sides of the middle-east conflict exemplify how peace making is possible
Visual artist and architect Lily Meier brings a range of unusual influences to her work. She’s even designed a house based on a Beethoven sonata
When it comes to writing songs, Lucy Dacus says almost nothing is off limits. Almost.
By: Kevin McElvaney Though it’s en vogue to trumpet cultural diversity, there’s a reason Disney, McDonalds and Starbucks have become global forces. Cultural imperialism is what happens when, through colonization […]
Bianca DePietro is not just a highly trained designer, she says a love of fashion is in her blood. And rising star bassist and composer Xavier Foley revels in great music-regardless of its source.
The composer, arranger, recording artist, (and later, producer) Van Dyke Parks played a crucial role in shaping the sound of 20th century pop music. Though he’s got a respectable catalog of […]
Articulate with Jim Cotter is a weekly TV arts magazine show, bringing you fresh and unique stories that explore the variety, quality and heritage of creativity in our region while also showing how art speaks to us in our everyday lives.
Articulate is funded by a generous grant from the Neubauer Family Foundation.
Jim Cotter is an award-winning journalist who has spent the past decade of his thirty-year career reporting on the arts in Philadelphia. He was born and raised in Ireland where he began his broadcasting career before moving to the U.K. where he worked for BBC Radio Wales and the BBC World Service. Jim has worked all over the world, including in Europe and Asia to report on The Philadelphia Orchestra's tours.