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ARTISODES on WUCF TV wins Telly Award

Posted by Jennifer Cook on
telly_site_bugs_bronze.gif ORLANDO – The 35th Annual Telly Awards has named WUCF TV as a bronze winner for the ARTISODES segment titled, “The Hub on Canal.”

With nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this year’s Telly Awards has been one of the most successful and competitive in the long history of the Telly Awards.

Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and web commercials, videos and films. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

Producer Tricia Connelly showcased this New Smyrna Beach establishment that is home to working artists representing a multitude of mediums including painting, ceramics, photography, glass, jewelry, fiber arts and sculpture. The Hub provides gallery space, workshops and classes.

The winning piece can be seen here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=76uSkgr6FXg
About WUCF Artisodes
WUCF TV’s Artisodes is a collaborative effort of a group of innovative large market PBS stations to launch the “Major Market Group Arts Initiative.” This collaboration allows PBS stations like WUCF to share their local arts and culture features with one another. The weekly series features a myriad of performing and visual arts and cultural experiences both locally and nationally, allowing Central Florida’s arts and culture institutions to get their stories out to a national audience.
WUCF TV is the PBS member station whose mission is to educate, inform and entertain by providing universally accessible, high quality and unbiased public media content that inspires all people to broaden their horizons and be life-long learners.
The station serves nearly 4 million Central Floridians across nine counties. Licensed to the University of Central Florida, WUCF TV provides four program services, including channel 24.1, WUCF TV’s main PBS programming channel; WUCF Create 24.2; WUCF World 24.3; and Spanish-language WUCF Vme 24.4.   Learn more at http://wucftv.org.