YSL: The Surprise of the Year

Photo courtesy of Denver Art Museum It seemed like the world of haute-couture was finally at our fingertips the day Denver Art Museum announced that the Yves Saint Laurent: A Retrospective exhibit was comin...

RAW: Natural Born Artists: Solstice Event

Last night, RAW: natural born artists, an independent organization by artists, for artists, held their Solstice event at Casselmann’s Bar and Venue in Denver. Featuring artists from all genres, the show was a v...

Women at heart of “Colorado & the West”

Colorado & The West is an all-female art exhibit dedicated to the talents of historic and noteworthy artists of our area.  Laura Gilpin, Elizabeth Spalding, Helen Hagerman, Gwendolyn Meux and twin siste...

Behind the Mask

The Santa Fe Art District is full of hidden gems that offer far more than free wine   and cheese on First Friday outings. “You can truly have a vacation of the mind if you just know where to go,” says Ma...

Kizuna connects Western and Eastern ideas

Internationally esteemed and recognized artists have created two separate bamboo works of art in a special exhibit called Kizuna, West Meets East at Denver Botanic Gardens (DBG). The separate installations ...
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Postcards revived

  Four friends developed Postcardly after finding a challenge in connecting today’s fast, digital-friendly world with the older, more tangible, snail-mail generation.  Like many of us, Paul Hughes, ...

Exquisite Corpse: End to End

The unconscious mind surfaces in GroundSwell Gallery’s inaugural exhibition of Exquisite Corpse: End to End. Inspired by an early 20th century Dada and Surrealist art trend, the Exquisite Corpse is a group coll...

Funky Features: *LOL* Caricature Co.

In this day and age, as technology becomes increasingly better (and, I might add, more and more expensive), what can’t keep up gets left behind. The sometimes forgotten art of caricaturing isn’t going anywhere ...

Candid Camera: Garry Winogrand Exhibition

In today’s world of contrived photos—hands on hips, matching smiles, “one, two, three” countdowns—we can forget about the value of a candid photograph. Able to capture a person in his or her natural state—n...