Toh-Atin provides art for music fest

Toh-Atin Gallery has donated a painting by Stanton Englehart, Durango and Fort Lewis College's reigning landscape artist, to Music in the Mountains to use as its signature art for the season.The...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Three Springs sculpture finalists picked

Three finalists have been chosen in the competition to build the sculpture at the police substation in Three Springs. The final selection will be announced next week. The winning artist then will...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Silverton women teachers honored in history book

Women and education have, over the past generation, become far more fascinating subjects for western historians. Jurgen Herbst, professor emeritus from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Media, heritage mix in show

Swedish and Cherokee heritage blend in the work of two Santa Fe-based artists now on display at the Fort Lewis College Art Gallery. Yes, Swedish and Cherokee.The work, primarily painting and mixed...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Locals resist art cuts

Imagine Durango without the arts. No music festivals, no dance, no theater, no art galleries, no children's programs, no singing, no film festivals, no sculpture, no debates in the newspaper about...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

High energy dance

The line to buy tickets to Wednesday's Collaborative Dance Concert at the Community Concert Hall was so long that the performance was delayed by a quarter of an hour to shoehorn everyone in. But...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

The oasis from Snowdown

As pharaohs and mummies paraded down Main Avenue on Friday evening, a flutist playing in St. Mark's Episcopal Church, two blocks from the hubbub of the parade, provided a calm, warm oasis from the...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Pagosa prepares to celebrate WinterFest

Anyone already suffering Snowdown withdrawal might consider traveling to Pagosa Springs for a weeklong WinterFest from Feb. 12 to 15 to celebrate or evade Valentine's Day.Times of events are still...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Tutankhamun

DATE: Jan. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Boy king

DATE: Jan. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

The folly of Follies

OK so they lip-synch at the Follies. Yo-Yo Ma cello-synched at the Presidential Inauguration. Think you're a more discriminating audience than the new president and  2 million other people?It's the...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

What's new at Snowdown?

Whether or not the snow blows for Snowdown, it's sad that the 2009 version "In Da' Nile" won't have the snow sculpture contest. Still, we can play around in 11 new events and two changes of...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment