Arts & Entertainment

It’s a small world

The closing of Sol Cycles in Dolores may have left the town without a downtown bike shop, but it opened a door (two, actually) for Sideshow Emporium & Gallery owner Heather Narwid.Narwid, whose...

DATE: Oct. 21, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Out of the abyss

Two important things to know about Joey Lawrence:First, for those unfortunately scarred by ’80s television, it’s not that Joey Lawrence.Second, Joey L., as he’s known, is not like other...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

What a life

Let’s be clear right up front: This is a big, big deal.Phil Stern is a living legend, and his work is living history. And we here in Durango are the only ones outside of Milan, Italy, who get to...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Sewing Center home to all things quilt

Traditional quilters, beware: This is not your ordinary quilting store, not your grandmother’s old hobby.The Durango Sewing Center offers a visual feast of fabrics in outlandish colors and...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

TOP fashion is where you want to be

Autumn has arrived, and that means Durango’s fashion season is in full swing.Don’t wait for a punchline – it’s not coming. Fashion is getting to be a serious topic in this heretofore haven of...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Coffee Bug

DATE: Oct. 7, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

People person

The two paintings were photographically realistic portraits of a young boy and girl, and they were created with great skill and draftsmanship. Yet when the winner of the People’s Choice award was...

DATE: Oct. 7, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Continental selves

A trip to Europe can be an inspiring experience for even the most pedestrian of laypeople, but get eight women artists together to share their travel stories and you’ll need a lot more than a photo...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Young at art

She paints scenes from everyday life. She stores up ideas for when she has more time. She just won two distinguished awards. She has art collectors waiting for her next pieces. This is not your...

DATE: Sept. 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Obama organizer: American Indian votes crucial

DENVER - Record numbers of American Indians won elections to be delegates at the Democratic National Convention, which began Monday.Many of the delegates, plus other tribal leaders, gathered Monday...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Print National brings fine art to Pagosa

Seldom do you hear the tale of an art center outside the vibrant, trendsetting scenes of New York and Los Angeles that not only attracts the highest caliber of fine art but also produces a 90-piece...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

& focuses on art of bygone era

Peruse the archives of The Durango Herald and its journalistic ancestors and you’ll see ads that may seem a bit foreign to today’s mass-market consumers. Hatmakers, milliners, cobblers and...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts