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Elusive artist Irene Pete weaves for a lucky few

While home on breaks from college in the 1970s, Toh-Atin Gallery owner Jackson Clark returned to Durango to work in the family store. He recalls coming into his dad’s office in the old Pepsi...

DATE: May 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Painter takes her turn with ‘Menagerie’

It’s been a year and a week since Sarah Steppelman last had her own night in her own gallery, and even then she had to share the space. But Studio & is all hers tonight.“I’ve been painting...

DATE: April 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Summer season set for resident artists at Aspen Guard Station

The summer schedule of artists has been chosen for the 2011 San Juan National Forest Artist-in-Residence Program at the Aspen Guard Station. The artists who were chosen are:June 12-19: Barb Grist...

DATE: April 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

How does he do that?

DATE: April 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

School’s out

Leaving a lasting impression on their soon-to-be alma mater, Fort Lewis College art majors currently are exhibiting their work in the Main Art Gallery in the FLC Art Building. Of the 34 students in...

DATE: April 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

High hopes

Trent Taylor is, on the surface, a typical 21-year old college student. But dig deeper, and you’ll find a young man wise beyond his years.“He proved to me that he has the potential and drive at a...

DATE: April 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Bear season

Beware Durango: cute, cuddly bears are on the loose. These furry, brown creatures are looking for some love, and with their big brown eyes, they are irresistible.Bear artist Kelly Previti is...

DATE: April 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

A stitch in time

The tendency when trying to describe Ilze Aviks’ artwork is to explain the materials and techniques she uses.Let’s see. ... There are pins, buttons, gingko leaves, cotton thread, even rose petals....

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Sorrel Sky looks local for Spring Show

For the ninth and final time, Sorrel Sky Gallery will welcome the changing of the seasons this weekend with its annual Spring Show. But far from a swan song, “6 Local Ladies” marks the end of one...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Welcome to the real world

If Fort Lewis College’s 50th Juried Student Exhibition is any indication, the future of art is bright. “You have some very talented students at the college,” said Cyndi Conn, an independent curator...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

A tasty read

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Furniture as Art turns 10

It has been 10 years since former KDUR station manager Nancy Stoffer stole the idea for Furniture as Art from a children’s charity in Pittsburgh. And for the Fort Lewis College-based community...

DATE: March 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

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