Arts & Entertainment

Eno gives exposure to local artists

As a wine bar, a tapas bar and a coffee house, Eno naturally seems to attract an artistic crowd. To further satiate the clientele, owner Alison Dance has committed to filling the East Second Avenue...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Steelman takes Wild Shots downtown

If you love horses, Colorado, wildlife and nature, you probably are familiar with the work of photographer Claude Steelman.You also might know the Durango resident from his work at Open Shutter...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Home grown talent

It was hard to tell the stars from the spectators Friday night at the Open Shutter Gallery. That’s because for this show each year, they’re often one and the same.The Open Shutter’s community show...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

A Colorado original

Paul Folwell remembers two Frederic Remington prints at his grandparents’ home provoking his early interest in art; that, plus the great illustrators of the day. A native Coloradan, Folwell’s...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Home is where the art is

Quiet time is over at the Durango Arts Center.After sitting dormant and empty since Christmas, the Barbara Conrad Gallery is again awash with color and imagery for one of its signature annual...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2011 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Turning ordinary into outrageous

Be prepared. This month, an exhibit at the top of the stairs of the Durango Arts Center lies in wait for you. Nothing is innocent. Nothing is as it seems. “Rarae Ave,” an exhibition of sculpture...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

From a different perspective

Whether she’s working at her Blue Nude Studio overlooking the Animas Valley, or traipsing around outdoors “au plein air,” Maryellen Morrow brings a singular point of view to her imagery. Her studio...

DATE: Dec. 9, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Staggering collection of Picasso artwork turns up in France

PARIS — Pablo Picasso almost never stopped creating, leaving thousands of drawings, paintings and sculptures that lure crowds to museums and mansions worldwide. Now, a retired electrician says that...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Super Amazing, Holidazzle style

DATE: Dec. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

What can artists’ gender reveal about art?

WASHINGTON – When artist Jasper Johns was mourning the end of his relationship with Robert Rauschenberg, he took one of his famous flag paintings, made it black and dangled a fork and spoon...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Eye of the beholder: Exhibit examines fakes, forgeries

DETROIT – When a painting attributed to Vincent Van Gogh was bequeathed to the Detroit Institute of Arts in 1990, it was met with immediate suspicion from scholars and art experts.“Still life with...

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

Portraits of Navajo Land

Navajo painter Ed Singer returns to Cortez for his third annual exhibit, “A Portfolio of Record: The Spectators.” The showing includes five major large paintings and many smaller-scale works pulled...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2010 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

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