Arts & Entertainment

The tiniest art gallery: 8 cubic feet of work

Tucked into a teensy-tiny space in Studio & is what may very well be the smallest gallery in Durango. The Recess Gallery comes in at just over 8 cubic feet, and the art on display there is rotated...

DATE: June 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Spring Gallery Walk

It’s time once again for the Spring Gallery Walk in downtown Durango. Thirteen galleries will fling open their doors Friday night for an fun evening that showcases what they’ve got going on. ...

DATE: May 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

On the value of public art

What good is public art and what role should and could it play in Durango? The city of Durango has allotted $24,000 in its budget to purchase three sculptures to be placed around town. From a pool...

DATE: April 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Colorado painter Aldrich to show wildlife up close at Sorrel Sky show

They are paintings of jays and cranes, foxes and wolves, bobcats and mountain lions. Edward Aldrich calls these wildlife paintings portraits, as they are designed to not just show an animal in its...

DATE: March 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

New interactive installation in Santa Fe will blow your mind

A new art installation that opened in Santa Fe last week is wowing crowds and quickly garnering national and international press. The exhibit, produced by the artist collective/production company...

DATE: March 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Diane West, one block down

If you weren’t paying close attention, you may not have even noticed that Diane West moved her Jewelry & Art Gallery in downtown Durango. The move – from 934 Main Ave. to 820 – was just over one...

DATE: March 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

The masterworks of Ansel Adams

There’s just one month left to go to see the Ansel Adams “Masterworks” photography exhibition at the Farmington Museum, and it’s not often that Durango residents are given the opportunity to drive...

DATE: March 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Jeff Madeen: A man with something to say

Every once in a while in Durango, an art show will generate buzz months before it is hung. Usually, it’s an artist who hasn’t shown widely in a while or someone whose work is simply a must-see....

DATE: Feb. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Looking back at life and art at 40

It’s no surprise that the era in which we live influences who we are. Pop culture fads and tensions, generational zeitgeist and major news events create common bonds that travel across cultural and...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Durango artist’s unique artwork on display

The first thing you’ll notice about Jen Pack’s artwork are the stripes and lines of vibrant color, stripped side by side in a way that can make your brain vibrate. From afar, the pieces might look...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Local artisans have your holiday shopping covered

Walking into the Barbara Conrad Gallery at the Durango Arts Center for the Winter Solstice Artisans’ Market, it is not the classy jazz, or the decorated Christmas tree or the enormity of thousands...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2015 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

‘Without leading the way, she became the way’

Durango artist Karen Pittman died Tuesday, Nov. 10. An artist of many mediums, and an educator to many kids and adults, Karen – or KP, as her friends called her – was always part of the art...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

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