Arts

Durango High student wows at national music theatre awards

Not only was Durango High School student Curtis Salinger named the outstanding lead actor in a musical in the state , he managed to impress the judges at the National High School Music Theatre...

DATE: July 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata Quilters Guild celebrates 30 years of artistry, philanthropy

Quilting historically has provided a way to keep people warm, offered a creative outlet to women and served, upon occasion, as a means of protest or advocacy. For the La Plata Quilters Guild ,...

DATE: June 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Studio & presents ‘Accumulation’

Contemporary textile art is getting its day. Starting Friday, a new show at Studio & , “Accumulation: An Examination of Process Through Textiles,” will feature the work of five artists – Minna Jain...

DATE: June 9, 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

Native American artists redo hotel

ALBUQUERQUE – Dade Lahar stepped into the hotel room with splashes of electric blue and teepees outlined in neon green before scanning a mural that offered a contemporary take on Native American...

DATE: May 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Art piece to decorate Fort Lewis Community Concert Hall wall

Visitors arriving at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College have been greeted by a giant blank wall. But by the end of the summer, that wall will be blank no more. “Reflection,” a...

DATE: May 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘It’s the soul of Durango’

The view of the Animas River from longtime local artist and gallery owner Karyn Gabaldon’s home studio is spectacular, and is the inspiration for her new show, “Homage to EL Rio De Las Animas...

DATE: May 5, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Help pick a sculpture for Carnegie Building

A student-crafted sculpture is planned for the grounds of the Carnegie Building, and the public can weigh in on three finalists Wednesday. Durango High School students designed the concepts and...

DATE: April 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Three sculptures chosen for public art displays

Sculptures of a dancer, a drummer and a whimsical bicycle-gear fish will go up around Durango in early summer, a city committee decided Thursday. The nine-member selection committee chose the...

DATE: April 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hey, do bunnies lay eggs?

DATE: March 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Easter Arc eggs

DATE: March 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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