• Telluride Arts: Cellscape Photo Contest

    Yesterday

    Deadline to enter Telluride Arts' Cellscape Photo Contest is November 14. Exhibit/reception at Gallery 81435 is Noel Nite, December 3. The 2014 Cellscape Photo Contest and Exhibit is a fun and unique community art exhibit sponsored by Telluride Arts, curated by Megan…

  • TIO NYC: Seeing Matisse’s Cut-Outs at MOMA

    Yesterday

    “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs” is a show you won’t want to miss. But you will want to wait. (It opened on October 12 and runs through February 8). And you will not want to go on a rainy day. On rainy days…

  • Telluride Arts/Library: Fortier Paintings

    3 weeks ago.

    The new exhibit in the Wilkinson Public Library stairwell features Western desert landscapes by local painter Clarissa Fortier. The collection reflects the artist’s ongoing love affair with these vistas. Having lived in New York City her entire life, Fortier was immediately captivated…

  • Ah Haa Moment: 5th Annual BRAvo Invitational

    3 weeks ago.

    Some things are just too good to be kept secret – such as an undergarment decorated like a disco ball, or a brassiere covered with candy. Or the most racy, fun-raiser of the year: Ah Haa's BRAvo Show, where local gentlemen (firefighters,…

  • His Camera Takes Us To The World 'We Must Preserve'

    1 month ago.

    Rena Silverman, met up with the photographer Sebastiao Salgado, in New York City on Thursday and conducted a very interesting interview  with the man about his work and new exhibit; (published in NPR's Goats & Soda Blog). They're silvery and…

  • Finalists Of The 2014 Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Competition Will Leave You Wanting More

    1 month ago.

      "The annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, presented by London's Natural History Museum and BBC, has just recently announced its 50 finalists, chosen from over 41,000 entries. Here are some of the most breathtaking images taken over the last year."…

  • Female Photographer Imagines Her Life with Dozens of Different Partners in ‘Self Portraits with Men’

    1 month ago.

    Jenna Garrett, Feature Shoot's Editor as well as a visual artist and photographer, shares "Self Portraits with Men" by photographer Dita Pepe. Who do you want to be? Or, more accurately, who could you have been? Czech photographer Dita Pepe…

  • TIO Denver: Jenny Morgan at PLUS Gallery

    1 month ago.

    "Adding something fresh and necessary to the genre of portraiture may seem impossible, but in that realm, Jenny Morgan is crushing it. Don't label her paintings figurative or photoreal. Her extraordinary skills for rendering the human figure are besides the…

  • Ah Haa’s Painting School This Fall

    1 month ago.

    Inspiring creativity on the deepest level When Robert Weatherford, board member and director of the center’s Telluride Painting School, Ah Haa School for the Arts, talks about painting, he doesn’t speak about technical skills. Instead the emphasis  is on the important journey that…

  • How Diego Rivera Met Frida Kahlo and Fell in Love with Her

    1 month ago.

    This fascinating post, How Diego Rivera Met the Fierce Teenage Frida Kahlo and Fell in Love With Her Years Later, from Maria Popova, the founder and blogger at BrainPickings, explores the passionate and tumultuous relationship between Diego Rivera and Frida…

  • Telluride Arts: Art Walk Highlites, August

    2 months ago.

    No doubt the two featured artists at Arroyo, 220 East Colorado, Alberto Murillo and Chriss Crossen, owe a debt to artists such as Helen Frankenthaler, Ken Noland, Morris Louis, who were among the superstar Color Field painters of the 1960s.…

  • Ah Haa Moment: 5-Day Art & Writing Retreat for Women

    2 months ago.

    Immersion guided by artist Brucie Holler & Word Woman Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer Artist Brucie Holler is an abstract painter whose work deepens our understanding of the wonders of nature not by literally representing the thing itself, but the emotions underlying…

  • Soggy Dog at The Peaks: Paint Your Pet Party

    3 months ago.

    Animals have inspired artists since the first cave paintings of deer and bison — and pet cats, dogs, birds, furry things in general continue to aid creativity with their beauty, humor, companionship, and overall cuteness. Want to, ahem, unleash your inner David Hockney,…

  • Telluride Arts: Art + Architecture

    3 months ago.

    Home & art tours – artists, chefs, architects, designers – in the Telluride Arts District, Tuesday, July 15, then Saturday and Sunday July 19 & 20. Ah Haa auction, “The Art of Film," is Friday, July 18. Buy tickets starting at…

  • Telluride Hot Shot Photo Winners

    3 months ago.

    The 2014 Telluride July 4th parade was over, the streets cleaned and the camp chairs that decorated both sides of Colorado Avenue were removed. Saturday afternoon the appointed judges of the Hot Shot Photo Contest, Stu, Scott, Erica Judy, Anna…

  • Art Walk: Lustre Gallery Features Zoltan

    4 months ago.

    “I want to make this moment worthy of your attention; something unique, something honest," Zoltan. Telluride Arts’ First Thursday Art Walk celebrates the bounty of the Telluride Creative District. It is a meet-and-greet for locals and visitors alike, when venues…