• Telluride Arts: Art Walk

    1 week ago.

    Back in the glitter and grit of the 1970s, artists such as Philip Pearlstein – a heavyweight painter who happens to be part of the Telluride Gallery of Fine Art’s illustrious stable (and the uncle of Telluride’s former mayor and county commissioner Elaine Fischer, also a painter)…

  • Sheridan Arts Foundation’s Telluride Plein Air 2015

    1 week ago.

    Old idea. New blood. Eugene Boudin was one of the more adventurous 19th-century painters, known primarily for his beach scenes and seascapes of northern France and luminous skies. One of Boudin's students was a young painter named Claude Monet, whom…

  • Ah Haa: Paul Evans, 3 Evenings of Art History & Workshop

    2 weeks ago.

     "The teaching of art is the teaching of all things," William Ruskin No one knows better than cultural critic and art historian Paul Evans that “art” is imbedded in the word “heart.” And he’s back to once again deliver three…

  • June Art Walk: Weatherford & More

    1 month ago.

    The "Wild Boar" will be at the Telluride Gallery of Fine Art. “To me, the boar represents our completely grounded, muscular, tough personality manifestation. Great for being a successful hard-charger in life,” says artist Robert Weatherford. Robert’s other paintings, a new…

  • Ah Haa Moment: Youth Art Awards

    2 months ago.

    This year’s juried Youth Art Exhibition at the Ah Haa School brought in over 100 submissions from students from Nucla, Norwood, and Telluride, with artwork ranging from drawings and paintings to ceramics and mixed media. The show opened during Art…

  • TIO L.A.: J.M.W. Turner at Getty Center

    2 months ago.

    It must be a sign of the times. Boomers all over the world in the fall and winter of their lives seek reassurance: it’s not over ’til it’s over, right? Recent exhibitions in London, New York, Denver and Los Angeles,…

  • TIO NYC: Hanging With Richard & Lauren & Dale &….

    3 months ago.

    At the nexus of painting and photography is – artist Richard Estes. A show of Estes’ work from the early years to the present is on display at MAD, (Museum of Arts & Design), 2 Columbus Circle. It is  the very…

  • Telluride Arts, Art Walk: April 2015 Highlites

    3 months ago.

    "All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up,” Pablo Picasso A mashup of the celebratory and the fanciful and frankly off-the-wall can be found on the walls of the Daniel Tucker Gallery at…

  • Ah Haa Presents: What Makes Art?

    3 months ago.

     "The teaching of art is the teaching of all things," William Ruskin. Three talks about “What Makes Art?" feature visiting art historian/cultural critic Paul Evans, Monday – Wednesday, March 16 – March 18, 6 – 8 p.m. Sponsored by the Ah Haa School for…

  • Telluride Arts: New Screen Printing Lab Announced

    4 months ago.

    There is an exciting new resource for regional artists at the Stronghouse Studios. A screen-printing lab, open to the public, has just come online thanks to the equipment and expertise of long time local Max Harrison. The lab is set up…

  • Telluride Arts: March Art Walk 2015, Highlites

    4 months ago.

    Sandy Skoglund creates subversive room-size installations such as “Radioactive Cats” (1980), a post-nuclear tableau starring a swarm of eerie chartreuse felines, which have invaded the drab gray kitchen (and drab gray lives) of an elderly Midwestern couple. Skoglund’s “The Grey…

  • Telluride Arts: 2015 Small Grants for Artists

    4 months ago.

    The Telluride Arts District is now accepting applications for the Small Grants for Artists. Funding for individual artist’s projects, professional development, and artist-to-artist workshops. Small grants support the innovation, creativity and professional development of individual artists living in the Telluride region.…

  • Facts About Color That Almost Seem Too Ridiculous To Be True

    5 months ago.

    Color is the backdrop of our lives. And the colors we surround ourselves with in daily life affect us profoundly. And they affected history. Writing in the Huff Post, Todd Van Luling talks about “8 Things You Didn’t Know About Color That…

  • Ah Haa: Regional Art Exhibition

    5 months ago.

    Selected artists exhibit in Daniel Tucker Gallery and vie for cash prizes. Andy Warhol once quipped that every person will have 15 minutes of fame. The Ah Haa School for the Arts would like to help make the legendary Pop artist good…

  • Telluride Arts: 1st Art Walk of 2015

    6 months ago.

    Some women live by “The Rules.” Others write new rules every day. Meet Pia-squared. Pia-squared is Pia Kamala and Pia Gedeon, two abundantly talented ladies who have redefined the term “MIXXology." Simply calling their brand new venue, MIXX Projects + Atelier, 309 East Colorado, a gallery…

  • Simpson Featured Artist at Ah Haa New Year’s Gala

    6 months ago.

    Nature-inspired jewelry that will rock your world. Now on display at Ah Haa Raise your hand if you’ve ever picked up a stone or pebble while working along a beach or a path. I thought so. Hard to resist those…