Michael Paglia is an art historian and writer whose columns have appeared weekly since 1995 in Westword. Paglia’s essays on the visual arts have also been published in national periodicals including Art News, Architecture, Art Ltd., Modernism, Art & Auction and Sculpture Magazine, among others. Paglia has authored or co-authored more than a dozen books and monographs, most of them focusing on modern and contemporary art in the American West. He currently teaches art history at the University of Colorado Denver.
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Did you resolve to see some of Denver's great art in 2017? Two strong shows close the weekend of January 14-15, but there are other strong shows to see, too.
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Organizing faculty shows can be challenging, since the pieces involved are often tied together by nothing more than the fact that they were created by artists who live and work right in town. Collective Nouns, the current show at the Center for Vi...
14 days ago | Art Review
Painter Stanley Bell's kaleidoscopic paintings are on display at Michael Warren Contemporary through January 21.
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Goodwin Fine Art is hosting an elegant solo show in its main gallery, and a tidy little exhibit in the back, with both on view right up to New Year’s Eve.
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Over the years and in its various incarnations, Rule Gallery has mined the rich veins of Colorado art history to showcase the work of established talents while also striking gold by introducing new players to the scene. With its current show, Form...