Chris Bagley

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    Fantasia 2014: part art exhibition, part concert, all interactive crazy aquarium experience

    Fantasia 2014 is billing itself -- at least on Facebook, anyway -- as a "performance festival." But it's not a big, multi-stage summertime throwdown for thousands. Fantasia 2014 an intimate experience, one that co-curators Colin Ward and Stefan Herrera hope invites people who have never been to fest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    Rhinoceropolis becomes a life-size diorama to house art and music for Fantasia 2014

    For this year's edition of Fantasia 2014, Colin Ward says he was moved to action by the urban environment he experiences every day. "For years I've been diehard passionate about the world kind of waking up -- I believe that there are so many bad decisions being made with the design of cities," says ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    The message behind St. Vincent's weird, futuristic new persona

    When Annie Clark of St. Vincent took the stage with the rest of her band, it was with the same kind of choreographed ritual that informed the rest of the performance. Her hair these days seems to belong to a visitor from either outer space or the future, as are her clothes and the aforementioned cho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2014

    100 Colorado Creatives: Kim Shively

    #5: Kim Shively One of Westword's newest crop of MasterMinds (all of whom will be honored this Saturday at Artopia 2014), Kim Shively expresses herself in images, rather than words, as a video artist and technician who'll take on any subject matter, from Wesley Willis to Lucha Libre wrestling, not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    David Byrne and St. Vincent at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield, 7/13/13

    DAVID BYRNE & ST. VINCENT @ DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS |7/13/12 When Annie Clark noted how the first time she had heard David Byrne's music was when she saw Revenge of the Nerds, we thought we knew what was coming next. Instead, though, Clark played "Cruel," one own of her songs. A light-hearted joke in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2012

    Local filmmakers tackle zombie culture with Doc of the Dead

    Denver has zombie walks, zombie proms, zombie races, zombie car washes and zombie fashion shows, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that a pair of Denver filmmakers have launched an ambitious zombie documentary. Alexandre O. Philippe and Robert Muratore, the pair behind the Star Wars doc The People ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2012

    SXSW travelogue: Wheelchair Sports Camp march for peace and makes dough busking

    Farewell, Austin: Kalyn here checking in for Wheelchair Sports Camp and Company's last night at SXSW! Grab a cup of coffee -- you missed a lot since our last check-in: We took our precious time getting out of our RV park home yesterday and loaded in our gear to The Jr (Emo's) at 6 p.m. On the way, I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2011

    Go to the movies tonight at Gorinto

    ​Gorinto, the weekly food-and-music joint at the Mercury Cafe, is known for bringing together eclectic bands with a $5 vegetarian meal. And tonight, they're adding film. Local filmmaker Kim Shively is curating a night filled to the brim with short films from local filmmakers, music, and as alw ... More >>

  • Film

    September 27, 2007

    Movie-Enhanced Art Mezzanine

    Concourse A at Denver International Airport

  • Music

    November 23, 2000


    Adrian Romero acquires a New York state of mind.