As the air gets cooler, the entertainment opportunities are heating up. This week you can learn about booze in an unusual place, meet artists from around the world and catch Clyfford Still in action -- all for free. Check out our complete list of events (free or not) on the online Westword calendar, ... More >>
The Golden Triangle is full of cultural amenities, large and small, from the Denver Art Museum to Walker Fine Art to the Clyfford Still Museum. But while you can find fine art in the area, maybe not it's not the right spot for fine dining. That's the theory of one reader, commenting on the recent c ... More >>
Happy Colorado Day! In honor of this state's birthday, you'll find plenty of free activities around town. Start the weekend out right with tonight's free screening in Civic Center Park of the original, 1969 True Grit , which was filmed in Western Colorado. The scenery is stunning, and so is John Way ... More >>
The Clyfford Still Museum and Swallow Hill Music Association are teaming up to bring art enthusiasts and music lovers two free lawn concerts this summer, starting this Friday, July 6. FaceMan and Rubedo will provide the entertainment at the inaugural event.
It's been an opinionated first round in this first week of the Cafe Society Street 16 neighborhood tournament ("Boulder's not a neighborhood!" "The more hipster neighborhood will win every time!") All part of the fun. Now for the final match-up in the first round, the Golden Triangle goes up agains ... More >>
The case of Carmen Tisch, the 36-year-old woman who scratched, punched, rubbed and then peed in close proximity to a $30 million painting at the new Clyfford Still Museum, is definitely weird. But it's certainly not the first act of strange art vandalism Colorado has seen (though it's in the running ... More >>
Self-portraitAs part of the event-hoopla surrounding the opening of the Clyfford Still Museum, Curious Theater will be putting on a play about Still's life. "[The Clyfford Still Museum] wanted to make a neighborhood artistic connection," says Curious education director Dee Covington. Over a y ... More >>
Scott Gessler.Denver blog posts are bite size. Colorado Independent's John Tomasic on the latest court to rule against Secretary of State Scott Gessler -- this time for overreaching on donation disclosure limits for issue committees. 5280's Geoff Van Dyke offers a Clyfford Still Museum prev ... More >>
For the past two years, the History Colorado Center has been going up at 12th Avenue and Broadway, but the public hasn't been allowed to see inside the state's new history museum -- until now. Tomorrow from 2 to 6:30 pm, the Urban Land Institute Colorado, a land-use research and education org ... More >>
Photos by James Mitchell Evans. Creative Music Works Thursday, June 20, 2008 Denver Art Museum Better than: A typical Thursday night at the DAM Last night, I walked into what has to be one of the strangest events that the two-year old Hamilton Building in the Denver Art Museum has put on. In a col ... More >>
A fabulous print show hangs at the Mizels Singer Gallery.