Michael Paglia visits the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center and Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities in this week's review. Both of these exhibits focus on linear art. The show at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is a solo exhibit centered around Charles Bunnell, a key pioneer of vanguard art ... More >>
When we think of the art of Taos, the first image we usually conjure up is the landscape, colored in the tones of the mountain Southwest. Yet that's not what all Taos art turns out to be, especially in contemporary times, as artists continue to flock to northern New Mexico to tune out of the status ... More >>
Peter Hessler.Colorado-based writer Peter Hessler, best known for his articles and books on China, won a MacArthur Fellowship. Colloquially called the "genius" grant, the $500,000 award, paid out over five years, is a blank check for the recipient to pursue his or her creative ambitions. For ... More >>
Bill Pullman and Julia Ormond in a scene from director Jennifer Lynch's "Surveillance." It's been a long time between films for director Jennifer Lynch, whose latest offering, Surveillance, unspools today at the Chez Artiste. Her debut, 1993's Boxing Helena, about a surgeon (Julian Sands) who preve ... More >>
Brief sketches of what's happening in the Denver art scene.
The interconnected art traditions of Colorado and New Mexico are showcased in area exhibits.