There's a bizarre alternate reality on the Internet when it comes to Denver -- there's the city we know and the city being sold to out-of-towners through fake blogs on real estate websites, like this list: "27 Things People From Denver Have to Explain to Out-Of-Towners." The problem with these listi ... More >>
The latest venture of Tran Wills, Base Coat Modern Nail Salon X Gallery will celebrate its grand opening this Saturday, September 14, when the combination nail salon/art gallery joins the lineup on Tennyson Street in the Berkeley neighborhood. Wills, whose name has become synonymous with style and ... More >>
Bicycle vs. Homing Pigeon vs. Moped from Village Voice Media on Vimeo.We've been rolling off lists this week like there's no tomorrow, and maybe there isn't, considering that pesky 2012 Mayan prophecy and all that. Earlier this week, Jef Otte presented his 10 best moments in Denver arts list, riffin ... More >>
This girl agrees that art about bikes is awesome. Consensus can be a tough thing to find among the disparate factions of the cycling community in Denver -- Critical Mass, the Cherry Creek bike trail and the use of gears are some common areas of contention -- but it appears there is at least o ... More >>
The gods were smiling on Saturday night, when the food trucks lined up on Larimer Street and Tran and Josh Wills rolled up their Super Ordinary Gallery's garage door on Microclimates, a finished Kickstarter project by Samuel Schimek and Rob Mack that comprises three environments based on the ... More >>
RiNo's relatively new Second Saturday phenomenon continues to gather steam tomorrow, with gallery open houses and openings at Wazee Union/Walnut Workshop, Plinth Gallery, DesignHaus Denver, Crema Coffee House, Ice Cube Gallery, Pattern Shop Studio and the Laura Moretz Studio at Taxi. Depend ... More >>
Pavel Matela, "Parasites," 2010. RedLine Gallery. It wasn't First Friday or even Second Saturday, for that matter, but last Friday night was still art-heavy with receptions as the Month of Photography progresses. A lot of people, I found out, were over at Belmar, ringing in Feminine Influen ... More >>
Courtesy Queen Anne Bed & Breakfast.When the local design- and fashion-savvy entrepreneurial couple Tran and Josh Wills visit other cities, they don't look first for the typical tourist attractions and destinations. "We try to hit the Plastic Chapels, the Mona Lucero Design Boutiques in other ... More >>
Big ideas take time to hatch, and for that reason Denver artists Rob Mack and Samuel Schimek have already announced their joint exhibition, Microclimates, which they describe as a large-scale graphic art environment in three distinctive parts and will open in June at Super Ordinary Gallery (a ... More >>
The bikes the thing on East Colfax Avenue.
A painting a day keeps the gloomy monotony of nine-to-five corporate clock-punching away. That’s the idea behind www.30days30pieces.com, the brainchild of David Schell, a Denver graphic designer who decided he needed to structure creative motivation into his life so he could get back to his heady ... More >>
Update: The Shoppe is now open for business. Get a look inside with this slide show by Molly Kreck. In its December issue, Men's Health magazine named Denver the "Most Dangerously Drunk City" in America. It makes sense: Denverites can count on one shaking hand the social spaces that are sober and o ... More >>
Tran and Josh Wills are on an arts-and-crafts mission.
Help celebrate the Fabric Lab's fifth birthday.
The mannequins will be the only ones not moving during False Idols.