Stefan Herrera

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    Denver Psych Fest Proved the Diversity of Denver's Modern Psychedelic Music Scene

    Spread across two venues two blocks apart, four stages between them, Denver Psych Fest, in its second year, proved a memorable experience. The walk between the Larimer Lounge and the Savoy Events Center -- as well as the Big Wonderful Sustainability Park between them -- was easy to navigate, and th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2014

    Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Gretchen Marie Schaefer

    #68: Gretchen Marie Schaefer Artist Gretchen Marie Schaefer, another TANK Studio member with roots as a RedLine resident, explores issues of mortality, decay and rebirth in two and three dimensions, building installations that take off from where her drawings leave off, using and reusing materials ... More >>

  • 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

    April 23, 2014

    At the Aurora mall with Cop Circles' Luke Leavitt

    Luke Leavitt is sitting in the food court at the Town Center mall in Aurora for the second time in a week. At other tables are families with strollers, couples and groups of friends enjoying the cuisine at hand. It's mostly fast-food fare, but there is also what appears to be an independent establis ... 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 >>