All posts by Kelsey Dayton

About Kelsey Dayton

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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Center style

    Esperanza Spalding laces audience with innovative music and performance Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When Shannon McCormick first heard about Esperanza Spalding eight years ago, the Center for the Arts programming director knew immediately the young composer and...

    • Posted July 28, 2015
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  • Pro-rider Travis Rice and artist Tim Tomkinson collaborated on a design, now available as a poster print, invoking the essence of Wyoming. (Photo: Asymbol Gallery)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Cowboy State cool

    T. Rice teamed up with artist to promote Wyo. flavors, now available for your wall  Jackson Hole, Wyoming  It’s easy to forget there is more to Wyoming than the stunning Tetons, but snowboarder Travis Rice and artist...

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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  • From performances and classes to open rehearsals, New York City Ballet Moves delivers a bevy of interactive events this week. (Photo: Paul Kolnik/dancers’ workshop)
    MOVE: Big Apple ballet

    Renowned dance company returns with myriad offerings Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Years ago, when Noelle Houser, now 17, was a little girl, she watched the New York City Ballet perform the “Nutcracker,” in New York City. Afterward...

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Affable animals

    Teton Artlab resident gives creatures human life Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Growing up in rural Iowa, Adonna Khare spent her days outside exploring the natural world. She, along with her family, would make up stories along the...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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  • ‘On the Way to Breakfast,’ by Katy Ann Fox.
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Whimsical, candid and bright

    Oil and clay coalesce for Daly Projects’ new show Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Meg Daly always loves entering her gallery, Daly Projects, and seeing the contemporary work on its walls. It’s always intriguing, thought provoking and beautiful....

    • Posted July 7, 2015
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  • This ink on paper work, ‘But Mom... Everyone’s wearing them!’ hangs in Jenny Dowd’s latest show at the Center Theater Gallery.
(Credit: Jenny Dowd)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Inanimate actors

    Jenny Dowd gives objects personality and attitude Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Jenny Dowd doesn’t like rooms with only one chair in them. She wonders if the chair gets lonely when the room is void of people. “I...

    • Posted June 30, 2015
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  • Contemporary Dance Wyoming performed an excerpt from  ‘Eyeing the Needle,’ during a summer preview last month at Tayloe Piggott Gallery. (Photo:  Jeffrey Kaphan)
    A&E: The delicate balance of life and dance

    Relationships, personality explored in CDW performance Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Years ago, before Babs Case even moved to Jackson, she was shopping in Salt Lake City when she noticed the telltale signs of a dancer in the...

    • Posted June 16, 2015
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    A&E VISUAL ART: Smooth juxtaposition

    Contemporary photos, paintings combine in Daly Projects new show Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It takes a second look to really understand what you are seeing when you take in a photograph by Ed Lavino or a painting...

    • Posted June 9, 2015
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    Wyoming inspired hues

    For Pamela Gibson, different environs ushered her work into a new sphere Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A lot of things changed for Pamela Gibson when she moved to Jackson from Portland, Ore., about six years ago. Gibson was a...

    • Posted June 3, 2015
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  • Yellow Rose, 28-color silksceen on musuem board, 40’ x 31 by Donald Baechler
    ART FEATURE: New works alight at Tayloe Piggot Gallery

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – One of America’s most celebrated contemporary artists will debut brand new work at Tayloe Piggott gallery this weekend. Donald Baechler’s “Six Roses” features newly completed silk screens that have yet to be shown...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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