All posts by Kelsey Dayton

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    THE ARTS: Skeletal scenes

    Dusting off bones to see a differed view of the West Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When Rebecca Mortensen took an interest in drawing and painting, her uncle, Jackson sculptor John Mortensen, gave her some advice. Start with...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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    Riotous sequel pokes more fun at Jackson life

    Jackson, Wyoming – The voices entered through a window — a guy and a girl who’d clearly been drinking. It was 1 a.m. Andrew Munz grabbed his phone and started recording. It wasn’t a break-up, or make-up,...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • ‘Cuscus Bones’ by Camille Davis (oil on canvas).
    Daly Projects celebrates divergent roster with new show

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Daly Projects opened about a month ago and it’s now time for Jackson to meet all of its creative components. The new show, “Diverse Works,” debuting Friday features the 11 artists owner Meg...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • ‘Gros Ventre’ by Todd Kosharek.
    ART FEATURE: Daly Projects delivers new energy

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A little off the main tourist path around Town Square, away from the galleries featuring wildlife bronzes and cowboy paintings, is one of those places Meg Daly hopes people will seek out as...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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    MOMIX: A dance of illusion

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Moses Pendleton wasn’t a dancer. He was an aspiring downhill skier raised on a farm in Vermont, who each year traveled to Mount Hood to train with the Austrian ski team. When he...

    • Posted January 27, 2015
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  • Peace activist and international negotiator Gershon Baskin. Photo credit: Jackson Hole Jewish Community
    SPECIAL EVENT: Peace activist talks Israel and Palestine

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Ben Scher doesn’t care what Gershon Baskin talks about when he speaks to the junior’s current affairs class and Model United Nations Club at Jackson Hole Community School. “He can do any talk...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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    SPECIAL EVENT: Juggling comedy and innovation

    Moschen and Berky reunite on Center stage Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In the late 1970s, a producer in New York City introduced Bob Berky to Michael Moschen, starting a more than 10-year partnership in which the two...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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    Dance from the ground up

    JACKSON, WYO – Annual show produced entirely by students Ruby Jones was interviewing at her dream school, the London Contemporary Dance School, when the dean asked her what made her special as a dancer. She told of...

    • Posted May 6, 2014
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    Sew-ing Entrepreneurs

    JACKSON, WYO – Jackson Hole provides the inspiration for lifestyle-clothing manufacturers There is a mystique in Jackson that draws visitors, captivates locals and fosters creativity. It is that mystique that some Jackson-based clothing companies credit for inspiration...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Josh Griffith, Kjera Strom-Henrie and Andrew Munz in ‘I Can Ski Forever.’ Photo credit: Mary Grossman
    CULTURE MATTERS: Munz’s new show takes poke at Jackson ski scene

    Let’s just get it out there: Andy Munz hasn’t been skiing this year. In fact, he hasn’t skied in two years. He sold his gear before moving to Chicago and hasn’t been able to afford to buy...

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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