All posts by Kelsey Dayton

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    CREATIVE PEAKS II: Tribal Shred

    Native kids trade reservation for turns this week. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Long before the gondola or the aerial tram—before Jackson Hole Mountain Resort was even an idea— it, and the land around Jackson, provided hunting grounds...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Wall Stunners

    Lo-Fi art show hangs sketches and affordable works. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Aquick sketch on paper is so immediate an artist might not even realize its value. Yet these quick drawings can become important work, not just...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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  • Ingurgitating soup becomes a multi-sensory experience when it is sipped from one of these vessels. (Photo: art association)
    CREATIVE PEAKS II: Super Bowls

    Sip your soup from a work of art. JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A bowl might seem basic at first, but when left in the hands of 15 Jackson Hole artists, the possibilities are endless. Ginger Burley carved pebble patterns...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • Valley doc Marc Domsky unveils his new book Friday at Asymbol that captures phallus images found throughout Bhutan along with slices of Bhutanese life. (Photo: Marc Domsky)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Hard Imagery

    New book explores a Bhutanese obsession that incites American discomfort. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Marc Domsky heard about the phallus images in Bhutan before he first visited in 2012. The anesthesiologist expected to see a few and thought...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Of Clay We are Created

    Figurative sculpture kicks off Center’s 2016 art season in high relief. Jackson, WY – The lunch lady wears a hairnet, collared shirt and glasses. She is the cafeteria worker we all know and remember, and she is...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Stage Savoir-Faire

    Renowned storytellers bring Moth Mainstage to the Center. Jackson, WY – There is only one thing you have to do when you attend the Moth Mainstage: Listen. If you can abandon expectations, forget about your cell phone,...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Drag Delights

    The Center gets glammed up with new age vaudeville acrobatics. Jackson, WY – Burlesque, aerial stunts and tumbling in six-inch heels, the Caravan of Glam has it all. “It basically encompasses everything you see when you go...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Feathery Finesse

    Artist uses watercolors and feathers to explore the natural world and our relation to place.  Jackson, WY – A few years ago Camille Davis discovered several woodpecker feathers while out on a hike. Their beauty struck the artist...

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Gutsy Tale Tellers

    The library’s Story Slam returns with an adrenaline-pumping theme. Jackson, WY – To bide his time while farming bananas in Hawaii, Mac Dukart listened to The Moth podcast, which featured people telling personal, true stories. He loved...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Vertical Dreams

    An image long etched in Mike Tierney’s mind has become a powerful piece for snow loving masses. Jackson, WY – Mike Tierney had to think hard before he agreed to enter a contest to create artwork for...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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