All posts by Kelsey Dayton

  • ‘Ignis Anima’ is an interactive art show where art lovers, paint brushes and the naked body coalesce. (Photo: ignis anima)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Souls Ignited

    Multi-faceted performance includes a mosaic of music, dance, film and plenty of paint. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There is a process called trophic cascade, when a predator population changes, it impacts populations of species down the food...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Dimensional Dexterity

    Hladky’s paintings-cum-sculptures pop to life with textures and layers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – We are inundated with images. Commercial images are increasingly creeping into our personal space, disguised to look like the pictures we take to document...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Quiet Cues

    New Riot Act production delves into communication folly. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There’s always nerves when starting a new show, but directing “Tribes,” by Nina Raine, had a new set of challenges for Macey Mott. She worried...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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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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