All posts by Kelsey Dayton
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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