All posts by Kelsey Dayton

  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Time and spaces

    Local artists dream up new views of their environments Scotty Craighead, like so many Jackson residents, regularly walks his dog along the Snake River dike. But for Craighead, the walk provides more than just exercise for his...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Ranch fete

    Food, art, music coalesce at Lockharts Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Every day hundreds of drivers zoom by an open field on Highway 89 without thinking twice. That expanse is part of the Lockhart Ranch, one of the...

    • Posted August 18, 2015
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Storytelling dynamo

    When spoken word and dance combine Jackson Hole, Wyoming – About two years ago, one of the dancers of the  Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company asked one of its founders, Bill Jones, where his interests now...

    • Posted August 11, 2015
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Peace project

    Artist explores ancient Japanese symbolism in new show Jackson, WY – There is an ancient Japanese legend that says whoever folds 1,000 paper cranes will receive one wish. It was the story that inspired a young girl,...

    • Posted August 4, 2015
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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