All posts by Meg Daly
FEATURE STORY: New American Anthem
Ahead of her valley debut, Claudia Rankine delves into Citizen, race struggles. “I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me. Like the bodiless heads you see sometimes in circus sideshows, it is as though...
- Posted April 14, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Creative madness at Artlab Open Studios
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Back in the day — or, really, only a few years ago — when Teton Artlab started the Factory Studios, their occasional Open Studio nights were one of the hottest, hippest events in...
- Posted March 31, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Revealing Wyoming’s flavors, complexities
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – There’s a wonderful culture clash going on over at the Art Association (and I’m not talking about Mark Nowlin’s dapper sweater vests juxtaposed with Sam Dowd’s clay-crusted jeans). I recently revisited the “Portrait...
- Posted March 18, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Jackson creative reinvents herself
Shari Brownfield is an art-world dynamo. I met Shari a few years ago when she was in the thick of running her successful children’s clothing company, Soren Lorensen Design. When bulk production proved untenable for the hand-made...
- Posted March 3, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Look up! Art exhibit surveys ‘Our UpYard’
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.” – Stephen Hawking As...
- Posted February 17, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Poetic prowess at the library
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A few weeks ago, the small town of Ethete, Wyoming, was home to a minor literary first. Wyoming poets David Romtvedt and Matt Daly were in residence at Wind River Tribal College for...
- Posted February 3, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: New life in the lab
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Teton Artlab welcomed two inaugural residents to its newly revamped and expanded visiting artist residency program. Massachusetts-based David Buckley Borden and Sicilian-born Carmelo Midili have been busy making art and hobnobbing with artists...
- Posted January 20, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Art shares showcase local talent
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Community Supported Art Jackson Hole is gearing up for its second season of community fostered art. Nine artists will craft individual works of art for 40 shareholders who have invested up front in...
- Posted January 6, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: A world of words at Tayloe Piggott
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When you step inside Tayloe Piggott Gallery, be prepared to enter two distinct yet related conversations. The concurrent shows, “Mari Andrews: Gravitational Pull” and “Paronomasia” (both hanging through February 7, 2015), invite...
- Posted December 23, 2014
HAVE A MINDFUL HOLIDAY
Enjoy your presence, take time to smell the evergreens Jackson Hole, Wyoming – There’s a great scene in the 1995 movie Home for the Holidays in which the family patriarch, Henry Larson (played by Charles Durning), gives...
- Posted December 16, 2014