All posts tagged "Culture Front"
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
CULTURE FRONT: As important as hospitals and highways
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In a series of casual conversations, Culture Front and Center of Wonder discuss creating a cultural strategy for Jackson Hole. Last time we met, Center of Wonder presented an idea to create a...
- Posted October 21, 2014
CULTURE FRONT: Preserving fleeting messages
In a culture of increasing ephemera, even our communication can have a throwaway quality. Dashed off emails. Texting on the fly. Messaging in shorthand. It’s like we leave a trail of babble behind ourselves, littering the virtual...
- Posted October 8, 2014
CULTURE FRONT: ‘Banjostand’ to exude temporary tunes
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It’s true that anywhere you turn here in the great “Montropolis” of Jackson Hole you can hit an artist with a snowball. Just as legit is how many places in the country...
- Posted September 24, 2014
CULTURE FRONT: Have stories, will travel
Jackson Hole, Wyoming — I sat down for lunch recently with Story Clark, founder of the mobile app TravelStorysGPS. Though the app’s name sounds eponymous, it’s only coincidence. However, Clark is an advocate of storytelling, and...
- Posted September 17, 2014
CULTURE FRONT: Play publicizes local plight
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – You were kicked out of your apartment because the landlord wouldn’t wait the extra few days for the rent check. Your small children are cold and hungry. Nights are getting colder, and you...
- Posted August 20, 2014
CULTURE FRONT: Artists need housing too
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In most American communities, having a significant portion of a workforce living out of cars or tents would be seen as evidence of poverty. But in Jackson, seasonal workers, undocumented workers, service industry...
- Posted August 13, 2014
CULTURE FRONT: Art safari in Mile High City
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Last weekend, in need of an arts infusion, my friend and I boarded a Frontier flight to Denver. We had 36 hours at our disposal – enough time to take a few bites...
- Posted July 10, 2014
THIS WEEK 1.30.13
Wednesday Happy hour for homes Join Habitat for a happy hour supporting DIGS (Dedicated Individuals Giving and Serving). The group raises funds, increases awareness and recruits volunteers for Habitat. Habitat DIGS, 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, at...
- Posted January 30, 2013