All posts tagged "jackson hole art"

  • 150805CreativePeaks-1
    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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  • This ink on paper work, ‘But Mom... Everyone’s wearing them!’ hangs in Jenny Dowd’s latest show at the Center Theater Gallery.
(Credit: Jenny Dowd)
    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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  • THEM ON US

    Town as art Jackson, Wyoming – The Aspen Daily News reported Jackson Hole was chosen as the No. 3 best small town in the annual Arts Vibrancy Index by the National Center for Arts Research. The report...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • 041515planetpick.untitled
    Photo contest garners stirring moments

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The other day two local artists were lamenting technology’s impact on photography. “It’s lost some of its romanticism,” one artist mused of the process. “The days of spending hours in the dark room...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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    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
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  • 102214culturefront.lead
    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
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    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
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  • 092414culturefront.lead
    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
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  • 082714culture.aw1
    CULTURE FRONT: Wallis returns to da streets

    Planet Jackson Hole: You’ve transitioned from making work about rappers to creating prints of drug dealers and gangsters. Tell me why. Aaron Wallis: I felt that, to a certain extent, some rappers are actors glorifying a gangster...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • 082714POPlead
    Power to the pedestrian

    The POP experiment hijacks Deloney Street. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – For many of us, Jackson Hole encapsulates an air of possibility. But while our natural arenas unleash potential for individual progress, we’re left with few public spaces...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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