All posts tagged "public art"

  • Art Beacon: Jackson’s public art instillation is a crowdsourced work of wonder

    People started taking photos before they were even done. During construction, when ice luminaries sat on the ground and the wall wasn’t even built, people asked if they could sneak in for a photo. Sometimes Bland Hoke...

    • Posted January 4, 2018
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  • FEATURE: Art Fueled Revolution

    A new exhibit on the housing crisis reminds viewers the integral role art plays in politics and society. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In any fractious election year, you can be certain that artists will have a field...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Tell No One

    Selling difficult moments in the name of art. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I don’t necessarily consider myself a visual artist. Yes, writing is more or less visual, and I’ve been on stage more times than I can count,...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Highbrow Hog Island

    Public art to heighten Hoback sophistication. Jackson, WY – Carry Gervaise, director of the Greater Hog Island/Hoback Public Art Task Force, presented conceptual drawings for a public art project during the Hog Island Council meeting last week....

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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  • PROPS & DISSES

    Wildlife woes  Jackson, Wyoming – Spring is the roughest time for wildlife. Ungulates are weak, but still calving and fawning. Carnivores are hungry after a long winter of slim pickings. Omnivores, those that hibernate, are grouchy and...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • 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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  • Culture Front: Public spaces fashioned for the people

    Jackson Hole, WYO – “Placemaking” is a bit of a buzzword in the arts. Sometimes associated with Richard Florida’s 2004 powerhouse book, The Rise of the Creative Class, placemaking is a movement that begun in the 1970s...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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