The Art of Tableau

The curtains rise, the lights blaze on, you freeze in place and without saying a word, your body tells the story. If you were an actor or actress participating in a tableau this may be your experience. A tableau is a theatrical technique where all the actor(esse)s on the stage freeze in place to emphasize […]

When Iron Melts

The sun sets and the world slowly begins to dim from a golden light to blue, and finally to rich purples, greens, blues, and grays of night. But not for long; the students from the University of Colorado Denver’s (UCD) sculpture program and other area metalsmiths have their own idea of how to light up […]

Murals, murals, murals

Out and About: Within the last several years, many murals have popped up along the Cherry Creek and bike path. These works are artistically interesting but also are thought to be a way to prevent graffiti.  These murals are scattered along the walls of the creek from Confluence Park as far as Broadway. Perhaps the […]

Cherry Creek Arts Festival

Out and About This weekend is the Cherry Creek Arts Festival. This is a fun festival to see art, eat delicious food, and listen to great music.  It runs from July 3rd to July 5th. Please visit their website (http://cherrycreekartsfestival.org/) for times and other details. I recommend attending the festival in the evening or early […]

Chalk Arts Festival

Out and About This coming weekend is the Chalk Art Festival. It will take place in Downtown Denver on Larimer square. To find further details please visit their website: http://www.larimerarts.org/festival-info/denver-chalk-art-festival/. This is a wonderful event to see artists of all levels creating works of art on the pavement of Larimer square. Bring the family, and […]