Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Stay updated on everything to know about the local art and culture.

Q&A: Sculptor Pard Morrison

I first met Pard Morrison a decade ago. I asked him what he did for a living and his reply was simple: "I'm a...

The Art of Haiti

Against a backdrop of colonization, slavery, the world's only successful slave rebellion, and an arduous journey of self-government, Haitian artists have sought to define...
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MeadowGrass Celebrates 10 Years

In May 2009, around 300 music lovers gathered under the ponderosa pines at La Foret Conference Center in Black Forest for the first MeadowGrass...
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Fun and Games

Overdrive Raceway The Scene: Fuel your Indy car dreams at the nation's first two-story, indoor, electric go-kart track. Kids and adults (13 years, 56 inches...
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Popping the Question: Pro Tips for Photographing Your Proposal

When it comes to popping the question, seasoned Springs wedding and engagement photographers Allison Daniell, of Stellar Propeller Studio, and Adonye Jaja have seen...
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Floyd D. Tunson Is Not Done Yet

At 42-feet wide, Untitled 147 goes and goes and goes. Order nips at the heels of chaos as color and form swoop and drip,...
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Fannie Mae Duncan’s Cotton Club: Improvisation and Integration

Everybody welcome. The sign in the window proclaimed it. And during the 1950s and '60s, the Cotton Club was "the one place where blacks...

Trivia Night in the Springs

Everyone has a friend (or two) who knows the artist and name of every song, the name of obscure historical figures and why they're...
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Peak Arts Prize Debuts

Seven local artists and arts organizations have a chance to win big this March. The Peak Arts Prize is a new grant contest that...
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Wine Festival of Colorado Springs: Toast to French Wines

While a wine tour of Southern France may sound like a once-in-a-lifetime vacation, there's no need to jump on a plane when you can...