Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

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

art-o-mat

Art-O-Mat Dispenses Creativity

I stand in front of the Art-o-mat at Ivywild School, surveying the tiny artwork for sale from this vending machine for only $5 each....
josep cabal-domech conducts colorado springs philharmonic

Colorado Springs Philharmonic: Raising the Baton – and the Bar

In 2011, Josep Caballé-Domenech burst upon the Springs classical music scene like a fireball: smart, passionate, deeply knowledgeable about the repertoire, and perhaps most...
river arkansas band shot

Behind the Scenes of The River Arkansas “All the Way Down” Video

Following the March 2017 You Animal, The River Arkansas recently released the first video from the album: “All the Way Down.” Check it out,...
josh kennard love sculpture

Love and Sculpture: A Q&A with Josh Kennard

Colorado Springs native Josh Kennard makes art to elevate his hometown’s narrative about itself. His Art on the Streets sculpture Nothing Greater Than/Less Than...
Ailey II dance

Art of Motion: Ent Center Dance

The dance scene leaps forward as the Ent Center for the Arts brings three renowned companies to town in its opening season. First, the...
Pikes Peak Library District takes on COVID-19

Your PPLD Library Card Has Superpowers

If your idea of the public library is the antiquated knowledge repository of yore, then you probably haven’t been paying attention. But all the...
mutton bustin at COS rodeo

Summer Rodeo Roundup

Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo This granddaddy of the local rodeo scene boasts classic pro rodeo tradition. Rodeo Days kick off July 11 at 6:30...
Paintings in the Fable exhibit by Shannon Dunn at Kreuser Gallery, part of Virtual First Friday

Local Arts and Entertainment in Your Living Room

“The internet has suddenly become the new stage,” says Andy Vick, executive director of the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region.  That’s what happens...

Waltz Away

Stepping into a Broadmoor Waltz Club ball is like stepping back into history. Ladies in full-length formal gowns twirl under the chandeliers in the Grand...
musical swings and gazebo at green box arts festival

Inside the Musical Swings at Green Box Arts Festival

When planning for the 10th anniversary of the Green Box Arts Festival, co-founder Christian Keesee discovered that The Musical Swings was the most popular...
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