The work of Takashi Murakami has been chosen to be printed on Aspen Snowmass lift tickets this fall. The Japanese artist is known for his bright pop-art stylings and anime and manga style. His characters, KaiKai and Kiki, are just two personalities that are featured in the four brightly colored portraits that will be seen on the slopes this year. Pom, a brown and white terrier, sits proudly under a blue sky. Dozens of smiling daisies stare back at you, reminiscent of an intense psychedelic...
Nation & World
Base 2 Lodge Debate
APR presents a live panel discussion at The Belly Up in Aspen
Arts & Culture
It’s a big week at the Belly Up in Aspen this week. Three notable acts are coming through. For you Dead-heads, Dark Star Orchestra plays on Thursday. Reggae more your thing? UB40 comes into town on Saturday. For a more “underground” option, there is Berkeley-based rapper, Lyrics Born, on Tuesday. Author Moira Crone comes to the Wood Creek Community Center on Thursday for a reading and public talk about her work. In addition to her newest book, “The Ice Garden”, she has been published in The...
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