Arts and culture

Curated - November 30

Nov 30, 2015

 The Aspen Chapel Gallery opens its most popular show of the year tomorrow.

First Draft - Julia Fierro

Nov 30, 2015

  Julia Fierro is the author of the novels Cutting Teeth and the forthcoming The Gypsy Moth Summer.

Week in the Arts - November 30th

Nov 30, 2015

Trout Steak Revival plays at the Belly Up on Wednesday. Denver’s Westword magazine has called them one of Colorado’s great bluegrass bands.


Thursday at the Red Onion, Damian Smith and Dennis Jung perform. They take the stage at 10 p.m..


The show “My Favorite Things” opens at the Red Brick Center for the Arts in Aspen. The gallery plays off of the famous holiday-themed song.


Wheeler Opera House reaches out to other arts orgs

Nov 25, 2015
Aspen Snowmass

The Wheeler Opera House unveiled its slate of events for the coming months last week. Film, music and comedy are all on the agenda, but also making appearances are more local arts groups than usual.

Anderson Ranch digs into archives for print sale

Nov 25, 2015
Courtesy, Anderson Ranch Arts Center

The Anderson Ranch Arts center opens a sale of prints from its catalogue on Friday.

Local artists featured in World Cup

Nov 25, 2015
Patrick Fort / Aspen Public Radio

The World Cup racers hit the slopes on Friday, but there’s more to the event than just skiing.

First Draft - Michelle Brafman

Nov 23, 2015

Michelle Brafman is the author of Washing the Dead.  She earned an MA in fiction from Johns Hopkins University where she now teaches.  Her writing has appeared in Slate, The Washington Post, Tablet, Lilith Magazine and The Los Angeles Review of Books

With new leadership comes a new name for the Wyly

Nov 23, 2015
Courtesy, Wyly Art Center.

Genna Moe is the new executive director of the Wyly. Or Art Base. Whichever you want to call it, because the group is slowly rolling out their name change. No new logo yet. No changes to signage on the building. No new website. Yet. But one thing that isn’t changing is what Genna says is their ability to represent the whole valley.

Curated - November 23rd

Nov 23, 2015