The 2011 BIG FEED

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Photograph from a previous BIG FEED; Richard Saxton Next month (October 15-16) the M12 art collective will host their annual BIG FEED celebration at the Yuma, Colorado Fairgrounds….

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The Yuma Project: Adrianna Santiago

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Adrianna with Yuma residents in Shop All; Richard Saxton Today we have the honor of presenting Adrianna Santiago’s work from Yuma. Below we’ll feature Ms. Santiago, in some…

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The Yuma Project: You Jin Seo

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

At You Jin Seo’s installation; Richard Saxton For more information on the work of Richard Saxton and his students in Yuma, Colorado, please see our introductory article. Today…

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The Vernacular: A Freak Of The Wild And Woolly West

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Casper, Wyoming Sept. 6, 1914 Dear Ma: At last I am here and like it very much. This is a great country. The people are so sociable one…

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Introducing The Yuma Project

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Yuma, Colorado; from the Baseline Group flickr page Today we’re excited to present The Yuma Project, a collaboration between art students at The University of Colorado-Boulder and the…

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Contexts: Benton Flippen and Gillian Welch

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

 photograph courtesy the Music Maker Relief Foundation Today the Southern Folklife Collection is reporting that the legendary Mount Airy fiddler Benton Flippen has passed away. We had a…

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From Extraction to Preservation in Colorado

Monday, June 13, 2011

This morning on NPR’s Neda Ulaby submitted a report from Ignacio, Colorado, the site of the recently-completed Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum–a $38 million dollar building that…

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Filming The Land Arts Of The American West

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Sunny Tang at Point Sublime, North Rim of the Grand Canyon, Arizona, 9-2-2010; Land Arts Filmmaker Sam Douglas is currently raising funds on the USA Artists crowd-funding site…

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Contexts: Crooked Roads, Quilts and Meth

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

From considering Gabriel García Márquez’s imagined Macondo to the confluences of Christo and federal land-use, we turn today in our Contexts series to one of the most valuable…

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Native American Basketry: A Living Tradition

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The Autry National Center in Los Angeles is currently offering The Art of Native American Basketry: A Living Tradition, a wide-ranging look into the basket arts across cultures…

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