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Review: Vino and VanCo

By On July 1, 2014

Let me start out by saying that I am not a painter. The only art form I’ve ever excelled at is photography. That being said, I may have discovered some hidden talents… Read More


Whatcha Gonna Do? Black + White at the Center for Fine Art Photography

By On June 6, 2014

For me, there’s nothing quite as satisfying as developing my own film. Creating a work of art with a black and white film camera involves the ultimate use of creativity when shooting,… Read More

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Review: Downstream: Encounters with the Colorado River

By On May 20, 2014

It’s been said that it’s difficult to capture the beauty of an object with a single photo. That’s why Karen Halverson took a series of photographs of the Colorado River, from its… Read More


The Masks at MOA

By On April 28, 2014

A little over a year after I moved to Fort Collins, I drove by the most intriguing sign that was bannered against the wall of the old building at Oak & College.… Read More


First Friday Gallery Walk Photo Tour

By On March 11, 2014

The First Friday Gallery Walk is a great time to explore the many artists of Old Town. Unfortunately, the weather for exploring wasn’t that great last Friday. Luckily, I have a Gallery… Read More

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Whatcha Gonna Do? The Downtown Artery

By On November 9, 2013

The Downtown ARTERY (252 Linden Street) premiers the Acoustic Showcase Series to introduce new artists to the Fort Collins community, focusing on exceptional area youth musicians.  Come check out the Downtown Artery’s… Read More

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As more local galleries close, Downtown Artery opens a new space for visual artists to create and show their work

By On May 3, 2013

With Opiate Gallery closing and GNU: Experience Gallery weighing exit strategies, it hasn’t been a fun month to talk about Fort Collins art galleries. Fortunately there is a glimmer of hope on… Read More

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A GNU Fort Collins Art Gallery Closure Right Behind Opiate?

By On April 23, 2013

If you have been waiting to ‘like’ GNU: Experience Gallery on Facebook, you should really get on it. It turns out that may be the only presence left of the Fort Collins… Read More

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Is Fort Collins Beer Culture Drowning Out Art?

By On April 10, 2013

Last week we shared some news about another beloved Fort Collins art gallery closing. It prompted a number of deeply insightful comments from Fort Collins artists and art patrons. Entertaining Fort Collins… Read More

photo courtesy of Opiate Gallery Facebook page
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Another Devastating Fort Collins Art Gallery Closure

By On April 5, 2013

It brings me no joy to share this post today. Opiate Gallery, one of the last remaining progressive and contemporary Fort Collins art galleries will host their next-to-last artist reception tonight during… Read More