Wyoming Arts Council

Jared Rogerson debuts new CD April 17

WAC roster artist Jared Rogerson debuts his third CD, “Dirt,” on Wednesday, April 17, at the Sublette County Public Library in his hometown of Pinedale. Social hours is from 6-7 p.m., with music from 7-8:30 p.m. Admission is free and all ages are welcome. Here’s some info about the CD from Jared’s web site: It
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Wyoming Artists Association convention returns to Cheyenne May 3-5

The Wyoming Artists Association will hold its annual convention May 3-5 at the Laramie County Fairgrounds east of Cheyenne. The gathering features a juried art show, a quick-draw competition, an “Artists Anonymous Sale,” a pastel workshop with Diane Edwards and an oil painting workshop with Rene Piskorski. An awards banquet will be held Saturday night
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Violinist and actor/comedian team up for spring Piatigorsky Tour of Wyoming

For the tenth consecutive year, the Muriel & Seymour Thickman Family Charitable Trust in Sheridan is funding The Piatigorsky Foundation’s tour of Wyoming. In an effort to serve more communities, two tours have been planned for the state this year. The spring tour, beginning in Sheridan on April 8 and concluding on April 14 in
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“Judy Pfaff: Come What May” exhibit opens March 30 at UW Art Museum

A solo exhibition by UW Eminent Artist in Residence Judy Pfaff will open Saturday, March 30, at the University of Wyoming Art Museum in Laramie. “Judy Pfaff: Come What May” features large mixed media sculpture and two-dimensional works. Considered a pioneer of installation art in the 1970s, Pfaff is known for her site-specific installations that
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"Judy Pfaff: Come What May" exhibit opens March 30 at UW Art Museum

A solo exhibition by UW Eminent Artist in Residence Judy Pfaff will open Saturday, March 30, at the University of Wyoming Art Museum in Laramie. “Judy Pfaff: Come What May” features large mixed media sculpture and two-dimensional works. Considered a pioneer of installation art in the 1970s, Pfaff is known for her site-specific installations that
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Historic Artwork On Display at Wyoming State Capitol

This news comes from David Newell, curator of art at the Wyoming State Museum in Cheyenne: A remarkable collection of oil paintings, created by Montana artist J.K. Ralston, is now on display at the Wyoming State Capitol. The 24 paintings in the collection document significant events in the life of Shoshone Chief Washakie. “From 1945
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Connie Gibbons steps down as executive director of the NIC; search on for replacement

From a press release: The Board of Directors of the Nicolaysen Art Museum today announces that its Executive Director, Connie Gibbons, will take up a position beginning in June with the Mulvane Art Museum at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas. Gibbons made the decision to leave the NIC to be closer to her family, and
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Wyoming Poetry Out Loud champ rehearses for national finals in Washington, D.C.

Wyoming Poetry Out Loud champion Sara Ellingrod (shown in photo above), a student at Arvada-Clearmont High School, is coached on March 18 by poet Jim Coppoc, who teaches at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Also in the photo is Sara’s teacher, Linda Crawford. Sara will be rehearsing poems for the next month in preparation
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Mac Miller, Sean Kingston and New Boyz perform at UW April 13

Press release by Brittany Perez, UW Institutional Communications Intern: “1, 2, 3, 4, some crazy kids come and knocked upon your door. So let ‘em in, let ‘em in, let ‘em in…. Join the K.I.D.S. and have the best day ever.” Those lyrics from a pair of popular Mac Miller tunes will be rapped at
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Mac Miller, Sean Kingston and New Boyz perform at UW April 13

Press release by Brittany Perez, UW Institutional Communications Intern: “1, 2, 3, 4, some crazy kids come and knocked upon your door. So let ‘em in, let ‘em in, let ‘em in…. Join the K.I.D.S. and have the best day ever.” Those lyrics from a pair of popular Mac Miller tunes will be rapped at
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