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Jackson Hole the hub of cutting-edge Western design in September

News about the upcoming Western Design Conference: The Western Design Conference (WDC), the world’s preeminent exhibition of Western furniture, fashion and accessories, returns to Jackson, Wyo.,September 4 – 7, 2014, with a new owner and expanded reach into Western home design and trends. Allison Merritt purchased the WDC after seven years as the conference’s Events Manager, continuing
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Call for entries: Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition

  Attention Wyoming artists! The call for entries for the Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition is now available on CaFE. The deadline is September 7. Artists can register for free on CaFE and there is no fee to enter the competition. Artists may enter a maximum of three pieces of artwork to be considered for the exhibition. The
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Wine on the River a benefit for 2014-2015 Wyoming Symphony season

From the Casper Journal: At 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra will host the 8th annual Wine on the River to benefit its 2014-2015 concert season. A live auction will begin later in the evening and will feature travel, vacation, art and adventure packages. Specific package details will be released closer to
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wdc 2014

Jackson Hole the hub of cutting-edge Western design in September

News about the upcoming Western Design Conference: The Western Design Conference (WDC), the world’s preeminent exhibition of Western furniture, fashion and accessories, returns to Jackson, Wyo.,September 4 – 7, 2014, with a new owner and expanded reach into Western home design and trends. Allison Merritt purchased the WDC after seven years as the conference’s Events Manager, continuing
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Call for entries: Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition

  Attention Wyoming artists! The call for entries for the Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition is now available on CaFE. The deadline is September 7. Artists can register for free on CaFE and there is no fee to enter the competition. Artists may enter a maximum of three pieces of artwork to be considered for the exhibition. The
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Wine on the River a benefit for 2014-2015 Wyoming Symphony season

From the Casper Journal: At 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra will host the 8th annual Wine on the River to benefit its 2014-2015 concert season. A live auction will begin later in the evening and will feature travel, vacation, art and adventure packages. Specific package details will be released closer to
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Tina Welling book signing set for Casper on July 26

Deadline to apply for Teton Artlab residency is Oct. 1

From the Teton Artlab in Jackson: Teton Artlab offers the only artist in residence program within one hour of two National Parks, Yellowstone and Grand Teton. Artists have access to endless miles of trails, rivers, and forest right outside the studio. We provide private studio space, housing, and access to shared resources including printmaking and
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WAC board meets in Cheyenne July 31-Aug. 1

Members of the Wyoming Arts Council board will hold a quarterly meeting in Cheyenne on July 31-Aug. 1 at the Wyoming State Museum Multi-Purpose Room located in the Barrett Building, 2301 Central Ave. Beginning at 1 p.m. on July 31, board members will meet at the Wyoming Arts Council, 2320 Capitol Ave., for a tour of Art in
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Writer and editor Emilene Ostlind discusses “tricks for sharing science with the public” on July 24

From a University of Wyoming press release: Tips on how to relate scientific discoveries to the public will be discussed Thursday, July 24, at the University of Wyoming-National Park Service (UW-NPS) Research Center at the AMK Ranch in Grand Teton National Park. This week’s Harlow Summer Seminars speaker is Emilene Ostlind, editor and communications coordinator
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Call for proposals: Kemmerer Main Street Committee

The City of Kemmerer, through the Kemmerer Main Street Committee, requests proposals for the design and installation services for a mural to be located at 806 Pine Avenue, Kemmerer. Proposals Due: July 31, 2014 The Kemmerer Main Street Committee is seeking proposals from qualified artists and graphic designers to create a mural depicting the historic
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Call for applications: USArtists International program

This notice comes from USArtists International: The guidelines and online application are now available for the 2015 USArtists International program. The program provides support for American dance, music, and theater ensembles and solo artists from across the country who have been invited to perform at significant international festivals and, new this year, performing arts markets anywhere in
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Visitors to Wyoming NPS parks and monuments spent $723.3 million in 2013

National parks and monuments boosted the economies of surrounding communities in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho by a combined $1.15 billion last year, according to a new study. Wyoming saw $723.3 million in spending by visitors to parks and monuments run by the National Park Service; Montana, $397.3 million; and Idaho, $29.4 million. On Friday, the
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