Wyoming Arts Council

Atwood takes new approach to book tour

Dystopian novelist Margaret Atwood is putting on a show as part of her book tour for “The Year of the Flood,” which is set in a post-pandemic future. Here’s a story about Atwood by Bruce DeMara in the Toronto Star: Margaret Atwood is radically redesigning the concept of a standard book tour. The acclaimed Canadian
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Three summer concerts remain for Nicolaysen’s "Wednesday Night Live" series

“Wednesday Night Live” continues at the Nicolaysen Art Museum in Casper every Wednesday beginning at 5:30 p.m. Schedule of remaining performances:August 19 – Runnin Wild BandAugust 26 – Bryan Ragsdale, WAC roster artistSeptember 2 – Hub Whitt, WAC roster artist (rescheduled from July 29) NIC staff encourages you “to bring your lawn chairs or a
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Three summer concerts remain for Nicolaysen's "Wednesday Night Live" series

“Wednesday Night Live” continues at the Nicolaysen Art Museum in Casper every Wednesday beginning at 5:30 p.m. Schedule of remaining performances:August 19 – Runnin Wild BandAugust 26 – Bryan Ragsdale, WAC roster artistSeptember 2 – Hub Whitt, WAC roster artist (rescheduled from July 29) NIC staff encourages you “to bring your lawn chairs or a
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UW Art Department and Art Museum team up to sponsor new series

From a UW press release: The University of Wyoming Art Department and the Art Museum are pleased to announce the new Visual Arts Series, a joint effort to promote the arts on campus and in the Laramie community. Both art entities are leaders in bringing contemporary artists on to campus and this new partnership allows
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AVA holds kids’ photography show

AVA holds kids' photography show

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center collects art and artifacts from former internees

From an article by Ruffin Prevost in the Billings Gazette (via the Casper Star-Tribune): A piece of scrap wood has been burned in fine detail to depict a scene of camp barracks and the Heart Mountain in the background. The artwork, created by a former internee, is one of many artifacts donated Saturday by volunteers
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Patti Andre conducts Artists’ Guild workshop

Patti Andre, an award winning Colorado artist, will conduct a two-day instructional workshop on tools and techniques for painting in oils and acrylics. It will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 22-23, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Cheyenne Artists Guild, 1701 Morrie Ave., in Cheyenne’s Holliday Park. Participants are expected to bring their own
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Patti Andre conducts Artists' Guild workshop

Patti Andre, an award winning Colorado artist, will conduct a two-day instructional workshop on tools and techniques for painting in oils and acrylics. It will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 22-23, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Cheyenne Artists Guild, 1701 Morrie Ave., in Cheyenne’s Holliday Park. Participants are expected to bring their own
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Wyoming Bookfest will feature "Authors’ Fair"

From a Wyoming State Library press release: The Wyoming State Library is looking for authors interested in participating in the Authors’ Fair for the 2009 Book Festival. The 2009 Wyoming Book Festival will be held at Lions Park in Cheyenne from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Sept, 19. The festival will have eight featured
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