Wyoming Arts Council

Schedule announced for May 21 professional development workshops for visual artists at WOW in Laramie

“Six quarter moons” by Mark Klett, 3/12/05, from the series Time Studies Since 2009, the Wyoming Arts Council has sponsored annual forums for the state’s visual artists. In 2009, the WAC teamed up with the University of Wyoming Art Museum for the “Public Art and Community Symposium” at the Hilton Garden Inn in Laramie. One
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The past two years, the Wyoming Arts Council has partnered with other arts groups to sponsor workshops and presentations for the state’s visual artists. In spring of 2009, WAC teamed up with the University of Wyoming Art Museum’s “Public Art Symposium” at the Hilton Garden Inn in Laramie. WAC fellowship jurors made presentations as part
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Poet Jane Wohl reads from her work April 28 in Sheridan

Jane Wohl, Sheridan College professor and winner of a 2007 WAC creative writing fellowship in poetry, will read from her work on Thursday, April 28, 7 p.m., at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library in Sheridan. This event celebrates National Poetry Month. FMI: www.sheridanwyolibrary.org

Noted actor Wilford Brimley will be the featured guest at the Cheyenne International Film Festival

Wilford Brimley in “The China Syndrome” Actor Wilford Brimley and his wife Beverly will appear at the Cheyenne International Film Festival on Saturday, May 21. The evening will be co-presented by the Historic Plains Hotel, the CFDOldWestMuseum and Hands Across the Saddle. The ticket price is $30. Doors open at 6 p.m. at the Historic Atlas
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JH Weekly interviews Robert Pinsky in lead-up to May 14 Teton County Library event

Robert Pinsky photo by Scott Davidson Great interview with former U.S. Poet Laureate and “civic poet” Robert Pinsky in the 4/20 JH Weekly. On May 14, the Teton County Library Foundation will present a “Page to the Podium” reading and lecture with Pinsky. Tickets are free and available today at the library. Pinsky now is
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Call for entries: Northeast Wyoming Visitor Welcome Center’s 1 Percent for Art Project

A call for entries for a sculpture for the Northeast Wyoming Visitor Welcome Center in Beulah has been issued by the Wyoming Arts Council. The deadline for submissions is May 13. The Art in Public Building’s Committee for the project is requesting an existing sculpture by a Wyoming artist. An exterior island between the parking
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Call for entries: Northeast Wyoming Visitor Welcome Center's 1 Percent for Art Project

A call for entries for a sculpture for the Northeast Wyoming Visitor Welcome Center in Beulah has been issued by the Wyoming Arts Council. The deadline for submissions is May 13. The Art in Public Building’s Committee for the project is requesting an existing sculpture by a Wyoming artist. An exterior island between the parking
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Postmark deadline April 25 for performing arts fellowships

Monday, April 25, is the postmark deadline for the Wyoming Arts Council performing arts fellowships in music composition. This competition is open to Wyoming performing artists only. Find a printable application at https://wyoarts.state.wy.us/Artists/Performing.aspx Call Michael Shay at the WAC at 307-777-5234 if you have any questions.

Call for artists: Texas Tech University public art project

Texas Tech University Public Art Committee has issued a call for artists. Deadline: May 25, 2011. The Texas Tech University System Public Art Committee is seeking proposals from artists to create large-scale artwork for the new Rawls College of Business Administration building at the Lubbock campus. The final product will contribute significantly to the public
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Ozy Theater makes promises it can’t keep for April 30 improv show at the Atlas in Cheyenne

Found this announcement on Facebook. Since the event is coming us soon, and it involves comedy and raises funds for the local community theatre, we’re sharing it. Please come out to the Atlas and give these poor souls some appreciation: Hello Ozy-maniacs! Your friends at Ozymandian Theater are back with a ONE NIGHT ONLY improv
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