Wyoming Arts Council

Convergence Wyoming photo album

Carrie Geraci, left, of the Jackson Hole Public Art Initiative, interacts with Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources Department Director Milward Simpson (second from right) and Randy Oestman from the Wyoming Arts Council during a regional breakout session Saturday morning at Convergence Wyoming. Photo by Ernie Over. Convergence Wyoming Convergence Wyoming Milward Simpson, director of
Continue →

Call for applications: Penland School of Crafts

October 28 deadline: Penland School of Crafts, founded in 1929 in North Carolina‘s Blue Ridge Mountains, offers a Resident Artist Program which invites artists working in traditional and nontraditional studio crafts to live and work at the school for three years. There are three openings in the program for 2012, to be filled by artists working in books/paper,
Continue →

UW Indian Students’ Organization/Milaap presents Diwali Night Oct. 22

From the University of Wyoming Office of Multicultural Affairs newsletter: Indian Students’ Organization/Milaap presents Diwali Night on Saturday, October 22. Evening begins with a cultural program at 5 p.m. in the Arts and Sciences Auditorium at UW in Laramie. Watch Mudra Dance Studio’s dance troupe entertain you non-stop with Indian dance extravaganza along with UW’s
Continue →

UW Indian Students' Organization/Milaap presents Diwali Night Oct. 22

From the University of Wyoming Office of Multicultural Affairs newsletter: Indian Students’ Organization/Milaap presents Diwali Night on Saturday, October 22. Evening begins with a cultural program at 5 p.m. in the Arts and Sciences Auditorium at UW in Laramie. Watch Mudra Dance Studio’s dance troupe entertain you non-stop with Indian dance extravaganza along with UW’s
Continue →

Andy Hackbarth Trio plays tonight at Laramie Plains Civic Center

The Andy Hackbarth Trio will be in concert on Friday, October 7 (tonight!), 7 p.m., at the LaramiePlainsCivicCenter, Laramie. This morning, the group appeared on WPR playing (among other things) a bluegrass version of AC/DC’s “All Night Long.” Colorado-based folk singer/songwriter and flamenco guitarist Andy Hackbarth was raised on the idea that music can paint
Continue →

Art talk set at UW Art Museum for "Talismans of Protection from Choson Korea" exhibit

University of Wyoming Department of History Chair and Associate Professor Michael Brose will give an art talk in conjunction with the UW Art Museum exhibition “Talismans of Protection from Choson Korea: Antique Locks, Latches, and Key Charms” Monday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The exhibition features
Continue →

Art talk set at UW Art Museum for "Talismans of Protection from Choson Korea" exhibit

University of Wyoming Department of History Chair and Associate Professor Michael Brose will give an art talk in conjunction with the UW Art Museum exhibition “Talismans of Protection from Choson Korea: Antique Locks, Latches, and Key Charms” Monday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The exhibition features
Continue →

"Cow Town Victoriana" presentation Oct. 13 at Wyoming State Museum

Wyoming’s Victorian architecture is the topic of the newest Wyoming State Museum Lecture Series presentation, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m., in the Multi-Purpose Room. The presentation is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Wyoming Humanities Council, Melanie O’Hara’s presentation, “Cow Town Victoriana” discusses how Wyoming tent towns such as Cheyenne, Laramie, Rawlins
Continue →

"Cow Town Victoriana" presentation Oct. 13 at Wyoming State Museum

Wyoming’s Victorian architecture is the topic of the newest Wyoming State Museum Lecture Series presentation, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m., in the Multi-Purpose Room. The presentation is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Wyoming Humanities Council, Melanie O’Hara’s presentation, “Cow Town Victoriana” discusses how Wyoming tent towns such as Cheyenne, Laramie, Rawlins
Continue →

WY performer and poet laureate emeritus David Romtvedt featured at High Plains BookFest

The High Plains BookFest begins Oct. 13 at the Babcock Theatre in Billings, MT. The Big Read kicks off Thursday, October 13, with the High Plains BookFest. This year’s theme: “The Nature of Poetry, the Poetry of Nature.” The Billings YMCA Writer’s Voice and Parmly Billings Library hosts The Big Read, an initiative of the
Continue →

Cancel