Wyoming Arts Council

2013 Youth Arts Month poster features artwork by Cheyenne Central High School students

Klages, Edwards and Stewart head up CLICK! panel sessions March 1-2

The three panel sessions set for CLICK! will feature panelists who will evoke lively discussions, ask thought-provoking questions and provide opportunities for the audience to interact. Come prepared with questions! These accomplished arts professionals will supply the answers. Sessions will be held in the University of Wyoming Visual Arts Building. Why We Make Art, facilitated by
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Jacoby competition March 1 will select finest UW student musician

News about this upcoming competition comes from the University of Wyoming: Six will perform. Only one will be chosen as the University of Wyoming’s finest student musician during the Dorothy Jacoby Student Soloist Competition Friday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts concert hall. The Jacoby Competition, sponsored by the UW Symphony Orchestra,
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Lander Art Center seeks artist in residence

Artist in Residence opportunity — immediate opening  Self-motivated artists searching for the time, space, and resources needed to explore ideas and create new work, here is your opportunity! The Lander Art Center hosts an artist in residence for a term of six months or more.  Chosen applicants will be provided studio space, access to studio equipment, and
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Register now for CLICK! conference

CLICK! A Weekend for Wyoming Visual Artists is an event designed to engage Wyoming artists in strengthening and building their careers. Held in conjunction with the Wyoming Arts Council’s Visual Arts Fellowship awards ceremony, CLICK! will challenge seasoned and emerging artists alike to consider how they might take control of their professional careers through strategic planning, community building and networking. Peers
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Detroit spoken-word poet M.L. Liebler makes a stop in Rock Springs March 1

M.L. Liebler Our Detroit pal, M.L. Liebler, will be returning to Wyoming in March. His last stop in WYO was last June in Casper. Here’s the info: March 1, Friday at 7:00 pm M. L. Liebler with Grammy-winning Eminem producer and musician Steve King at Western Wyoming Rock Springs Community College in Rock Springs, WY. Free
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Artists selected for two new Art in Public Buildings projects

Commissions for artwork for the new Curt Gowdy State Park Visitor Center and the Health and Science Center at Central Wyoming College in Riverton, both Art in Public Buildings Projects, have been awarded to three artists. The Curt Gowdy Visitor Center will feature artwork created by Gillette textile artist Joan Sowada and Pinedale’s David Klarén.
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Spend the Cheyenne weekend with Jalan Crossland and his band

Jalan Crossland on the songwriters’ stage at the 2011 French Quarter Festival in New Orleans. Ten Sleep’s Jalan Crossland will receive a 2012 Governor’s Arts Award Friday, Feb. 8, at the annual GAA Awards Gala at Little America in Cheyenne. He’ll be performing a few of his trademark songs to wrap up the night’s festivities.
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Teton County wildlife art gets winterized courtesy of The Knitting Project

The Knitting Project is dressing up wildlife art in Teton County, such as “Bruce the Moose” in Wilson shown above. Find out more at Suzanne Morlock’s web site or read an article about the unique project in the winter issue of Wyoming Artscapes, which comes out next week. 

"Carol Prusa: Emergent Worlds" exhibition opens this week at the UW Art Museum

Carol Prusa will give a talk about her work in the “Emergent Worlds” exhibition at the University of Wyoming Arts Museum. The talk is at 8:15 on Thursday, Jan. 31, in Visual Arts Building 111. Free and open to the public. On Friday, Feb. 1, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Prusa will lead a gallery walk-through, followed by
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