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Jared Steinberg

February 8th, 2020

Jared Steinberg was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. He graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in studio art and continues his learning path through the Art Students League of Denver, the Scottsdale Artists’ School, and the Watts Atelier of the Arts. He works in the River North Art District known as RiNo. “I have always had a natural inclination and ability to draw since I could pick up a pencil. About ten years ago, I sought to expand my talent to be able to intentionally put ideas from my mind to canvas. The whole experience has given me a greater artistic vocabulary... Read More

Sunday Night at the Bluebird

February 8th, 2020

The Bluebird Theater is one of Denver’s most historic venues. Built in 1913, it was originally a movie theater and went through various iterations over the last century. Since 1994, it’s been a favorite of local musicians and concertgoers, hosting regional and national acts from a variety of genres. They’ve announced a show next Sunday that combines bands from every corner of the country for a night of folk, punk, and bluegrass that you won’t soon forget. February 16, you can catch The World/Inferno Friendship Society, joined by The Bridge City Sinners and The Tejon Street... Read More

Bailey Elora at the Marquis

February 2nd, 2020

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, but before it gets here, take a little time to appreciate the real love of your life: live music. Friday, February 8th, the Marquis welcomes Bailey Elora, celebrating the release of her latest EP, All The Feels. She’ll be joined by Los Mocochetes, Brass and Gold Society, and Ill Qhemistry. Bailey Elora is a singer/songwriter based in Denver. She’s had a lifelong passion for music and began performing in the studio when she was only 14 years old. She released her first single, Must’ve Been The Roses, at age 18. She’s played top... Read More

Kim Roberts, MA

February 1st, 2020

Growing up in DC, and later as a student in Paris and London, Kim gravitated to art museums as if to a place of worship, or a source of nourishment. While earning a Master’s degree in Psychology from Naropa University Kim developed an obsession with Ashtanga yoga and Buddhist meditation. After working for years as a psychotherapist, she then spent spent the better part of 15 years living in South and Southeast Asia leading retreats that offered contemplative practice, psychology and creative process as tools for personal growth. She maintains a small private practice of online counseling clients. She... Read More

Heidi West

January 25th, 2020

Heidi West currently lives and works in Denver, CO and is a fourth-generation native of the state. Her work is inspired by the majesty and beauty of the natural world and the story that environment writes on our hearts and lives. She holds a bachelor of fine arts from Colorado State University and is licensed to teach K-12art & elementary education in the state of Colorado. She currently teaches kindergarten at Aurora Public Schools. “There is an inextricable link between the people we become and the land we inhabit. My work is about environmentalism. I do not mean environmentalism in terms... Read More

Next Weekend at Larimer Lounge

January 25th, 2020

No plans next weekend? Lame plans next weekend? No worries, we’ve got you covered. Word on the street is that all the real music aficionados in town are headed to Larimer Lounge for some epic live music from some of Denver’s finest indie bands. It’s no surprise–Larimer Lounge is always a solid place to find great bands, cheap drinks, and good company. Next Saturday, February 1st, they welcome Mosaic, Big Paleo, Koion Kitten, and Dang’O. Mosaic is headlining, celebrating the release of their newest single, Life/Less. Their music is a mix of cinematic hard rock and pop... Read More

Synesthetic Ciphers at Walker Fine Art

January 18th, 2020

Walker Fine Art is one of Denver’s premier contemporary galleries. The lofty venue hosts rotating group and solo shows from exceptional regional and national artists. Their exhibitions showcase the latest trends in a variety of media including painting, sculpture, photography and installation. Currently on display is a group show called Synesthetic Ciphers, featuring six exciting member artists. We have an innate drive to attribute meaning to patterns and symbols. The artists in this series challenge and deconstruct traditional modes of language to discover new meanings behind written word.... Read More

Ariella Asher

January 13th, 2020

Ariella Asher received a bachelors in fine arts from Metropolitan State University of Denver in 2017. Originally from Tallahassee Florida, she moved to Denver by the way of Atlanta while working professionally in the music industry. Her diverse, mosaic-like identity can be seen in her work. With an American mother and Iraqi-Jewish father who immigrated from Jerusalem, Israel/Palestine, much of Asher’s work touches on post/neo-colonial theory, globalization, pop culture, isolationism, art history, and various other contemporary social topics. She is currently working on a new collection of... Read More

Denver Comes Alive

January 11th, 2020

If you’ve been waiting for an excuse to check out Mission Ballroom in Denver, this is it. Live For Live Music has announced a one-day festival with an unbelievable lineup of never-before-seen supergroups.  Denver Comes Alive is the latest iteration of an innovative festival with its roots in New Orleans and the Jazz Fest community. Following in the footsteps of its predecessor, Brooklyn Comes Alive, the music marathon features unique collaborations with world class musicians. The incredible lineup includes Oteil Burbridge & Friends, Ghost-Live (a special Ghost-Note/Soulive collab), Star... Read More

Leslie Jorgensen

January 4th, 2020

Leslie Jorgensen is a visual artist from Salida, CO. Her paintings are inspired by her adventures hiking, skiing, and biking around the state. She captures the natural beauty of the outdoors with her vibrant color pallets and breathtaking landscapes. Perhaps her work will inspire you to do some exploring of your own. Jorgesen has been featured in many publications, including Colorado Homes and Lifestyles Magazine and on the cover of Colorado Central. She’s taking part in an upcoming group exhibition at the Curtis Center in Greenwood Village. The show is titled MTNS, and includes twelve... Read More