Carbondale Arts

  • Locations: Español, News Published

    Beyond the veil: Día de los Muertos 2022

    Photos by Klaus Kocher

    Carbondale was once again treated to a delightful Day of the Dead celebration on Nov. 4. With more ofrendas honoring ancestors and dearly departeds than ever, as well as dances and colorful skulls, it’s perhaps the most multicultural event in town and one of the highlights… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Going, but not gone

    Fall is a time of transition, so it only makes sense that my impending transition would happen during this season. There is no easy journey to times of change. Our trees grow green with foliage in the spring but traverse a wide range of weather, fire, wind and rain… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Beauty in the basic

    Elliot Norquist has a thing for shapes and colors. And, it makes sense, having settled in the Rocky Mountains, atop Missouri Heights, with towering triangular peaks permeating the horizon and the seemingly daily changes of colors.
    Norquist, a metal sculptor, has a show opening at the Launchpad on First… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Chisme del Pueblo - 15 de septiembre

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Defiende Nuestra Tierra
    Wilderness Workshop y Defiende Nuestra Tierra enseñaran acerca de la cuenca Piceance con una caminata bilingüe el 17 de septiembre de las 9 a.m. a las 12:30 p.m. Luego, el 24 de septiembre, Wilderness Workshop celebrará el Día Nacional de las Tierras… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Going out in style

    “Wham Blam Thank You Ma’am”, Carbondale’s most recent fashion extravaganza, held in honor of Carbondale Arts executive director Amy Kimberly’s “rewirement,” went off without a hitch behind Craft Coffee House on Saturday evening, Sept. 10. 

    Under the full moon, atop a make-shift stage shaped like aread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Jamie Abbott continuará haciendo el buen trabajo de Carbondale Arts

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    A partir del 1 de octubre, Jamie Abbott, quien lleva mucho tiempo en el valle de Roaring Fork, asumirá el distinguido cargo de directora ejecutiva de Carbondale Arts. Desde principios de los años 70, Carbondale Arts, el cual inició como Consejo deread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Jamie Abbott to continue the good work at Carbondale Arts

    Beginning Oct. 1, longtime Roaring Fork Valley local Jamie Abbott will assume the illustrious role of Carbondale Arts executive director. Since the early ‘70s, Carbondale Arts, which began as the Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities, has imbued the town with vibrancy by fostering creativity, collaboration, innovation and artistic exploration.… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - August 25, 2022

    CORRECTION: John Colson and Anne Sullivan’s farewell potluck is on Wednesday, August 31 at 6 p.m. in Sopris Park.

    Carbondale Arts leadership

    Carbondale Arts announced on Tuesday, Aug. 23 that Jamie Abbott has been hired as the organization’s next executive director. Abbott is described in the press release as “a… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scenes from the 51st Mountain Fair

    Everyone is a winner when it comes to Mountain Fair. That said, there are winners among the winners, including fly casting champions Matt Koenlsheck, Nate Biro and Jerry Alcorta. Former trustee Heather Henry won the women’s wood splitting competition and Jared Shimp took the cake as men’s top wood splitter.… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Mountain Fair cuenta con eventos bilingües

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Este año marcará el 51o festival anual Mountain Fair, y junto con las actividades que ya conocemos y amamos, también se unieron algunas actividades nuevas y emocionantes. Este año, la zona de Oasis apto para niños de Mountain Fair incluirá la Carparead more →