02/2013

New Explorations in International Design, 1878 to 2000

Submitted by Kelsey Anne Lindsey on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 9:46am

Sometimes art is better when you can sit of it. Consisting of more than 100 decorative home furnishings, 11 different periods of interior design will be represented. Look for an 1878 tapestry by William Morris, one of the most influential inovators in the international Arts and Crafts design movement, which valued simplicity over opulence in decorative arts.  Tue-Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

 

A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek

Submitted by Lara Herrington on Wed, 12/05/2012 - 3:18pm

The notorious Sand Creek massacre in Kiowa County, and Colorado's ensuing struggle to reappropriate its memory and legacy, is a blight on the state's history. University of California (Davis) historian Ari Kelman presents his book, A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek, and discusses the massacre, how it has affected the Centennial State, and how Coloradans remember it. Tue 1 p.m.; 7 p.m. 

Snow Sculpture in the Dark

Submitted by Kiki Turner on Fri, 01/25/2013 - 3:20pm

Stroll down Fourth Street in downtown Loveland and marvel at sculpture in one of the most fleeting of mediums—snow. Watch as 10 expert snow sculptor teams create art out of an eight-by-eight block of snow, using only their hands as tools. This five-day exhibit culminates in an award ceremony for the best sculptures, followed by the traditional “plow down” of the masterpieces. Tue-Sat, all day. 

 

Ed Sheeran

Submitted by Kelsey Colt on Mon, 12/10/2012 - 10:18am

After selling 7,000 copies of his first album without any promotions or label in a week, it's no surprise he was signed in a month. This singer, songwriter, and producer has won two BRIT Awards for his single “The A Team” from his original folk acoustic album. Hear songs from his debut studio album like “You Need Me, I Don’t Need You” and “Small Bump.” Tue 7 p.m.