10/2013

Posada: Mexican Master Printmaker

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 4:25pm

Famed Mexican printmaker José Guadalupe Posada included calaveras (skulls) in his work to mock the bourgeois culture at the turn of the 20th century and criticize his nation's 35-year dictatorship in his nation. View 90 of Posada's iconic, skeleton-filled prints at this exhibit presented by Denver Arts & Venues, the Mexican Consulate, and the Mexican Cultural Center. Thu-Sun 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Muses of Mount Helikon

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 4:17pm

Helikon Gallery & Studio's doors are opening. The newest addition to the RiNo Art District kicks off with an inaugural exhibition, featuring more than a dozen contemporary artists from Colorado and around the country. Along with the two-story gallery, this brand new space contains open studios, art merchandise, and an in-house coffee bar. Wed-Sat noon-5 p.m.

 

Table to Farms

Submitted by Kelsey Anne Lindsey on Sun, 10/20/2013 - 8:29pm

The farm-to-table trend is being remixed with a new program spearheaded by local chefs and restaurateurs. Part of a collaborative effort to help flood-ravaged Boulder County farms, all proceeds from this five-course dinner (during which you'll be tempted with beef carpaccio, caramelized scallops, and more) will be donated to the Front Range Farm Relief Fund. Specialty paired wines from Natural Wine Company round out the local focus.

Dead Sexy Wines

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 10:57am

Chef Troy Guard of TAG Restaurant and acclaimed winemaker James Foley of California's Seamus Wines utilize fall's finest flavors during this five-course dining event. A lineup of rich, full-bodied wines accompany decadent cuisine, like maine lobster carpaccio and beef cheek sauberbraten. Tue 7 p.m.

Empire of the Sun

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 10:22am

Decked out in shiny, futuristic costumes, this Australian electro-pop duo offers nothing less than a cinematic experience. Their dreamy electronic anthems combined with smoke machines and colorful lighting round out to an unforgettable, otherworldy experience. Tue 9 p.m.