So, you’ve lived in the Pikes Peak region all your life and you think you’ve seen it all. Well, think again! Or, maybe you’re new to the region and are eager to plunge into the cultural scene? Here’s how:

FAC Georgia O'Keeffe Opening Night Gala Friday June 26, 2015. Photo by Jeff Kearney
FAC Georgia O’Keeffe Opening Night Gala Friday June 26, 2015. Photo by Jeff Kearney

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Artist of the Week

Chris Alvarez

Chris Alvarez grew up on the edge between alpine forests and southwest desert in the small town of Silver City, New Mexico. He began to draw after watching his cousin copy magazine pictures, and his artistic eye thrived in the magical light of his environment.

 

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Public Art of the Week

Hummingbird

An oversized depiction of a hummingbird hovering in flight, this work is aptly situated at Starsmore Discovery Center in North Cheyenne Canon Park, home to the Hummingbird Garden and four different species of hummingbirds.

 

Artist: Don Green

Location: Starsmore Discovery Center

 

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