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Category archive: Creative Residency

Artist Teri Frame Changed the Way I Wear Clay

Artist Teri Frame Changed the Way I Wear Clay

Ceramic performance artist Teri Frame, our resident this past summer, works with clay, performance, video, and ideas. Really amazing ideas. The best part of my job here at PlatteForum is getting to watch the artists as they work, help them in any way I can, and, with Teri Frame, really get a hands-on (and for this…

Travelers’ Tales Opening this Thursday + Call for Volunteers

Travelers’ Tales Opening this Thursday + Call for Volunteers

EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 5:30-8 P.M. ARTIST TERI FRAME + ARTLAB “Alexander the Great began his march into India in 327 BCE. The video series in progress is a paraphrase of this march as described in The Medieval Romance of Alexander by Jehan Wauquelin. Like other travelers’ tales of early, middle, and late histories, The Medieval…

PlatteForum Creative Resident Andrea Moore delivers TEDx Talk

PlatteForum Creative Resident Andrea Moore delivers TEDx Talk

The powerful Andrea Moore presented at a recent TEDx Mile High event. From the TEDxMileHigh website: “Andrea Moore makes art, and makes art happen, as a writer, performer, photographer, and producer. She is passionate about using creativity as a means for cultural activism, and works to foster connections and dialogue across social and cultural lines. In…

Announcing PlatteForum’s 2013/14 Season

PlatteForum is pleased to announce its 2013-2014 lineup of artists selected to participate in the Creative Residence program. This September marks the start of our 12th season of giving hope and direction to underserved youth who collaborate with master artists from around the world. This experience transforms the lives of the youth, the artists and the community. These…

War Hawk | Peace Dove

War Hawk  |  Peace Dove

New works by Maria Kozak May 9 – 31, 2013 Opening Reception: May 9, 5:30 – 8 p.m. at PlatteForum [quote]”For centuries birds have fascinated man, perhaps for their ability to fly and thus proximity to the supernatural. We have cast them as symbols of war, peace, vanity, courage, independence, wisdom, strength, greed, and harbingers of doom….

Reconstruction: Building New Music from Old Denver Records

Reconstruction: Building New Music from Old Denver Records

Kwende “Memetic” Kefentse and Ian “Pho” Swain + ArtLab Youth present reconstruction: building new music from old denver records Opening Reception + Exhibition Thursday, March 7, 5:30-8 p.m. at PlatteForum Memetic and Pho will conclude their residency with an opening reception at PlatteForum that will include live performance from their ongoing collaborative projectBrothers. They will…

Helen’s Home | reflections on aging

Imagine: You have lived your life as a fiercely independent woman—you are the daughter of Rocky Mountain homesteaders, never married, worked as a weapons inspector during World War II, and had no children of your own. You have maintained the family homestead with sweat, strength, and dedication. Then, as you enter your 90s, relying on…

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