Prospecting for gemstones in Colorado’s mountains is fun and potentially lucrative -- but it isn’t easy.
All Arts Stories
Comedy can inhabit any space big or small but the layout of a room can tell you what to expect before the first audience member ever steps across the threshold.
As 2013 comes to a close, Colorado Matters' poet David Rothman sums up the year in the state, inspired by letters from CPR listeners.
We live in an era of Photoshop, Instagram and "selfies." Yet botanical illustration continues to flourish. Through the prism of the Denver Botanic Gardens' Plants, Birds & Pollinators: Art Serving Science exhibit, Susanna Speier explores scientific illustration in the digital age.
Pull up a chair for some catfish and cornbread, cast-iron cooking, gluten-free desserts and the search for a unique Colorado cuisine.
Dance productions that play for only one or two nights provide limited opportunities for dancers, choreographers, press and patrons alike. So why are so many Colorado dance institutions using this model when it comes to presenting their work?
The latest film by Joel and Ethan Coen, "Inside Llewyn Davis", is a period piece set in New York’s Greenwich Village in 1961. Like all of the Coens’ work, the movie is beautiful. But a question persists -- to what end?
As 2013 comes to a close and 2014 approaches, Colorado arts and entertainment journalist April E. Clark offers some ideas of arts and culture events to check out on the Western Slope.
A compilation of favorite conversations on Colorado Matters with authors about their books.
The original 1967 film "Bonnie and Clyde" was, and still is, dangerous and unsettling. The new TV miniseries "Bonnie and Clyde" is like a dull photo of a thrilling experience.
To mark the 125th anniversary of the Geological Society of America, based in Boulder, a local composer wrote “Formations.” It's a symphony inspired by Colorado’s geology through the years.
The new movie has been nominated for a host of year-end awards, including three Golden Globes and a Screen Actor’s Guild nomination for Judi Denver.
Denver Pastor Nadia-Bolz Weber and the congregation at House for All Sinners and Saints are trying to do something simple yet radical: create an authentic Christian experience.