Award-winning Colorado-based authors Lisa Jones, Peter Heller and Helen Thorpe discuss the authors whose works they most envy.
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Drew Bixby, author of “Denver’s Best Dive Bars: Diving and Drinking in the Mile High City,” tells CPR News that a guide to bars now reads more like a postmortem.
Inspired by a famous 19th century series of Japanese woodblock prints, Gary Isaacs’ photographs feature glimpses of everyday life near Colfax Avenue's revered Lion’s Lair bar.
This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores a photography exhibition featuring pictures taken by Bhutanese refugees and a forthcoming artists' exchange between Mexico City and Denver.
Theater auditions can be stressful not just for an actor hoping to land a gig, but equally for a director trying to fill a role.
When Charlie Burrell, one of the nation's first African-American classical musicians, left the concert hall in Denver, his white colleagues went one way, he went another.
Two booksellers offer their recommendations for the best books to give as gifts this holiday season -- or to keep for yourself.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include an exhibition of painter Clyfford Still's early work, a holiday program from the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble and more.
Two artists will represent each city, engaging with the communities and creating artwork that will be on display during the 2015 festivities.
From Mick Jagger to Keith Moon, Denver's Dan Fong captured rock icons in their prime -- even when he wasn't supposed to be shooting. A gallery of his work is showing in Denver.
The curator of the museum’s current exhibition explains what it says about an important turning point in Still’s career.
Images from photographic storytelling program's latest project are currently on display at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center.
This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores an artist’s quest to paint from the peak of every Colorado 14er, and more.