Author: gliffen

Dee Parker is August's "Artist in the Environment"

“Artists in the Environment,” a monthly plein air demonstration set in the Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole area, raises awareness of our park’s beauty through art. Each month, noted plein air artists set up their palettes and paints and demonstrate their art for 

Art Fair, Jackson Hole Style

Art Fair Jackson Hole, produced by the Jackson Hole Art Association, happens at Miller Park in downtown Jackson, August 7th-9th. This family-friendly fair has something for everyone. Great arts, crafts, sculpture, jewelry, wearable art, photography….there’s live music, kid’s games, and lots of food.  In honor 

Wild, Wild Life at Ringholz Gallery

A quick note regarding “something a little different” happening this weekend in downtown Jackson: Contemporary wildlife artist Amy Ringholz hosts an opening reception and raffle event at her new gallery space at 140 East Broadway. Festivities take place on July 17th, 5-8:00 pm, upstairs in 

A New Ted Waddell at Altamira Fine Art

Continuum: a range or series of things that are slightly different from each other and that exist between two different possibilities. Montana painter Theodore Waddell paints expansive canvases that reflect his own unique and impressionistic West. For years he’s been represented by Altamira Fine Art, 

Plein Air for the Park!

Cross my heart ~~ One of my defining moments as an arts writer and events producer has been my role as promoter for July’s annual Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters’ (RMPAP) “Plein Air for the Park” National Paint-Out & Show. Each year, dozens of TRUE plein air artists 

New West Art

There are so many arts events coming up in the next couple of weeks that today’s post includes several happening soon in Jackson Hole. Did you know that Jackson is the third largest Western Art market in the country?  “Wonderment,” a new show of works 

5 Fun Things to Do In the Water in Jackson Hole!

5 Fun Things to Do In the Water in Jackson Hole!

Summertime in Jackson Hole is a great time to get wet, check out this blog article from JH Wildlife Safaris!

Wyoming Humorist Brice Dudley – Off Color & Hilarious!!!

Wyoming Humorist Brice Dudley – Off Color & Hilarious!!!

Long time Wyoming resident Brice Dudley was well known in the downtown bar scene as manager of the Cowboy Bar for many years.  everyone that visited the Cowboy knew that when they chatted with Brice, they would wind up chuckling as he told one of his 

Western Landscapes Blossom at Astoria Fine Art

Western Landscapes Blossom at Astoria Fine Art

Astoria Fine Art, located on the north side of Jackson’s Town Square, has expanded its space. Inside the gallery you’ll find everything from wildlife sculptures (contemporary and traditional), to paintings, basketry and bronzes. Astoria’s gallery “mood” is much like that of the National Museum of 

Beautiful Horses

Jackson Hole artist September Vhay’s portraits of horses, wildlife and animals particular to ranches and farm life are nationally, if not internationally recognized. Vhay, whose grandfather designed and sculpted one of our greatest national monuments, Mt. Rushmore, has inherited his architectural talents. Her works sell