Carrie Saldo http://www.kunc.org en Oscar-Winner Steve McQueen On ‘Truth’ In Art http://www.kunc.org/post/oscar-winner-steve-mcqueen-truth-art <p>More than the sum of his film work – most notably the critically acclaimed <em><a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0986233/">Hunger</a></em>, <em><a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1723811/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1">Shame</a></em>, and <em><a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2024544/?ref_=nv_sr_1">12 Years A Slave</a></em> – the British-born Steve McQueen is also a distinguished visual artist. His works include sculpture, photography and video art.</p><p>McQueen’s approach shuns simplicity, challenging people to think deeply about race, ethnicity, and the nature of human conflict.</p><p> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 59676 at http://www.kunc.org Oscar-Winner Steve McQueen On ‘Truth’ In Art With New Home Open, Aspen Art Museum Focuses On The Art http://www.kunc.org/post/new-home-open-aspen-art-museum-focuses-art <p>Aspen has been home to a contemporary art museum for 35 years. Now, after seven years of controversy over design and size, the Aspen Art Museum is open in its new $45 million home.</p><p>Officials say it’s finally all about the art.</p><p> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:18:19 +0000 Carrie Saldo 59531 at http://www.kunc.org With New Home Open, Aspen Art Museum Focuses On The Art The Uncanny Tale Of PTC No. 6, Kit Carson's Carousel http://www.kunc.org/post/uncanny-tale-ptc-no-6-kit-carsons-carousel <p>At 109-years old, it is the only of its kind in the country; still, few outside of those living in this rural county seat have heard of Philadelphia Toboggan Company Carousel No. 6.</p><p>It’s simply called “the carousel” by most Burlington, Colorado residents.</p><p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 59155 at http://www.kunc.org The Uncanny Tale Of PTC No. 6, Kit Carson's Carousel Not The Heroine, She's The Author: Teen Knows YA Market http://www.kunc.org/post/not-heroine-shes-author-teen-knows-ya-market <p>While many kids her age are busy dodging their summer reading assignments, 14-year-old Maya Bode has just wrapped up her second book. Writing her second book, that is.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 59197 at http://www.kunc.org Not The Heroine, She's The Author: Teen Knows YA Market Culturally Curious? Meet Cross-Cultured http://www.kunc.org/post/culturally-curious-meet-cross-cultured <p>Like many 20-somethings, Cory Montrevil is reluctant to commit to a long-term relationship. A new program, named Cross-Cultured, links young, short on cash, socially-active people, such as Montrevil, with 10 potential cultural partners and 30 events, all at a steep discount.</p><p>All that has him willing to take a chance - on the arts.</p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 59039 at http://www.kunc.org Culturally Curious? Meet Cross-Cultured