Arts District http://www.kunc.org en ‘Unsinkable’ Brown Sought The WWI Front, Not Luxury’s Lap http://www.kunc.org/post/unsinkable-brown-sought-wwi-front-not-luxury-s-lap <p>Having survived one of the most cataclysmic sea accidents of the 20th century, she could have retreated into a life of luxury. She instead headed for the front lines of World War I. It’s one of many little-known truths of the myth-fueled record attached to the woman most know as the Unsinkable Molly Brown.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 58901 at http://www.kunc.org ‘Unsinkable’ Brown Sought The WWI Front, Not Luxury’s Lap Chihuly Continues To Shatter Notions About Glass http://www.kunc.org/post/chihuly-continues-shatter-notions-about-glass <p>Dale Chihuly’s name has become synonymous with the art of blown glass. Glass is also typically synonymous with another word: Fragile. Although Colorado is one of the most hail-prone states in the country, that hasn’t stopped <a href="http://www.botanicgardens.org" target="_blank">Denver Botanic Gardens</a> from hosting a monumental sculpture show of glass.</p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 58720 at http://www.kunc.org Chihuly Continues To Shatter Notions About Glass For Loveland Artists, Ancestral Ideas Inspire Contemporary Designs http://www.kunc.org/post/loveland-artists-ancestral-ideas-inspire-contemporary-designs <p>With three large pots on the stove, you might think a multicourse meal is forthcoming. But artist Sheron Rowland is stewing bugs.</p><p>“Anytime you see sort of a waxy foam on a prickly pear cactus that’s Cochineal,” Rowland said. “It looks like mold or mildew but its Cochineal it’s a red insect.”</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 58515 at http://www.kunc.org For Loveland Artists, Ancestral Ideas Inspire Contemporary Designs New For 2014: It's A Blues Jam For A Cause http://www.kunc.org/post/new-2014-its-blues-jam-cause <p>The Greeley Blues Jam has long had a dual cause: To party and to support local charities. Now in its 10th year, event organizers expect an eightfold increase in the money donated.</p><p>The party will still come naturally.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 57572 at http://www.kunc.org New For 2014: It's A Blues Jam For A Cause Who's Welcome At The NCIPA Pow-wow? You Are http://www.kunc.org/post/whos-welcome-ncipa-pow-wow-you-are <p>The notion that Pow-wows are only for Native Americans would be like saying rodeos are just for cowboys.</p><p>For more than two decades the <a href="http://www.fortnet.org/PowWow/" target="_blank">Northern Colorado Intertribal Pow-wow Association</a> has struggled to overcome a number of misconceptions about this celebratory and reverent event.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 57391 at http://www.kunc.org Who's Welcome At The NCIPA Pow-wow? You Are