Painting http://kajx.org en CrossCurrents - Artist Nancy Lovendahl http://kajx.org/post/crosscurrents-artist-nancy-lovendahl <p>Artist Nancy Lovendahl talks about her stay in China and the art that resulted from her time in Beijing which is on display now at the Wyly Arts Center in Basalt.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:29:00 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 13228 at http://kajx.org CrossCurrents - Artist Nancy Lovendahl Mountain Edition - November 7th, 2013 http://kajx.org/post/mountain-edition-november-7th-2013 <p>On Tuesday, most voters said “no” to big tax increases locally and statewide. A CSU political science professor says anti-tax activists are growing in their influence.</p><p>One measure that did pass taxes retail marijuana to raise money for schools. As pot becomes more available in the state, one youth non-profit is worried.</p><p>A warming climate is changing ecosystems in the Roaring Fork Valley and one local government is using open spaces to gather data on what’s happening.</p><p>A new art display at the Wyly Art Center in Basalt features the work of a self-taught painter.&nbsp; Despite being silenced by Alzheimer’s, Winifred Wyman is speaking through paint.</p><p>Also today on the Road to Sochi, Aspen native Simi Hamilton works to make the 2014 winter Olympic team. The Nordic ski racer specializes in sprinting.</p><p>That’s coming up on Mountain Edition.</p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:28:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen & Rob St. Mary 9977 at http://kajx.org Mountain Edition - November 7th, 2013 Speaking Through Paint http://kajx.org/post/speaking-through-paint <p>The artworks of a newly discovered artist go on display tomorrow (11/6/2013) at the Wyly Community Art Center in Basalt.&nbsp; The 25 works by Winifred Carol Wyman are an explosion of luxuriant color. &nbsp;The paintings depict figures that alternate between ferocious and serene postures, all done with dauntless brushstrokes of thick heavy paint. &nbsp;The work commands a viewer’s attention. &nbsp;Aspen Public Radio's Roger Adams reports.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Winifred is a very unique artist.&nbsp; She’s completely self-taught.”</span></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:35:54 +0000 Roger Adams 9842 at http://kajx.org Speaking Through Paint