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Meet Our Oct/Nov Member of the Month: Christina Hogarth

FAC member for 9 years Why did you become a member of the Fine Arts Center? Because I love art! I especially love theatre (strictly as a spectator though!) When did your interest in the arts begin? I’ve always loved the arts. What has been one of your favorite plays, […]

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The Life and Art of Kevin Red Star

By Matthew Harris Summer Mellon Intern This summer I had the chance to intern at the Colorado Spring Fine Art Center. Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, I have spent the majority of my time focusing on art and culture in the southwest. Under the supervision of Michael Howell, […]

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A look at the artist Jaune Quick-to-See Smith

By: Anna Doctor, Summer Mellon Intern This summer was filled with rich experiences. While interning at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, I have tried my hand at a variety of tasks essential to working in a museum. The director of the program Michael Howell made sure […]

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Meet Our Aug/Sept Members of the Month: Stephen Bobbitt & Barbara Gregory

FAC members for 12 years Why did you become a member of the Fine Arts Center? Steve: I remember going to the Fine Arts Center with my parents when I was a child. I loved everything about it—the paintings, the sculpture, the culture and the Art Deco architecture. Now that […]

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Running from Flies

By Matthew Harris, Museum Intern The Moche civilization existed in northern Peru, near what is present day Trujillo, from the about 100 to 700A.D. There is much debate about the political organization of the Moche civilization with scholars arguing between a more centralized state and diffuse set of autonomous zones, […]

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