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Durango Autumn Arts Festival

Durango Autumn Arts Festival September 16-17, 2017                         SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBER! Join us in September in beautiful, historic downtown Durango, Colorado to celebrate the 23rd annual Durango Autumn Arts Festival.  The Festival is a regional destination [...]

Sweethearts of the Arts

Sweethearts of the Arts February 9, 2017                       Ed Bolster Debra Greenblatt Jeannie Wheeldon View the 2017 Tribute Booklet! 2017 Honorees Ed Bolster | Visual Artist, Educator and Craftsman Debra [...]

Chandler Wigton: “The City of Kyzyl”

Chandler Wigton: “The City of Kyzyl” JANUARY 9-FEBRUARY 28 Chandler Wigton: “The City of Kyzyl” Paintings & mixed media    

Turning the Page: A retrospective of Artist Books by Catherine Nash

Turning the Page: A retrospective of Artist Books by Catherine Nash MARCH 6-APRIL 30 Turning the Page: A retrospective of Artist Books by Catherine Nash Artist opening on Friday, March 6, 5-7 p.m. Secondary reception on March 27 in conjunction with the opening in the Barbara Conrad Gallery Inspired by nature, and created of handmade paper [...]

Purple Cats and Green Skies


2014 Winning Plays Grand Prize Winner:  The Spider in the Room, Wendy Ludgewait –  Durango, CO Maddie is a modern, independent woman who doesn’t have time for men. Sam is a beleaguered Rent-a-Dude who isn’t much of a fan of women. When Maddie rents Sam to rid her house of a renegade spider, [...]

Always… Patsy Cline!

The musical Always… Patsy Cline Written by Ted Swindley June 18-20, 25-27 at 7:30 p.m. June 20-21, 27-28 at 2 p.m. $24 general / $21 DAC members Alpine Bank presents the 5th anniversary revival production of Always... Patsy Cline starring the original cast – professional actress Traci Lyn Thomas and local favorite [...]

Joyce Cutler-Shaw presents “The Language of Gesture”

Joyce Cutler-Shaw presents “The Language of Gesture” MAY 8-JUNE 27 Joyce Cutler-Shaw is a renowned California-based artist of intermedia – including drawings, installations, public projects and artist’s books. She has exhibited internationally since 1972. Her works are represented in both museum and library special collections internationally. 

22nd Annual Creativity Festivity

22nd Annual Creativity Festivity Designing the Future April 5–16 The 2016 Creativity Festivity theme was "Designing the Future" and celebrates children’s imaginative work in art, theatre, poetry and music. Throughout the two week celebration, DAC hosted events and opportunities for local youth to share their work with the greater arts community in [...]

10-Minute Play Celebration

READ THE CONTEST GUIDELINES DAC received 121 submissions from playwrights–emerging and professional – from across North America, as well as England and New Zealand for the 7th Annual 10-Minute Play Contest. The top five finalist plays were presented as staged readings on Friday, June 2 in the DAC theater with local performers.  Judges selected the [...]