With a historic downtown dotted with as many art galleries as outdoor retailers, Durango is increasingly becoming known for its art scene as much as it is for endless outdoor adventure. But tucked inside an unexpected storefront – such as a hotel or wine bar – you’ll find an ever-evolving and rapidly growing alternative art scene.
For many of us, leaving college and entering “the real world” came as a bit of a shock, with the introduction of issues such as utility bills and student loans into our insular lives. But for graduating art majors, “the real world” means finding a balance between staying true to artistic values and making a living. This year’s Fort Lewis College senior art students will show that balance in their final exhibit “Balancing the Continuum.”