Denver Art Museum Receives $25 Million Donation
Dec10

Denver Art Museum Receives $25 Million Donation

The Denver Art Museum  today announced the largest-ever donation in the institution’s history: a $25 million gift from Board Chairman J. Landis Martin and his wife Sharon Martin, intend For a city firing on all cylinders, the remaking of Denver’s Italian masterpiece is hardly a surprise.   What is a surprise is the estimated $150 million price tag associated with this announced project.  Read more as reported by BLOUIN.  ...

Read More
Designing for sustainability
Aug01

Designing for sustainability

Enjoying a serene environment with little contact to the elements indoors is taking some interesting twists. Here is an award-winning Container home just outside of Boulder Colorado. Shipping Container House is off-the-grid using solar orientation, passive cooling, green roofs, pellet stove heating and photovoltaics to create electricity.   An alternative style would be a Flex home in China:...

Read More
The Art of Outdoor Living – Patios that Inspire
Jun23

The Art of Outdoor Living – Patios that Inspire

The Art Quarterly contributors investigate 5 simple steps that you should include for artfully styled and designed outdoor patios. Feature article by Colorado based Design by Sundown.

Read More
How Art Can Blow Apart Your Estate
Jun18

How Art Can Blow Apart Your Estate

Effective estate planning is a concern for many fine art collectors.  When works exceed a value of $50,000 the IRS is likely going to be interested.  Today’s article in Barrons by writer Karen Hube covers the reasons, antics and basic strategies required upon forming and managing your Estate with Fine Art. Source: How Art Can Blow Apart Your...

Read More
Luis Jiminez Installation of Mustang… Hype?
Apr12

Luis Jiminez Installation of Mustang… Hype?

Strikingly Similar? Now I know all the hype that has surrounded Luis Jiminez’s Installation of Mustang as being publicly lauded and something the entire Western Region can be proud of, I say “You can’t be serious”. What a monstrosity! I mean come on, is this what we want international travelers to Denver to see? especially ones from Europe, that know good sculpture. If you have ever driven into or left DIA...

Read More