Chris with Iron Man, Centered

Life as a Chalk Artist

Oct. 1, 2019

Chris Carlson's art will rise up and grab you. Chalk it up to an open mind.

coloradan cover

Video: Chris Carlson Draws Ralphie

Oct. 1, 2019

Watch chalk artist Chris Carlson draw a special cover for the Coloradan alumni magazine.

a colorful image created with soap

The Engineering Class Teaching Students To Make Art

March 1, 2019

Some engineers might scoff at making art. But Jean Hertzberg is all about it. She's helping students reveal the beauty all around us.

Art in Korea

NOW — June 2018

CU art and art history professor George Rivera curated an exhibition of 117 works of art in a museum just outside of the Korean demilitarized zone.

High Tech Fiber

We're All Chameleons Now

Sept. 1, 2018

Could Laura Devendorf’s high-tech fabrics change the way we express ourselves?

Chris working in his shop

Ceramic Artist

In 2012, Curt Hammerly (EnvDes’10) was hit by a car. It led him to a life of creating ceramic art.

 Jordan Temkin

Drone Racer

March 1, 2018

Jordan Temkin is a $100,000 pro.

Michelle Ellsworth

The Rehearsal Artist

March 1, 2018

In Michelle Ellsworth’s “The Rehearsal Artist,” the artist rotates inside an eight-foot-diameter wooden wheel.

Editor's Note — Spring 2018

March 1, 2018

There was a time when I lived a few blocks down the street from an art museum with no entrance fee.

The Sharkive

The Sharkive

Feb. 20, 2018

CU Boulder acquires a major trove of modern art.