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Creators, Makers, & Doers: Suzanne Lee Chetwood

Posted on 1/29/19 by Brooke Burton

Suzanne Lee Chetwood has been painting the Boise Foothills for well over a decade; her aesthetic uses vibrant colors and pays close attention to the effects of those spectacular Idaho … Read More

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Creators, Makers, & Doers: Keiran Brennan Hinton

Posted on 1/10/19 by Brooke Burton

We are incredibly pleased to have welcomed  Keiran Brennan Hinton as our first Artist-In-Residence at the James Castle House. Keiran attended a unique high school in Toronto Canada, Etobicoke School of the Arts, … Read More

Creators, Makers, & Doers: Rick Jenkins

Posted on 11/28/18 by Brooke Burton

Rick Jenkins is a ceramic artist and educator who has shaped the programming at the Art Center inside Fort Boise Community Center and beyond for thirty years, receiving a Mayor’s Award for … Read More

**REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENT: City Hall Vestibule Vinyl Mural Proposals

Posted on 1/24/19 by Arts History

We’re looking for your thoughts and comments on the two selected finalists competing for the City Hall Vestibule Vinyl Mural public art project at Boise’s City Hall. Please view finalists … Read More

Creators, Makers, & Doers: Dwaine Carver

Posted on 10/8/18 by Brooke Burton

and potential locations of artworks to be installed on site at the wastewater educational facility. His large sculptural collaboration Cottonwoods can be seen on the new Boise City Hall Plaza (find out … Read More

Creators, Makers, & Doers: Idaho Horror Film Festival

Posted on 10/8/18 by Brooke Burton

Executive Director Molly Deckart  and Director of Media Paige Richards are celebrating the fifth birthday of the Idaho Horror Film Festival. With over fifty film offerings, a dozen venues, and the essential red carpet, the festival … Read More

Creators, Makers, & Doers: Janet Lo

Posted on 8/29/18 by Brooke Burton

Janet Lo had an atypical upbringing as a child of parents who immigrated from China, first to Canada, and then to the United States. She found her happy place among other ‘misfits’ … Read More

Creators, Makers, & Doers: Linda Buczynski

Posted on 7/22/18 by Brooke Burton

  Linda Buczynski is an artist and educator in Boise known for her generous enthusiasm, quirky sense of humor, and contagious goodwill. She teaches art at Sage International School, as well as … Read More

Creators, Makers, & Doers: LED

Posted on 6/25/18 by Brooke Burton

LED performances are high energy sensory experiences that draw you in with original dance, music, and visuals created by a trifecta of talent: Artistic Director/ choreographer/ dancer Lauren Edson, Creative Director/ composer/ musician  Andrew Stensaas, and … Read More


Posted on 6/6/18 by Arts History

  Project Description: Boise City invites selected three finalists to submit a proposal to design and fabricate sculptural public artwork(s) for the median(s) on a significant gateway street, Vista Avenue. … Read More


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