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Thinking Outside the Square

Keep up on what’s happening at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College and find out more about life, the universe and everything.


2020 Highlights

As we start a new year, we’re grateful for your support throughout the crazy ride of 2020. FAC staff moved quickly to adapt and continue providing meaningful cultural experiences in new ways; we have connected with thousands in our community and beyond. Here are a few highlights. 1. FAC Connect launched with streaming access to […]

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Local Artist Feature: Lindsay Hand

Lindsay Hand is primarily self taught; she has consistently exhibited her work at galleries, historical museums and cultural centers across the US. Her work has grown into a very socially engaged practice in collaboration with artists of complimenting media and various community integrated institutions and the professionals within. In addition she continues in her private […]

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Check the Method: Spoken Word Workshop

Every Saturday, 12-1:30 p.m. Mountain Time Hosted by Young Chicago Authors and led by Chicago poet and author, Kevin Coval, and FAC Director and playwright, Idris Goodwin, Check The Method is Chicago’s premier writing workshop for 14-25 year olds. Come learn how to find inspiration in your daily life, write poems, and craft performances. Check […]

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Local Artist Feature: Corey Drieth

Corey Drieth was born and raised in Northern Colorado. He attended Colorado State University in Fort Collins where he received undergraduate degrees in Philosophy/Comparative Religious Studies and Studio Art. After serving as the Critic and Artist Residency Series (CAARS) coordinator for CSU’s Hatton Gallery, he attended graduate school at the University of North Carolina and […]

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Meet our Aug/Sept members of the month: Rev. Roger Butts and Rev. Marta Fioriti

Fine Arts Center Members for 3 years Why did you become a member of the Fine Arts Center? We started when our kids took some classes at Bemis as young children. We love the Fine Arts Center. We know supporting such institutions makes the Pikes Peak region better and more beautiful. But what got us, […]

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