Category Archives: Denver

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Larimer Square Celebrates

What did Dana Crawford do in 1965? She “formed Larimer Associates, to change the face of the 1400 block of Larimer Street by refurbishing the buildings, creating courtyards and leasing to office and retail tenants.” […]

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Month of Photography Opening 2015

I’m keeping the spirit of the Month of Photography Denver 2015 alive with a series of moments captured during this year’s celebration.  The MoP is a biennial celebration of fine art photography with hundreds of collaborative […]

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Bethany & Rufus musical artists

Baur’s is back!  And, so is listening in the Historic Baur’s Building which was originally a “virtual palace of sweets:  cases of candy, cakes and a soda fountain” at 1512 Curtis Street in downtown Denver. […]

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Celebrating International Jazz Day

From exquisite dissonance and edgy music to tropical harmonies the MHQ Jazz Sextet celebrated the release of their new CD, “Hear, Here”  in an artful space, the Mike Wright Gallery on Wazee Street in Denver’s LoDo […]

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Golden Seed photo mural #5

The client presented me with criteria he hoped I would meet in creating this finished photograph. The finished work needed to be – 1) graphic and bold 2) show part of the building and LoDo […]

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New Art Photography Commission #3

BACKSTORY The piece titled, Golden Seed is finished in 3 sections – a horizontal tryptich for printing and installation in the clients lobby entry of their just restored building. Master printer, Ron Landucci owner of Infinite […]

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New Art Photography Commission Post # 2

The outside dimensions of the finished and installed artwork are to be 87″ x 80″. Multiple images were captured over time and compiled on computer. This single image detail of old signage was captured on the […]

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Art Commission from a Seed?

The backstory.  The request: “Diane, we would like art that is bold and graphic.  It should be something unexpected.” Music to my ears. Location:  a small, but significant lobby entrance.  

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First Christmas at Crawford Hotel

A favorite spot for enjoying a fine cup of espresso from PigTrain Coffee at the Denver Union Station – Crawford Hotel.  

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Photos in new life of The Crawford Hotel, Denver

Happy Birthday Colorado! Vicki Godbey, famous for great promotions when she was at the Brown Palace Hotel (L) and the iconic Dana Crawford, Denver based Historic Preservationista and namesake of the new Crawford Hotel at […]

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