February 2011

Artist Brian Leach Featured in Steamboat Today

Brian Leach, the local artist behind the current Vertical Arts Gallery exhibit, was featured recently in Steamboat Today for his innovative artwork, which is created using a unique wood-burning technique. After hosting an opening reception for Brian on Feb. 11, his work has been displayed...

Ralph Lauren Spring 2011 Collection Inspired by Wild West

Our interior designers at Vertical Arts are fashionistas as well. We look for the upcoming design trends in style, fashion, and all-around boldness. Recently, the fabulous Ralph Lauren Spring 2011 Collection has caught our eye with its nod to the wild West, the next latest...

Contemporary Light Art Exhibit Coming to Vertical Arts

The Vertical Arts Architecture Gallery will be featuring Sophia Dixon Dillo's new "Light and Line" exhibit beginning at the end of February and continuing through the end of March. The exhibit will be open to the public during regular business hours. Sophia Dixon Dillo is an...

Define Your Home with Shades of Gray

We started the conversation about gray being the new black for interiors last week, and now we want to explore some of the fun gray shades you can use in your home to get in on the trend. You see, Gray is really just a...

Is Gray the New Black for Interiors?

This season's hottest interior design looks seem to suggest that gray is now the preferred dark neutral rather than black. Just skim through design magazines to see shades of gray celebrated from floor to ceiling. According to Home Color Trends 2010/11, by Kate Smith and Kiki...

Attend Art Opening at Vertical Arts Feb. 11

Please join Vertical Arts as we welcome long-time local artist Brian Leach for an opening reception on the evening of February 11th from 6 to 9 p.m. Brian's creative wood work will be on display at the Vertical Arts Gallery during the month of February....

Mixed-Use Development Expected To Grow in 2011

As residential design trends focus on "simplicity, resourcefulness, health, community, and practicality," according to an article in Builder magazine, multi-use development is expected to grow in 2011. Once confined mostly to urban areas, the "village vibe" is emerging in suburbs, as designers seek to connect...

Vertical Arts Sponsors Steamboat Spring Winter Carnival

Now in its 98th year, we are proud to sponsor the 2011 annual Steamboat Springs Winter Carnival going on this week and continuing through Sunday, Feb. 6. There are still lots of fun activities to enjoy during the carnival, including traditional snow sports competitions at...