The Hive Paonia Art Gallery will exhibit paintings by Marvin Swallow, Sundance and Ceremonial Chief in the Lakota Tradition, Feb. 19 through April 15.
The exhibit at the Hive will explore timeless themes of the Lakota ceremonial way of life, offering profound picto-poetic narratives from the deep spiritual heart of the indigenous Native American culture in its modern expression.
A public opening reception and prayer with the artist will be held Friday Feb. 19, from 7-9 p.m. at the Hive, 130 Grand Avenue, Paonia. Doors will open at 7 and the prayer will begin at 8 p.m. A closing reception will be held on Friday, April 15, from 7-9 p.m. All are invited.
For more about Chief Swallow, visit MarvinSwallow.com. The Hive Art Gallery is located at 130 Grand Ave, Paonia and open for receptions and by appointment only. For more info, visit www.hivepaonia.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.