Entertainment briefs: Art conference, chorus competition, new exhibits
Grow Your Art Business Conference slated for April 27
The Grow Your Art Business Conference hosted by Artspace Open Studios for artists and art administrators will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Alpine Bank building, 225 N. Fifth St.
There will be more than six speakers.
Cost is $40 or $18 for full-time students.
Registration forms are available at http://www.artspacecolorado.org, click on the seminars page.
Call 640-8177, 256-1376 or go to http://www.artspacecolorado.org for information.
Grand Mesa Chorus competes in Colorado Springs
Grand Mesa Chorus competed April 4–7 at The Rocky Mountain Region 8 annual Convention and Competition in Colorado Springs.
The chorus received the second place medal in the small chorus division, fourth place chorus medal, most improved chorus plaque and ribbon with 40 more points earned over last year, and the showmanship plaque with the most improved choreography with 10 additional points over last year.
Ten choruses and 17 quartets competed with two songs each.
Two quartets from Grand Mesa Chorus competed in the quartets competition. Elixir Quartet and Cover Charge Quartet both scored well with Cover Charge bringing home the Novice Quartet Award.
New exhibits at Ouray County Historical Museum
The Ouray County Historical Museum, 420 Sixth Ave., in Ouray, has opened for the season with a short week, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.
Regular hours will begin May 16, open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 4:30 Sundays.
The museum added several new exhibits to its 25 theme rooms. The special exhibit is “Otto Mears: Pathfinder of the San Juans.”
Call 325-4576 or go to http://www.ouraycountyhistoricalsociety.org for information.