Art & Culture

Cimarron Sounds, Vol. 1

In the first installment of his Cimarron Sounds column about Western music, RW Hampton asks — and answers — whether …

Bucket List: National Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Head to Elko, Nevada, for the annual cowboy poetry gathering, now in its 36th year. Presented by the Western Folklife …

Real Design Stories: Restoring a West Texas Historic District

From Texas to New Mexico to California, folks are making it their mission to rejuvenate the places that represent their …

Song Premiere: Eleven Hundred Springs’ “Let’s Move Out to the Country”

The longtime favorite Dallas country band premieres “Let’s Move Out to the Country,” exclusively with C&I. Eleven Hundred Springs fans …

Native Spotlight: Super Silversmith

Matthew Charley takes the traditional art of Navajo jewelry to a contemporary new high. Matthew Charley can be a hard …

Real Design Stories: Revitalizing the Taos Ski Valley

From Texas to New Mexico to California, folks are making it their mission to rejuvenate the places that represent their …

Lens on Hoop Dancing

C&I talks with Arizona-based photographer Joanna Proffitt about capturing the action of hoop dancing. The work of photographer Joanna Proffitt …

Art Gallery: JanyRae Seda

The Idaho painter’s works are rich in texture and bold in color, bringing to life the landscapes of the West. “Every time …