What Nobel Prize winner Dr. Warren Washington has to say about climate change, research

By Erica Boniface, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff Have you seen that graphic floating around the Internet asking people who they’d like to choose to sit on a park bench with for two hours – and why? Well, we’ll add someone to your list – Dr. Warren Washington. After reading his biography and more about [...]

2020-01-28T12:54:09-07:00January 19th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on What Nobel Prize winner Dr. Warren Washington has to say about climate change, research

Life after CU: Catching up with Bruce and Marcy Benson

By Erica Boniface, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff As individuals, they do amazing things - but as a pair, Bruce and Marcy Benson are absolutely unstoppable. During Bruce’s tenure as the President of the University of Colorado from 2008-2019, they tackled big changes together. “What impresses me most about Bruce and Marcy is their devotion [...]

2020-01-05T11:44:40-07:00November 3rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Life after CU: Catching up with Bruce and Marcy Benson

We’re counting down the days. Nominations for the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation awards start on November 1

Do you know a Coloradan who has made significant and unique contributions as an Artist, through Community Service in the Arts or through the intersection of Art and Society? Well, it’s time to get your nomination ready for the 2019 Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Awards! We're looking for submissions from November 1 - November 30, 2018.  [...]

2018-09-24T12:23:01-06:00September 23rd, 2018|Tags: , , |Comments Off on We’re counting down the days. Nominations for the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation awards start on November 1

Time Traveling in Denver: Catching up with Kirkland Museum’s Hugh Grant

By Erica Boniface View of Kirkland Museum’s central Promenade Gallery designed by Jim Olson, with a view at the end of a Vance Kirkland painting on the wall of Kirkland’s studio & art school building. A Postmodern Vignette (left) and Arts & Crafts Vignette (right) are also visible with paintings by Colorado [...]

2018-09-23T10:25:54-06:00September 23rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Time Traveling in Denver: Catching up with Kirkland Museum’s Hugh Grant

Where’s Colorado Ballet Dancer Maria Mosina After Retiring in 2017? We Have an Update.

By Erica Boniface, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Staff In 2017, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation honored Colorado Ballet’s principal dancer of 21 seasons, Maria Mosina, with the Artist Award at our Annual Awards Luncheon.Since her arrival at Colorado Ballet in 1995, Maria’s artistry, professionalism and her ability to transpose a role on stage helped set her apart from other [...]

2018-04-29T14:05:04-06:00February 7th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Where’s Colorado Ballet Dancer Maria Mosina After Retiring in 2017? We Have an Update.