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7th Feature: “Thinking Wilderness: The Art Show” – Part 1


Remote wild lands have informed the Village of Questa’s history and local wilderness traditions there continue unbroken in many ways. Questa itself is surrounded by some of the most beautiful protected lands in the U.S. “Thinking Wilderness: The Art Show” was a nice fit in the Questa community and shone a spotlight on this continuing legacy.

Hosted and curated by nonprofit LEAP (Land, Experience and Art of Place) and OCHO Art & Event Space, “Thinking Wilderness: The Art Show” featured works by 30 local and regional artists in a variety of two and three dimensional mediums.  The show was part of Questa’s participation in the nationwide marking of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act and a way for local artists to be involved in this milestone.  To learn more about the show, see the artworks and meet some of the artists, Read More….