Kent Caraway

Dragon Girl: Finding Peace and Fostering Community through Art

Nicole Vanston has developmental disabilities, she lives below the poverty line, and she takes care of her mother who has multiple sclerosis. “She doesn’t come out that much, and she has a hard time standing up,” Nicole says of her mother. Damon McLeese, the executive director of the VSA arts of Colorado/ Access Gallery (VSAC) […]

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Amie York and The Wolflike Creature

Energy leaps off the walls and abides in the faces of the artists that fill VSA arts of Colorado/Access Gallery (VSAC) in Denver, Colorado. The artists shift about chatting, drawing, and creating. “We work together on something and then everyone has some time to work on their own stuff,” says Cris Ciani, the program director […]