American painter Edward Hopper once declared, "In general it can be said that a nation's art is greatest when it most reflects the character of its people." So what does Pueblo's great art say about us? For professional artist, Kim Faiella-Furrh, the owner and lead teacher behind Pueblo's new SAGE Art Academy, it says that our community is unique and vibrant - and willing to include our children in our artistic future.
"There is a very special and engaging mixture of history and new growth here," Ms. Faiella-Furrh believes, "with a renewed wave of motivated and diehard artists and local community members all with the same interest: to develop their beloved town of Pueblo, slowly and methodically maintaining our multi-cultural and historic significance while creating a town filled with art for locals and visitors."Read more