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Larimer County Natural Resources Visual Artist of the Year Reception

Department: Natural Resources
Release Date: Dec 27, 2012

Contact Information:

Meegan Flenniken, Resource Program Manager, (970) 679-4562,

 Please join us in celebrating the work of Larimer County Natural Resources Visual Artist for 2012, Nature Photographer, David Clack.  

January 11, 2013, 2 p.m.
Larimer County Courthouse Offices
2nd Floor Lobby
200 W. Oak St., Fort Collins
At the reception, there will be an unveiling of David’s photograph, “Sunset at Devil’s Backbone Open Space,” the piece that he will donate to the County for public display. The goal of the Larimer County Visual Artist Program is to showcase protected parks and open spaces within the County thru artistic expression from professional artists. 
In David’s words, “I enjoyed the opportunity to capture the unique lighting and formations of the Larimer County parks and open spaces. It was an interesting and rewarding project through the course of this past year.” David spent his term visiting Larimer County’s parks and open spaces to search for inspiration for his photography.
David is the Larimer County Natural Resources Department’s sixth visual artist. Previous years’ artists and the pieces they created can be viewed at    In addition, the Larimer County Department of Natural Resources is now seeking professional visual artist applicants for 2013 – visit the website to learn more and apply.
Larimer County Natural Resources and the Open Lands program receive support from the ¼ cent Help Preserve Open Spaces Sales tax which provides for recreational amenities and the conservation of natural and cultural values throughout Larimer County and its municipalities. 
To learn more about Larimer County’s parks and open spaces,
visit our website at
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