Denver photos of the week, Feb. 4-10

Here’s a look at some of the great folks and odd sights we saw this week.

Justin Johnson (left) and Mike Neal listen to an act at Test Kitchen at Black Box, Feb. 8, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Justin Johnson (left) and Mike Neal listen to an act at Test Kitchen at Black Box, Feb. 8, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) black box; capitol hill; music; hip hop; rap; club; nightlife; test kitchen; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite; colorado;
Justin Johnson (left) and Mike Neal listen to an act at Test Kitchen at Black Box, Feb. 8. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

“Yaasss.” It’s been a great week in Denver. Did you enjoyed the thaw? Here’s a look at some of the great folks and odd sights we saw this week.

Von Miller as a gnome. Bill's Sports Collectibles. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) Broncos; bill's sports collectibles; retail; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite; colorado;
Von Miller as a gnome. Seen at Bill’s Sports Collectibles. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Goshen Carmel poses for a portrait in the McNichols Building while "Picture Me Here: Stories of Hope and Resilience by Refugees and Immigrants" is installed. Feb. 5, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) artist; civic center; art gallery; immigrant; refugee; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite; colorado; mcnichols building;
Goshen Carmel poses for a portrait in the McNichols Building while “Picture Me Here: Stories of Hope and Resilience by Refugees and Immigrants” is installed. Feb. 5. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Terri Gentry shows a photo of her twin, performing grandmother and great aunt, Ernestine and and Josephine McClain, godchildren of Dr. Joseph H.P. Westbrook. The Black American West Museum. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) black american west museum; history; five points; kevinjbeaty; denverite; denver; colorado
Terri Gentry shows a photo of her twin, performing grandmother and great aunt, Ernestine and and Josephine McClain, godchildren of Dr. Joseph H.P. Westbrook. The Black American West Museum, Feb. 4. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Graffiti on the "Paramount" murals by Alexandre Orion on the Cherry Creek Trail at Broadway. (Dave Burdick/Denverite)
Graffiti on the “Paramount” murals by Alexandre Orion on the Cherry Creek Trail at Broadway. (Dave Burdick/Denverite)
The full-time activist known as "Queen Phoenix" or Dezy led the event. The Protect Our Muslim Neighbors Rally at Civic Center Park, Feb. 4, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) march; protest; muslim neighbors; civic center park; copolitics; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite;
The full-time activist known as “Queen Phoenix” or Dezy led the event. The Protect Our Muslim Neighbors Rally at Civic Center Park, Feb. 4. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Zahra Abdulameer stands in the ampitheater at the Protect Our Muslim Neighbors Rally at Civic Center Park, Feb. 4, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) march; protest; muslim neighbors; civic center park; copolitics; kevinjbeaty; denver; denverite;
Zahra Abdulameer stands in the amphitheater at the Protect Our Muslim Neighbors Rally at Civic Center Park, Feb. 4. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
The first members of the Boulé in Denver. (Denver Public Library/Western History Collection/The Clarence and Fairfax Holmes Papers) denver public library; archive; archival; dpl
The first members of the Boulé in Denver, America’s first black Greek fraternity. (Denver Public Library/Western History Collection/The Clarence and Fairfax Holmes Papers)
Denver at night from space. (International Space Station/NASA/Public Domain)
Denver at night from space. (International Space Station/NASA/Public Domain)
2801 Welton Street. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) five points; denver; colorado; kevinjbeaty; denverite;
2801 Welton Street, a stop for vacationing black families mentioned in the Green Book, a guide for friendly travel from the early half of the 20th century. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Veggies ready for the grill at Marczyk Fine Foods, 770 E. 17th Ave., on an unseasonably warm February Day. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Veggies ready for the grill at Marczyk Fine Foods, 770 E. 17th Ave., on an unseasonably warm February Day. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Kevin Beaty is a media producer with experience in a variety of settings spanning Hollywood film sets to international backpack journalism expeditions. He is on a never-ending quest to meld artful imagery, functional design and intimate storytelling. His biggest struggle in any given moment is whether to shoot stills or video. Find him on Twitter and Instagram at @kevinjbeaty.