All posts tagged: Colorado

Added MidWeek Update:

May 24 / 18 Hello everyone! Have two updates to add to MidWeek Update. I received these by way of email. You have the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusettes and The Core Gallery in Denver, Colorado. This is short notice, but for those living in the area and are interested in attending, please read…         ANDREA GORDON OPENING JUNE 1 6PM CORE NEW SPACE GALLERY MAY 31 – JUNE 17 900 Santa Fe Dr. Denver 80204 Thursday 12-5, Friday 12-9, Saturday 12-5, Sunday 12:30-3 303-297-8428 andreagordonart.com 303-875-1198 Enjoy the rest of your day, be blessed!     Image source: unknown Advertisements

Wednz Scene: Americans for the Arts Convention-Denver, CO

April 25 / 18 Hello…Hump, Hump, Hump Day Wednesday. Have two things to pass along. First Americans for the Arts. Who are Americans for the Arts? It’s an organization “whose mission is to build recognition and support for the extraordinary and dynamic value of the arts and to lead, serve, and advance the diverse networks of organizations and individuals who cultivate the arts in America”. I got that from their web page. Read about this organization not too long ago and have been following up on this since. Advocate, Research, Connect, and Lead. They are having a convention in Denver, Colorado in June of this year. Here are some details… Credit source: Americans for the Arts Join us for the 2018 Americans for the Arts Annual Convention in Denver, CO! On June 14-17, arts and community leaders from across the country will discuss pressing issues around public art, community development, education, advocacy, and equity. WE COME TOGETHER TO MAKE OUR COMMUNITIES STRONGER THROUGH THE ARTS. For more than 60 years, the Americans for the Arts Annual Convention …

Weekend Scene: Denver Art Week

October 21 / 17 Hey again….Second, Denver Art Week, which will be happening on November 3-11, 2017. I saw this while I was getting yesterday’s post for @ The Event ready. Here are some of the highlights….. Credit source: http://www.denver.org Denver Arts Week is an nine-day celebration of all things art in The Mile High City, featuring more than 300 events at a wide variety of art galleries, museums, theaters and concert halls, many of which are deeply discounted. This year’s Denver Arts Week takes place Nov. 3-11, 2017.  PROGRAMS Know Your Arts First Friday Free Night at the Museums Denver’s On Stage Family Friendly Hidden Gems Lots of events taking place such as 14er Film Fest, 2 for 1 Admission to Listen/Hear 101 – Decoding Classical & Baroque, Broken Down, and many other events during Denver Art Week. Free Night at the Museums is where Denver’s best museums are open late and admission is free…yes FREE. You’ll also experience the Denver Film Festival, which takes place Nov. 1-12 and Breakin’ Convention, Nov. 4-5, the world’s …

@ The Event in Denver, Colorado

October 20 / 17 Hey Friday! Sooo good to know that the weekend is near. This month we’re in Denver, Colorado. Lots of great and interesting things to do in the Mile High City.  Thanks to denver.org, you can get a look at the activities you can do. Credit source: denver.org MUST SEE EXHIBITIONS IN DENVER MI TIERRA: CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS EXPLORE PLACE Ends Oct. 22, 2017 Explore contemporary life in the American West through the eyes of 13 Latino artists. The Denver Art Museum presents artwork by Carmen Argote (Los Angeles), Jaime Carrejo (Denver), Gabriel Dawe (Dallas), Claudio Dicochea (San Antonio), Daniela Edburg (San Miguel de Allende), Justin Favela (Las Vegas), Ana Teresa Fernández (San Francisco), Ramiro Gomez (West Hollywood), John Jota Leaños (San Francisco), Dmitri Obergfell (Denver), Ruben Ochoa (Los Angeles), Daisy Quezada (Santa Fe), and Xochi Solis (Austin). BACKSTORY: WESTERN AMERICAN ART IN CONTEXT Ends Feb. 11, 2018 This exhibition, which will be held at History Colorado Center, features 50 pieces from the collections of History Colorado and the Denver Art Museum’s Petrie Institute of Western American Art. Come …

Wednesday Scene: 12th Annual Northern Colorado Writers Conference

Jan. 11 / 17 Hey! The Northern Colorado Writers Conference is coming and it’s time to get your writing skills set. Here are the details……   cred: association of writers & writing programs The Northern Colorado Writers Conference is the premier writers conference in the region, bringing in agents, editors, and authors from across the country. 2017 marks the 12th year of the event that caters to writers of all levels and genres through classes, workshops, presentations, and keynote speakers. Registration opens January 9, 2017.   Faculty Featured Writers Include: Presenter and keynote speaker, Chuck Wendig. Other presenters include Trai Cartwright, Bob Mayer, Angie Hodapp, Laura Pritchett, Kerrie Flanagan, J.C. Lynne, Shane Kuhn, Jennifer March Soloway, Marilyn Allen, Alicia Clancy, Jeff Miller, Jon Davis, Jamie Raintree, Whitney Davis, and Warren Hammond.   Genres Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Screenwriting, Children’s literature   MAY 5 – MAY 6, 2017 Conference APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 1, 2017 TUITION / COST:$389 SCHOLARSHIP: Available Jerry Eckert Scholarship, see website for guidelines: http://www.northerncoloradowriters.com/conference/jerry-eckert-scholarship. CONTACT: April Moore PHONE: 9702275746 EMAIL: april@northerncoloradowriters.com WEBSITE: http://northerncoloradowriters.com Location 350 E. Horsetooth …

Weekend Scene: 2017 Cherry Creek Arts Festival

October 22 / 16 Good Evening. Just one post to share with you today. It’s been a busy week for me, cred: art fair calendar 2017 Cherry Creek Arts Festival Denver, Colorado July 1, 2 & 3 250 Artists Deadline: December 1 2016 artist sales $13,000 per artist average $900,000 advertising and public relations $30,000 in artist purchase awards 350,000 annual visitors New jury panel annually Learn more & apply: http://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=5162 The Cherry Creek Arts Festival invites you to apply to be one of 250 exhibitors at the 2017 event, a world-class and award-winning celebration of the visual arts. CCAF enjoys an attendance of 350,000 visitors to the Cherry Creek North Shopping District in Denver, Colorado. Our goal is to provide the public and our selected exhibitors an experience of unparalleled quality. Proceeds from the Arts Festival help CherryArts to fulfill its year-round art education and outreach mission through programs that provide access to the arts for schools in Colorado, since 1991. Learn more about our festival: http://cherrycreekartsfestival.org If your interested, just read above, click on …

Scene Wednesday: CORE Call for Entries

February 24 / 16 Hello and Good Morning! As you know, I’m always on the hunt for opportunities to pass along to you guys. Just one post to share today and that is for CORE New Art Space. Read on….   (cred: CORE New Art Space) REPURPOSE  Call For Entries This show is for all the Marcel Duchamps, the Robert Rauschenbergs and Jasper Johns of the world, artists who rearrange, re-glue, re-engineer, or repurpose ready made materials of a non-precious nature into works of art. 2-D and 3-D artists are encouraged to apply. Dumpster-diving is not required but being a visionary able to re-imagine materials intended for one purpose into another is highly preferred. Images – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3, if 3-D you may submit 2 shots per piece JUROR  Theresa Clowes has been exploring the properties of textiles for more than 20 years. In addition to being a professional artist, she is also an experienced teacher. Clowes was a Senior Instructor at Colorado Academy for 10 years and is currently the Chair of Fine Arts …

Scene Wednesday: Aspen Summer Words Writing Workshop

February 10 / 16 Mornings peeps! Another Scene Wednesday brought to you by yours truly. Just found this writing workshop here and it’s in Aspen Colorado. Continue reading….. ASPEN SUMMER WORDS Presenting Writing Workshops Fiction ♦ Memoir ♦ Poetry ♦ YA (Young Adult) Meeting With Top Agents & Editors JUNE 19 – 24, 2016 Featuring Maria Semple Darin Strauss Abigail Thomas Ann Hood Dean Bakopoulos Rowan Ricado Phillips and more….. Deadline to apply: February 26, 2016 aspenwords.org If your interested, just go to the website and get all the information you need! There is another post coming up in a few…… photo cred: islandtradervactions.info and aspeninstitute.org