Front Range Art Guide Aug 27-Sep. 2 – Daily Boulder Camera


Rock area

15th Street Gallery With works by Boston artist Nancy Simonds and Denver artist Tony Ortega; open by appointment 11 am-3pm from Thursday to Saturday; 1708 15th Street, Boulder; 303-447-2841;

Ana Art Gallery Art by local, African and Caribbean artists; from noon to 5 p.m. from Friday to Sunday; 958 Cherryvale Road, Boulder; 303-261-5936;

Arbor Institute “Life in the Plasticene” explores the era of plastic fueled by fossil fuels with works by Marcus Eriksen, Kelsi Nagy, Chris Jordan, Patrick Chandler and David Oonk, until October 3; 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, or by appointment 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. from Tuesday to Friday; 1708 13th Street, Boulder;

Art and soul gallery The works of New England-region artist Eleanor Sabin explore the conflict between the man-made world and the natural world; 11 am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday, 11 am-4pm Sunday; 1615 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-544-5803;

Center for the creative reuse of art pieces The staff and volunteer art exhibition located in the Bricolage gallery features works in a wide range of mediums and reused materials from more than 15 artists; until October 2; from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday and from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday; 2860 Bluff St., Boulder;

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art “The Tenacious Influence of Painting”, a work of American and British artists, until September 6; “El movimiento sigue”, outdoor sculpture Los Seis de Boulder by Jasmine Baetz, until March 14, 2022; “The Journey Continues to Justice, El Movimiento Sigue,” the installation by Judy Miranda and Geraldina Lawson explores the issues facing undocumented youth through September 6; 11 am-5pm Tuesday to Sunday; 1750 13th Street, Boulder; 303-443-2122;

Canyon Theater and Gallery “Letters of Love to Earth / Cartas de Amor a La Tierra”, a collaboration between the Arbor Art collective and local artists and farmers who are creating food justice and climate resilient food systems, until October 3; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday to Sunday; Main Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, 303-441-3100,

The Community Arts Center Collective “Lost & Found: Art with found objects”,
a group exhibition with works made from recycled and / or found objects, until October 3; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 201 N. Chemin Public, Lafayette;

Dairy Arts Center Four exhibits promote awareness of the MMIWG (Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls): “Sing Our Rivers Red,” the exhibit features thousands of simple earrings, each representing a current case of the MMIWG; “MMIWG + Art Exhibit” features work by Indigenous artists Chad Yellowjohn, Nathalie Standingcloud, Mary Jane Oatman, Crystal Dugi, Lakota Sage and Olivia Montoya; “Native Fashion Taking Action” by Native Fashion Designer and Former “Project Runway” Patricia Michaels; mural by artist JayCee Beyale of Creative Nations; all exhibited until October; 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday; 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; 303-440-7826;

East Window “Never Forget”, Nicholas Galanin’s work transforms the Hollywood billboard into a call to action to return land to indigenous communities, until August 29; open every day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. 4949 Broadway, Unit 102-B, Boulder;

Annex East Window Pearl Street “Gordian Knot”, by Kacy Jung, explores culture and capitalism, until September 1; 1647 Pearl Street, Boulder;

Eldorado Springs Art Center The dilapidated old auto repair shop turned into an art gallery has a garden of sculptures and artist’s studio work; call for an appointment; 8 Chesebro Way, Eldorado Springs; 303-378-0454;

The gallery of the apartments at the bus stop “Street Wise,” featuring artist-in-residence Eboni JD Freeman, Heather Schulte, Monks & Ninjas, M. Hanimal and Savannah Ducharm, through August 31; “Ride On: A Bike Art Exhibition”, presents works of art related to cycling from all media, until September; bring your bike to the opening reception for a free security check, live marimba music and a community art project from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on September 3; open from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday or by appointment; 4895 N. Broadway, Boulder;

Lyon Red Stone Museum Historical exhibitions in a school from 1881 with three rooms: “Journaux de Lyon: une histoire”, “Tous aboard!” Railroads in Lyons ”,“ Swift / Smith / Bohn Family ”,“ 125 Years of Distinctive Cameras ”,“ Native American Artifacts ”,“ Della Burke ”and more; until October 3; 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday; 340, rue High, Lyon;

Mary Williams Fine Arts “America the Beautiful”, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit Feeding America; calling for hours; 5311 West Avenue # 112, Boulder, 303-938-1588;

Boulder Museum Karla Funderburk’s Memorial Crane Project Pays Tribute to COVID Victims with Thousands of Origami Cranes, Until September 17; “Drawing Parallels: Community Art & Artefacts from 2020” until September 17th; “30 Years Celebration: eTown, A National Treasure,” exhibit featuring archival memorabilia, historical photographs and more, until October 4; 9 am-5pm Thursday-Monday, 9 am-8pm Wednesday; 2205 Broadway, Boulder; 303-449-3464;

Naropa University Art Galleries Nalanda Campus, 6287 Arapahoe Ave. : Cube Gallery presents local, national and international artists, 10 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday; The Nalanda Gallery welcomes guest artists and student exhibitions, 10 am to 5:30 pm, Monday to Friday; The Lounge Gallery is operated by students from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Arapahoe Campus, 2130 Arapahoe Ave. : The Lincoln Gallery presents local and regional artists, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm; Paramita Campus, 3285 30th St.: The Paramita Gallery presents work in all media by regional professional artists, 10 am to 5:30 pm, Monday to Friday;

NCAR / UCAR Community Art Program Closed until further notice; National Center for Atmospheric Research Visitors, 1850 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder;

NoBo Arts District The first Fridays are from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and offer a self-guided tour of the artists’ studios; 1 pm to 6 pm Second Saturdays feature local artists, food vendors, musicians and free activities for families, through December; the artist collective runs along North Boulder and Lee Hill Drive;

Phil Lewis Art Open from noon to 5 p.m. from Saturday to Sunday; 2034 Pearl St., Unit 102, Boulder;

POP! Gallery Open Studios’ pop-up art and gift gallery features rotating exhibits from Boulder County artists and Open Studios members; 11 am-6pm every day; Lower level of the Broadway building, 1200 Pearl Street, Suite 15;

Gallery R “Trees & Flowers”, by artists from Colorado, until September 26; 11 am-6pm Tuesday to Sunday; 2027 Broadway, Boulder; 303-447-2841;

Rembrandt Court indigenous, local and national art; 11 am-5pm Monday to Saturday, call ahead; 1301 Spruce Street, Boulder; 303-301-2972;

SmithKlein Gallery Arizona artist Hilario Gutierrez works in an exhibition, from August 30 to September 7. 24; every day from noon to 5 p.m. 1116 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-444-7200;

Community Thistle Gallery Dona Laurita’s “Transitional Evidence” exhibition, through August, features guest artists Jody Bill and Steve O’Bryan; open by appointment; 6000 Spine Road # 101, Boulder;

UC Art Museum “Staring into the Fire”, abstract on canvas by local artist Kate Petley, until December 18; “Tools of Conveyance,” multimedia works using glass and organic materials by Canadian artist Tim Whiten, until December 18; 1085 18th St., Boulder;

University of Colorado Museum of Natural History will reopen again this fall; University of Colorado Henderson Building, 15th and Broadway, Boulder;

Longmont sector

Fire station art center “Means of production”, with Alexandra Knox, Manda Remmen and Noah Breuer, until August 29; artist-in-residence Janelle W. Anderson has works at the South Gallery; from noon to 5 p.m. from Wednesday to Sunday; 667 Fourth Avenue, Longmont;

Longmont Museum The “Longmont 150” exhibition celebrates the 150th anniversary of the city with more than 80 years of artefacts, until January 9, 2022; 9 am-3pm Tuesday to Saturday; 400, chemin Quail, Longmont;

Osmosis gallery “Why not Niwot? »A program with a jury on the unique city, until August 31; “The Sense Called Wonder”, exhibition by Karen Taylor, until August 31; 10 am-5pm Monday to Friday, 11 am-5pm Saturday; 290 Second Avenue, Niwot;

Northern Colorado

Estes Park Art Center “The Joy Of Diversity”, mixed media by Cynthia Price Reedy, jewelry by Eli Roehl, until August 24; “Estes Valley Plein Air Show”, August 28-Sept. 25; 11 am-5pm every day; 517 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park;

Works of art “Out of Place, Out of Bounds”, highlights fiber and fiber techniques, until August 28; “Gross Domestic Products”, by Eleanor Sabine; from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday; 310 N. Railroad Ave., Loveland;

Loveland Museum“Flashpoints: Material: Intent: Fused”, the artists explore a wide range of materials, until September 25; “Light Affects: Encaustic Colorado,” group exhibition with artists from Colorado, until September 25; “Encaustic Watercolor Paintings”, by artist Eric Zimmer, until August 28; “Speaking to Water,” by Sharon Carlisle, until August 28; “Magia Chicana”, by Tony Ortega, until November 13; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; 503 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland;


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