Saber Acomodar | Art & Workshops Of Jalisco 1915-Now
Sep
13
to Jan 21

Saber Acomodar | Art & Workshops Of Jalisco 1915-Now

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SABER ACOMODAR: Art and Workshops of Jalisco 1915-Now presents an investigation of the work carried out in studios and artisanal workshops in Jalisco, Mexico. Focusing on the last 100 years of production, the works included in the exhibition showcase collaborations between artists and artisans (e.g. potters, carpenters, blacksmiths, jewelers, sign painters, and printmakers) who work and live in western Mexico.

Saber Acomodar is the principal exhibition of the Biennial of the Americas, and has been organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver and the Arizona State University Art Museum.

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Muses of Mount Helikon V
Nov
1
to Dec 16

Muses of Mount Helikon V

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Helikon Gallery is proud to announce the next installment of our year-end, definitive group exhibit of inspiring and influential contemporary artists known as ‘Muses of Mount Helikon V.’ This annual show is an invite-only exhibit of artists from across the United States, known for being large, eclectic, colorful, and featuring high-level work in the illustrative arts – a loose term encompassing portraiture, figurework, illustration, and narrative, imaginative artwork.

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Disquiet
Nov
3
to Dec 16

Disquiet

Our final exhibition for 2017 features the narrative ceramic work of K Rhynus Cesark, who joins us on November 3rd for the opening reception of “Disquiet”. The artist maintains a studio practice in the Roaring Fork Valley and teaches encaustic painting and ceramics at Colorado Mountain College in Aspen.

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#FourthWorld
Nov
4
to Dec 16

#FourthWorld

With #fourthworld, SDK uses natural and manmade readymade objects, recycled canvas, paint and wood, found trash from alleyways, and repurposed masks, in order to juxtapose various materials and multimedia elements to create arrangements that draw parallels between the modern and the primitive highlighting their surprising resemblance.

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Flyers for Democracy - Christian Franco AIR project
Dec
7
5:00 PM17:00

Flyers for Democracy - Christian Franco AIR project

Artist Cristian Franco creates fictional punk bands, and develops the ephemera of the music scene surrounding the band. During his time in Denver, he is leading a workshop (led in Spanish with live translation) to teach anyone how to make their own punk rock flyers, using repurposed magazines, photocopiers, and other crafting materials.

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When Fiber Meets Glass
Nov
10
to Dec 3

When Fiber Meets Glass

Join us at RedLine on November 10, 2017 for the opening reception of a special exhibition of works by artists' Joan Burleson and Jandel Allen-Davis. Featuring both solo work and works in collaboration, Burleson and Allen-Davis explore consonance and dissonance in their materials and process.

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Exhibit 3  | Coping Mechanisms When You Have Borderline Personality Disorder
Nov
3
to Nov 30

Exhibit 3 | Coping Mechanisms When You Have Borderline Personality Disorder

Honz Williams, illustrator and fine artist, creates resounding work that reminds us that being human is hard, but you're not alone. Her work is inspired by her own experiences and is at once deeply personal and universally communicative. Her work addresses mental illness with honesty, compassion, and wit. Come and join the conversation.

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And Longing is Overthrown
Oct
19
to Nov 19

And Longing is Overthrown

Please join ATC DENin a works on paper show, And Longing is Overthrown, featuring two of Denver’s long time veterans in the Denver Art Scene, Jason Lee Gimbel and Christopher R. Perez. Jason Lee Gimbel’s charcoal figure drawings are classically informed and borrow from Greek mythology, classical sculpture and traditional figure drawing yet have a conceptual element to them that add a playful juxtaposition of these large scale drawings by added larger than life staples and magnets.  

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The Seductive Surface
Oct
6
to Oct 28

The Seductive Surface

This one month exhibition highlights work from the gallery as well as work from several new ceramic artists that exploit the unlimited possibilities of surface enhancement. From the earliest known pottery, cultures and peoples have decorated the surfaces of their clay objects. Whether ritual or religious based, or strictly utilitarian, decorative marks are abundant on ceramics.

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Ray-Mart #6
Oct
6
5:00 PM17:00

Ray-Mart #6

Ray-Mart is a living art sculpture. It organically changes as people walk into the installation. The store grows as it interacts. Customers get the emotions, smells, tastes, sounds and visuals of each Ray-Mart. It is an immersive interactive experience feeding from its surroundings and giving to all the senses.

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Artist Talk | Francisco Ugarte
Sep
28
7:00 PM19:00

Artist Talk | Francisco Ugarte

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MCA Denver is presenting three artist residencies this fall in collaboration with the Guadalajara art laboratory PAOS. Three artists, Francisco Ugarte, Christian Franco and Cynthia Gutierrez, will be in residence in Denver for two weeks each, presenting public programming, working with local artists, and collaborating with the teens in MCA Denver led leadership programs. This project is made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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