Boulder art association

2021 Memberships Due!

The Boulder Art Association (BAA) is a 501 c (3) non-profit organization for beginning, emerging, and professional artists, as well as individuals and businesses contributing to the growth of visual arts in Boulder. Its purpose is to promote the professional growth of visual artists both in the creation of art and the business practices that are essential to marketing and sharing their art. The BAA welcomes all people who like to explore the arts and celebrates the diversity of the arts.


May Member Meeting Art Demo Anne Kullaf
May Member Meeting!

Drawing with a Brush–Creating Loose, Bold, Expressive Watercolors with Anne Kullaf In this online ZOOM* lecture and demonstration, you will learn how to effectively use your brush instead of a&h…

2021 Outdoor Creations – A Boulder County Juried Art Exhibit

Calling All En Plein Air Artists Hello Artists and Friends of En Plein Air Artists! We are very excited to once again feature fabulous artwork of our prized Boulder County Parks & Open…

Virtual Artist Critique Group: “Five @ 11”

Weekly every SATURDAY 11AM-12:15PM Each Saturday at 11AM, the works of 5 local artists will be chosen for critique by fellow artists via ZOOM.



Artist Opportunities

CURRENT BAA CALL FOR ART

Whats the BUZZ BAA July 2021 Member Show
🐝 Excited! July Member show!

BAA is BUZZING with the news of our next member show called “What’s the Buzz?” The July show will be held at our new show gallery “The Gallery at @ the Bus Stop Apartments” located at North Broadw…

BAA Wall @ R Gallery Call for art!

**CLOSED** Did you know that we have a “Featured Artist” wall for BAA members at R Gallery in Boulder? Did you know that this benefit is FREE to BAA members? Read more…

BOULDER AREA CALL FOR ART

2021 Outdoor Creations – A Boulder County Juried Art Exhibit

Calling All En Plein Air Artists Hello Artists and Friends of En Plein Air Artists! We are very excited to once again feature fabulous artwork of our prized Boulder County Parks & Open…

Virtual Artist Critique Group: “Five @ 11”

Weekly every SATURDAY 11AM-12:15PM Each Saturday at 11AM, the works of 5 local artists will be chosen for critique by fellow artists via ZOOM.

BCAA Calls for entry

Check this link often for updated art calls around the Boulder Colorado Area https://www.bouldercountyarts.org/calendar_opportunities CURRENT CALLS  Call for 2021 Submissions: Jack’s Solar Gard…

Member Meetings

Due to COVID-19, we are holding our member meeting via ZOOM. All meetings are recorded, visit the Member Meetings page to watch.

Our meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month starting at 6:00 pm (we usually take the summer off).

All are welcome! If you are interested in joining us for a member meeting, check back here for the latest information or join our newsletter so you don’t miss any announcements.

  • May Member Meeting!
    Drawing with a Brush–Creating Loose, Bold, Expressive Watercolors with Anne Kullaf In this online ZOOM* lecture and demonstration, you will learn how to effectively use your brush instead of a pencil to create bold, fluid marks early on in the painting process. Emphasis will be on working with value relationships, perspective and a limited palette… Read More »May Member Meeting!

Passionate Artists
Creative Community

BAA HISTORY

In 1923, Boulder Art Guild was born when Jean Sherwood, art patron and clubwoman, with CU’s Dean of Arts and Sciences, FBR Hellems, agreed that Boulder needed an Art Club.

MEET THE BOARD

Connect with the people who make it happen.

VOLUNTEER

Whether you contribute financially or as advocate for good, you make a real difference.

GET INVOLVED

HOW YOU CAN HELP PROMOTE THE ARTS

MAKE A DONATION

Your generosity makes our work possible.
We have opportunities for you to contribute financially or as a volunteer.

BECOME A BAA MEMBER

BAA members get many benefits including free member meetings with art demos & workshops, member shows (fee), and more…

BOULDER AREA ART ORGS

BAA advocates for the arts in and around the Boulder, Colorado area. Learn more about other arts organizations in our area.


Angie Baker Mural
Annie Thayer Watercolor Artist
Annie Thayer
Megan McCarthy - Serenity Lies Beneath the Boughs of the Pines
Lorelei Stumbo
Fantastical Mountain Forest Mists
Justin Deister
Judy Fisher
Jo Richardson
Didier Delepine
Cyndy Hinkelman-Smith
30×30
Claudia Ringel
Blaise Simonelli
Archie Millard - Mixed Media
Angie Baker
Connor Moynihan - Featured
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Acharya-gretchen-oil-Hudson-Bay-Bear
Adam Rubey Prince Grati-Toad
Jill Rumley Pastel
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