Posts in Category: Events

Pastel Painting Demonstration by Member Artist Diane Wood

BAA Member Diane Wood will be holding a pastel painting demonstration at Rocky Ridge Music Academy in North Boulder as part of First Friday. The demonstration will be from 6 – 9 PM Friday, July 1st.

BMoCA Opening Reception and Summer Kickoff Party

Thursday, June 23, BMoCA is holding a summer kickoff party to celebrate the opening of its two newest exhibitions: Finishing School: BLISS and DESIGNxBOULDER: Inspiring Community through Art

Nederland Community Center – Art at the Center Exhibition, Reception & Interactive Demonstrations

Several Boulder Art Association members along with other local artists will show their art at the Art at the Center art exhibition at the Nederland Community Center in Nederland, CO.  The open reception is Thursday, June 16, 2016 from 4:30 to 7:00 pm including interactive art demonstrations featuring acrylic painting, cell phone photography and ink printing with stamps. The show runs through the September 17, 2016.

May 2016 Member Meeting and Presentation

We hold monthly meetings for members and friends of the Boulder Art Association. Meetings include networking, a short business meeting followed by an arts related presentation. On the second Tuesday in May we’re pleased to have multi-talented artist Ray Geier describing his residency in the Alaskan wilderness and showing the resulting artwork. The meeting is free and open to the public!

Doors Open Denver Photo Contest

Doors Open Denver is an annual celebration of architecture and design presented by The Denver Architectural Foundation.  The event is Saturday, April 23, 2016 & Sunday, April 24, 2016 in Denver, CO. This year they are including a photo walking tour and photo contest.

Find your ART in Boulder: Explore the Boulder Arts Week calendar

Did you knowDon’t miss the third annual festival of arts and culture that takes over Boulder for 9 days from Friday, March 25 to Saturday, April 2. Check out the calendar: you’re sure to find something that moves and inspires you.

Events occur all over town: not just in theaters and galleries, but in coffee shops, breweries, and shops.

Last year by the numbers: 19,000+ people attended 359 events in 96 venues presented by 168 organizations and 1250 artists. Don’t miss out!

Melanie Yazzie’s Monoprints at the Dairy Center for the Arts

Link to download PDF of article about Melanie Yazzie

Click to download this article from Western Art & Architecture, June/July 2014

Melanie Yazzie‘s “multilayered monotypes…focus on storytelling and reflect her dreamtime friends and companions.” They’ll be on display at the Dairy Center for the Arts in Boulder throughout March and in the first week of April. The exhibition marks the Dairy’s annual MoPrint (Month of Printmaking).

Ms. Yazzie draws inspiration from the many places she travels (especially New Zealand) and from music (especially Big Head Todd and the Monsters!). She is is a professor of printmaking in the Department of Art and Art History at University of Colorado, Boulder

Hear Ms. Yazzie speak about her work at the Dairy Center on Wednesday April 6 at 7:00pm. Tickets are $10 ($8  for seniors).



Continue for a video of Ms. Yazzie’s process.

Abstract Acrylic Workshop

Montrose Center for the Arts Presents
Texture – Color – Feeling
with Jan Sitts

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Get involved with Boulder Arts Week: March 25 – April 2, 2016

Each year, Boulder Arts Week takes place at locations all over the City of Boulder!

Feb 2016 Untitled Final Friday Event at Denver Art Museum

Please join members and friends of the Boulder Art Association as we visit the Denver Art Museum for the Untitled Final Friday event on Friday, February 26, 2016 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Untitled Final Friday events are a platform for artists to share their work, be inspired by the museum and activate the Denver Art Museum collections.

Untitled events are designed for people interested in arts and culture to find a offbeat art experiences and be part of Denver and Boulder’s active creative community.

Untitled Final Fridays events are held on the last Friday of each month from January–October and are included with general admission to the Denver Art Museum and free for Denver Art Museum members.