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On display: Estes Park’s annual art market returns, Boulder Creative Collective’s final weekend and more art news

Front Range art news and guide May 27-June 2

Visitors walk among wine tasting booths and other vendors during the Estes Park Wine Festival at Bond Park in Estes Park Aug. 14, 2021. Bond Park will be the setting for Estes Park’s annual art market on Memorial Day weekend. (Alex McIntyre/Staff Photographer)
Visitors walk among wine tasting booths and other vendors during the Estes Park Wine Festival at Bond Park in Estes Park Aug. 14, 2021. Bond Park will be the setting for Estes Park’s annual art market on Memorial Day weekend. (Alex McIntyre/Staff Photographer)
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Week in art

Ana’s Art Gallery is celebrating a move to downtown 1100 Spruce St., Boulder, with an opening reception 5-8 p.m. May 27. The Black-owned gallery, owned by Ana Weir, specializes in art from the Caribbean and Africa and has a variety of African masks, sculptures, carvings and paintings; anasartgallery.com.

The Art Center of Estes Park is ushering in its summer kick-off event, the 22nd Annual Art Market this weekend with vendors, food, drinks and music. This popular event brings in more than 100 local and national artists with a wide variety of fine arts and crafts for sale at Bond Park, 170 MacGregor Ave., Estes Park; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. May 28-29, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. May 30; free; artcenterofestes.com/art-market.

Boulder Creative Collective  is shuttering permanently on June 1.  Check out its final exhibit, “I wouldn’t want to be like you,” by Kyle Smith, which is on display through the weekend; visit website for hours; 2208 Pearl St., Boulder; bouldercreativecollective.com.

Louisville Center for the Arts is hosting an awards reception for its National Juried Photography Show and Sale from 6-8 p.m. May 27. The exhibit will be on display through June 5; 801 Grant Ave., Louisville; louisvilleartassociation.org.

Boulder-area galleries

15th Street Gallery Featuring work by Boston artist Nancy Simonds and Denver artist Tony Ortega; open by appointment only; 1708 15th St., Boulder; 303-447-2841; 15thstreetgalleryboulder.com

Ana’s Art Gallery Art from local, African and Caribbean artists; noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; 1100 Spruce St., Boulder; anasartgallery.com

Art and Soul Gallery Hanging fringe works by Beth Naumann on display; 10 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; 1615 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-544-5803; artandsoulboulder.com

Art Parts Non-profit creative reuse center; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday; 3080 Valmont St., Boulder;  artpartsboulder.org

Art Source International Antique maps, prints and vintage posters; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; 1237 Pearl St., Boulder; artsourceinternational.com.

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art “Once They Were Red,” fiber installations by Erica Green; “³/ works,” drawing installations by Kevin Townsend; “Inner Lining,” Natani Notah explores her Native American identity, all three exhibits up through June 12; “El movimiento sigue,” Los Seis de Boulder sculpture by Jasmine Baetz, through Oct. 23; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; 1750 13th St., Boulder; 303-443-2122; bmoca.org

Canyon Theater and Gallery “Mexicanixima,” handmade piñatas by Maribel Arredondo, through July 9; “Word Into Art,” works intertwine text and art from more than 90 artists and writers, through June 22; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday; Main Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, 303-441-3100, boulderlibrary.org/exhibits.

The Collective Community Arts Center “Racism & Discrimination at the Lafayette Swimming Pool 1934,” historical exhibit on display through May 29; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, closed Sunday-Monday; 201 N. Public Road, Lafayette; lafayetteco.gov.

Dairy Arts Center “inVISIBLE | hyperVISIBLE,” works that examine Asian  stereotypes, through July 16; “Nested Rhomboids,” woven sculpture by Jodi Stuart; “Outlandish Redux,” previous works by Natascha Seideneck; “Cause 2 Become,” reused materials sculpture by Scottie Burgess; “Project Worthmore,” mural collab with Street Wise Boulder and Erica Pacha; call for hours; 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; 303-440-7826; thedairy.org.

East Window and East Window South “Two Spirit Lakota,” photography by Magdalena Wosinska, through July 28; “Disgust: Unhealthy Practices,” group show in the South gallery explores harmful actions, through June 28; open daily 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; South open by appointment; 4949 Broadway, Unit 102-B and 102-C, Boulder; eastwindow.org.

Eldorado Springs Art Center Art gallery and sculpture garden in the foothills; 8 Chesebro Way, Eldorado Springs; 303-378-0454; eldoradospringsartcenter.com.

The Gallery at Bus Stop “Art Heals,” works from Hannah Shook, Melissa Stuart and Betsy Cole, through May 28; “Waves,” multi-media works from Dona Laurita, opening reception 5 p.m. June 3, on display June 3-26; 6-9 p.m. first Fridays, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays or by appointment; 4895 N. Broadway, Boulder; noboartdistrict.org.

HiFi Jones Studio & Gallery Jonathan Hanst’s pop-culture art mashups made from reclaimed vinyl and books; 4:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday or by appointment; 209 E. Simpson St., Lafayette; hifijones.com.

Louisville Center for the Arts National Juried Photography Show and Sale, reception 6 p.m. May 27, on display through June 5; call for hours; 801 Grant Ave., Louisville; louisvilleartassociation.org.

Mary Williams Fine Arts Gallery features fine art, antique maps and framing services; call for hours; 5311 Western Ave., #112, Boulder, 303-938-1588; marywilliamsfinearts.com

Museum of Boulder “People and Places,” oil paintings of travel by Jennifer Hohlfelder, through June 16; “Voces Vivas” explores county’s Latino heritage, through Feb. 26;  9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, closed Tuesdays; 2205 Broadway, Boulder; 303-449-3464; museumofboulder.org

Naropa University Art Galleries Nalanda Campus, 6287 Arapahoe Ave.: Cube Gallery has local and international artists; Nalanda Gallery hosts guest artists and student exhibitions, Lounge Gallery operated by students. Arapahoe Campus, 2130 Arapahoe Ave.: Lincoln Gallery features local and regional artists. Paramita Campus, 3285 30th St.: Paramita Gallery has works in all media by regional artists; all open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; bit.ly/naropaart

NoBo Art Center “A Common Thread,” featuring art from Maureen Herrera, Julie Ireland and Vonalda Utterback, through May 28; noon-4 p.m. Saturdays; 4929 Broadway, #E, Boulder; noboartdistrict.org/nobo-art-center.

Particulars Art Gallery “6×6 Community Art Show,” community-submitted art of every medium is on display via 6-by-6 inch canvases, through June; noon-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 401 S. Public Road, Lafayette; particularsart.com

Phil Lewis Art From T-shirts to custom snowboards and prints to laser engraving, Phil Lewis’ art is on display and for sale; noon-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 2034 Pearl St., Unit 102, Boulder; phillewisart.com

POP! Gallery Open Studios’ pop-up art and gift gallery; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. daily; 1421 Pearl St.; openstudios.org/pop-gallery

R Gallery “Boulder Art Association National Exhibit,” works from members of Boulder’s longest-running arts organization, through May 29; “Sunrise/Sunset,” artwork inspired by the sun, June 1-July 10; 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday-Monday; 2027 Broadway, Boulder; 303-447-2841; rgallery.art

Rembrandt Yard Aboriginal, local and national art; call for hours; 1301 Spruce St., Boulder; 303-301-2972; rembrandtyard.com

Shark’s Ink Renowned printmaking studio and gallery with more than 160 national artist collaborations since 1976; 550 Blue Mountain Road, Lyons; 303-823-9190; sharksink.com

SmithKlein Gallery Works from cityscape artist Mark Lague on display, through June 2; noon-5 p.m. daily; 1116 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-444-7200; smithklein.com

CU Art Museum “To Hear the Earth Before the End of the World,” light and sound installation, through July 16; “Herbert Bayer: From Bauhaus to Aspen,”  through June; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 1085 18th St., Boulder; cuartmuseum.colorado.edu

University of Colorado Museum of Natural History  “Antarctica: More than Meets the Eye,” explores ancient Dry Valleys where CU conducts research, BioLounge; “Horses in the North American West,” Anthropology Hall; University of Colorado Henderson Building, 15th and Broadway, Boulder; colorado.edu

Longmont-area galleries

Firehouse Art Center “Line & Weight,” works from Courtney Giblin and Clark Valentine, through June 5; “We Are People Too: No Joke,” teen artists respond to animal cruelty with printmaking pieces, through May 31; noon-5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday; 667 Fourth Ave., Longmont; firehouseart.org.

The Great Frame Up “Rey Ford Student Art Show” features works from the award-winning Longmont artist and his students, through June 4; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 430 Main St., Longmont; longmont.thegreatframeup.com.

Longmont Museum  “Tipi to Tiny House: Hands-on Homebuilding,” family-friendly exhibit opens June 11 and runs through Jan. 8; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; 400 Quail Road, Longmont; longmontmuseum.org.

Osmosis Gallery “Reset or Recovery,” oil paintings by Jason Emery; Call for entries for “2022 Why Not Niwot?” through June 13, apply online; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 290 Second Ave., Niwot; osmosisartgallery.com.

Walnut Gallery Features work from more than 50 artists in a wide range of media; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday, and open by appointment; 364 Main St., Longmont; thewalnutgallery.com.

Northern Colorado galleries

Art Center of Estes Park “Anywhere But Here,” travel photography by John Shelton, through June 6; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; 517 Big Thompson Ave., Estes Park; artcenterofestes.com

Artworks “The Lives and Traumas of Stuffed Animals,” dark humor drawings by Elaine Erne; “Power,” group show examines the many forms of power; both up through June 25; 1-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday; 310 N. Railroad Ave., Loveland; artworksloveland.org

Columbine Gallery More than 800 National Sculpture Guild pieces adorn a sculpture garden with local paintings on display inside; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2683 N. Taft Ave., Loveland; columbinegallery.com

Independence Gallery “Gress Student Art Show” features works from local art students; 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; 233 E. 4th St., Loveland; independencegallery.com

Lincoln Gallery “​​National Fine Art Show” features works from U.S. artists, through June 2; noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 429 Lincoln Ave., Loveland; ​​970-663-2407; lincolngallery.com

Loveland Museum “Audubon’s Quadrupeds,” bird painter John James Audubon’s works of four-footed mammals, through Sept. 4; “History As Art: Cherry on Top,” Becky Hawley and Dion Weichers explore the cherry industry, through July 10; “Pyrography-Painting with Heat,” nature works from Julie Bender, through Sept. 25; “Nurture: Bird Houses & Feeders as Sculpture,” group show, through Oct. 26; “Beneath the Bird Feeder,” bird photography by Carla Rhodes, through Oct. 16; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 503 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland; lovelandmuseumgallery.org

Are we missing your exhibit? Please email cfantz@prairiemountainmedia.com with “art exhibit” in the subject line. 

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