Events

Cultural Organizations Summit: Climate Change

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Boulder Creek Room, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave.

In Boulder, how will climate change impact the arts? Join our next summit of cultural nonprofits to discuss practical strategies for the future of your organization with Paul Chinowsky, Director of the Environmental Design Program at CU Boulder, and Marda Kirn, Director of EcoArts Connections. Directors, staff, and board members of cultural organizations are welcome to attend. All cultural organizations are encouraged to send two representatives. Light refreshments will be provided. Free. Please RSVP to clickl@boulderlibrary.org.

Image credit: Still from Lars Jan’s HOLOSCENES, adapted for the spherical film HOLOSCENES / Little Boxes co-produced by EcoArts Connections and Science on a Sphere.NoBo Art District 10th Anniversary

First Fridays

Friday, Sept. 6, 5 to 9 p.m.
Throughout the District
Celebrate the NoBo Art District’s 10th Anniversary with us! The District will welcome over 100 artists for a party with live music, dance, drawings for prizes, art-making demonstrations, and more. Get details.

 

Professional Artist Forum for Photographers

Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Boulder Creek Room, Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave.

Join other art, portraiture, nature, commercial, and event photographers throughout the community for the first artist forum specifically geared to photographers! Come meet with City of Boulder Office of Arts + Culture staff, network and hear about programs, professional development and scholarship opportunities available to you. We will guide an open discussion on the challenges faced by photographers, the state of the art and field, accessibility, and more. Mark Sink, co-founder of The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver and founder of the Month of Photography Denver, will share some his cutting-edge work and demonstrate a few ‘old school’ techniques. Light snacks will be provided. RSVP to haanm@boulderlibrary.org.

Mark Sink is a private art consultant that represents and curates local and international cutting-edge fine art photography. Mark is a co-founder of The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver and founder of the Month of Photography Denver, The Big Picture (street art projects) and the Denver Collage Club. His personal fine art photography is shown and collected worldwide. He recently opened a new fine art photography venue, The Derby Project Space. He is a collector of beauty from the old film school who likes to get it right in camera and rarely does much post Photoshop. Light is everything. He is very much into reverse technology, including, Wet Plate, Polaroid, Old film cameras, Diana, Pinhole and Fisherprice.


Previous Events

Cultural Organizations Summit: Art in a Financial Downturn 
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:30 pm – 2 pm
Museum of Boulder – 2205 Broadway
At this Summit we discussed what economists expect for the future should there be an economic downturn, what that might look like for the arts, and explored strategies to weather the storm. We were joined by Clif Harald, Executive Director of the Boulder Economic Council, Susan P. Ison, Cultural Services Director of the City of Loveland, and Ashley Harkrader, Director of Development for the CU Boulder College of Music Advancement.

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