Art of the State 2016

Open now through March 27, Art of the State 2016 is the follow up to the critically acclaimed Art of the State: A Juried Exhibition of Colorado held in 2013. In its second iteration, Art of the State 2016 garnered 1,434 entries from 511 artists. Jurors Gwen Chanzit, Michael Chavez, and Collin Parson selected 148 works by 124 artists to represent art in Colorado being created by both emerging and established artists.  

Artwork Photos

2016 Art of the State 2016

Artist Profiles

Dylan Gebbia-Richards

Bonny Lhotka

David Fodel

Thomas Scharfenberg

Jennifer Jeannelle

Patricia Aaron Nathan Abels Monica Aiello
Tyler Aiello Jody Akers Evan Anderman
Justin Ankenbauer Nicole Banowetz Libby Barbee
Andrew Beckham Christi Beckmann Terri Bell
Angela Faris Belt Phil Bender Regina Benson
Andy Berg Brenda Biondo Allen Birnbach
Susan Blake Gregory Block John Bonath
Tonia Bonnell Michael Brohman Teresa Brooks
Sharon Brown Mark Bueno E. Michael Burrows
Chris Campbell Kellie Cannon Katie Caron
Jaime Carrejo Diane Cionni Evan Colbert
Jodie Cooper Monique Crine Emmett Culligan
Heather Diamond Rebecca DiDomenico Rick Dula
Peter Durst Lui Ferreyra Kendra Fleischman
David Fodel Jan Fordyce Lili Francuz
Dylan Gebbia-Richards Ron Gerbrandt Jennifer Ghormley
Jason Lee Gimbel Thane Gorek Joshua Goss
Linda Graham Robert Gratiot Erica Green
Laura Guese Theresa Haberkorn David Hamann
Monroe Hodder Hadley Hooper Toby Huffman
Peter Illig Marston A. Jaquis Jennifer Jeannelle
Android Jones Carla Kappa Mike Keene
Siobhan Keleher Rian Kerrane Kathy Knaus
Xavian Lahey Gay Lasher Julie Leidel
Gayla Lemke Bonny Lhotka Andrew Libertone
Charles Livingston Mark Lunning Tim Main
Betsy Margolius Patrick Marold Suchitra Mattai
Susanne Mitchell Lauri Lynnxe Murphy Tony Ortega
Kelton Osborn Dallas Parkins Heather Patterson
Daisy Patton Mark Penner-Howell Jennifer Pettus
Laura Phelps Rogers Don Quade Sara Ransford
Louis Recchia Ryan Rice Craig Robb
Andrew Roberts-Gray Chandler Romeo Denis Roussel
Dayana Ruiz Yoshitomo Saito Mai Wyn Schantz
Thomas Scharfenberg Naomi Scheck Dave Seiler
David Sharpe Paul Sisson Kevin Sloan
Bob Smith Sally Stockhold Bernice Strawn
Mel Strawn Meagen Svendsen Kari Treadwell
Terrell Tumlinson Gary Voss David Wagner
Chinn Wang Robb Watt Reed Weimer
Jeff Wenzel Jerry Wingren Craig Wright
Ardy Zirakzadeh

About the Arvada Center Galleries

Galleries at the Arvada Center host a dozen or more fine art exhibitions each year in three distinctive galleries with 10,000 square feet of space. The Arvada Center prides itself on keeping its gallery and  museum exhibitions FREE and open to the public seven days a week, something that it has done since inception in 1976.

The Arvada Center Galleries are open Monday - Friday 9:00 6:00 p.m.; Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; and Sunday 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. The galleries remain open until 7:30 p.m. on evenings with theatre performances. Free docent-led tours of the gallery exhibitions and history museum are available to groups of five or more. To schedule a tour call the Arvada Center's gallery/museum tour line at 720-898-7255. 

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