Visitors are encouraged to call ahead before visiting area art galleries for holiday hours and COVID protocols.
15th Street Gallery Featuring works by Boston artist Nancy Simonds and Denver artist Tony Ortega; open by appointment from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday to Saturday; 1708 15th St., Boulder; 303-447-2841; 15thstreetgalleryboulder.com
Ana’s Art Gallery Art from local, African and Caribbean artists; 12pm-5pm Friday-Sunday; 958 Cherryvale Road, Boulder; 303-261-5936; anasartgallery.com
Art and soul gallery Works by Colorado artist Mark Bueno are on display; 10am-5pm Monday to Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday; 1615 Pearl Street, Boulder; 303-544-5803; artandsoulboulder.com
Creative Reuse Center for Art Pieces Non-profit creative reuse center offering arts and crafts supplies. For a limited time, Art Parts is offering gift cards to customers displaced by the Marshall fire. Apply online; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday; 3080 Valmont Street, Boulder; artpartsboulder.org
Boulder Creative Collective “LAVE: What’s Next,” artist Brittney Hofer explores sonic and visual interpretations of place through agriculture, music and art, through Feb. 1; 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Thursday or by appointment; 2208 Pearl Street, Boulder; bouldercreativecollective.com
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art “Incredible Lightness: A Retrospective of the Work of Jerry Wingren”, celebrates the artist’s 45 years of work, until January 23; “Two-Fold,” Melinda Rosenberg explores woodgrains with geometric works, through Jan. 23; “El movimiento sigue”, outdoor sculpture Los Seis de Boulder by Jasmine Baetz, until March 14; 11am-5pm Tuesday to Sunday; 1750 13th St., Boulder; 303-443-2122; bmoca.org
Canyon Theater and Gallery “Closed Loop,” local makers explore systems of social justice, sustainability, and material reuse, through January 27; “Lookout Road”, photography by Liza Weems, until February 23; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday to Sunday; Main Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, 303-441-3100, boulderlibrary.org/exhibitions
The Center for Collective Community Arts “Brave Pathways: Creative Roads to Healing” features the work of textile artist Grace Gee and photographer Keri Mills, through Jan. 30; 10am-5pm Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday, 10am-7pm Friday, 12pm-5pm Sunday; 201 N. Public Road, Lafayette; lafayetteco.gov
Dairy Arts Center Withers Photography Collection Exhibition, photos by photojournalist Ernest Withers explore civil rights and black history, January 16 through February 16. 26; “Brutal Realities”, artists confront reality in digital culture, from Jan. 17 to Feb. 17. 23; “Project Worthmore,” an outdoor mural by Erica Pasha raises awareness among Colorado refugees; 10am-6pm Monday to Friday, 12pm-7.30pm Saturday, 12pm-5.30pm Sunday; 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; 303-440-7826; thedairy.org
East window “The Silhouette Project,” features photographs by Dona Laurita depicting young people living with cancer, through January 28; open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; 4949 Broadway, Unit 102-B, Boulder; eastwindow.org
East South Window “African-America: Contemporary of Greasy Pigs,” explores systemic racism with photographs and a short film by André Ramos-Woodard, through March 29; on appointment; 4949 Broadway, Unit 102-C, Boulder; eastwindow.org.
Eldorado Springs Art Center Art gallery and sculpture garden in the foothills; call for gallery hours; 8 Chesebro Way, Eldorado Springs; 303-378-0454; eldoradospringsartcenter.com
The gallery at the bus stop “Food For Thought: A Feast for the Eyes,” an exhibition by a member of the Boulder Art Association, through Jan. 15; 4-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday or by appointment; 4895 N. Broadway, Boulder; noboartdistrict.org.
HiFi Jones Studio & Gallery Jonathan Hanst creates pop culture art mashups from salvaged vinyl records and books; 4-8 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday or by appointment; 209 E. Simpson St., Lafayette; hifijones.com/
Mary Williams fine art Featuring artwork, antique prints and maps. Fundraising for Marshall Fire Victims Begins Feb. 1; call for hours; 5311 Western Avenue #112, Boulder, 303-938-1588; marywilliamsfinearts.com
Boulder Museum “BEAT: Convivial Machines,” features interactive digital art and music in a “dark side” and “light side” exhibition, through Feb. 6; The pop-up exhibition “Returning” presents contemporary art by Arapaho artists from the region, until February 14; 9am-5pm Thursday-Monday, 9am-8pm Wednesday; 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 showcases local and regional artists. Paramita Campus, 3285 30th St.: Paramita Gallery features works in all media by regional artists; all open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday; bit.ly/naropaart
Art Gallery Glass artist Kammi Siemens is the guest artist from January to February, opening reception at 4:30 p.m. on February 11; open noon-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 401 S. Public Road, Lafayette; particularsart.com
Phil Lewis Art From T-shirts to puzzles and prints to laser engraving, Phil Lewis’ art is on display and for sale; 12pm-5pm Friday-Sunday; 2034 Pearl Street, Unit 102, Boulder; phillewisart.com
POP! Gallery The pop-up art and gift gallery at Open Studios features rotating exhibitions and gifts from local artists; 11am-7pm daily; 1421 Pearl Street; openstudios.org/pop-gallery
Gallery R “Flatirons Beauty”, depictions of the Flatirons in various mediums; 11am-9pm Tuesday to Saturday, 11am-6pm Sunday to Monday; 2027 Broadway, Boulder; 303-447-2841; rgallery.art
Rembrandt Court Indigenous, local and national art; 11am-5pm Monday-Saturday, call ahead; 1301 Spruce Street, Boulder; 303-301-2972; rembrandtyard.com
shark ink Renowned print publishing studio and gallery showcasing prints and collaborations with over 160 national artists since 1976; 550 Blue Mountain Road, Lyon; 303-823-9190; sharksink.com
SmithKlein Gallery Works by Canadian artist Mark Lague on display until January 28; noon-5 p.m. daily; 1116 Pearl Street, Boulder; 303-444-7200; smithklein.com
The CU Art Museum will reopen on January 25 with “The Art That Made Medicine,” featuring Western anatomical illustrations from the 1400s to the 1900s, through April 29; “To Hear the Earth Before the End of the World”, a sound and light installation by artist-in-residence LaMont Hamilton, from February 3 to July 16; “Making Trouble: Hands-on Photography,” features photos from the museum’s collection that have been digitally or hand-altered, from February 3 through March 19; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 1085 18th St., Boulder; cuartmuseum.colorado.edu
The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History will reopen on January 25 with “Frozen in Time,” an exhibit on melting artifacts in the northern Rockies, Anthropology Hall; “Horses in the North American West”, Anthropology Hall; “Antarctica: More Than It Seems,” Explores Ancient Dry Valleys Where CU Teams Conduct Research, BioLounge; Coming soon: “Thrrows of Waste,” art made from discarded materials by UC students, BioLounge; University of Colorado Henderson Building, 15th and Broadway, Boulder; colorado.edu
Fire Station Art Center “Long Range,” a nod to four Front Range artists Veronica Love, Katherine Gibbons, Jon Fukuda and Graham Stewart, opening reception at 6 p.m. Jan. 14, through March 6; “Marshall and Middle Fork Fires Art Auction”, works by local artists will be offered for sale in an online auction, with all proceeds (less auction fees) benefiting the Boulder County Wildfire Fund , the auction ends on February 1; 12 p.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday to Friday by appointment, 12 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturday to Sunday; 667 Fourth Avenue, Longmont; firehouseart.org
Longmont Museum The museum will be closed until January 17 for the change of exhibition; “Washi Transformed: New Expressions in Japanese Paper,” features sculptures, installations, and works by contemporary Japanese artists using traditional paper, from January 29 to May 15; 9am-3pm Tuesday to Saturday; 400 Quail Road, Longmont; longmontmuseum.org
Osmosis Gallery Hosts over 45 artists in a variety of mediums; 10am-5pm Monday to Friday, 11am-5pm Saturday; 290 Second Avenue, Niwot; osmosisartgallery.com.
Bunny Brush Gallery The gallery building has been sold and will close at the end of January, visit Rabbit Brush for its big sale until January 22; 11am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday, 11am-3pm Sunday; 7504 Hygiene Road, Hygiene; rabbitbrushgallery.com.
Walnut Gallery Features the work of over 50 artists in a wide range of media; 10am-4pm Wednesday to Sunday and open by appointment; 364 Main Street, Longmont; thewalnutgallery.com.
Estes Park Art Center “Meet the New Artists” showcase, until February 14; 11am-5pm daily; 517 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park; artcenterofestes.com
Works Country of love “The Horizon and All It Contains,” in partnership with the Center for Fine Art Photography, photographic artists present reflections on introspection, self-discovery and acts of renewal; “99 Variations” photographer Youngho Kang uses cameras and mirrors to investigate the self “through alchemy”, the two exhibitions run until March 26, reception opening at 4 p.m. on February 5; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 12 p.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 310 N. Railroad Avenue, Loveland; artworksloveland.org
Columbine Gallery Has over 800 National Sculpture Guild pieces in its extensive sculpture garden and exhibits local paintings inside the gallery; 11am-4pm Wednesday to Saturday; 2683 N. Taft Ave., Loveland; columbinegallery.com
Independence Gallery “65 Roses for Cystic Fibrosis,” annual exhibit features miniature paintings with sales benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, opening reception 6:00 p.m. Feb. 11, exhibit continues through February ; 11am-6.30pm Monday-Thursday, 11am-8pm Friday, 11am-6pm Saturday, 11am-3pm Saturday; 233 E. 4th St., Loveland; independencegallery.com
Lincoln Gallery Registration is open for a “regional photo exhibition” in the spring until February 16, apply on callforentry.org with black and white or monochrome photographs, the exhibition runs from April 8 to 29; 12pm-6pm Tuesday to Saturday; 429 Lincoln Ave, Loveland; 970-663-2407; lincolngallery.com
Loveland Museum “Lenguaje Vulgar”, by Javier Flores, a response to socio-political systems, until March 20; collage portraits by Colby Brumit, through Jan. 16; “Gateway to the Rockies: A Visual Trip Down Highway 34,” through March 12; works in the form of immersive environments by Katie Caron, until March 13; “Ditches & Running Water”, wet plate collodion photographs by Laura Cofrin, until April 24; 10am-5pm Tuesday to Friday, 10am-4pm Saturday; 503 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland; lovelandmuseumgallery.org
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