The Best Art Galleries in Colorado to Visit
Art galleries in Colorado showcase an eclectic offering of artistic talent and style. You’ll find everything from internationally acclaimed contemporary artwork to local Colorado talent, and everything in between. Here’s a look at some of the best art galleries around Colorado to visit.
The Robischon Gallery in Denver has had a reputation for hosting excellent exhibitions of regional, national and international artists since its opening in 1976. The 9000 square-foot space offers thematically driven exhibitions seven times a year, and usually features two to three concurrent solos and a featured group presentation. The gallery hosts a wide range of painting, sculpture, photography, video and installation from both established and emerging artists.
Robischon Gallery (c) Wikimedia Commons
The Space Gallery in Denver’s Santa Fe Arts District is a large gallery that represents an array of abstract and contemporary artists. The space itself is worth exploring and the exhibitions are frequently focused on new and innovative media, including everything from painting, sculpture, and ceramics to photography and print work. You’ll see work from emerging, mid-career, and established regional and national artists.
Walker Fine Art, located four blocks from the Denver Art Museum in Denver’s Golden Triangle cultural district, is a stunning loft-style gallery that features contemporary art. A solo or group exhibit of new work by the gallery’s anchor artists are always on display. Themed exhibitions also focus on abstraction and realism through mixed media, photography, sculpture and installation.
Walker Fine Art @ Ryan Polei/Flickr
The SmithKlein Gallery on Boulder’s idyllic Pearl Street Mall has been operating for 33 years and has featured the work of some of the most distinguished artists in the country. The 2800-square-foot space is incredibly eclectic, featuring everything from jewelry and glass, to sculptures and paintings.
SmithKlein Gallery, 1116 Pearl St, Boulder, CO, +1 303 444 7200
In Colorado Springs, the Broadmoor Galleries have everything you could want in a Colorado art experience. Located at the luxury Broadmoor Hotel, The Broodmoor Galleries represent emerging and established regional, national and international artists working in a variety of media, including painting, print media, mixed media, photography and sculpture. There is also special emphasis placed on western and wildlife art.
Located in the mountain resort town of Aspen, the Baldwin Gallery has been presenting American art since 1994. Located in the historic Brand Building in downtown Aspen, the gallery exhibits world-renowned artists and showcases a variety of work including painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, video and installations. Baldwin Gallery was the only gallery in Colorado to be named on Modern Painters’ comprehensive list of the “Top 500 Galleries in the World” in 2013.