Carbondale Arts offers a wide range of community events throughout the year from gallery openings, to social sketching to Mountain Fair and even opera! Almost all of our events are free and open to the public.
Opening Reception, Friday, Jan. 12, 6-8pm in the R2 Gallery
The 38th Annual Valley Visual Art Show opens on Friday, January 12, from 6-8pm, at Carbondale Arts’ R2 Gallery located in the The Launchpad (76 S. 4th Street). The Valley Visual Art Show features 50 Roaring Fork artists and includes two and three dimensional work in a wide variety of media. We are thrilled to have received applications from many new artists as well as many long standing artists from the Roaring Fork Valley. Be sure to vote for your favorite artwork with the People’s Choice Award! Learn more at http://www.carbondalearts.com/r2-gallery/38th-annual-vvas/
The R2 Gallery is open weekdays 9am-5pm and Saturdays 10am-2pm. The VVAS will be on display in the gallery through February 16th.
Saturday, January 13 at 6:30pm
Join Carbondale Arts and curator Alya Howe for The Salon, an an award-winning performance series bringing together performance by both local and national artists January 13 at 6:30pm at The Launchpad. Watch seven artists present writings, dance, trumpet, singer/songwriting and more in an intimate setting. Performers include playwright Rick Minkoff, trumpeter Tim Fox, tango dancers Cynthia Gottlob and Sean Ericson, singer songwriter Lucille Welder, and author Michelle Marchildon. Tickets are $25 and are available at saloncarbondale.eventbrite.com. For more information contact email@example.com or call (970)309-2582.Get Tickets
2018 Fashion Show is March 9th and 10th
On March 9 and 10, Carbondale Arts presents The 9th Annual Green is the New Black Fashion Extravaganza: SUPER.NATURAL. Full of locals, performance art, multimedia, inspiring sustainable fashion and a storyline to boot, this show isn’t just entertaining– it is about raising money to provide arts education to our youth in the Roaring Fork Valley. In 2017 GITNB sold out at 500 seated tickets plus standing room each night. Local and national designers and artists come together to create a dynamic, alluring, and thought-provoking event featuring fashion that sparks the imagination and is created from recycled and/or sustainable materials. These creations, intertwined with dance and multimedia artistry, attract an audience from throughout the Roaring Fork Valley and beyond. Tickets go on sale January 19 at 9am. VIP Tickets are $100 and the first 100 General Admission tickets each night are $35/CA Members and $40/Non-members. Prices will increase to $45/CA and $50/Non-members