The Denver County Fair is the brain child of two leaders in the Denver Art Community … Dana Cain and Tracy Weil. Our goal is to re-invent the notion of “County Fair” art, and show what Denver’s Art Scene is made of!
Arts Pavilion Sponsorship: Available! (See sponsorship page for details!)
Arts Pavilion Partners:
Highlights of the Arts Pavilion
- Massive juried art show open to all Colorado residents
- Artists and galleries offering work for sale in vendor area
- Meet the Artists Art & Wine Reception Friday 5 - 8 pm
- SIE Film Center interactive Video-ke booth!
- Artist Trading Cards make-and-take activity booth
- Space Palette - Mark Mosher's Interactive Art, Light & Music Installation - Sunday only!
Mark Mosher's interactive Space Palette! Free - All Day Sunday!
Meet the Artists Art & Wine Reception - sponsored by DenverArts.org - Meet the Artists who have entered work into our Blue Ribbon Gallery and enjoy free Wine Samples from local vineyards. Cruisin' Cats Jazz Trio performs live! Friday 5-8pm in the Art Pavilion and the adjoining Kitchen Pavilion!
sponsor of Friday evening's Meet the Artists Art & Wine Reception
$1 of each comptition entry fee goes to the Access Gallery/VSA in Denver's Art District on Santa Fe:
Enter your original artworks in the Denver County Fair Art competitions to win ribbons and prizes! Blue ribbons in each category include $20 cash! The Arts Pavilion Grand Champion gets a $100 cash prize!
Art Competition entries may also be for SALE! Just indicate the price, and we'll manage the sale for you.
*Art Exhibits need to be delivered in person to the National Western Stock Show Complex, 4655 Humboldt Street, Denver, CO 80216.
Drop off art work Wednesday, August 7th, from 3pm-7pm only. Art is limited to 48” wide, any length unless prior approval is obtained by the Art Pavilion Manager and Competition Director.
2013 Arts Pavilion Competitions:
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Plus - LIve Graffiti Competition Friday, 6:00 - 8:00 pm on Outdoor Patio during Food Truck Roundup!
2013 Art Pavilion Vendors and Exhibitors ( More are signing up weekly! Check back! )
Artist Trading Cards
El Rey Artwork
Film on the Rocks
Painted With Fire Artists
Patricia Zilinski LLC
Rayna Tedford Fine Art Photography
SIE Film Center
Space Palette - Mark Mosher
VSA - Access Gallery
Zip 37 Gallery
Arts Pavilion Team: Kym Bloom and Mark Penner-Howell. Kym and Mark are two leaders in the Denver Art Community. Kym, Art Pavilion manager, owns and operates Kanon Collective gallery on Santa Fe Drive. She is very experienced at curating and managing open shows. Visit www.kanonart.com.
Mark, our Art Gallery Manager, is one of Denver's leading artists. Currently represented by Walker Fine Art, he has also won "Best Solo Show" awards in Westword Best of Denver (People's Choice) and the Art District Best of 2010 awards. Mark also curated one of the biggest open shows of local art during the Biennial, "Locally Grown," at Core New Art Space. His work may be seen at www.pennerhowell.com.
Be part of the Arts Pavilion!