Welcome to PlatteForum!

PlatteForum, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, supports contemporary artists and under-served youth in metro Denver through innovative, long-term arts programs that allow the youth to work side-by-side with artists in residence. This award-winning nonprofit organization provides a nurturing space where creativity and artistic excellence are highly valued and where artists and youth partner together to plan, produce, and exhibit a body of work to the public. The overall experience transforms the lives of the youth, the artists and the community. 2400 Curtis Street, Suite 100, Denver 80205. PlatteForum is a member of the Alliance of Artists Communities.

Our programs are possible through the generosity of our sponsors

Join us 6-8pm Thursday, Oct 6th for a reception featuring our first 2016/17 season Resident artist in collaboration with Youth on Record students and our very own ArtLab interns
Are you a high school sophomore or junior looking for a creative opportunity in the arts? Apply now to join our award-winning program! Deadline 5 pm, Sunday, November 20, 2016
Are you interested in helping high school students navigate career and educational pathways? If so, we want to hear from you!