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
Join us to honor our long-time Board Member Jerry Barnett and the 35th Anniversary of his business Moments Notice Entertainment.
Are you interested in helping high school students navigate career and educational pathways? If so, we want to hear from you!