Welcome to PlatteForum!

We are located at 2400 Curtis Street, Suite 100, Denver 80205

OPENING RECEPTION 6pm, Thursday, August 2nd
The opening reception is free and open to the public
The exhibition runs through August 23rd, 2018

For their second annual curatorial initiative, PlatteForum’s high school ArtLab interns have produced an exhibition of the “failed” studio attempts by artists from our building, The Temple. Each artwork reveals the artist’s growth and exemplifies how they benefited from their mistakes to go on to become professional artists.

Gallery hours for THE FAUX PAS FACTORY:
OPEN  August 7th – 23rd Noon – 6pm
CLOSED Saturdays – Mondays

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

Esther Hernandez, performance artist working with ArtLab interns