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Introducing the 2015/16 Season

Introducing the 2015/16 Season

Like it or not summer is sure to fly by at speeds we would rather not talk about this early in June. However, one thing to look forward to is the start of our 14th season! We are thrilled to announce the 2015/2016 Artist Residency line up. Visit the links below to find out more…

Press release: Sarah Rockett + CCN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2015 Judy Anderson, Artistic Director PlatteForum 2400 Curtis Street, Denver 720-273-8101  Email – judy@platteforum.org  Website – www.platteforum.org Sarah Rockett Hide & Seek: A playful installation featuring sculptural works and drawings. + Colfax Community Network Youth Spit Worm, Ike & Whatever: Inner creatures from the Land of Weird. Denver, CO — April 29,…

Job Opportunity: Artistic Director at PlatteForum

PlatteForum Expanding PlatteForum’s role as a creative catalyst in Denver and beyond. PlatteForum believes that the artist is a creative catalyst for positive action and growth, both personally and in the larger community.  PlatteForum’s programs support the creation and presentation of new art and ideas by contemporary artists through artist residencies.  Resident artists are also…

Judy Anderson Retires!

Our Artistic/Founding Director Judy Anderson will retire from PlatteForum on June 1. And she is writing her own blog to say thanks to her colleagues who have make her experience at PlatteForum such an amazing feat. “For the past twelve and a half years, it has been my honor to lead PlatteForum as the founder…

Ambli Wine Tasting Event Raises Over $10,000 for PlatteForum

Ambli Wine Tasting Event Raises Over $10,000 for PlatteForum

The PlatteForum Board of Directors recently hosted a special wine tasting at Ambli restaurant Monday, April 13. Guests had a chance to meet the charming owners of Ambli, Pariza Mehta and Kelly Morrison, enjoyed five courses of small plates from Chef Ricardo Morffin paired with Orin Swift wines, enjoyed music from Rekah Ohal and were able to bid on…

AMP The Cause | A Million For What Matters

This spring PlatteForum is participating in “A Million For What Matters” and we would love your help! What is it? A raffle to help support nonprofits in their effort to help the communities they are in. In 2011, AMP the Cause, formerly known as Concerts For Kids, created A Million For What Matters as a way…

2015 – 2016 Artist Residency Application Q&A Session

2015 – 2016 Artist Residency Application Q&A Session

If you are a local or just in town visiting come by Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 6:30 for an open question and answer session. A panel of past resident artists, staff, and artist committee members will be discussing the application process and answering your questions about our residencies. If you have any questions about…

Art Moves! A pop up exhibition & sneak-peek preview

Art Moves! A pop up exhibition & sneak-peek preview

Join us:  Friday, December 5th, 2014 5:30 – 8:00 pm 2400 Curtis St, Denver, CO 80205 After twelve wonderful years of programming in Suite 135 at Riverfront Park, PlatteForum is moving into the recently renovated Temple Arts Denver. Come celebrate a new chapter in PlatteForum history as we make the transition into our new space. If all…

Now Accepting application for PlatteForum’s ArtLab

Now Accepting application for PlatteForum’s ArtLab

It is that time of year again, PlatteForum’s ArtLab is seeking new interns! If you are or know a high school student in the Denver Metro Area, who is a sophomore or junior, with an interest in art / the creative process, and is looking for a new exciting opportunity be sure to check out…

Globeville Murals Westword Feature

Globeville Murals Westword Feature

I-70 Talk Is Getting Ugly, But New Murals Beautify the Neighborhood   [originally posted on Westword.com] by Kyle Harris                       Interstate 70 roars through Globeville, and with an October 31 deadline for public comment, discussion over its expansion is roaring as well. Houses on either…

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