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We are now accepting applications for the 2018/2019 residency season. The Artist Residency program is open to artists in all genres, in any stage of their career. We encourage local, national, and international artists to apply. Click here for more information and to apply. Residencies at PlatteForum are competitive with over 100 applications and only five slots awarded each year….

Soil City events: October 22 + 24, 2015

“SOIL CITY” OPENS AT PLATTEFORUM WITH TWO EVENTS OCTOBER 22 & 24 Resident Artist Jennifer Stratton and PlatteForum ArtLab Students Share Their Discoveries of Denver’s Changing Landscape, Foodways and People DENVER – PlatteForum is delighted to announce their first artist exhibition opening of the 2015/2016 season, which will include two events on Thursday, October 22,…

One Square Mile: Placetelling Curtis Park

One Square Mile: Placetelling Curtis Park

One Square Mile, Placetelling Curtis Park Friday, August 7 at 5:30pm Continues through August 12, 2015 Monday-Thursday, 10am – 4pm For the second half of the summer ArtLab are collaborating with Denver writer and storyteller Laura Bond in a project called One Square Mile: Placetelling Curtis Park. Laura will lead ArtLab youth in an exploration…

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…

Pop-up bar at The Source supports PlatteForum

              Enjoy a brew and support PlatteForum at the same time. 30% of the proceeds benefit PlatteForums programs, where Resident Artists create art as they collaborate with youth who have limited to no support in learning through the arts. Movin’ and shakin’ with creativity that changes lives. Where THE…

PlatteForum News! November 2012 Edition

IN THIS ISSUE: Opening Reception for Boom, Bang and Splat PlatteForum Selected for MacArthur Study Colorado Gives Day is December 4 Upcoming make. Workshops PlatteForum’s New Outdoor Work of Art Volunteer of the Month: Susan Goldstein Opening for Boom, Bang and Splat  |  December 13, 5:30 – 8 p.m. Free and open to the public Please join…