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To Muse the Labyrinth – Resident Artist Autumn T. Thomas at PlatteForum

PlatteForum Announces October 15 Opening Reception for new exhibition, To Muse the Labyrinth, with Resident Artist Autumn T. Thomas and ArtLab Interns Join us on Thursday October 15, PlatteForum invites the public for an opening reception featuring Autumn T. Thomas’ sculptural installation titled, “To Muse the Labyrinth.”  The event will take place at PlatteForum (2400…

Resources for Artists and Youth During COVID-19

We are dedicated to connecting artists and youth to resources so they can succeed and thrive. Please share this list widely!   HOTLINES For immediate help >> call 2-1-1 for multilingual and confidential information on over 7,500 statewide resources. You can also text your zip code to 898-211 for assistance or visit the 211 Colorado…

Honoring Essential Workers – PlatteForum Coloring Book

Bread & Roses: Honoring Essential Workers In honor of Labor Day and the millions of essential workers who don’t have the luxury of taking a vacation today, PlatteForum presents our newest collaboration, a free coloring book honoring essential workers today and always. Download our free coloring book here and give a donation of any size to…

Free Virtual Support Circle for Artists | Aug-Nov 2020

We invite you to join us for a new, virtual healing support circle for artists and creatives, happening every other Tuesday through November 2020. Creative Fortitude: Virtual Healing Circle for Artists will take place on Zoom and and be facilitated by bodyworker, herbalist, and health promotora Michelle Castor (she/they) of Agua y Sangre Healing for…

“Use the Space, Use It You Must”

Join us for a night of discussion about gendered spaces with local sex therapist, Grace Ballard and international artist, Paloma Ayala. Come hear about the intersectionality of their work and how the social constructs of gender and sexuality affect us all, in both private and public spaces. Paloma’s art tackles topics of feminism and gender…

Each of Us is Several – A Collaboration Between Suchitra Mattai & Joshua Ware

“Since each of us was several, there was already quite a crowd.” – Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari For “Each of Us is Several,” Suchitra Mattai and Joshua Ware will collaborate in exposing the “interior lives” of everyday objects. Wood and concrete meet fiber, video and paint in experimental mixed-media installations and fantastical objects that…

Crush the Vote Kickoff Party @ CRUSH Walls Mural Festival

The ArtLab Interns will be painting a mural for the CRUSH Walls mural festival in RiNo, with the artistic guidance of local artist Moe Gram. The mural for CRUSH will also be a part of a kick-off party on September 7th for our year long project Our Views, Our Voice, Our Vote. This project is…

TEMPLE TATTLE – Insight, Installations and ArtLab Interns

Thursday, September 5th at 6:30 p.m. Oz Architecture, 3003 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80205 Local artist Moe Gram and current PlatteForum Resident Artist Jessica Forrestal will come together to get real about working with ArtLab interns at this very special Temple Tattle. Situated at Oz Architecture—the home of the new mural by Moe and our…

2019 Seniors

  Francis Almanza Mapleton School of Expeditionary Learning, Class of 2019 Community College of Denver, Class of 2021 What are you proud of in this last year of high school?  I’m proud of the knowledge I’ve been able to gain through the research I’ve done for my senior projects such as Latinx queer identity and…

ArtLab Interns to Host “Conversations with Gen Z” at 48 Hours Summit

ArtLab Interns to Host “Conversations with Gen Z” at 48 Hours Summit

CONVERSATIONS WITH GEN Z: SOLUTIONARIES DATE and LOCATION: 11am – 12pm Saturday, August 10th at Redline, 2350 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80205 This year at RedLine’s 24 Hour Block Party, the ArtLab interns will host Conversations with Gen Z. Acting as “solutionaries” the interns will host conversations with community members who are taking measures to heal, grow and evolve…

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