Carbondale Clay Center would like to give a warm welcome to the 2019-2020 CCC Resident Artists, Jennifer Arnold & Kaitlyn Getz. Join us at the Launchpad for an intimate gathering with snacks, beverages, and slide talks from each artist.
Join us for Open Studios at CCC in conjunction with the ARTway Celebration! CCC's studio members will be hosting open studios and will have a gallery sale! Stop by to meet the new Resident Artists, check out what we've been working on and see if there are any ceramics you can't live without.
Cultured Clay: Contemporary Latin American Ceramicsis an exhibition that highlights and celebrates local Latino ceramic artists. Each artist, from different Latin American countries, come together to showcase their contemporary ceramic works side-by-side at CCC.
WALLS: a multimedia dance work brings to life our community’s murals. An emotional work depicts the joys when walls come down to the horror as others fall. Choosing courage over comfort, WALLS delivers an urgency to remove walls that divide, honoring those that protect and are sacred.
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There are so many artists, architects, builders and makers to thank for creating the arch that heralds the entrance of the Rio Grande ARTway, as well as those who helped to create and maintain the park, and we want to honor them all. Join us for food, drink, music and celebration at DeRail Park (Rio Grande Trail and Hwy 133) and along the ARTway from 2-4pm. The dedication will take place at 2:30pm followed by live music in the park and all sorts of activities along the ARTway.
“The Colorado Creative District Highlight Exhibitions are a way to connect artists. Colorado is filled with so many creative people and more than 25 creative districts. Our goal is to bring together artists from all mediums across the districts that would normally have not had the chance to work in collaboration,” says Carbondale Clay Center Executive Director, Angela Bruno.
This amazing exhibition features three artists. The first exhibit, “Post-Frontier Landscapes,” is by Julia Crocetto, working primarily in textiles including stitching, dyeing, unstitching and utilizing found materials. The second exhibit, “LOOM,” is an astounding collaboration between artist Cate Tallmadge and painter Andrew Roberts-Gray.
Anyone who has attended the singing, dancing, drumming, fire twirling, limbo bending, log splitting summer celebration that Carbondale calls its Mountain Fair would agree — Amy Kimberly knows how to throw a party.
Carbondale Arts’ Executive Director, Amy Kimberly, and I were in a spacious storage room at The Launchpad—a community 'Space for the Arts’—talking about her years as a local leader in small towns throughout Colorado.
“Bauhaus Seen” is currently on view at the R2 Gallery inside The Launchpad and celebrates 100 years of the art movement and features Bauhaus-inspired furniture makers from across the country curated by Brad Reed Nelson as well as Bauhaus-influenced painters Richard Carter and Dave Durrance.