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Climate Ribbon Exhibit

Climate Ribbon Exhibit

July 5 to Aug. 28, Arapahoe Ramp at the Main Library The Climate Ribbon is a global interactive story-sharing ritual for climate hope and healing. The power of the project is rooted in a very simple yet profound question: What do you love and hope to never lose to climate chaos? People write what they […]


Current Exhibitions Under- & Overstories August 9 – September 29, Canyon Gallery NEST (Nature, Environment, Science & Technology) Studio for the Arts proudly presents work at the intersection of science and art. With more than twenty exhibitors, this collection of work addresses the paradox of scale held within the microscopic and the cosmic, the single-celled […]

Posted on March 7, 2019
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Main Library Art Exhibits

Art of Data Exhibit

Art of Data Through Feb. 3, Canyon Gallery The City of Boulder has a renewed focus on innovation that is being driven by a citywide effort to enhance data-driven decision-making and innovation. This show will celebrate art created by the community, inspired by the City of Boulder’s Open Data Catalog and other public city data. […]

Art of Data Vision

The vision behind the Art of Data exhibition was to encourage community members to use the City of Boulder’s data in creations of beautiful, tangible, and innovative data-driven art in order to: Increase transparency and accountability in local government Facilitate civic engagement Create an open dialogue about important issues in our community Tell better data […]

Posted on November 30, 2018
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Open Call for 2020 Exhibitions

Application Deadline: August 31, 2019 Open Call Exhibit Application Background The library is a place where people, ideas and knowledge come together.  It calls for a different kind of exhibition space. The exhibition series in the Canyon Gallery is where ideas meet action.  The gallery is a place where the people can experiment with new […]

Past Exhibitions

Elements – The Boulder Potters’ Guild: 50 years and counting! Closed August 4, Canyon Gallery This exhibition is a celebration of the successes of the past and vision for the future for this creative community. It will showcase guild members current work in clay. Guild members will show their finest ceramic pieces, functional and sculptural. […]

Posted on July 6, 2018
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On view through end of June Come play Solarophone, an interactive installation that turns the entry of the Main Library into a musical instrument. The installation explores the sound of both the space and the physical structure that makes up the conoid atrium. Solarophone makes sounds by triggering motors attached to the architecture and a collection […]

Where the Wild Things Are!

Exhibit Maurice Sendak: 50 Years; 50 Works; 50 Reasons Saturday, Oct. 31 – Dec. 6, 2015 Main Library, Canyon Gallery Created for the 50th anniversary of Where the Wild Things Are, we invite you to take part in an exhibition of 50 works by the late, great Maurice Sendak. The artwork is presented with heartfelt words […]