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Posts Categorized: Exhibit

Maker Made 2022 Participation Details

Interested in being a part of Maker Made? Full participation details can be found on this page. Submission Requirements The artwork on display will meet the following criteria: Work should have an obvious connection with the maker movement and maker media – this is not a traditional painting and sculpture show. While not limited to […]

Maker Made 2022

Has it really been two years!? We are thrilled to present the return of Maker Made in 2022, a gallery show celebrating the diverse and inspiring work produced by the makers in our community. The Maker Movement represents the collective energy and ambition of a community of inventors, designers, engineers, artists, craftspeople, and tinkerers. Its […]

Exhibitions

Current Closed Loop Nov. 26, 2021 – Jan. 27, 2022Canyon Gallery, Main Library Closed Loop is a term used in relation to the circular economy, one in which materials are consistently reused rather than discharged as waste.  The exhibition “Closed Loop” features the work of artists, community members and businesses who deploy systems of social […]

Posted on March 7, 2019
Categories: Exhibit

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 Exhibitions

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 ways of sharing on community-driven topics.  Projects presented here […]

Past Exhibitions

Shinzen no Chika-ra Flower Exhibition Closed November 21, 2021 This delicious exhibition features plant-rich recipes by The Japanese have long relied on the “Power of Nature” for its restorative effect on mind and body.  The Official Ikenobo Ikebana Society of America Colorado Chapter is pleased to present an Ikebana Japanese Flower Arrangement Exhibition so you […]

Posted on July 6, 2018
Categories: Exhibit

Solarophone

solarophone

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 […]