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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 […]

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 […]


Current MEXICANIXIMA May 3 to July 9Arapahoe Ramp, Main Library MEXICANIXIMA is an exhibition of handmade piñatas created by Maribel Arredondo (a.k.a. Mamibel) of Curious Paper Art by Mamibel. Each piñata represents an element of Mexican culture – join us on this trip to Mexico. Past Exhibitions Upcoming Bird’s Eye View June 29 to July […]

Posted on March 7, 2019
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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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Past Exhibitions

Word Into Art Closed June 22 WORD INTO ART highlights the versatile and vibrant ways that text and art intertwine. The exhibition featured more than 90 contemporary artists and writers. Using language as a powerful visual tool to reflect on culture, politics, social justice or simply the beauty of the alphabet on canvas, with sculpture, […]

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 […]