Keyword: 40 West Arts
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There is a lot of concern in Lakewood about development happening too quickly in the city, but some projects take deliberate time to ensure everything is done right. The Artspace affordable housing development, which has been in the works since … more
On any day of the week, you can find a unique cultural event happening in Denver and its surrounding cities. But for one week a year, cultural organizations all over put their best foot forward during Denver Arts Week. “The whole concept is to … more
When Chris Spohn, the Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design’s president for the past seven months, first moved to the Denver area from Los Angeles, he took an Uber or Lyft to campus every day. “I’d ask whoever was driving me if they’d … more
Hundreds made a stop at the Lamar Station Plaza for the third annual MuralFest on Aug. 12. The festival featured Bobby MaGee Lopez and Dan Toro adding to knew murals to the area, artistic vendors, performances from the Athena Project, and live … more
The 40 West Art District’s largest annual event, MuralFest, is back on Aug. 12 to add even more color to Lakewood’s famous avenue. “We’re so excited about the momentum happening on West Colfax, and we dreamed up an event that would draw … more
Mayors and staff from Centennial, Bow Mar, Wheat Ridge and more got a window seat into the lives of communities in west Denver, Lakewood and Golden during the recent Metro Mayor Caucus’ transportation event. Lakewood Mayor Adam Paul and Golden … more
When Bob and Betty Reed founded Reed Art and Imaging in 1976, they did so in Lakewood. Now, after more than 30 years in Denver on Federal Boulevard, the printmaking company is returning home to the former location of the Avalanche Harley-Davidson … more
The 40 West Arts District does so much, so often, that it’s easy to take it all for granted. The sheer scope of interactive offerings was evident on July 7, the first Friday of July, where nine creative businesses, including galleries, had … more
Lakewood is not only home to some vital and transformative arts groups and organizations, but also a city where many artists make their homes. It’s easy to remain unaware of this fact, but the Heritage, Culture and Arts’ annual INSPIRE Arts … more
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