Central City Opera is proud to launch the Central City Plein Air Festival in September, 2018.
The festival is a new free event created to celebrate the city’s beauty and establish the historic town as a center for arts and culture in Colorado. The 1st Annual Event will bring up to 30 acclaimed artists to Central City for 3 days in September to paint, show, and sell their work. Entirely free to the public, spectators will have the opportunity to watch and interact with artists during the Festival’s various events and gatherings.
September 28, 2018 – September 30, 2018
Free Admission to the General Public
For more information click HERE to go to to the website for more information.
CALLING ALL ARTISTS— SUBMIT PORTFOLIO & APPLY HERE
Schedule of Events
City of Louisville Photography Contest and Grant opportunity
Life in Louisville Photography Contest
Entry Deadline: January 19, 2018
Enter the 10th annual "Life in Louisville" Photography contest! This competition aims to help preserve images and reminders of Louisville for this and future generations! Student, amateur and professional photographers are invited to enter. All photos must be taken between January 1 and December 31, 2017.
Winners will receive a certificate and special recognition by the Louisville City Council. All photos will be placed on public display on the City's website and may be used in print, on TV and on the internet.
Learn more and download the entry form www.LouisvilleCO.gov/lifeinlouisville
Louisville Cultural Council Art Grants
Entry Deadline: January 16, 2018
The Louisville Cultural Council (LCC) is offering art grants to artists and arts organizations serving the Louisville community. The art grant program provides financial and facility support to projects which utilize the arts as their primary means of expression. In awarding these grants, the Louisville Cultural Council seeks to further their mission of engaging our diverse social, cultural, and creative community. Diversity of media and creative artistic expression is encouraged.
Artists and organizations may apply for up to $1,500 in funding plus complimentary use of the Louisville Center for the Arts for their event.
Learn more and download the application www.LouisvilleCO.gov/artsgrant
The Louisville Art Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the visual arts in our community and state wide.