Monica and Tyler Aiellos have fine art down to a science. Their paintings and sculptures are inspired by astrogeology, biology, chemistry, and more. The couple's work has been shown at art museums, science museums, and NASA conferences. The Aiellos are celebrating 13 years as featured artists Space Gallery before the gallery moves to its new space later this year.
Andrew Roberts-Gray's oil paintings juxtapose soft landscape scenes with the rigid lines and bold colors. With patches of raw canvas and paint varying from thick application to partial removal, Roberts-Gray brings complex textures to all of his abstract works. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Celebrate the best aspects of winter during this two-week festival. Savor the snowy season with exhibits, events, and panel discussions. The schedule is packed with activities such as the closing party at Battery 621, a showcase by Colorado ski and snowboard makers, and a panel with Porter Fox, author of DEEP: The Story of Skiing and the Future of Snow. Days, times vary.
Proving that there is more to textiles than simply yarn and thread, these artists explore the infinite possibilities of fiber art. The works showcase a broad range of materials, from wire to beads to bamboo. Alternative textile techniques will also be on display, including knitting and quilting. Tue-Fri 1-4 p.m; Sat noon-4 p.m.
—Pictured: Irene Walker, "Tuxedo"
Denver-based multi-disciplinary artist Derrick Velasquez is best known for his three-dimensional wall art, in which he layers of vinyl in dozens of vibrant hues. In this exhibition, he investigates form and structure as he reflects on the relationships we have with materials. Tue-Sun, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Get lost in the clouds with peaceful skyscapes from a local painter. Ian Fisher's pieces are based on photos of clouds, but the addition of abstract patterns and colors adds complexity to a seemingly straightforward subject. This will be the first-ever solo museum exhibition for the artist. Tue-Thu noon-7 p.m., Fri noon-9 p.m., Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
If you're looking for something a bit different, stop by this juried show of original prints. This exhibition is part of Mo'Print, a celebration of printmaking in Denver. These fine art pieces are created using various methods, including etching, woodcutting, lithography, relief printing, intaglio, and steam roller printing. Mon-Thu 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri-Sat 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
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