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For the second year in a row Telluride Arts Foundation presents Art + Architecture Weekend. Check-out the schedule and events that this weekend has to offer! 

 

JULY 17, 19, 20, 21, 2013

STUDIO, CULINARY + HOME TOURS IN THE TELLURIDE CREATIVE DISTRICT

OVER 35 ARTISTS ARE PAIRED WITH 17 VENUES FOR THE 2013 ART + ARCHITECTURE WEEKEND. 

VISIT WWW.TELLURIDEARTS.ORG FOR TICKETS

 

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

 Wednesday, July 17, 8-11: Kick Off Party, doors at 7pm

Friday, July 19, 12-5pm: Studio Tours

Saturday, July 20, 12-4pm: Culinary Tours

Sunday, July 21, 10-11am: Historic Walking Tour with Ashley Boling

Sunday, July 21, 12-4pm: Home Tours

 

Telluride’s Art + Architecture Weekend is a unique opportunity to explore the distinct art, design, and culinary treasures of Telluride.

For three days, artists, chefs and architects open their doors and offer you an insider’s glimpse into the Telluride Creative District’s greatest creative minds. Each day offers a new intersection of disciplines, with unique pairings of art, wine, food, and design.

Expect a weekend of fine art brought to life with live music, wine and cocktails paired with culinary innovations, and world-class architecture filled with surprise installations and performance, all within the heart of Telluride. It all kicks off Wednesday night with a free event, showcasing the weekend in a lively arts celebration!

 

2013 SCHEDULE DETAILS

 

THE KICK OFF PARTY

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 8-11: FREE

 At Fly me to the Moon Saloon 

The weekend will kick off Wednesday evening with a lively and succinct evening featuring an overview of the weekend and local performances by Colin Sullivan of Telluride Theatre and Joshua Landis of Press Play Theatre. A short, high energy fashion show by Danielle DeRoberts will feature local designers Onerary and Chemicals by Sasha and jewelry by Jenn Dewey Designs, with music by DJ Ryan. A twenty(by)telluride presentation will provide an inside glimpse into the creative processes of Meghann McCormick, Melange, Luke Tujillo, TruLinea Architects and Andrew Tyler, There Bar.  Food and drink tastings featuring there bar will be served from 8-8:30. Join Fly Me to the Moon for an after dance-party and a cash bar.

 

STUDIO TOUR

FRIDAY, JULY 19, 12-4PM

The Studio Tour on Friday features seven art, design and architect studios, including Tommy Hein, Architects, Bercovitz Design, the Stronghouse Studios, Melange, the Gardenstore, Sefra Maples Design and Luminosity Lighting Design. Demonstrations, exhibits, performances and wine and food tastings will be featured at each studio. 

  ( BONUS: Join the Ah Haa School for their annual Art Auction at 6pm)

 

CULINARY TOUR

SATURDAY, JULY 20, 11-3PM

The Culinary Tour on Saturday will feature food and wine tastings at the Cosmopolitan, La Marmotte, the Chop House and Flavor. The day ends at Arroyo for Telluride Truffles and dessert wines. Artists and performers will be doing demonstrations and performances at each venue.

  (BONUS: Join Telluride Theatre for Shakespeare in the Park at 7pm)

 

HISTORIC WALKING TOUR

SUNDAY, JULY 21, 10-11AM

Meet at Gallery 81435 at 10am to join local historian Ashley Boling for  Historic Walking Tour throughout town.

 

 

HOME TOUR

SUNDAY, JULY 21, 12-4PM

The Home Tour on Sunday offers exploration of the exciting local architecture and design happening within the Town of Telluride.  Demonstrations, exhibits, performances will accomplany wine and food tastings prepared by local chefs. featuring homes by LuxWest Design, One Architects, TruLinea Architects, George Greenbannk, Architects and Shift Architects.

 

CLOSING PARTY + PRIZE AWARD

 SUNDAY JULY 21 4-6PM

At the Telluride Gallery of Fine Art

Finish off a great weekend and connect one last time with participating artists, architects, designers and chefs at the Telluride Gallery for a closing party.  Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served, and the Audience Choice Artist's Prize will be announced.  Enjoy a first look at a variety of original vintage serigraphs, lithographs, and etchings from the collection of Will Thompson, owner of Telluride Gallery of Fine Art.  Never framed or shown before, these unique prints will be offered at “vintage” prices, and Art + Architecture attendees will have first dibs.

 (BONUS: Join Telluride Theatre for Shakespeare in the Park at 7pm)

 

HOW TO ATTEND

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT WWW.TELLURIDEARTS.ORG, AT THE KICK OFF PARTY AT THE MOON ON WEDNESDAY, AND AT GALLERY 81435 FROM 10AM-6PM WEDNESDAY-SUNDAY.

The Telluride Art + Architecture Weekend is both a celebration of our local artist community and a thank you to our supporting members. With a donation, members will receive a registration packet that includes a wearable membership card that must be visible to enter the tours, and a full color guidebook with information on all the artists and venues, a map for the weekend and other treats. Weekend and daily access passes are available.  Round out a weekend of new and established arts activities with the Ah Haa Auction on Friday at 5pm, and Shakespeare in the Park Saturday and Sunday at 7pm.

 

For more information, contact Telluride Arts at 970.728.3930,info@telluridearts.org, at www.telluridearts.org, or come find us at the Stronghouse Studios at 283 South Fir Street daily from 10am-6pm. 

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