The Collective ~ Community Arts Center

(IN)VISIBLE Portrait exhibit at the Collective

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201 North Public Road


SUN:     12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
MON:     Closed
TUE:     10:00 am – 5:00 pm
WED:    10:00 am – 5:00 pm
THU:    10:00 am – 5:00 pm
FRI:      10:00 am – 7:00 pm
SAT:     10:00 am – 5:00 pm 
Hours subject to change

On Exhibit: The Sonder Collection

May 9 -June 30. The portrait exhibit features the county’s often marginalized and under-served populations — the invisible members of our communities, and includes images and comments from the immigrant, working poor, transgender, homeless, and youth-in-crisis communities. www.bouldercounty.org/invisible/

Join us Thursday, June 28 at 6 pm

Screening the film "Better"
Community Panel
(In)visible Boulder County Exhibit
A collection of portraits and stories from people who are often unheard and unseen in our community.

(IN)VISIBLE BOULDER COUNTY was produced by ONE K CREATIVE  in partnership with   Boulder County Community Services

Congratulations to the Collective for best new addition to downtown

Upcoming Exhibit: Capturing Domenico Farm ~ Plein Air exhibit

July 3-August 12
Pastel's by Clare Scott, Dawn Buckingham, Mark Brockman, Mike Ray, Norbert Nagel, & Sabrina Stiles; with sculpture by JoEllen Domenico

Artists Reception Friday, July 6; 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Plein Air for Curious Beginners
                Sat., July 14, 1 - 4 & Sun., July 15, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Latinos of Lafayette Lafayette Historic Exhibit

The photography exhibit made possible with the help of Frank Archuleta, Jr., features some of the Latino families who have contributed to Lafayette as veterans, leaders, athletes, activists, and coal miners.  The exhibit gives a small glimpse into the impact and history that Latino families have made in the community.
The Lafayette Public Library and The Collective will continue to accept photos to add to the exhibit.  Please drop of copies of any pictures to include as originals may not be returned.  Include names and dates if possible.  Photos may be delivered to The Collective or the Library.

Our sponsors are National Endowment for the Arts, Colorado Creative Industries, Boulder County Arts
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The Collective Community Arts Center will serve as a clearing house for arts and culture, and blend the City’s commitment to honoring Lafayette’s past while moving into the future.  The Collective houses the Arts and Cultural Resources Department.
At The Collective, visitors can engage in the arts through rotating exhibits, historic displays, networking opportunities, arts business development, social themes, lectures, film series, and other arts & culture programs. 
Visitors can come together to express and celebrate the community’s identity through art.  The center’s concept will continue to evolve over time through participant input and public engagement.