Who We are. Our Mission.
The Glenwood Springs Arts Council, d.b.a The Glenwood Springs Center for The Arts is a 501 (c) 3 Nonprofit Organization. We exist for art: to make art fun, affordable, and available to all.
Our mission is simple: to provide opportunities to create and enjoy the arts. learn more
Taking Flight Anyone who knows me knows that I’m always looking for new venues to talk about the wonderful world that is the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. I’ve been in classrooms, workout rooms and boardrooms, in restaurants, shopping malls and theater lobbies. I strike up conversations in elevators and on ski slopes or waiting to cross Grand Avenue. So, it was no wonder that as I was driving to the Center on a blue sky morning that was … read more
The heART of the Matter “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” When Ghandi penned those words, he knew it wasn’t as simple as it sounded. The man who would end 300 years of British rule understood that to find happiness, we must seek intellectual and emotional balance. He also knew that art was the expression of the soul and that no human being could meet the challenges of this life … read more
The Point of No Resistance Everyone reacts. Whether we are conscious of that reaction or not, it happens. It is beyond our control. Nothing demonstrates action and reaction more perfectly than the natural dialogue the arts create — the shock of the avant-garde concept, the quiet beauty of the ballerina’s most subtle move, the climbing artistry of the brave sculpture. We must submit to the moment. We see this interaction and reaction in our pride of place – the Glenwood … read more