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
Making A Masterpiece. He might have been a grocer if his father had his way. But then, his mother was a singer and Claude Monet knew his would be the world of the arts. At 11 years old, Monet entered the Le Havre secondary school of the arts. Academic courses were taught as well as days spent copying the masters. He soon found himself looking out the window and painting what he saw. He would turn his back on tradition. … read more
Ceremony. The ceremony of community is one of the most organic and life-affirming gestures we can experience. It defines the measure of people by the affect they have on others. Each person that is part of the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is part of that artistic cause and effect. We cause the classes, the exhibits, the after-school outreach programs and the performances to happen and the effect is immediate – the seed is planted and grows throughout the … read more
To listen. To help. To inspire. To love. I’m starting to really understand what my purpose is as the Executive Director of the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. It’s so much more than I could have ever imagined when I signed on in June of 2014. I thought it would be about running the show, navigating the coolest art boat in town through unknown waters, making the best decisions to grow our nonprofit enterprise and, simply, to press on … read more