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
To grow organically from within… “… has to be based on an intact tradition…to bring together musicians who represent all these traditions, in workshops, festivals, and concerts, to see how we can connect with each other in music.” Yo Yo Ma A child cello prodigy, performing from the age of five, Yo-Yo Ma could have easily followed a traditional path and enjoyed a brilliant career of the classical standards. But he didn’t. He couldn’t. In addition to genius, he had … read more
Oh, What A Night. When a sizable portion of the audience wants to run away from home and hit the road with the band, you know you are doing your job. We launched Year 6 of the Summer of Music on Wednesday night and there’s no looking back. We heard “better than ever” more than once and, I promise, it wasn’t just one of my relatives! Next Up – The Confluents and Onda We’ll give you some time to settle … read more
Inch by Inch, Putting it Together. In the world of art nothing is static, nothing is predictable. I’ve always thought those concepts described the excitement of creativity and artistic passion. But on a quiet Sunday afternoon, June 12th, everything changed when thunderheads ganged up and delivered an unrelenting storm that slammed through the front door of the Art Center. We went from a bustling summer of classes and public events to rallying the troops to mitigate the damage. A call … read more