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Let’s Get Bidding!

The CherryArts Art Auction bidding has officially opened. To get you started on your bidding journey, the following details the ins and outs of the Art Auction online and onsite. Who does the Art Auction benefit? The proceeds from the Art Auction go toward the CherryArts’ year-round nonprofit mission of providing access to art experiences […]

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Art-Full Performances this weekend at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival

“Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand.” – Stevie Wonder The Cherry Creek Arts Festival loves to feature the works of 250 international visual artists, but art is more than paint on a canvas – it includes any creative expression. This year, we are excited to feature musical performances, demonstrations, […]

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It’s a Family Affair at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival

Do you remember that exhilarating feeling you had the first time you arrived at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival? The first time you discovered your favorite artist; the first time you danced on the streets of Cherry Creek North; the first time you shared your passion for the Festival with your family? It’s a weekend […]

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Your Hometown Toyota is Driving the Arts in Colorado

Legendary capability to take your adventures to the next level, unparalleled durability for extreme ruggedness, refined exterior design, smart technology built right in, and… a mobile canvas for beautiful art? This year, the Cherry Creek Arts Festival presenting sponsor Toyota is hosting Denver-based artist Mike Graves to transform a 2016 4Runner into a masterpiece. The […]

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Festival Breakdown

As we finalize the plans for the 2016 Cherry Creek Arts Festival, we are thrilled to share the fun happenings with you! The Festival paints the vibrant streets of Cherry Creek North with the works of 250 national juried artists, a line up of diverse performing artists, family art activities, delicious bites and more. The […]

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Sculpting Iconic Denver

Last 4th of July weekend, walking along the booth-lined streets of Cherry Creek North, you could clearly spot a giant green stem rising above the heads of Cherry Creek Arts Festival patrons. At the base of the long, slender stem was a massive cherry, sculpted to spell out the word “Arts” within the curves of […]

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Mastering the Art of Festival Exhibition: CherryArts Emerging Artist Program provides mentorship for young artists.

As you stroll the colorful streets of the Cherry Creek Arts Festival, the artistic talent overwhelms your senses. Not only is the Festival home to several seasoned artists who travel the nation, but also to emerging artists beginning their artistic journeys. The CherryArts Emerging Artist Program is designed specifically for burgeoning artists who have little […]

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Creating an Immersive Arts Education Experience for Colorado’s Students

The above piece by Jeffrey Zachmann uses a combination of metalwork, physics and small, simple machines to create a continuous cycle for the metal marbles contained in the piece. It’s a unique combination of science, mechanics and art that is spellbinding to watch. In fact, Jeffrey loves watching people viewing his art. Adults become children […]

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Green UP Cheery Arts – Tips for keeping it Cool

We read about global warming everyday, often leaving us with the sense of “is there anything that we can do about this?” Lets answer that question right now, in the context of what’s going on at CCAF and with our Green UP program. Keep it Cool It feels like a warm summer on the horizon. […]

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Join us to FUNdraise TODAY at California Pizza Kitchen Cherry Creek

Does your mouth water when we say PIZZA… TODAY, May 24, enjoy a slice of seasonally-inspired pizza, salads and more at California Pizza Kitchen Cherry Creek and help contribute to the CherryArts Mobile Art Gallery program, which makes art accessible to over 20,000 students in Colorado. CherryArts is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that provides access […]

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