Boulder's Premier Contemporary Art Gallery
15th Street Gallery has been providing museum-quality art and picture framing in Boulder since 1984. Artists, museums and collectors have been trusting our design skills for 30 + years. custom framing
15th Street Gallery is Boulder's contemporary art gallery. We represent work by numerous museum-track artists and emerging artists from across the United States.
Founding Executive Director & Chief Curator
Museum of Contemporary Art, MCA Denver
15th Street Gallery. 1708 15th St. Boulder, Colorado
15th Street Gallery opened in 1984; the two original partners still manage the art gallery today.
The gallery exhibits contemporary art by established artists. These gallery artists work in a wide range of media including oil and acrylic paintings, lithographs, monotypes, etchings, woodcuts, collages and sculpture.
15th Street Gallery also provides custom art and picture framing to the highest of conservator standards.
Please join us to welcome California artist Livia Stein back to Boulder. This will be our 3rd show with Livia and it’s a stunner. Stop by the gallery now to see “Monsters in Pink”.
We’ve planned a very special art evening on August 23rd. Hope you can save the date! The Talk at BMoCA – 6:30pm to 7:30pm We start with a casual conversation at the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art with artist Robert Kushner, master printer, Bud Shark and artist Barbara Shark. Bud, Barbara, and Robert will discussRead more about The Talk. The Walk. The Art. August 23rd 2016[…]
Art collectors often tell us, “your framing is an art.” While we don’t entirely agree, we know these kind words are said with nothing but the best intentions, and we deeply appreciate the sentiment. Here’s the thing: the actual act of picture framing – cutting mats and joining wooden frames – is, when done withRead more about Art Design Elements and Principles Used in Frame Design[…]
Our upcoming gallery opening on December 10th, “Sculptured and 3-D Paper” features work by several blue-chip contemporary artists. The piece on the invitation “The Carriage Trade” (2015) is a new work by Red Grooms. “The Carriage Trade” is a three-dimensional lithograph. In this piece Grooms once again casts his acute eye on life in NewRead more about Sculptured and 3-D Paper[…]
In this new shaped-paper series, Eva Bovenzi uses her background in sculpture to fold and shape rice paper before and after painting it. The result is a series of beautiful non-rectangular sculptured paintings in vividly rich hues. In Bovenzi’s words: “I painted this series in rural Colorado, looking out at the Sangre de CristoRead more about New Series of Rice and Yupo Papers by Eva Bovenzi[…]
This exhibition is a 20 year survey of gouache paintings and collages by Boston artist, Nancy Simonds. View Nancy Simonds’ Work Official Event Address and Information: Title: Anti-Chaos: Color & Shape Play Artist: Nancy Simonds Event Location: 15th Street Gallery 1708 15th St Boulder, CO 80302 Artist Opening Reception Friday, June 12th, 2015Read more about Anti-Chaos: Color & Shape Play by Nancy Simonds[…]
In case you hadn’t heard, “From Clay to Paper” was our most-recent exhibition. It opened with a smashing reception on the evening of Saturday, March 14th and ran through all of April. We get attached to most exhibitions we curate. But this one holds a special place in our memories. It was really something! CollectorsRead more about A Retrospective Survey of From Clay to Paper[…]
Our upcoming exhibition is “Betty Woodman and Shark’s Ink.: From Clay to Paper” with the opening reception on Saturday March 14th from 06:00pm-08:30pm. It will be a survey of Betty Woodman’s works on paper made in collaboration with Master Printer Bud Shark. Betty Woodman is noted for her clay vessels and she began collaborating withRead more about Betty Woodman and Shark’s Ink.: From Clay to Paper[…]
I just got back from a visit with California artist Livia Stein at her Oakland studio. I went out to select the new work for her upcoming gallery opening, “Figures In Flux: hybrid collages” that’ll open with an artist reception for Livia at 15th Street Gallery on Thursday, October 30. 6-9 PM.
15th Street Gallery and the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art are pleased to team up to host a casual conversation with Master Printer Bud Shark and artist Barbara Shark of Shark’s Ink of Lyons and San Francisco artist Enrique Chagoya in Boulder, Colorado. Bud, Barbara and Enrique will discuss printmaking and the collaborative process betweenRead more about Sponsored Talk at BMoCA with Master Printer Bud Shark[…]