Miranda July is a filmmaker, artist, and writer. July’s collection of stories, No One Belongs Here More Than You, won the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award and has been published in twenty-three countries. Her writing has appeared in The Paris Review, Harper’s, and The New Yorker; It Chooses You was her first book of non-fiction. She wrote, directed and starred in The Future and Me and You and Everyone We Know—winner of the Camera d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival and a Special Jury Prize at Sundance. July’s participatory art works include the website *Learning to Love You...
his monthlong program for kids in Grades K–4 is held weekly at the AAM. Taking place after school most Wednesdays from 2:30–4 p.m., these workshops recognize the value of exposing children to the arts at an early age and use the artist’s process as an educational tool. Museum educators and teaching artists lead classes that include activities in the gallery and take-home projects.
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Held annually every summer, ArtCrush is the major fundraising event benefiting the Aspen Art Museum and Aspen’s premier summer gala.
Hosted by Amy and John Phelan, WineCrush is an intimate evening of fine wine, gourmet food, and just the right amount of dancing to complete the experience.
Hosted by Baldwin Gallery and free and open to the public, PreviewCrush is your first chance to view the most impressive Live and Silent Auction artworks to be featured at the ArtCrush auction the following day.
Hosted by Casterline | Goodman Gallery, and also free and open to the public, PreviewExtra is an additional location to preview ArtCrush’s extraordinary artworks.
ArtCrush is Aspen’s premier summer event benefiting the Aspen Art Museum. This year’s event features the 2016 Aspen Award for Art presentation to renowned contemporary artist Gabriel Orozco, a remarkable wine tasting, seated dinner, and both a Live and Silent Auction of major works of contemporary art.
A fun-filled dance party, AfterPartyCrush takes place at Aspen’s leading late-night entertainment venue, Belly Up, and features live music from a world-famous artist.