The Japanese artist Takashi Murakami combines highly refined classical Japanese painting techniques with distinctive Pop sensibilities. Known for his “Superflat” style, directly influenced by manga and anime, the artist creates works that explode with color and playfulness. For the 2015–16 ski season, in collaboration with Aspen Skiing Company, Murakami has produced four unique images, all of which embody his trademark visual aesthetic.
This after-school program for kids in Grades K–4 is held most Wednesdays during the school year at the AAM. Museum educators lead classes that include activities in the gallery and take-home projects.<br><br>
Classes are limited to fifteen participants. Prior registration strongly encouraged.
How many different ways can you make your mark? In this playful Workshop, we will discover alternative printmaking techniques in response to contemporary trends. We will learn how to transform our ideas into multiple, two-dimensional printed works of art to share with family and friends.
How can we use common digital technology to create art? This experimental printmaking Workshop takes inspiration from Wade Guyton, presenting an introduction to different printmaking techniques. Together, we’ll learn the fundamentals of line, shape, and color as well as discover new ways to make a mark.
Presented in collaboration with the Aspen Music Festival and School (AMFS), this free chamber concert series features one-hour performances by the most advanced AMFS students and visiting musicians in Aspen.
In 1995, a teenager living with her sister and parents in Manhattan discovers that her father is having an affair. A heartwarming comedy centering on a strong family of women.
Tuesday–Sunday, 10 AM–6 PM
General operating support is provided by Colorado Creative Industries. CCI and its activities are made possible through an annual appropriation from the Colorado General Assembly and federal funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.