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Aspen Art Museum

  • Aug 1, 2022

  • Aug 2, 2022

  • Aug 3, 2022

    • Registration Required
      Free and open to the public

      Please join us on the AAM rooftop with Collector Committee Chair, Mary Zlot, for an in-depth look at the 2022 ArtCrush Auction works.
      Select artists will also be in special attendance.

    • Registration Required
      Free and open to the public

      Joined by Suzanne Hudson, Associate Professor of Art History and Fine Arts at USC, Eddie Rodolfo Aparicio will discuss his recent work, including his rubber works in the “Caucho” series, and its intersection with issues of environmental justice, embodied practice, and place-making.

    • At Capacity

      Registration Required
      Free and open to the public

      Shuttles will run between Aspen Art Museum and
      the Aspen Institute starting at 6:15 PM.

      Jeffrey Gibson presents THE SPIRITS ARE LAUGHING, an ambitious flag spinning and speaking performance at Anderson Park Meadow at the Aspen Institute.

  • Aug 4, 2022

    • Registration Required
      Free and open to the public

      Join ArtCrush 2022 Honoree Gary Simmons for a discussion with writer and editor Travis Diehl. The speakers will discuss Simmons’s sources and materials, from classrooms and cartoons as venues for cultural memory, to the formalism of racism in the United States.

    • Doors: 8 PM
      Performance: 9 PM
      Location: Mountian Meadow at T-Lazy-7 Ranch

      Artist Korakrit Arunanondchai and director Alex Gvojic (in collaboration with Tosh Basco) present Together, a “ghost cinema” performance taking place in an Aspen tree meadow in the mountains.

  • Aug 5, 2022

    • 6 PM Aspen ArtWeek

      ArtCrush Gala 2022


      Gary Simmons

      Event Co-chairs

      Chandra Johnson, Jamie Tisch, and Sara Zilkha

      Email: For inquiries, please email us at

    • 11 PM Aspen ArtWeek

      ArtCrush After-Party

      Open to ArtCrush ticket holders.

      After the ArtCrush Gala, the dancing will continue for a late night After–Party at The Sterling, with a cash bar. Limited table reservations are available.