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.
The Aspen Art Museum’s presentation of Ryan Gander’s Make every show like it’s your last—part of an international, multi-venue tour—is the artist’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States. The show brings together diverse biographical, narrative, and conceptual elements that reflect Gander’s interest in the circumstances of art production as well as our perception of objects. Encompassing Galleries 4, 5, and 6, all of the works that comprise Make every show like it’s your last exemplify Gander’s transdisciplinary practice, navigating the complexity of culture with cunning, hum…
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.
For the full program, please visit Music with a View.
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.