Sangres Art Guild

Westcliffe, CO

Shows & Events 2016

3rd Street Gallery Shows
Title Dates Description
Calendar Show May 7–Jun 4
Reception: May 7

Our annual open, judged show of original 2D, 3D and Photographic art. Thirteen winners are published in our annual fine art calendar, plus 2 People’s Choice cash awards.

Coordinator’s Short Show Jun 4–Jul 1
Reception: Jun 11

New this year.  Coordinators of SAG functions are rewarded for their volunteer efforts with a special feature show of fresh artwork.

Summer Show Jul 2–Aug 14
Reception: Jul 2

An open competition with cash awards; up to 3 entries per artist.  Come enjoy the new artwork in this show and the Volunteer’s artwork in the upper gallery.

Special Dark Skies Exhibition Aug 6
Reception: Aug 6

A T-shirt graphic design competition with International Dark Skies theme.

Fall Show Aug 18–Sep 29
Reception: Sep 3

An open competition with cash awards; up to 3 entries per artist.  A themed show of new artwork emphasizing our Frontier Pathways.

Alla Prima Show Oct 1–Nov 7
Reception: Oct 1

The continuing show of freshly painted artworks by competitors in the Alla Prima Westcliffe plein air paint-out. Enjoy fine art created from life by artists from around the country.

Holiday Show Nov 10–Dec 24
Reception: Dec 3

A non-juried show focusing on smaller artworks of exceptional value for holiday giving.  Free entry for SAG volunteers.  Join the reception to help create the 3 People’s Choice Awards and enjoy this remarkable holiday reception.

Around Town Events
Title Dates Description
Alla Prima Westcliffe Sep 28–Oct 1

A paint-from-life competition with more than $1,500 in prize money & merchandise awards. Special artist’s and collector’s events.

Arts Hullabaloo Oct 1

The 10th annual Arts Hullabaloo is a fun event showcasing the arts: visual arts, performing arts, musical arts, culinary arts, fiber arts and literary arts, to name a few. Held in conjunction with Alla Prima Westcliffe.

Additional information for shows at 3rd Street Gallery:

  • SAG may jury-out artwork for any reason.
  • Awards will be based on Jury and/or People’s Choice and are announced at the reception.
  • All shows are in the downstairs gallery; the gallery volunteer shows are in the upstairs gallery.