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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Selections for the “Colors of Life” art exhibit announced

The City of Brighton’s Eye for Art program has announced its selections for the “Colors of Life” art exhibit at Brighton City Hall, 500 S. 4th Ave.  The show will open Monday, Sept. 18 with more than 250 thought provoking pieces of effervescent abstracts, awe inspiring life moments and inspirational Fall/Winter and Seasonal artwork from 75 local and regional artists.

The “Colors of Life” art exhibit features unique artwork created in brilliant oils, acrylics, inks, watercolors, graphite/color pencil, exquisite photography, feather art, stained & caramel glass, fused glass and Jewelry.  Artwork is available for purchase and are ready to enhance your home or business office with original artwork.  Wearable art is also available and is an exquisite addition to any jewelry chest or gift list for the holidays.  This exhibit is free to the public.


The art selection committee proudly announces the artists selected for the “Colors of Life” art exhibit.  Selected artists include: Ron Ames, Nickie Barbee, Rhonda Bennett, Denise Bowman, Erica Brannan, Diane Breed, Karri Burgess, Theresa Burkert, Frank Carrillo, William Carter, Delia Casas Valdivia, Andrew Castenada, Christal Chapman,  Dennis Crock, Howard Crosslen, Ron Cupps, Kay Curtis, Kim Degnegaard, Mona Linda DeSanti, Diane DeVries, Charlene Ford, Anthony Frank, Judith Frost, Laurie Gee, Mark Gee, Dean Glorso, Gabriele Gracine, Leslie Gwynn, Edward Hansen, Mary Hansen, Rose Mary Heidenreich, Brian Heritage, Ron Hill, Andrea Hofmeister, Matthew Jackson, Jay Jaramillo/Jerry Jaramillo, Carol Anne Jellico, Nicole Jellico, Deb Jenkins, Emma Jensen, Anna Kleimer, Taylor Krause,  Mary Ladwig, Pia Langfeld, Kathy Lechman, Aura Liesveld, Gail Lindsey, Lisa Renee Lopez, Sandie Mackenzie, Dewey Mann, Gail Marchetti, MJ McCafferty, Frank Morales Cook, Jennifer Piotrowski, Sara Ratzlaff, David M. Richers, Jill Riggin, Claudia Rodriguez, Bobbi Rubingh, Pennie Snow, Judith Schissler, Roseanne Schwartz, Diane Secord, Jeri St John, Phillip Temmer, Jim Thompson, Lana Tyler, Dottie Urban, Mona Wattenberg, Mark Welsby, Susie Wheeler, Mary Louise Widmaier, Tammi Williams, and Jamie Zerr-Lockwood.

Artist Reception for the Public: The public is invited to meet the artists of this exhibit at an open house from 6 – 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at Brighton City Hall.  Visit with the artists of this inspirational Colors of Life exhibit.

The City of Brighton proudly supports the promotion of art and culture within the City.  Artists or art groups interested in future shows; please contact Laurie Lozano-Maier at 303-655-2034 for more information.

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