Bennett Arts Council

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The Bennett Arts Council was created in 2018. Its members include the Town of Bennett, the Bennett Park and Recreation District, the Bennett School District, Morgan Community College, the Bennett Community Market, Communities that Care and artist Jamie Zerr-Lockwood.

The Bennett Arts Council’s mission is to promote, connect, and empower arts and culture for all ages throughout the Town and Eastern I-70 corridor. It values sustainability, collaboration, innovation and the transformative power of the arts.

Platinum Sponsors Adams County Fair, Morgan Community College, Penrith Park

Thank you to our generous Platinum sponsors! 

We wouldn't be able to put on events for the Bennett Community without the support of our sponsors. This year's Platinum Sponsors are Adams County Fair, Morgan Community College and Penrith Park Joint Venutre. 

Get more information on our Platinum Sponsors Here: 

More information on how to become an Arts Council Sponsor can be found online here


Spring Break Movie Night

Spring Break Movie Night

The Bennett Arts Council is hosting a free movie night to kick off Spring Break! Join us to watch Ralph Breaks the Internet and have free popcorn and snacks. Movie night will be March 22 at 6 p.m. at the Bennett Community Center. 

 


I-70 Corridor Art Show and Auction

First Annual I-70 Corridor Art Show and Auction

Join the Bennett Arts Council for the First Annual I-70 Corridor Art Show and Mural Wall Auction. Proceeds from the mural wall auction will go to maintaining the Teens Living Clean mural wall. Interested artists should fill out a submission form and send it to Special Projects Coordinator Taeler Houlberg at thoulberg@bennett.co.us.

The Bennett Arts Council will be aucitoning off the mural wall that was put up for Bennett Days in 2018. The 8' x 4' pieces were painted by Denver artist, Chad Bolsinger. The proceeds from this auction will go to maintaining the Teens Living Clean mural wall. 

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Art Show Requirements:

Artists can submit up to 10 pieces of art for I-70 Corridor Art Show. All art formats are accepted so long as the work is non-controversial or "family friendly."

Formats include, but are not limited to, 2D art (Water color, oils, acrylic, pastel, graphite, photography, digital, alcohol and ink, multimedia and ink), 3D art, fiber art, sculpture, glass, jewelry, and metal work. Jewelry submissions must be handmade and the original work of the artist.

2D Pieces must be ready to hang with wire only, no saw tooth hangers. Artwork must be complete with no exposed canvas or bare edges. Tables will be provided for non-hanging formats. 3D sculptures cannot exceed ten feet.

Setup for the art show will run from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on April 13th, 2019. Take down for the art show will begin directly following the show and must be completed by 10:00 pm on April 13th, 2019.

All artist must provide their own labels including price if they wish to sell their work. Artists wishing to sell their pieces must provide their own purchasing equipment and be in attendance for the full length of the event.

The Bennett Arts Council reserves the right to not accept artwork that does not follow these guidelines or is deemed inappropriate.  

Artist must submit a completed form for their artwork submissions to Taeler Houlberg at thoulberg@bennett.co.us by Friday, March 29th, 2019. Copies can be also be submitted by mail to Town of Bennett Town Hall located at 207 Muegge Way, Bennett CO, 80102.

I-70 Corridor Art Show Submission Form


Rotating Town Hall Art Display

Every two months, the Bennett Arts Council will be featuring artists at Town of Bennett Town Hall. If you are interested in displaying your artwork please fill out the submission form here

 

The Bennett Arts Council would like to invite you to become a partner with our upcoming 2019 season!

The Bennett Arts Council's mission is to promote, connect, and empower arts and culture for all ages throughout the Town and Eastern I-70 corridor. It values sustainability, collaboration, innovation and the transformative power of the arts.

The following is a list of scheduled events in 2019, all of which are available for businesses to sponsor:

  • Decorative Chalkboards Craft Event
  • Cocoa and Canvas Valentine's Day Painting
  • Spring Break Kick off  Movie Night
  • Bennett Art Sale & Mural Wall Auction
  • "Mom & Me" Sip and Paint
  • Free Summer Concert Series: Party in the Park and Music on the Farm
  • Bennett Days Art Show
  • Rotating Mural Wall with Teens Living Clean
  • Bennett Trunk or Treat
  • Student Art Show
  • Fiber Arts Show
  • Tree Lighting Celebration and Musical Performance 

A sponsorship with the Bennett Arts Council is a great way to show that you support the arts in your community and it serves an important role in helping the Arts Council achieve its goal of bringing free arts and cultural events to the Town of Bennett and the Eastern I-70 corridor.

Sponsor benefits are offered at varying levels of support and offer a wide range of recognition to the community. Depending on your sponsorship level, exclusive benefits may include business representatives welcoming those to Bennett Arts Council Events and your businesslogo and link listed on the sponsorship web page.

Download the 2019 Arts Council Sponsorship Package here

We appreciate your consideration of being a sponsor for the Bennett Arts Council. If you have any questions please contact Taeler Houlberg at thoulberg@bennett.co.us or 303-644-3249 ext. 1031


 

Want more information about the Bennett Arts Council? Email Taeler Houlberg at thoulberg@bennett.co.us