Telluride Art + Architecture Weekend
JULY 17, 19, 20, 21, 2013
Studio, Culinary + Home Tours in the Telluride Creative District
Telluride’s Art + Architecture Weekend is a unique opportunity to explore the distinct art, design, and culinary treasures of Telluride.
For three days, artists, chefs and architects open their doors and offer you an insider’s glimpse into the Telluride Creative District’s greatest creative minds. Each day offers a new intersection of disciplines, with unique pairings of art, wine, food, and design.
Expect a weekend of fine art brought to life with live music, wine and cocktails paired with culinary innovations, and world-class architecture filled with surprise installations and performance, all within the heart of Telluride. It all kicks off Wednesday night with a free event, showcasing the weekend in a lively arts celebration!
THE KICK OFF PARTY: WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 8-11, DOORS AT 7
The weekend will kick off Wednesday evening with a lively celebration of the abundant creative excellence that exists in the Telluride Creative District. Expect performance, music, film, an overview of the weekend, and to hear from some of our great creative minds in Twenty(by)Telluride presentations. How will we top last year? Stay tuned!
FRIDAY, JULY 19, 12-5: The Studio Tour on Friday provides a behind-the-scenes look into the creative workspaces of our artists and designers. While on the tour, enjoy food and wine pairings prepared by local chefs. Plan your day to catch demonstrations and other fun activities throughout the afternoon. ( BONUS: Join the Ah Haa School for their annual Art Auction at 6pm)
SATURDAY, JULY 20, 12-4: The Culinary Tour on Saturday brings you into a few select restaurants for special food and wine tastings prepared by chefs. Chefs will be on hand with demonstrations and some will offer a rare a peek into their kitchens. In addition, you will find musicians, actors, poets and visual artists hosted in each restaurant. (BONUS: Join Telluride Theatre for Shakespeare in the Park at 7pm)
SUNDAY, JULY 21, 11-4: The Home Tour on Sunday offers exploration of some of the private homes and gardens that feature exciting local architecture and design happening right here in Telluride. Look for more collaboration between local artists, chefs and musicians at each home. (BONUS: Join Telluride Theatre for Shakespeare in the Park at 7pm)
The studio, culinary + home tours require a ticket that must be visible throughout the event. You will receive a registration packet that includes a wearable ticket and a full color guidebook with information on all the artists and venues, a map for the weekend and other treats. Weekend and daily tickets available, as well as weekend package tickets including admission to the Ah Haa Auction and Shakespeare in the Park.