Salida Creative District

Colorado Creative Industries seeking artists to join Colorado Public Art registry

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) is seeking artists to join the State of Colorado Public Art registry to be considered for public art projects in state buildings. In 2014, CCI will support 8 public art projects with a $500,000 budget, and 11 projects in 2015 with nearly $600,000 allocated to the projects. To submit qualifications to […]

FREE! The Salida Creative District & Box of Bubbles Present an ArtCar/ArtBike Event this Friday & Saturday

Earth, WInd and Fire ArtCar at the 2014 CCI Summit   The Salida Creative District and Box of Bubbles Present “ArtCar Happenings” An ArtCar/ArtBike FREE Event ! Presentation & Potluck, Friday, July … more »

Creative District Bike Rack Call for Entries due July 28

The City of Salida and Salida Creative District, in association with LiveWell Chaffee County and the USA Pro Challenge Cycling Race local organizing committee, have opened a call for entries for a creative bike rack proposal. The City will install the bike racks at a location near the Fritz restaurant on Sackett. Key goals for […]

The Salida Creative District and Box of Bubbles present “Artcar Happenings” July 18 & 19

The Salida Creative District and Box of Bubbles present “Artcar Happenings” July 18 & 19

The Salida Creative District and Box of Bubbles present “Artcar Happenings,” An ArtCar and ArtBike Presentation Friday, July 18, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. and an ArtCar and ArtBike Workshop Saturday, July 19 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m at Box of Bubbles, 135 E. 2nd Street. Rodney Wood, aka “Mr.Art Carfun,” who brought the fabulous […]

Salida Creative District Call for Entries: Creative District Signs/Sculptures

Salida Creative District Call for Entries: Creative District Signs/Sculptures

The City of Salida and the Salida Creative District—a Colorado Certified Creative District—is opening a Call for Entries for an artist/artists, contractors, architects, or designers to design and construct a total of three signs (one may be a sculpture) for the Creative District. The City of … more »

A Special Creative Thursday March 6th: Intermediate WordPress with Mark Wiard

A Special Creative Thursday March 6th: Intermediate WordPress with Mark Wiard

The Salida Creative District welcomes back Mark Wiard to teach a special Creative Thursday class “Intermediate WordPress” on Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 1-5pm at the SteamPlant Annex, 220 W. Sackett Ave. Space is limited. Please RSVP at http://bit.ly/1erRaP2 or call Emily at 719-530-2628 … more »

March 3rd Creative Monday: Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

March 3rd Creative Monday: Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

In one week, on Monday, March 3, 2014 the Salida Creative District presents “Creative Monday: An Introduction to Search Engine Optimization (SEO).” Matthew Maydick will be teaching the class. The class is 6-7:30pm at the SteamPlant. Please RSVP for the free class and dinner … more »

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) Summit May 1-2 in Salida

Colorado Creative Industries (CCI), a division of the state’s Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT), will bring their annual Summit to Salida Thursday & Friday, May 1-2, 2014.  The 3rd annual event is a two-day conference that will bring approximately 300 creative entrepreneurs, emerging creatives, municipal and non-profit cultural workers, and creative district […]

Creative Mondays Free Classes at the SteamPlant Start Monday, Oct 7

Salida’s Creative District will host the first free Creative Mondays class on Monday, October 7, 2013 at the SteamPlant Ballroom, 220 W. Sackett from 6-8 p.m. Creative Mondays is series of free classes primarily for artists and creative entrepreneurs, but everyone is welcome to attend. They will be held the first Monday of the month […]

Salida Artwalk Featured on PBS

Rocky Mountain PBS featured Salida Artwalk! Congrats to all the artists, organizers and community members for putting on this wonderful event 20 years running. Follow this link to view the video! Rocky Mountain PBS Summer Arts Festival more »