Final Week to See: John Buck at Robischon Gallery

On view through August 29th at Robischon Gallery is a solo exhibition of works by American artist John Buck, featuring his intricate kinetic wood sculptures as well as large-scale figurative sculptures, carved wood panels, rubbings and woodblock prints. Buck’s medium, carved jelutong wood, along with his use of symbolic language that spans from medieval times to the current […]

Five Questions with… Tom Sarmo

‘Edition: A Group Print Show’ is currently on view in our small gallery and features a variety of print works by local artists. One of those artists is Tom Sarmo, an established name in the illustration community and constant favorite with viewers in Helikon shows. Tom talked to us about his reasons for doing art, advice for […]

Five Questions with Artwyze founder Laura Madrid

Laura Madrid is a studio tenant here at Helikon Gallery and the founder of Artwyze, a five-day children’s art workshop taking place at the end of this month. We asked Laura a few questions about her background and her visions for Artwyze and future projects. For more information and to sign up for the workshop, taking place August 17- […]

Five Questions with… Kayla Edgar

Kayla Edgar is one of the local artists participating in our current Gallery 101 show, ‘Edition: A Group Print Show.’ Her watercolor and ink illustrations are whimsical and playful yet full of texture and depth, always with a uniquely contemporary-Colorado feel. See her work at Helikon through the beginning of September, and read her thoughts on art […]

15 Questions with… Robin 1000

Currently on view in our main gallery (and for First Friday tonight from 6-10pm) is Electropop: new works by Kaitlin Ziesmer and Robin 1000. Robin, hailing from Texas, creates dreamlike, prismatic landscapes and designs, pairing up with Ziesmer’s ubiquitous pop-culture mashups to create an exhibition bursting with electric retro-contemporary energy. We had the chance to […]

Happening this weekend: RiNo and beyond

1. Denver County Fair: “The Craziest County Fair in America” If you haven’t heard, Helikon will be at the Denver County fair all weekend starting today, along with tons of local vendors, live entertainment, unique competitions, and delicious food selections. You can find us at booth 220 in the Arts Pavilion, right next to a […]

Six Questions with… Kaitlin Ziesmer

Next week marks the opening of our July exhibition, Electropop: new works by Kaitlin Ziesmer and Robin 1000. Both artists are incredibly prolific, filling the gallery with an electric retro-contemporary energy of solo works and select collaborations. We had a chance to ask Kaitlin a few questions about her art and life; below, read about what she would tell […]

RiNo Site Visit: Morning, Afternoon, and Evening Vibes at The Source

The Source, RiNo’s artisan food market housed in an 1880s brick foundry, has been serving up a variety of food, drink, art, and dry goods since 2013. As RiNo continues to evolve and become host to more and more local businesses, The Source remains a bustling, polished hub of the neighborhood and its local artisan food […]

Five Questions with… Patrick Loehr

Our current exhibition, Grimm: Visions of the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales, is still on view in the main gallery through July 11, with Strange Conversations in Gallery 101; if you weren’t able to make it to the First Friday reception in June, come out next Friday, July 3rd from 6-10pm. In conjunction with the show, we […]

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