Colorado's Premier Art Event
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Calling Top Artists

Applications open

November 1, 2019

Calling all talented artists to apply to the Premier Art Event in Colorado opening November 1st, 2019.

With over 700 applicants each year, The Crested Butte Arts Festival prides itself on a competitive jury process selecting artists representing twelve mediums from across the United States. The generous spirit, collective wisdom, and impressive talent of 165 selected individuals is nothing short of extraordinary!

What participating artists have to say about their experience at The Crested Butte Arts Festival:


The Crested Butte Arts Festival thanks our 2019 artists! See our list of 2019 Award Winners & Showcased Artists.

Enjoy selections of work from our 2019 artists: