Thursday, September 8, 2011

Art Farm!


DENVER – Denver Urban Gardens (DUG) and ArtFarm are hosting “HARVEST,” an outdoor communityart show and garden gala. The event will be held at DUG’s West Washington Park Community Garden at 201 Grant Street in Denver, on September,10th, 2011, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m..
The Harvest gala will feature garden tours, the works of local artists, live acoustic music by Erick Rudolph, libations provided by Bristol Brewing Company, and a tastings of fresh garden produce, along with additional hors d’oeuvres provided byWhole FoodsEco-Products will provide all party wares and Trash Bags making this an all green event.
This event is free and open to the public. Donations to Denver Urban Gardens will be accepted and appreciated.

Denver Urban Gardens, a Denver-based nonprofit organization, was founded in 1985 to operate and assist with the creation and management of metro-area community gardens. Primarily serving low- to moderate-income populations in urban neighborhoods, DUG provides opportunities for participants to improve their access to fresh, healthy food, learn new skills, initiate a sense of pride in their surroundings and improve their community. Over the past 26 years, DUG has helped to create 100 metro-area community gardens and small parks.. For more information, please go

For the last five years Art Farm has brought together a series of outdoor community art shows featuring the works of local artists in one of Denver Urban Gardens prime locations. The Harvest show will feature a variety of bold and colorful art that complements the garden at its peak. All art is for sale and proceeds will benefit DUG. 

*Special featured artist Phil Bender will show case his Rocky Mountain Seed Collection
Angela Kalyviankis, Brian Curran, Laurie Maves, Chris Schranck, Kyle Banister, Tadd Moskal, Harrison, Nealey, Ami Pampas, Russell Willbar, Sarah Polzin, Hakan Carheden, Zoe Tessier, Jennifer Higby, George M. Stephens, Kamla Preswalla, Lea Wells, Joroko, Jeff Dodd, Audrey McNamara, Eric Buckner Winfield, Jeff Erwine, DUNN, Eric Matelski, Mario Acevedo, Ian Mckown,and More?
See you all SOON!

Eric Matelski