January 23 – March 26, 2016 This exhibition will present the work of fine craft artists whose work speaks to contemporary social, political, environmental and other issues that concern us today. Member Preview Reception: January 22, 5:00-8:00pm Above: Post-Apocalyptic Rifle, Robert Mickelsen Left: Corporate Transparency, Regina Benson
April 16 – June 12, 2016 Member Preview Reception: April 15, 5:00 – 8:00 pm This exhibition replaces Foothills Art Center’s longstanding biennial exhibition, Colorado Clay. Included in this exhibition will be juried and invited ceramic artists all who hail from the Mountain Standard Time Zone. Above: Cloud Bottle, Samuel Chung. China painted porcelain. About Peter Held, Juror
June 25 – September 4, 2016 Member Preview Reception: June 24, 5:00-8:00pm For the first time in its history, Foothills Art Center is inviting outstanding American artists working in clay, fiber, glass, metals, wood and mixed media to exhibit major bodies of their work.
September 17 – October 23, 2016 Member Preview Reception: September 16, 5:00 – 8:00pm Now in its 43rd year, this is a perennial favorite of Foothills Art Center’s members and guests. The exhibition will feature around 70 works of art by national artists working in watermedia.
November 12 – December 31, 2016 Member Preview Reception: November 11, 6:00 – 8:00pm This annual fundraiser for Foothills Art Center provides the community an opportunity to shop for local and regional handcrafted items not found in large box or retail stores. It has become a tradition for Golden’s holiday season.