CONVENE
Bringing together the arts, cultural, and creative community to foster collaboration, networking, and innovation.
ADVOCATE
Serving as a respected and recognized leader in advocacy for our creative sector.
PROMOTE
Presenting our region as a vibrant cultural destination, and a hub for artists and creatives to live, work, and thrive.
LEAD
Growing our capacity as the local arts agency for the City of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region.
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The Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region (COPPeR) is the local arts agency for the City of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region (El Paso and Teller Counties) in Colorado.  The Cultural Office works year-round, often behind the scenes, to achieve more than any one artist or cultural organization could do independently to ensure that the creative sector thrives and uplifts our entire region’s life and economy. As an independent nonprofit, we are efficient, strategic, and passionate about this work.

Our programs are focused into 3 arenas of impact:

Our Mission

We champion our diverse creative community as a vital part of the region’s identity and economy through service, connection, and advocacy.

RECENT NEWS

Behind Our New Logo

The creative sector is integral to the fabric of our community, creating an environment that provides a thriving scene and inspiring artists to innovate and explore. There is a rich heritage and history of arts in the Pikes Peak region, and freedom to create in

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February News From the Cultural Office

Next Exhibition: Recent Work by Steve Weed Join us at our office on February 27th from 4:00PM-6:30PM for a reception celebrating our current artist on exhibit: Steve Weed! Our winter local art exhibit at the Cultural Office features recent paintings by Steve Weed, many of which

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Recent Work by Steve Weed

Our winter local art exhibit at the Cultural Office features recent paintings by Steve Weed, many of which capture the Western spirit. Steve has honed a brilliant method of capturing a subject’s essence by combining subtle and bold brush strokes with an expressive color palette. A

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LOCAL ARTS EVENTS


'This Curious World'

02-02-2024 - 02-29-2024

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'Winter Mysteries'

02-01-2024 - 02-29-2024

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ArtWalk

12-01-2023 - 03-01-2024

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DanceAspen Comes to the Springs

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Dexter and The Moonrocks

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Bluegrass Ensemble

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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A Conversation with Hương Ngô, Chadwick Allen, Aline Lo, and Justin Phan

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Gallery 113: Suzy Gardner and Wendy Laconis

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Jeffrey Alan Band - Tribute to The Highwaymen

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Reed Fair and Sumi von Dassow

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Documentary Series at Cottonwood: 'THE ARC OF OBLIVION' (2023)

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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Manitou Art Center: 'Arachne's Strands' and music with Diedre McCarthy

03-01-2024 - 03-01-2024

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TELLING OUR STORY

Executive Director Angela Seals  discusses the mission and direction of the Cultural Office on Fox21’s Loving Living Local. 

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