Cultural Office News

Support the Cultural Office before December 31, and you could win dinner for two at Nosh!

As the leader of our “small but mighty” team at the Cultural Office, I want to thank you for your ongoing support of arts & culture in our community. I’m proud of all that we’ve accomplished this past year, and I hope you’ll help to fuel our impact into 2017 and beyond!

Ideas for an Art-Full Thanksgiving

As we prepare for the 2016 Thanksgiving holiday, the Cultural Office invites you to consider three inspiring ways to incorporate more creativity into your celebrations this week and throughout the holiday season!

Arts Opportunities

Here is November’s roundup of opportunities for creatives currently listed on PeakRadar.com, from auditions for actors and musicians to calls for artists and opportunities in local public art. What’s next for you?

Business & Arts Lunch presents 3 awards and 7 performances

The 9th Annual Business & Arts Lunch was held on Friday, October 7, as a co-presentation of the Cultural Office and Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance. Awardees for Philanthropy, Creative Workspace, and Business Leader for the Arts were honored …

1,000 Arts & Culture Fans Kick Off Arts Month 2016

Our thanks to the 1,000 friends who joined us to kick off Arts Month 2016 on Friday, September 30 at the Artini! It was a feel-good celebration of creativity and a great way to launch #ArtsOctober.

Arts Month 2016

This October, the Pikes Peak region will be celebrating Arts Month, an annual initiative to raise awareness for the quality, diversity and value of the arts in our community. Building on the popularity of National Arts & Humanities Month …

Success Stories from August

August ushered in some big moments for our local arts community, including announcement of the merger between the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center and Colorado College, an inspiring visit from ArtSpace, and five ribbon cuttings in one night …

NEA Awards $10K for Arts Month 2017

The Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region is pleased to announce that it has just been awarded a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to help grow community engagement during the 2017 Arts Month initiative …

Success Stories from July

July was full of inspiring stories from the Pikes Peak region’s creative community, including a moving benefit concert for the victims of the Orlando shooting, the launch of our region’s new literary journal, attendance of 90,000 for Summer Symphony . . .

Success Stories from June

In June, creatives from across the Pikes Peak region deserved applause for a wide range of inspiring successes, including a record-breaking season for the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Theatre Company, new public art exhibitions in Tri-Lakes and Downtown Colorado Springs, and national accolades …