This Week at the Ranch, July 26 – August 1

July 24, 2015

Posted In: Anderson Ranch General

Tags: Anderson Ranch, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Annual Art Auction, auction, Auction Preview, Ceramics, Colorado, Featured Artists Series, Guest Faculty, Guest Faculty Lectures, Live Auction, painting, photography, Ranch Events, Silent Auction, Snowmass, Snowmass Village

TWAR-Week 9

Sunday, July 26, 7:00 PM

Arthur Gonzalez and Shana & Robert ParkeHarrison
Schermer Meeting Hall
Free. Public Invited.

Arthur Gonzalez
Arthur Gonzalez, a Professor at the California College of the Arts, is an internationally exhibiting artist with over fifty one-person shows. He has received many awards, including the Virginia Groot Foundation grant and four NEA Fellowships.

Shana & Robert ParkeHarrison
Shana and Robert ParkeHarrison explore the triangular relationship of humans, technology and nature. They combine sculpture, painting, set design, performance, photography and implied narrative to create constructed, dreamlike images. Their works have been featured in numerous shows, including the “Mediations Biennale,” Poznan, Poland; “Fotografica Biennial,” Bogota, Colombia; “lille 3000,” Lille, France; and “Wall at WAM,” Worcester, Mass. They are represented by Suzanne Tarasieve Gallery in Paris and Jack Shainman Gallery, N.Y.

Monday, July 27 – Friday, July 31, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Live Auction: Patton-Malott Gallery
Silent Auction: Wyly Painting Building
Free. Public Invited.

Get a first look at the live and silent auction works featured in the 35th Annual Art Auction, up close and in person, before the big community event on August 1. All silent and live auction works are available on Paddle8. Click here to view online and place your bid early!

Join us for a special VIP PREVIEW

Monday, July 27
5:00 – 7:00 PM
Patton-Malott Gallery and Wyly Painting Building

Anderson Ranch Artistic Directors will give a brief talk on several Live Auction Works, followed by a walk-through preview of the Silent Auction Works. Appetizers and libations will be served. Please RSVP to Hailey Walsh, or 970/923-3181 x 227.

Tuesday, July 28, 7:00 PM

Phil Borges & Emilio Perez
Schermer Meeting Hall
Free. Public Invited.

Phil Borges
For over 25 years Phil Borges has been visiting and documenting indigenous and tribal cultures around the world. His award-winning books have been published in four languages. Phil was honored with the Lucie Humanitarian Award at the Annual International Photography Awards in Los Angeles as well as the Purpose Prize. His latest project “CRAZYWISE,” a feature-length documentary film, questions how Western medicine labels and treats extreme mental emotional states of consciousness.

Emilio Perez
Emilio Perez’s works can be found in the permanent collections of the Miami Art Museum, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Arkansas Art Center and in corporate collections. He has had solo exhibitions with Galerie Lelong in both New York and Paris, Pace Prints, and his work has been featured in group exhibitions internationally.

Thursday, July 30, 12:30 PM
2015 SUMMER SERIES | Featured Artists & Conversations

Alec Soth
Schermer Meeting Hall
Free. Public Invited.
RSVP Required – 970/923-3181 or

Alec Soth is a photographer born and based in Minneapolis, Minn. His photographs have been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions, including the 2004 Whitney and São Paulo Biennials. In 2008, a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work was exhibited at Jeu de Paume in Paris and Fotomuseum Winterthur in Switzerland. In 2010, the Walker Art Center produced a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work entitled From Here To There. Alec Soth’s first monograph, Sleeping by the Mississippi, was published by Steidl in 2004 to critical acclaim. Since then Soth has published NIAGARA (2006), Fashion Magazine (2007), Dog Days, Bogotá (2007), The Last Days of W (2008), and Broken Manual (2010). Soth has been the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards, including the Guggenheim Fellowship (2013).

Saturday, August 1, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

The Ranch’s largest community event and fundraiser is a summer highlight! Join art lovers for a picnic lunch ($15 for adults, free for children 12 and under), live music, children’s activities and fun, with over 200 works of art offered in live and silent auctions.

Registration 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Children’s Activities 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Silent Auction 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
LIVE AUCTION 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch Buffet 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Margarita Bar 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Ice Cream Sundae Bars 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Check Out & Packaging 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Continuous free shuttle service from TWO CREEKS parking lot on OWL CREEK ROAD, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.

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