Gallery Hours

First Fridays 6-9 pm

Second Saturday Salons 4-6pm

and always by appointment.
Call (303) 297-9831 


Saturday
Nov292014

Abstractions + Artist's Talk + Live Music = December First Friday@PSS

The Pattern Shop Studio will be the perfect place to stop by for First Friday, December 5 as we are again featuring work by Reed Weimer in the exhibition, Abstractions. 

As part of the night, we will  host an artist's talk by Reed that will give you a much better understanding of the work in the show and his artistic process.  The talk will begin at 7PM

Also, PSS will be be alive with the music of local band ANIMAL/object.

So come out to RiNo and make sure you stop by PSS for an entertaining and informative night.

For more information and to see images of the work go to the Abstractions Exhibition Page.

Thursday
Oct302014

Reed Weimer - Abstractions - Nov 7, 2014-Jan 2, 2015

The Pattern Shop Studio is excited to announce a solo show by Colorado artist Reed Weimer entitled Abstractions.  The exhibit opened as part of Denver Arts Week with a reception on Friday, November 7th, 2014, from 6 to 9PM and will remain on display until January 2, 2015.  Additional receptions will be held on Friday, December 5 and Friday January 2, from 6 to 9PM. Weimer will talking about his art at a Salon on Saturday, November 15th from 4 to 6 pm. The Pattern Shop Studio is open anytime by appointment (303-297-9831).

For more information and to see images of the work go to the Abstractions Exhibition Page.

Bones, 2014, acrylic on panel, 36 x 48 inches

Monday
Sep292014

Rivers Alive/2013 Colorado Floods Panel Discussion

Ralph Price Reservoir and St. Vrain River in Flood, 2013

As part of our current exhibition, Rivers Alive, the Pattern Shop Studio will host a panel discussion of the September 2013 flooding in Colorado.  The panel will be held on October 11, 2014 beginning at 1:30pm.  The panelists all have homes in the Lyons area and will be talking both about their experiences during the flood and their responses. Exhibition artist Wopo Holup will talk about the drawings she made of the St. Vrain River in flood. Artist Barbara Shark will read from her upcoming memoir “How I Learned to Cook: An Artist’s Life”.  Geologist Peter Hale Molnar will speak about his flood experiences as an expert on the Rocky Mountains. The panel will be moderated by gallery owner Rexford Brown.

Wopo Holup is a New York based artist who has completed more than two dozen public art projects across the country. Holup's bronze and iron work can be found at the Philadelphia Zoo, Historic Battery Park in Manhattan, and the Tampa International Airport, among many others. Collaborations with architects, government agencies, and inspired communities have helped Holup achieve her artistic goals.

 Barbara Shark is a Colorado artist who lives in Lyons CO with her husband, Master Printer Bud Shark.  Originally from Baltimore, MD, she received a BFA cum laude from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque where she also attended graduate studies. She was a member of the Boulder-based collective Front Range Women in the Visual Arts and has shown in many solo and group shows in galleries and museums across the country.

Peter Hale is a Professor of Geological Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, and fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO .  He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Physics in 1965 from Oberlin College and Ph.D. in geology in 1970 from Columbia University.  He is an expert on both the formation of the Rocky Mountains and the confluence of Climate and Tectonics.

Rivers Alive will remain on display until October 31st 2014.  Additional receptions will be held on Friday, October 3rd and Friday October 31st, from 6 to 9PM.  The Pattern Shop Studio is open Thursdays and Saturdays, 1-5PM and anytime by appointment.