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RETURNING: Contemporary Works by Arapaho Artists

DECEMBER 3, 2021 - FEBRUARY 14, 2022

The Museum of Boulder is excited to collaborate with a group of Arapaho artists in the region to create a pop-up exhibit exploring the notion of indigenous artists coming back to their historical territory. RETURNING will feature the contemporary work of ten artists, with their individual perspectives displaying exclusive visual …

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Food Access in Boulder, CO

THROUGH FEBRUARY 2022

In 2019, 1 in 9 residents of Boulder County were considered food insecure. A high cost of living exacerbates the gap between federal poverty guidelines and a living wage. This community mini display on our second floor, developed in partnership with Boulder Food Rescue, showcases the findings from research they …

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B.E.A.T. | Boulder Experiments in Art and Technology: Convivial Machines

OCTOBER 30TH, 2021 - FEBRUARY 6, 2022

B.E.A.T. is a gathering of artists, biologists and technologists. Led by Jiffer Harriman, PhD., brilliant collaborators, sharing past and emerging work, have created a very unique exhibit at the Museum of Boulder – featuring interactive digital art and music in a “dark side” exhibit and a “light side” exhibit. One …

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Boulder Experience Gallery

BOULDER EXPERIENCE GALLERY

ONGOING

The Boulder Experience exhibition is a space for people to engage with the breadth of the innovation that was developed in Boulder and its impact on the world. Visitors are guided through displays, interactives and multimedia experiences that cover the history of Boulder from the earliest days of Native American …

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PLAYZEUM

ONGOING

What if forests were made of rainbows, every step made music, and you could design the world however you wanted? Explore a wonderland straight from your imagination at Playzeum! Play serves a deep and important purpose: It provides a way to explore the world, try out new ideas, and collaborate …

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GOOGLE GARAGE – EXPLORE TECH

ONGOING, REVOLVING ACTIVITIES

A creative space for messing about! The Google Garage is based on the idea that children learn best when they get to explore, create, experiment, and follow their natural curiosities – just messing about. Play music by touching colors, build your own robots and train them what to do and build …

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Still Strong: Anniversary Exhibit

FEBRUARY 2022 - APRIL 2022

March 22nd, 2022 sadly marks the first anniversary of ten lives lost in a tragedy that had an impact on many people. We believe that photography can serve as a tool for reflection, story-generating and healing. A series of collaborative portraits made by Ross Taylor, an assistant professor at the …

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IMLS Proclaiming Colorado's Black History

Proclaiming Colorado’s Black History

SEPTEMBER, 2023

The Museum of Boulder, in partnership with the Boulder County NAACP Chapter and the Boulder Public Library, will develop activities to highlight the history of Black people in Colorado with our newly awarded IMLS: Museums for America grant. Over the next three years, the museum will employ a community-centered process …

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VOCES VIVAS: STORIES FROM THE LATINO COMMUNITY IN BOULDER COUNTY, PAST AND PRESENT

February 26, 2022 - February 26, 2023

Resiliencia En Honor Labor con dignidad Juntos somos Estas en casa Identidad Orgullo Discover the stories of Boulder County’s Latino heritage in this community-curated exhibit. This exhibit honors the early Boulder County Latino families and their histories to date. The story includes tragedies, celebrations, and monumental movements. La comunidad was …

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