General Information

The 18th Annual Lone Tree Art Expo is presented by the City of Lone Tree and the Lone Tree Arts Commission. This juried exhibition runs September 17th – November 18th, 2019 at the Lone Tree Arts Center, 10075 Commons Street, Lone Tree, Colorado, 80124. 
 
 
Viewing Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday and two hours before productions at the Lone Tree Arts Center.
 
All artwork is available for purchase through the Lone Tree Arts Center Box Office.
 
Lone Tree Art Expo Opening Cocktail Reception
September 26th, 7pm - 9pm 
At Lone Tree Arts Center, 10075 Commons Street. 
Music, cash bar, appetizers and fun.
 

Categories include:

Painting, Drawing, Watercolor, Sculpture and Mixed Media. 
 

2019 Juror - Colleen Fanning

Colleen Fanning is a private art advisor and founder of Fanning Art Advisory. For almost twenty years, she has worked largely with clients in U.S to develop both public and private art collections. Fanning clients in Miami, New York, San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, and Mexico City. She attends numerous international art fairs around the world, providing guidance with her clients with collecting strategies.
 
Fanning received a BFA in Art History from University of Colorado in 1996.  Following her undergraduate studies, she held positions in the highly regarded Denver Public Art Program and Denver International Airport for three mayoral administrations, including Wellington Webb, John Hickenlooper, and Michael Hancock.  At the time, Fanning commissioned site-specific works with notable artists, Larry Kirkland, Bernar Venet, Ed Ruscha, Dennis Oppenheim, Donald Lipski, Luis Jimenez, Fernando Botero, Jonathan Borofsky, Betty Woodman, and Buster Simpson.  In private practice, placement of blue-chip Modern and Contemporary artists, Elaine de Kooning, Purvis Young, Yoshitomo Nara, Takashi Murakami, Zhang Huan, Louise Bourgeois, Roger Shimomura, Alexander Calder, Ed Ruscha, Catherine Opie, Marilyn Minter, Robert Peterson, Damien Hirst, Madison Fred Mitchell, Mikey Pallas and numerous other emerging an mid-career artists.
 
 

Prizes

Selections for the exhibition are made via callforentry.org (CaFÉ™) from JPEG images. Awards are made by the juror in person and include the final presentation of the artwork. There are cash awards for each winner.  
 
Awards include: Best of Show and Commissioner’s Choice award, Painting First Place and Second Place, Drawing First Place and Second Place, Watercolor First Place and Second Place, Mixed Media First Place and Second Place, and Sculpture First Place and Second Place.  Best of Show winner as well as First Place in each category will be awarded gallery space at the Lone Tree Arts Center following the Art Expo.
 

Sales 

Sales are conducted by the Lone Tree Arts Center. A 20% sales commission will be applied to all sales. 
 

Important Dates

 
Call for Entry open on CaFÉ™ - August 2nd, 2019
Deadline to apply - August 26th, 2019
Jurying - August 27th - 30th, 2019
Notification - September 1st, 2019
Exhibition - September 17th - November 18th, 2019
Drop-Off - September 16th, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Opening Reception - September 26th, 7pm - 9pm
Pick-Up - November 19th, 3:30pm - 6:30pm 
 

Artist Forms

 

Please refer Art Expo questions to the Frequently Asked Questions page or call 720-509-1011.

 

"Gucci, Boston #1" by Robert Gratiot, 2018 Best of Show