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Why Not Niwot? A Juried Art Show

Opening Reception - Peoples Choice Voting Begins

5:00pm - 8:30pm

Cottonwood Square & Old Town

05May

The Why Not Niwot? Juried Art Show is an annual celebration of the arts and all things Niwot.

How it works

Each year local and regional artists submit works in April depicting the look, feel, and/or essence of the Niwot community, a vibrant and vintage Colorado town on the Front Range.

People's Choice voting opens during the May 5th First Friday Art Walk. Grab a ballot entry at osmosis art gallery or other participating businesses, visit all of art work entries, and submit your vote for your favorite piece. Entries will be available for viewing in businesses around town through the month of May.

Winners will be announced during June's First Friday Art Walk on June 2nd at a cermony at osmosis art gallery. There will be two overall winners - first place as chosen by the selection committee, and first place as chosen by the people — as well as 2nd & 3rd place by the art show jury.

$500 Grand Prize — $250 2nd Place — $100 3rd Place

$100 People’s Choice Award

Winning piece will be used to market the 2018 Niwot Art Walk.

Artist Calendar

May 5th Niwot Art Walk: Opening Reception - People’s Choice voting begins, continues through May 28th

May 27th: Exhibition Closes

May 31st or June 1st: Artists pick up art at businesses

Grand Prize winner and People’s Choice winners will be notified and their pieces kept for the June 2nd Niwot Art Walk and Awards ceremony

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