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The Beauty of Blackness Fine Art Show
2021

A premier virtual Fine Art Show that showcases some of the finest in Black and African American art. The show is both Virtual and in a physical location, streaming live on all major social media platforms. The show takes place during Labor Day weekend and will feature national and international artists. Our mission is to teach, evoke and arouse the aesthetic senses.  We are inviting the world into the amazing beauty of black creativity.  We are sharing the wonders of a rich heritage of what it truly means to be black. The Beauty of Blackness Fine Art Show delivers the highest level of talent in Fine Art. The Show exhibit this year will be held in The Merchant Room, an urban americana gallery and professional studio space located upstairs in a 100+ year old building. The architectural richness of this building, which was originally the P. Anderson Hardware store in 1897, makes the Merchant Room a perfect location for professional photographers and videographers to book for their client sessions.The space hosts a live artist gallery featuring shows every First Friday of the month in collaboration with The Downtown Business Association Art Walk event. 

Gallery Exhibit, Aug 26th -Sept 8th
The Merchant Room
@Walnut Creek, Fort Collins CO.
222 Walnut St
Artist Reception Sept 3
Live Stream September 2-5 2021
streaming live Daily 10-7,
, Friday, Sept 3th. 10-9
on all major social media platforms

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Mark those calendars now!

The show features art from around the globe and will showcase works in painting, sculpture, watercolor, photography, mixed media, jewelry, drawing and printmaking.

About Fort Collins

Situated at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, 60 miles north of Denver International airport, Fort Collins is home to fabulous recreational opportunities, diverse cultural attractions, a vibrant nightlife scene and family fun. Experience world-class whitewater rafting on the nationally designated “Wild and Scenic” Cache La Poudre River (the best whitewater rafting near Rocky Mountain National Park). Taste award-winning beers at one of 20 (and counting) local breweries. Or, explore the fanciful creatures at the Swetsville Zoo with your family. Fort Collins prides itself on the plethora of restaurants and outdoor activities, a picturesque downtown and of course, our beer. Fort Collins is always full of things to do, no matter the season.

Fort Collins richly deserves its reputation as the cultural capital of Northern Colorado. With a half-dozen live-theater stages in production throughout the year; a symphony orchestra, ballet troupe, and opera company as well as several choral ensembles; facilities that accommodate a wide range of national touring shows and concerts; galleries and museums mounting exhibits of everything from animation art to historical kimonos, there’s always something interesting going on.

Old Town is full of shops and galleries featuring the work of local artists, craftsmen and photographers. Stroll around and meet them during a First Friday Art Walk