SAM 2019
ARTIST BOOTH APPLICATION

The application for artist booths at our annual Summer Art Market opens at 8:00am on Friday, Feb. 1. All artists must be active members at the Art Students League of Denver to apply. The application closes at 5:00pm on Thursday, Feb. 28. Click here to learn more about membership.

WHAT IS SAM?

From 9:00am to 5:00pm on both Saturday, June 8 and Sunday June 9, 2019 in the West Washington Park neighborhood, the Art Students League of Denver (ASLD) will host its 27th annual Summer Art Market, an event with 200+ visual artist booths, artist demonstrations, KidART programming and food and beverage vendors.

The arts festival features a range of media, including ceramics, fiber arts, mixed media/book art, painting, drawing, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Summer Art Market is free and open to the public and features top-quality artwork from ASLD faculty and students for sale.

Summer Art Market is ASLD’s largest community initiative, inviting individuals to connect with artists directly and discover what ASLD has to offer. The Art Students League of Denver provides an inclusive art community where professional artists guide individuals of all abilities to reach their highest potential.

+ MORE INFO COMING FOR 2019!
2018 AWARD WINNERS
GREGORY DYE (Winner of 'Best of Show' at SAM 2018)

During the 2018’s Summer Art Market, Chris Stevens, cultural arts manager for the City of Greenwood Village, Henry Meininger, owner of Meininger Art Supplies, and Denver-based artist Sandra Fettingis, walked the show to choose the best artwork in several categories. The judges chose the award winners from more than 230 talented artists, featuring work from classic to contemporary.

Best of Show: Gregory Dye

Best Mastery of Media & Technique: Michael Rieger

Best Creative Interpretation: Lauri Dunn

First Runner Up: Julie Leidel

Meininger Award: Ana Maria Botero

Best Booth Presentation:

  • Jeff Russel | printmaking | booth 166
  • Joe Scott | printmaking | booth 167
  • Julie Scott | mixed media | booth 167

SAM 2018 award winners were be part of a special gallery exhibit at The Curtis Center for the Arts.

  • Exhibition Dates: November 5 – December 29, 2018
  • Opening Reception: Saturday, Nov 10 | 6-8pm
  • Location: Curtis Center for the Arts, 2349 East Orchard Road, Greenwood Village

OUR MISSION: The Art Students League of Denver provides an inclusive art community where professional artists guide individuals of all abilities to reach their highest potential. For more information,