BMoCA

BMoCA

Museum Info
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art

1750 13th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
303.443.2122
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Museum & Store Hours

Tues – Sun:
11am – 5pm

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Admission
  • $5 – adults
  • $4 – seniors
  • $4 – students
  • & educators

Free for members and children under the age of 12.
Free for all on Tuesdays.

Youth Programs

Young Artists At Work


Young Artists at Work is BMoCA’s signature series of workshops for youth ages 5–8 and 9–12.These creative art-making programs are designed to complement the exhibitions. In each workshop, a local guest artist encourages personal expression, material exploration, making friends, and fun.

To view the 2014 summer schedule, please click .

Art Stop On The Go


Art Stop on the Go engages underserved students, who are at-risk of dropping out of school, with curriculum based art education. Youth from the Family Learning Center and the I Have a Dream Foundation receive weekly after school art workshops within their communities and during the summer visit the museum for programming designed for art interaction on the museum site.

Special thanks to the generous sponsors of Art Stop on the Go: Boulder Arts Commission, Citizens of the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District, The Sheila Fortune Foundation, The Kevin Luff Family Fund, NAMTA, Target, US Bank, and Wells Fargo.

ARTlab


In 2011, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art launched ARTLab, an ambitious effort to engage Boulder County’s most at-risk high school students with a fine arts program. The goal was simple: empower youth to build a positive future for themselves using visual arts as a language of self-expression and a tool for building self-esteem. School programs like ARTLab are proven to reduce incarceration and dropout rates amongst youth. BMoCA struck a strong partnership with Justice High School (JHS), a Boulder Valley School District Charter School for students who have been expelled from traditional schools for a number of reasons, including truancy and drug abuse. Located in Lafayette, Colorado, Justice High School holds its students to a high standard for graduation: acceptance into at least three colleges. BMoCA’s ARTLab program fills a gap in arts programming at the school by providing the first regularly offered fine arts curriculum to the students. Prior to ARTLab, Justice High School was unable to offer more than an art workshop here and there. Now, students can earn 3 credit hours each quarter for taking ARTLab, making their college applications more well-rounded and better-received.

Sponsored by The Denver Foundation & Congdon Family Fund, 15 Forever at The Community Foundation, Ready Foods and Marco’s Mexican Foods, 1st Bank, and Wells Fargo.

Art Stop


Art Stop provides free, hands-on art making for families during the Boulder County Farmers’ Market. Held outdoors on the front porch of the museum, creative inter-generational projects are designed to complement exhibitions within the museum, as well as the colors, shapes, and textures of the market. Don’t forget to visit the exhibitions inside the museum. Admission is always free during the market!

Art Stop is offered rain or shine, so look for Art Stop inside the museum during inclement weather.