Adventures in art don’t stop because the weather has changed. The opportunity to explore several artistic senses begins tonight! Whether you want to explore theater in the form of a rock opera with “The Portal” or set yourself on a path of other visual discoveries that are tastefully stunning…. Get “Out & About” for this Friday Experience.

Tonight, Friday, October 23, 2015

"Bill Stockman" - by Sharon Bond Brown - Mai Wyn Fine Art

“Bill Stockman” – by Sharon Bond Brown – Mai Wyn Fine Art

Mai Wyn Fine Art hosts “Creators” by Sharon Bond Brown, a “portrait series presenting the many faces that make up Denver’s vast and dynamic art community.” Opening Reception Friday, October 23 from 6p.m. – 9p.m. at Mai Wyn Fine Art located 744 Santa Fe Drive, Denver. Bond began this portrait series in 2009 documenting area artists and other creative beings. Denver. Show runs October 23 – November 28, 2015. Please visit for more information.

"Awakening" by Julia Klimova - Mirada Fine Art

“Awakening” by Julia Klimova – Mirada Fine Art

Our next adventure takes us on a short drive to Indian Hills up to Mirada Fine Art where they are showcasing the work of acclaimed Russian artist Julia Klimova with her lastest work “New Realities”. This is a stunning exhibit described as “timelessly classic yet undeniably contemporary” that includes figurative art, still life’s and a collection of landscapes. “Light and airy landscapes vie for attention with female figures which somehow portray equal parts soft vulnerability and beguiling sensuality.” Opening Reception, Friday, October 23 from 6p.m. – 9p.m. Exhibit runs through November 15, 2015. Mirada Fine Art, 5490 Parmalee Gulch Road, Indian Hills, 80424. Parmalee Gulch Road is just off Hwy 285, just 5 miles west of C-470. Visit for more information.

Saturday, October 24, 2015
2015-09-10-1441921999-9713479-Portal_Watermark_007-thumbThe Glitter Dome located in the RiNo District hosts “The Portal” an exciting, multimedia rock opera that is “immersive, performed live, that takes its audience on a journey of transformation and empowerment.  Through deeply experiencing this immersive and sensory story, the audience is invited onto their own journey, in which they are encouraged to transform their consciousness, overcome  their frustration and fears and emerge from the show feeling transformed and empowered.  If they so choose, the audience is also encouraged to interact with the show through dancing, chanting and costuming.  The Portal strives for collective journey, not just passive entertainment.” Glitter Dome, 3600 Wynkoop Street, Denver, 80216. The Glitter Dome is also the same location for the Denver Roller Derby. Please note that his show contains brief artistic nudity and “approximately 11 seconds of sexual situations and partial nudity” and may not be appropriate for younger audiences. Show continues Thursday, October 29 and Friday, October 30. Please visit for ticket information.

No time like the present to be a tourist in your own city. Get Out & About and enjoy the diversity that Denver and our arts districts have to offer you artistically.  Enjoy the Friday Experience!