Events

Opening Doors and Getting Drenched in Art

Opening Doors and Getting Drenched in Art

Madelife is a mutable space. From one day to the next, furniture gets moved around, meetings happen, creative projects get worked on, events happen, and you just never know what might pop up throughout the day. People are always passing through and the vibe waxes and wanes with the influx of employees, students, and passersby. One treat we love about our space and our work is the accessibility. You just never know who might walk in the door at any…

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20 Questions w/ Daniel Stolberg

In anticipation of his group show at Madelife, we visited Daniel Stolberg‘s Studio to check out his recent work and ask him a few questions! Don’t miss the opening reception of the Natural Feels Gallery Show, this Saturday at Madelife!   Describe yourself and your work:  Painting is a source of positive energy in my life. I let my mood and attitude guide my color and pattern choices. In my latest series WINDOWS, I use iconic imagery to contrast abstract…

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Caffeinated Mornings | Re-Defining Failure

    Caffeinated Mornings is this Friday! REDEFINING FAILURE: If your job is tied to creating anything, you’ve more than likely failed. In creative circles the “F word” is talked about a lot, but what does it really mean? Heck, the mere mention of the word is often taken as a be-all, end-all, bad thing. But maybe “failure” deserves a re-definition or at least some clarity on what the word can or should mean to anyone who creates. For some,…

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This Holiday Give Creativity, Memories and Skills – No Shipping Required

This Holiday Give Creativity, Memories and Skills – No Shipping Required

The holidays are basically HERE. We’re never as prepared as we’d like and there’s always last minute giving to be done. Our motto is “Experiences Over Things” – this year give your loved ones (or yourself) the gift of future memories. If you still haven’t found the right something for your loved ones, there is nothing better than an experience that introduces a new (or loved) skill and supports the local community. And you’re just in time, because no shipping…

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Caffeinated Mornings w/Lentine Alexis

Most people who make, know that the journey to wherever you’re at, whether in your life, in your career, or whatever it is your working on at the moment, doesn’t always feel as you imagined it would. Join us for an insightful conversation with Chef /athlete Lentine Alexis, as we discuss how we (those who make), stay curious, inspired and aware of how we feel, why we feel and how to trust and recognize the signals that constantly force us…

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Meet artist and master printer Kevin Falco – 20 Questions

As we prepare for the unveiling of our next exhibit here at madelife, we like to take time to introduce our artists and give a window onto their motivations, thoughts, habits and origins. We’re thrilled to be able to highlight the work of Kevin Falco. Our opening with him and SMiLE here at madelife on November 11th is close at hand. Don’t miss the opening party from 7pm to 10pm, with live music by Sun Jr and Ancient Giant, live print-making and…

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20 Questions with SMiLE

We’re busy getting ready for our opening with Boulder’s own SMiLE at madelife on November 11th by getting to know this beloved local street artist better – here is his recent 20-question interview and shots just taken from his studio with a video of work that will be on display and for sale at the show. SMiLE is exhibiting with artist and master printer Kevin Falco who we will feature next week, with his own interview and studio visit. Don’t…

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Vision in Process: SMiLE / Falco Show November 11 – January 12

Vision in Process: SMiLE / Falco Show November 11 – January 12

  SMiLE + Kevin Falco, two very different artists with a shared intrinsic focus on the importance, strength and meditative qualities of process, and a skilled attention to detail bordering on the obsessive. Vision in Process highlights these two artists, both currently local to Boulder but international in their scope and breadth of work and practice; one adept on the streets of Paris, Bologna, Mykonos; the other in some of the most exalted contemporary art institutions and ateliers. Biographies and Statements:…

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VIBRANT FEMMES: Art, Opera, and Elixirs in the A.M.

Art, Opera and Elixirs in the morning – Our VIBRANT FEMMES last event is this Saturday, September 16 from 10am to 12 Noon and we’re so psyched to have Opera on Tap and Orbiting Olympia accompany the work by Madeleine Tonzi, Carolann Wachter, Liz Quan and Michelle Miller. We’ll have elixirs from Pure Planets and live screen printing – bring something to print on and show your love for women in the arts and all the femmes who live their…

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Untouched: Contemporary Nature Photography

madelife is pleased to announce our upcoming exhibition of contemporary nature photography, titled “Untouched”. Join us for the opening on Saturday September 21st at 7PM to celebrate the photography of recent madelife Creative Accelerator graduate Dana Doran, whose work will be appearing alongside nature and landscape pieces by D. Scott Clark and Max Seigal. The work of each artist reflects such a strong commitment to cultivating a sense of site and of subject, yet without ever assuming the transparency of…

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Ted Tahquechi Photography Talk

Ted Tahquechi is a legally blind photographer. His black and white photography showcases the shape and texture of the human form in the Bodyscapes style of portraiture. A Bodyscape is a style of artistic, close-up photography where images of the human body convey the impression of Landscapes. his work in this style ranges from abstract to flowing and sensual. While the imagery is of the nude human form, it is not explicit, making this collection suitable for all viewers. madelife…

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