Vail Valley Art Guild opens new gallery at Chapel Square in Avon
AVON — The Vail Valley Art Guild will celebrate the opening of its new Art of the Valley Gallery this Thanksgiving weekend. The gallery is located at 240 Chapel Square, Unit 119, in Avon.
The guild describes itself as “a group of unassuming local artists who fuse imagination, truth and creativity in explosive new ways,” adding that this is not just another art gallery but a new iteration of art culture in the area.
ABOUT THE ART GUILD
The Vail Valley Art Guild is a nonprofit organization created in 2013 to promote the visual arts in the Vail Valley. All of the artists live, work and create in our community and staff the gallery on a voluntary basis.
The guild’s shows allow art enthusiasts to experience the collaborative efforts of artists working in the mediums of oil, acrylic, water colors, photography, mixed media, charcoal, pen, ink, ceramics and even paper sculptures.
Gallery hours are 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily, and art is available for purchase. To learn more about the Art of the Valley Gallery or the Vail Valley Art Guild, visit http://www.vailvalleyartguild.com.
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