Jazz Art Walk: Kick Off Your Festival with 5 Art Galleries and 5 Bands

Thursday, August 2 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm in downtown Telluride

Kick off the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival in style with the opening Jazz Art Walk! The Jazz Art Walk will take place from Thursday, August 2, from 5:00 - 8:00 PM in the heart of historic downtown Telluride. Held in collaboration with the Telluride Arts District’s "First Thursdays Art Walk", the event will feature over 20 exhibits highlighted by five official Jazz Art Walk galleries.

The official Telluride Jazz Festival Art Walk galleries will host fine art and live jazz bands setting a classy ambiance. All galleries are located within walking distance of each other making for a truly vibrant Main Street atmosphere, the perfect way to set the mood for a weekend world-class music, mountains and great memories. The Jazz Art Walk is free and open to the public.

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Official Telluride Jazz Festival Art Walk Galleries

Telluride Arts Building - Telluride Arts mission is to elevate and promote a culture of the arts in the Telluride Arts District, comprised by numerous institutions, artists, and events, which engage artists from around the region and across the globe.

Band: The Abstract Quartet | Address: 135 West Pacific

Elinoff Gallery - The Elinoff Gallery carries some of the finest lines of designer jewelry, both diamond and colored gemstones. Their museum quality art collection includes works from some of the most celebrated names in the history of art. From Monet to Pissarro to Warhol our fine art collection covers Impressionist works c.1860 - 1880 through the the Pop art period of the 50s' and 60's. We have hundreds of lithographs, drawings, etchings, etc. that will dazzle serious collectors.

Band: The McCarthy Trio | Address: 204 West Colorado Ave

Baked in Telluride - Baked in Telluride will feature local artists Daniel Kanow, Carol Lee, Marie Goodwin, Randye Mandel, Kate Kurtz, and Leslie Crane who will be sharing their "Ah Haa" inspired paintings.  These fresh, colorful, reflections from talented locals will inspire and impress all.

Band: Crescent Quartet | Address: 127 S Fir St

Telluride Gallery of Fine Art - Celebrating 31 years, Telluride Gallery of Fine Art sustains an engaging balance of artists and their works, from installation and sculpture, to painting, photography and the very finest in studio jewelry.

Band: Soundhouse Quartet | Address: 130 East Colorado Avenue

MiXX Projects and Atelier - MiXX Projects and Atelier is an art gallery, lifestyle boutique, and collaborative space featuring emerging creativity, artisan home products, and inventive jewelry. Mixx is a space that shows art like a gallery, is a gathering place for happenings, and presents a collection of inspired and functional art.

Band: The Speakeasy Jazz Quartet | Address: 307 E. Colorado Ave

The Jazz Art Walk is a great way to kick-off the Telluride Jazz Festival! This event is non-ticketed and free. 3-Day Festival, Patron, VIP, 'All That Jazz', Jazz After Dark, Camping and Single-Day Passes are still on sale! Click here to learn more!