Aspen Art Museum | Aspen, CO
The Aspen Art Museum is a non-collecting museum, located in Aspen, Colorado, devoted to the promotion of international contemporary art.
The museum and its site
The museum, founded in 1979, is housed since 2014 in an iconic 33,000 square-foot building, designed by the Japanese architect Shigeru Ban, surrounded by the magnificent landscape of the Rocky mountains.
What to see at the Aspen Art Museum
The Aspen Art Museum organizes remarkable temporary exhibitions, featuring the work by the most innovative contemporary artists, as well as workshops and educational programs for kids and adults, creative activities for families, happenings, talks and film screenings.
Services to the public
The museum building, fully accessible to people with disabilities, includes exhibition galleries, educational spaces, a rooftop sculpture garden, a panoramic terrace, a cafeteria and a shop.
Review by Riccardo Bianchini, Inexhibit
Photos © Michael Moran/OTTO; courtesy of Aspen Art Museum
The Aspen Art Museum opened on Summer 2014 its new home, designed by Japanese architect Shigeru Ban