Public Art

Prismatic Shelters by Emmett Culligan Now on Colfax! New Wayfinding Signs Reflect Googie Influence!

Bus Shelters by local artist Emmett Culligan are now installed on West Colfax.   Prismatic, with inflated steel columns inspired by the airstream, are in seven colors of the spectrum reflecting the diversity of the area, and are Colfax’s first artist designed bus shelters.   The shelter project also reflects unprecedented collaboration with RTD, which has agreed …

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Artist Selected for Bus Shelter Project

Adding artist-designed bus shelters to West Colfax Ave is the cornerstone of WCBID’s current mobility enhancement project.  Together with wayfinding signage, these shelters are intended to both create a distinctive identity for the district and improve the transit environment.    We are delighted to preview the preliminary design for the shelters, known as Prismatic by …

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Traveling Route 40 Now Open on West Colfax with Opening Event Friday

Traveling Route 40, the juried exhibit of Colfax photos, is now up in West Colfax at Confluence Ministries (1400 Quitman). Join us this Friday April 5th from 5-7pm for an opening with wine and cheese, and take in not only remarkable photos of Colfax but also plans for St Anthony’s redevelopment and our mobility project.   …

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Current and Upcoming Projects

With limited financial resources but many creatives living and working in West Colfax, the BID has embraced public art as a vital and high-impact means to beautify the corridor. We devoted a substantial portion of our streetscape improvement budget for the design, fabrication and installation of median sculptures now defining the gateways to West Colfax. …

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West Colfax B.I.D.

phone — 303/623-3232
fax— 303/951-3484

4500 W Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80204

 

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