PINK PALACE: An Homage to Casa Bonita
February 23 - March 11, 2018
- Opening Reception: Friday, February 23rd from 6-10pm
- Juror: Andrew Novick
In honor of our new neighbor, Next Gallery is pleased to present PINK PALACE - an homage to Casa Bonita. This show, juried by Casa Bonita Aficionado, Andrew Novick, features art inspired by this legendary establishment. Think: cliff divers, puppets, gorillas, caves, towers, clowns, and more. The opening fiesta will be a celebration of Casa Bonita history, food, music and art. The evening will include an awards presentation for the winning artists.
About the Juror: Andrew Novick
Andrew Novick is a Denver Native who has been going to Casa Bonita for all of his life -- over 280 times! He was featured on an episode of World’s Weirdest Restaurants at Casa Bonita, wore the Chiquita Gorilla suit in a SPELLS music video and hosted an episode of Street Level on PBS channel CPT12 about Colfax and Casa Bonita. Andrew also worked with the MCA’s Teen Failure Lab to set the record of World’s Largest Sopapilla Sculpture which, of course, was a scale model of Casa Bonita!
Next Gallery is an exciting Denver co-op that accepts new members on a monthly basis. This co-op is driven and operated by all the artist members. We are all strong and committed artists that continually push all the artists in this co-op to move in new directions and participate as a cohesive group at all times.
6851 W. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80214
Fri: 5-10pm; Sat/Sun 12-5pm