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This is a weekend to remember when it comes to the convergence of big ideas, Month of Photography 2021 and exhibitions you’ll be talking about for a while. Here’s where the action is: It really doesn’t get any better than this.

Theresa Anderson, “Women’s Mouths From Magazines,” 2021, hand-cut collage, at Alto Gallery.

Theresa Anderson, “Women’s Mouths From Magazines,” 2021, hand-cut collage, at Alto Gallery.

Theresa Anderson, Denver Collage Club

Denver Collage Club and the Unperson Project, Thought Objects: Being, Essence and Notion
Alto Gallery, 4345 West 41st Street
Through March 27

Members of the local Denver Collage Club and the Unperson Project of Mexico City continue on the themes of their partner shows at RedLine examining modern disconnect and cancel culture at Alto with a second feast for the eyes.

Melissa Furness and Rian Kerrane, “Port of Gilded Proclivities,” 2020, oil painting on canvas, cast and fabricated metal, video.

Melissa Furness and Rian Kerrane, “Port of Gilded Proclivities,” 2020,

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First Friday is here, and so is Month of Photography 2021. There are member exhibitions at co-ops, pop-ups and gallery experiments. And In case you’ve missed it, the long-running show Robert Rauschenberg: Reflections and Ruminations is set to close on March 20.

Here’s what’s happening in and around Denver this weekend:

Kevin O’Connell: New Photographs From the Fog Journal
Through March 27
Bi-Weekly Video Series: Robischon Gallery Artists in Review
Through March 31
Robischon Gallery, 1740 Wazee Street

At Robischon Gallery, they’re trying something different for MOP 2021: Although photographer Kevin McConnell’s spooky and timeless Fog Journal series has been up in the gallery for more than a month, Robischon is also greeting MOP in its official month of March with a bi-weekly series of virtual programming

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A new art walk, an homage to Casa Bonita, lots of photography and some big nods to underrepresented artists are just a few of this week’s gallery viewing adventures. What will you fancy?

Art Attack: Eight New Art Shows and Events in Denver

Courtesy of the Five Points Atlas

Welton Street Art Walk
Welton Street Plaza, 2736 Welton Street
Wednesday, February 17, 4 to 8 p.m.

The folks behind the Five Points Atlas aim to help restore the Five Points business district on Welton Street back to its former glory by showcasing stories about Black businesses and entrepreneurs who are overlooked by the mainstream press. Now they want the public to come on down and see what’s going on by instigating the Welton Street Art Walk, a monthly event on third Wednesdays that kicks off on February 17. Expect live

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With Month of Photography just weeks away, photographers Tony Eitzel, Scott Wilson, Kevin Schwalbe and Westword contributor Evan Semón have opened Gallery 6, a 1,000-square-foot art space at 2434 East Sixth Avenue. There they plan to showcase the best photography around town, creating a go-to venue for photographers and art lovers.

While many galleries focus on selling to upscale customers, Gallery 6 wants to offer photographic prints for customers with various-sized budgets. Works will include cityscapes, landscapes, portraiture, travel photography and wildlife, from up-and-coming and established photographers alike.

Westword caught up with Wilson to find out more about the new spot and how it fits into the city’s photography landscape.

Westword: How did the four of you come together to form Gallery 6?

Scott Wilson: There are a number of

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