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Powers Art Center

13110 Highway 82, Carbondale, CO 81623-9508
+1 970-963-4445
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Priceless art in Cdale

Its been open 5 years. Melissa is the director and is lovely. She is patient, knowledgeable, and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Colorado70
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Colorado
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If you love contemporary art don’t miss

We visited the Powers Art Center. It is amazing to see the collection of Jasper Johns prints. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve M
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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“jasper johns” (3 reviews)
“andy warhol” (2 reviews)
“display” (2 reviews)
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13110 Highway 82, Carbondale, CO 81623-9508
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its been open 5 years. Melissa is the director and is lovely. She is patient, knowledgeable, and the perfect host. Go see this place. There is a collection of Andy Warhol work there right now. No cell phones or cameras allowed. Stay in the moment...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Powers Art Center. It is amazing to see the collection of Jasper Johns prints. It is a very complete Overview of his work. They also were showing Andy Warhol on the main level. Don’t miss the library and lead reliefs of Johns...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

One of the most beautiful museums ever in an incomparable setting. The architecture is perfect for the art and the setting. I am a big Jasper Johns fan so this is a highlight.

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Our son recommended stopping at the Powers Art Center and it is well worth the visit. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The art is different and what is displayed changes on a regular basis. It was very well organized and easy to get around....More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

No where in America would you see a collection of this quality in Colorado or anywhere else in the US. Awesome space with an incredible view

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Remarkable contemporary architecture. Outstanding collection of Jasper Johns' works on paper. Free admission. Located at Exit 13 on the North side of the highway from Carbondale to Aspen.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is an art center that apparently not too many people know about, which is a shame. It is a beautifully designed building, and a very well organized exhibit of Jasper John's work. Also spend some time outside around the reflecting pool, and take some...More

Thank Jonathan D
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

It's been a few years but I'd totally take the time to pop off the freeway if I were you. Cool architecture and art in a beautiful setting.

Thank Carrie H
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is well worth drive from Aspen - or even further. It is a gorgeous site, a wonderful building, and a collection of Jasper Johns' work that is probably unequaled. The interior is visitor-friendly and the library an excellent resource

Thank Joseph_Tulchin
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is a hidden gem in the Roaring Fork Valley. An art center that focuses on Jasper Johns' extensive works on paper. The exhibit gives a sense of the Powers' notable pop art collection. The views from the art center are amazing!

Thank HappyBobbi
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