40 West Arts, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is all about the arts—arts of all kind—and the energy and inspiration of creativity. 40 West Arts is an arts district with a dozen galleries (and growing), multiple performing arts venues, more than 20 public art installations, and a variety of restaurants, cafés, diners, and pubs. 40 West Arts also operates a gallery that serves as a creative hub for its 100+ artist members and a gathering place for the community.
40 West Arts is focused on delivering direct, positive impact to help catalyze the resurgence of the West Colfax Corridor—the historic heart of Lakewood—through arts & culture and the energy of creative enterprises. (Read more at About.)
May/June - Landscapes/Nature (during INSPIRE!)
July/Aug - Art of the Wheel
Oct/Nov - Farm to Table
Nov/Dec - Black & White (all mediums) + Metal
Gallery Hours: (during exhibitions) Tuesday – Saturday from 1-4pm, plus bonus hours during opening receptions. NOTE: No Saturday hours during weekends without an exhibition.
"What an inspiration to the
community! The 40 West Arts team has created a renewed energy for this
historic sector of our community. I look forward to our continued
collaboration—and to see how much more 40 West Arts can accomplish."
—Lakewood Mayor Bob Murphy
"I opened my gallery here to be a
part of the 40 West Arts community. I couldn’t be happier with the
progress and the people moving 40 West forward."
—Judy Cybuch, 40W Member & Owner of The Everything Gallery