Thursday July 31, 5-9pm
VIP Pass holders
ArtAspen’s Opening Night Preview featuresAspen Peak’s ‘Sneak Peak’ + 10th Anniversary. The evening provides a ‘Sneak Peak’ for arts patrons to acquire before the fair opens to the public on Fri. Aug. 1. ArtAspen 2014 will partner with Aspen Peak Magazine to salute the publication’s 10th anniversary. For this memorable celebration, the Magazine presents ArtSki @ ArtAspen, an innovative fundraiser unique to Aspen. Eight functional helmets, donated by OBSE Ski Helmets, will be hand-painted and auctioned at the fair. Proceeds benefit the Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club.
Who are the artists?
Prominent faculty members of the Aspen Valley Ski Club, former and current members of the USA National Ski Team, celebrities and international artists will design ski helmets, turning them into functional pieces of art, which and can be proudly worn while skiing an Aspen Mountain or displayed as a sculpture.
About Aspen Peak
For a decade, this glamorous luxury lifestyle publication chronicles the residents, tastemakers and visitors of the chic alpine region.
About the Aspen Ski and Snowboard Club
Founded in 1937, is the valley’s oldest and largest youth non-profit, with 3,500 family members. AVSC has taught generations of local children the very sports that revitalized the region. Stressing commitment, teamwork and integrity, with a rigorous training program, the club serves as a virtual feeder of prospective athletes for the US Ski Team.