Intersect Aspen Returns with Third Edition

Intersect Aspen: A Celebration of Art and Community in the Heart of the Rockies

Aspen’s only fine art and design fair, Intersect Aspen, is scheduled to return to the Aspen Ice Garden from August 1-4, 2023, marking the third annual edition. Presented by Intersect Art and Design, this event unites a selection of modern and contemporary galleries from around the globe in one of America’s most picturesque mountain landscapes.

This year, Intersect Aspen will showcase the work of 31 galleries from 27 cities worldwide. The fair will feature a diverse range of art and design, including pieces like ‘Texas Desert Interior with Noguchi Lantern’ (2023) by JJ Manford, which blends oil stick, oil pastel, and Flashe on burlap over canvas.

Fair Schedule

The fair will kick off with a preview for VIP attendees on August 1 from 10 am to 12 pm. The general public can begin visiting from 12 pm onwards, with varying daily hours until August 4. There will also be a special evening event, “Late Night at the Fair,” on August 3. The closing event, a brunch for VIP guests, is scheduled for August 4, from 10 am to 12 pm.

According to Becca Hoffman, Managing Director of Intersect Art and Design, this year’s fair will host more than 10 new galleries, along with 20 returning exhibitors.


Intersect Aspen 2022


Cultural Events

Beyond the art and design showcase, CEO of Intersect Art and Design, Tim von Gal, emphasized the fair’s robust calendar of events. These events are organized in conjunction with local cultural non-profits such as Anderson Ranch Arts Center, the Red Brick Art Center for the Arts, and Aspen Film.

Among these events is the third installment of the popular VIP “Collectors at Home” series, an afternoon tea at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, a VIP tour of the Resnick Center for Herbert Bayer Studies, a film screening with Aspen Film and The Artist Profile Archive, and a “Midsummer Celebration” at the Red Brick Center for the Arts.

Additionally, there will be a panel discussion with respected art world insider Josh Baer, artist-led happy hours, and onsite ice cream and coffee.

For more details about Intersect Aspen and to stay updated, you can visit intersectaspen.com and also follow them on Instagram @IntersectArtandDesign.

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