Parker Arts | Art Gallery Exhibits

14th Annual Mile High
National Pastel Exhibition

PACE Center Art Gallery

July 12 – August 27, 2018

  Free Public Opening Reception on July 12 |  6:00 - 8:00 PM

 Marla Baggetta, juror


Thursday, July 12: Maria Baggetta from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 28: Bruce Gomez from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

The 14th Annual Mile High National Pastel Exhibition features 80 premier pastel paintings that were selected from more than 380 entries by judge and renowned pastel painter Marla Baggetta. 

A festive opening reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on July 12 where attendees will be the first to view the winning paintings of the show and have the opportunity to meet some of the artists.

This year two pastel demonstrations will be held in conjunction with the exhibition. At 5 p.m., just prior to the opening reception on July 12, attendees can view a demonstration by master pastelist Baggetta. This is a unique opportunity to see an artist in action and her approach to pastel painting. For more information on Baggetta, visit

Prominent Denver pastel artist Bruce Gomez will conduct a demonstration from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on July 28 at PACE. Gomez has won numerous awards for his paintings and is both talented and entertaining. As an added bonus, attendees of the demo will have the chance to win his painting. For more information on Gomez, visit

The Parker Artists Guild presents


at the Parker Schoolhouse Art Gallery

August 4 - September 15


Colorful Colorado features outstanding examples of photography focused on Colorado. All items on display will available for purchase. 

PAG is a 501(c)3 providing art for nearly two decades. The Guild sponsors numerous events, venues, art shows promoting the visual arts. Visit to learn more about the Parker Artists Guild.