kinder padon gallery

The Kinder Padon Gallery (KPG) proudly displays work by artists of all degrees of experience with a focus on talent and variety. Our shows include immersive installations, work by nationally renowned artists, artists in residence, student work, and educational exhibitions.


The KPG serves our community as an innovative and inclusive space where enriching and captivating exhibits create opportunities for artists, present new experiences, broaden the scope of the visual arts, and excite collectors and patrons. The KPG is committed to supporting the development and diversity of our creative network, and emphasizes the value and importance of art in a rural setting.

open monday - Friday | 10am - 4pm

the kpg is grateful for the gracious support of the summer/fall host committee
who make our programming and mission possible:

Anne Kinder
Susan and Mike Padon
Adele Broughton
Andy and Julie McNeill
Becky Frey
Bill and Lenni Burke

Denise and Todd Liebl
Jay Jones and Terry Wayne Jones
Kevin and Lotte Roache
Leigh and Stephens Mundy
Mickie and Jeff Bragalone
Rosalind Cook

Tony Barnard and Rick Barnhart

Current + upcoming shows

Make a private curatorial appointment or send questions / inquiries to our Gallery Coordinator, Amanda Whiteford, by filling out the form below:
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Past shows

Women Behaving Badly by Adri Norris

Western Heritage Group Show

Forces of Nature by Lynn Rushton Reed

Path to Eminence by Meghan Wilbar + Memoric Displacement by Alexandra Forsythe

Just Add Water by Karen Hill

Flourish Curated by Alicia Bailey

Crested Butte Community School AP Art Showcase

Western Colorado University Showcase

Repeat Until Dead by Jessica Marie Leak

Nature's Moments by Connor Scalbom

John Bukaty Pop-Up Gallery

Creating with Chaos by Charles Baughman

Outliers by Teri Havens

Fire by Debby Flug

Golden: Interpretations of Fall

Eye 2 Eye by Christi Meril + Scott Meril

Things Seen and Understood by Denise Liebl & Arthur Turner

Here and There, Then and Now by Anne Kinder

Curtis Speer + Brandon Reese