40 West Arts Displays at the Denver International Airport

40 West Arts District had the chance to exhibit alongside others for DEN Arts Program exhibit Colfax Avenue: The Longest Continuous Street in the USA. The exhibit and displays are all on view at Ansbacher Hall in the Jeppesen Terminal at the Denver International Airport, through June, 2019. If you are passing through the DEN, make sure to check these out!


The newest exhibition at Denver International Airport (DEN) presents a piece of Colorado history worth bragging about – Colfax Avenue.

The Colfax Avenue: The Longest Continuous Street in the USA exhibit will be on display through June 2019. It is located on Ansbacher Hall in the Jeppesen Terminal, Level 6 North, before A Bridge Security. Historical and modern artifacts in the exhibit tell just a portion of the Colfax Avenue story. If only the featured neon signs, murals, old road signs and photographs could talk.

A cruise through the Colfax Avenue: The Longest Continuous Street in the USAexhibit highlights those who share its history and its long-standing grit and reputation as one of the most notorious roadways in America. The exhibit also gives accolades to those who have worked to preserve its history.


Participating Exhibitors

40 West Arts District; Aurora Cultural Arts District; Bluebird BID; Colfax Ave BID; Colfax Marathon; Colfax Mayfair BID; The Colfax Museum, Colorado State Capitol; Denver Film Society; East High School; Historic Denver; Save the Signs; West Colfax BID.

About DEN’s Arts Program

The DEN Arts Program administers the City and County of Denver’s “one percent for art” ordinance which enhances public places and features nearly 40 site-specific works including sculptures, murals and other installations. The pieces are displayed in outdoor landscapes, inside Jeppesen Terminal and on airport concourses, as well as in the train tunnels and on the train itself. In addition to its permanent art collection, DEN curates temporary exhibitions, collaborating with museums, cultural institutions and arts organizations to present the highest quality two- and three-dimensional work. For more information, visit www.flydenver.com/art.

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