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Best New DIY Venue — Boulder Denver 2012 - Chrysalis

Chrysalis

2127 16th St.

Boulder, CO 80302

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Though these days Boulder is mostly high-tech ventures and other moneyed interests mixed in with the university, remnants of the best part of its hippie past remain in place. Chrysalis Co-op is as its name implies: a communal living space where people not only live together, but grow food and share ideas and creative ventures. The co-op has also reached out to the community well beyond Boulder to host events, including avant-garde musical performances and poetry readings. By sharing food with everyone involved in the performances as well as the building's inhabitants, the good people of Chrysalis provide a unique and intimate experience, the spirit of which infuses every happening hosted. While not as active as a more traditional DIY venue, this place has been an oasis of underground art in Boulder.

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Volcanofart
Volcanofart

i only read this blog for ox's comments

Ox
Ox

Too bad they evicted the only guy interested in organizing shows!

lawssusan2127
lawssusan2127

FALSE. I organized shows and was not evicted. :)

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