Artopia

Discover ten stars of Westword's Artopia 2013

Now in its 18th year, Artopia is a signature event showcasing a wide array of Denver's music, art, performance, food and more. At several venues along Broadway this Saturday, February 23, from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m., dozens of the city's cultural components will come together as they share their creative energy and recognize Westword's 2013's MasterMinds in a grand celebratory ceremony.

To help prepare you, here's a round-up of just some of Artopia 2013's stars: From slam poets and painters to DJs and performance artists, we've got it all. (For the full schedule including performance times, visit our official Artopia page.)

See also: - 100 Colorado Creatives: Artist and Westword Artopia star Eric Matelski - 100 Colorado Creatives: Sculptor and Westword Artopia participant Jeff Erwine - 100 Colorado Creatives: Artist and Westword Artopia participant Kym Bloom

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Bree Davies is a multimedia journalist, artist advocate and community organizer born and raised in Denver. Rooted in the world of Do-It-Yourself arts and music, Davies co-founded Titwrench experimental music festival, is host of the local music and comedy show Sounds on 29th on CPT12 Colorado Public Television and is creator and host of the civic and social issue-focused podcast, Hello? Denver? Are You Still There? Her work is centered on a passionate advocacy for all ages, accessible, inclusive, non-commercial and autonomous DIY art spaces and music venues in Denver.
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