Colorado Photographic Arts Center


Dedicated to the art of photography since 1963, CPAC offers year-round exhibitions by established artists, classes and workshops, and frequent public events. Named “Best Place to See Photographs (And Learn How to Take Them)” by Denver Westword in 2017, CPAC’s gallery is free to the public and conveniently located near museums, shops and restaurants.


  • Event Space:
  • Hours: Tues-Fri: 11am-5pm, Sat: 12pm-4pm
  • Total Capacity (if applicable): 145

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Total Sq. Ft. 1147
  • Reception Capacity 145
  • Space Notes Event Contact: Trina Campbell, (303) 837-1341, Allows full buyouts.
  • Type of Venue Gallery/Museum
  • Type of Event Reception, Banquet, Meeting Classroom
  • Banquet Capacity 96
  • Number of Rooms 1
  • Classroom Capacity 45
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1147
  • Classroom Capacity: 45
  • Banquet Capacity: 96
  • Reception Capacity: 145


Nov 25, 2020

The Fence
Oct 12, 2020 - Nov 30, 2020

THE FENCE is a juried, traveling outdoor photography exhibit of outstanding images by 40 photographers from around the world. The exhibit is on a tour of eleven U.S. cities, and will be on view in Denver October 12 - November 30, 2020. The...

Nov 25, 2020

Emerging Vision: Biennial Student Show
Nov 27, 2020 - Jan 2, 2021

On view from November 27, 2020 - January 2, 2021 at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center is Emerging Vision, a juried photography exhibit of outstanding images by 25 photography students from different universities located throughout the...

Nov 25, 2020

  • Image Nov 25, 2020
  • Image From: 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
  • Image Free for CPAC Members; $10 for non-members

We invite you to join us for December’s PhotoVox with speaker Dr. Rebecca A. Senf as she discusses her new book, Making a Photographer: The Early Work of Ansel Adams. Gain access to an unprecedented and eye-opening examination of the early...

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