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Empowering Creativity and Innovation
Avante Garde, founded by AJ Corrales, is a dynamic platform dedicated to fostering creativity, supporting emerging artists, and dismantling financial barriers in the arts. Our mission is to empower artists to achieve financial stability and creative fulfillment, ensuring that they can pursue their passions without sacrificing basic needs.
Through strategic partnerships, community outreach, and a commitment to making art more accessible, Avante Garde is making a profound impact on Colorado's arts and culture sector. We believe in the transformative power of art and its ability to enrich lives and communities.
Join us in celebrating the artistic spirit, breaking down barriers, and contributing to the vibrant cultural landscape of Colorado. Avante Garde is more than an organization; it's a movement dedicated to empowering artists and creating positive change through the arts.
Avante Garde's mission is to empower and uplift Colorado's arts community by providing local artists with financial support, mentorship, and resources. We envision a thriving and sustainable artistic ecosystem, "For Artists, By Artists," where creativity flourishes, artists thrive, and the community benefits from a rich cultural tapestry.
We help Colorado's emerging artists achieve financial stability and creative fulfillment to overcome the pressing challenges of economic insecurity and mental health pressures.
Through our programming, Avante Garde aims to dismantle financial barriers and foster a thriving artistic ecosystem, enriching Colorado's cultural landscape and contributing to its $14 billion arts and culture sector.