Tips for Buying Art for Downtown Denver Lofts and Condos

Art work that hangs on the walls of different downtown Denver lofts and condos isn’t usually included in the sale unless specially negotiated by your Realtor. However, it can give you a visual idea of where you could place different sculptures and hang art in your newly purchased Denver loft or condo. Denver is home to more than 100 art galleries. One of the first things new home owners buy is a painting to anchor a space in a large living area. Many home owners say their walls feel naked without the warmth and creative energy that an original piece of art brings to their hip downtown lofts and condos. On the first Friday of every month, you can visit the various art districts throughout Denver to buy pieces of art. Ask your Downtown Denver Realtor to help you find a home that includes little art niches and architectural features conducive to displaying art.

  • River North Art District

The River North Art District or RiNo for short is a hot spot for furniture makers and artists. Every first Friday of the month from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., you can peruse for original art and photography. The second Saturday of the month, more than 50 art studios have art for sale in RiNo.

  • Golden Triangle Museum District

With more than 50 fine art studios and art galleries, the Golden Triangle Museum District is a great place to shop for art for a new home. Complimentary First Friday Art tours take place from 5 to 9 p.m. You can also visit the Denver Art museum as well as the Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art for inspiration and ideas.

  • Art District on Santa Fe

The First Friday Arts walk takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. the first Friday of the month at the Art District on Santa Fe. You can visit more than 100 artist studios and art galleries as well as other shops that sell décor items. The best way to get there is to take a shuttle coach from 10th Avenue and Osage street.

Much of the art for sale in Denver is by local artists. Other hot spots that are smaller include the Tennyson Street Cultural District, the Navajo Street Art District and South Pearl Street. At Downtown Denver Realty, we help our clients find Downtown lofts and condos with architectural style and depth. Ask us about lofts that are perfect for displaying modern, surrealistic and urban art and sculptures.