Art Exhibitions

The Naropa University Galleries offer an experience of the arts in a contemplative environment committed to the human experience of visual, perceptual and energetic transmissions through art.

sue hammond west exhibit form and formlessnessCURRENT EXHIBITIONS

  • Field/Ground by Sandy & Terry Lane & Jennifer Pettus -         October 19 - December 14, 2018 - The Cube Gallery

  • 100 Paintings for 100 Years by Trine Bumiller                             October 19-December 14, 2018 - Nalanda Gallery

  • Nexus by Mark Brasuell                                                                    November 5-December 16, 2018Paramita Gallery
  • Strong Women in Bloom: Septhen Parlato   
    September 7 - December 16, 2018- The Lincoln Gallery


The Cube Gallery & The Nalanda Gallery

Creativity in Action

by Kongtrul Jigme Namgyel

January 18- March 15, 2019
Opening Reception - January 18 from 6:00-8:00 pm


Paramita Gallery - TBA




Deeply linked with Naropa University’s mission, the visual arts galleries nurture and cultivate contemplative insight to reflect the interplay of discipline and delight. We are home to five art galleries throughout the campuses that present contemporary and traditional media by students and faculty, regional, national and international artists. In addition, each spring and fall semester the Naropa University Galleries feature artwork by graduating seniors from the Visual Arts and Art Therapy programs.

Nalanda Campus - 6287 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder, CO 80301

  • The Cube Gallery: An intimate (25’x 25’x 23’) new gallery showing contemporary local, national and international artists. Gallery Hours: Monday–Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • The Nalanda Gallery: Exhibits professional guest artists and Senior Graduation BA exhibition. Gallery Hours: Monday–Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m
  • The Lounge Gallery: A new community space operated by Visual Arts students with mentoring by the gallery manager to create experiential exhibits while learning curatorial, design and installation skills. Gallery Hours: Monday–Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Arapahoe Campus – 2130 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder, CO 80301

The Lincoln Gallery: Displays Local and Regional professional artists. Plans are in process to create a permanent exhibit: The History of Naropa through photographs, articles and memorabilia from the archives. Gallery Hours: Monday–Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Paramita Campus - 3285 30th Street, Boulder, CO 80301

The Paramita Gallery: Presents works in all media by Regional & Local professonal artists; Naropa University Faculty and MA Art Therapy students.  Gallery HoursMonday–Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


The School of the Arts is committed to engaging a diverse audience and community building, including:

  • Undergraduate and graduate students
  • The Naropa University alumni community
  • Across campuses in the Naropa University community
  • The Boulder and Denver university community
  • The Boulder, Foothills, and Denver metro area community
  • National and International visitors