Crested Butte Art & Photography Galleries

A great way to spend some time here is by viewing Crested Butte art & photo collections created by the valley’s talented locals. Seeing these amazing photos and paintings can elevate your relaxation to another level. Much of what is showcased here is also for sale, allowing you to take home a beautiful reminder of your trip.

Love art and Crested Butte? Make sure to book your trip during the 45th Annual Crested Butte Arts Festival, August 4-6th. Art booths span the entire length of Elk Avenue for a weekend of fine art, jewelry, entertainment, cuisine, demonstrations and children’s activities.

Featured Event

45th Annual Crested Butte Arts Festival

(970) 349-1184
August 4th – 6th


Now in its 45th year, the Crested Butte Arts Festival features incredible art, cuisine, exciting entertainment, artist demonstrations, children’s activities and an art auction. This is one of the best arts festivals in the nation, and an event you won’t want to miss. Elk Avenue is shut down, and artists booths line the street.

J.C. Leacock’s Photography Gallery

429 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 901-0087
   Closed for off-season

J.C. is a notable local photographer with themes of The American West, landscapes, cowboys, and lifestyles.

Red Line Gallery

429 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 251-5110
   10am – 6pm

Eclectic mix of pottery, jewelry, photography, and mixed media.

Artisan Rug Gallery

311 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-0116
   10am – 8pm

Unique new and antique hand-woven rugs from southern Iran to Tibet.

Oh-Be-Joyful Gallery

409 3rd St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5936
   10am – 9pm

This gallery off of 3rd Street focuses on original landscape paintings.

Paragon Gallery

132 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-6484
   11am – 7pm

Cooperative made up of 14 local artists dedicated to the CB community.

Rijks Family Gallery

310 2nd St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5289
   10am – 5:30pm

Family owned and operated business with an eclectic collection.

Alpenglow Gallery

Lodge at Mountaineer Square, Mt CB
(970) 349-4000

Featuring local artists in mediums including photography, paint, sculpture, and ceramics.