Understudy is a 700 square foot arts and culture incubator space dedicated to creative exploration. Understudy provides a free, central, and innovative platform to artists and creative groups for experimentation.Located in the Colorado Convention Center (CCC) at 890 C 14th St., Understudy is operated, curated, and funded by the Denver Theatre District.

Current Installation

Ground Cover
Can Nature Be Simulated?
April 1 - 30, 2023
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Only At Understudy

This exhibition is site-specific and will only be available to experience at Understudy from April 1st through April 30th.

Public hours:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday - Closed
Thursday - 12p - 6p
Friday - 12p - 6p
Saturday - 12p - 6p
Sunday  - 12p - 6p

If you are interested in setting up a private visit by appointment, please contact info@understudydenver.com

Opening Celebration:
Saturday, April 1st, 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Current And Upcoming Installations

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Ground Cover
April 1 - 30, 2023
Alex Branch
Can Nature Be Simulated?
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Past Installations

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Echoes of Nowhere
March 3 - 26, 2023
Dissect the feeling of not fitting in where you are supposed to feel at home.
http://www.thnhdnh.comView installation
Dancing in the Diaspora
Feb 3 - Feb 26, 2023
Autumn T. Thomas
Connecting with her ancestral lineage, Autumn T. Thomas is able to open previously unexplored subconscious pathways leading to a deeper inspiration and understanding of her practice.
https://atthomas.com/View installation
The Drying West
Jan 6 - Jan 29, 2023
Alejandra Abad
What will we do when all the water dries up?
https://alejandraabad.com/View installation
December 8, 2021 - January 30, 2022
During the pandemic we created a claw machine that dispensed original works of art. That concept proved to be so well received, we decided to make an ENTIRE ARCADE that is designed by artists. Everything from the machines to the prizes have been reimagined by an artist, and we worked with over 100 artists to make this project come to life.
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Dreams Life and Times Immersive Album Experience
December 2 - 31, 2022
Molina Speaks
In the distant future a being has discovered a curious ancient relic from the past. What strange and interesting creatures created this collection of sounds? And where have they gone?
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