Colorado Photographic Arts Center Response to Covid-19


The Colorado Photographic Arts Center is open the public. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of our staff and visitors, CPAC has implemented policies in accordance with guidance from the Colorado Department of Public Health. CDC guidelines have been changing frequently, we continue to monitor the situation.

For Your Safety and Ours:   

> Masks are optional for visitors, employees, interns, and volunteers when inside the building. All staff are vaccinated.

Cleaning and sanitization:

> Hand sanitizer will be available at the door and located throughout the gallery.

> Gallery will be sanitized monthly by a professional cleaning service.

Policies for staff, interns, and volunteers:

> Staff who are sick or live with someone who is sick will be required to stay home and self-quarantine for a minimum of 10 days until symptom free or test negative.

CPAC Programs and Services:

> Exhibitions: The gallery will be open during regular business hours. No timed-entry or reservations are required at this time. Masks are optional inside the gallery.

> Classes and Workshops: Classes will continue to be held online and in-person. If you are taking an in-person class please reference emails from CPAC Education & Programs Manager. Mask wearing will be determined by the instructor. After taking an in-person class, if you test positive for COVID-19 within 10 days of being inside our building, you agree to inform CPAC staff so contact tracing may begin as soon as possible.

> Artist Resources: CPAC’s onsite darkroom and digital lab will be open during regular business hours.

> Events: Some events will continue to have an online component. Masks are optional at larger events within the gallery.

While we are taking extra precautions to maintain a clean environment, an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By visiting the gallery you acknowledge that you’ve read our guidelines and you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

For the most up-to-date information, please visit our website regularly, sign up for CPAC’s newsletter and follow us on Facebook and Instagram. Please contact us with any questions at