Antiquity Meets Contemporary in Aspen
An annual affair showcasing antiques, fine art and jewelry
Gems, jewels and unique antiques will abound in Colorado's high country at Rare Aspen. Showcasing carefully curated collections in a modern design world, Rare Aspen offers an elevated shopping experience.
Vock and Vintage, Ouizille et Lemoine c1830.
This July 9 – 14, set in Aspen, the show will feature hand selected products from the most prominent sellers of antique jewelry, art and objects. The show will set a new standard in consulting, purchasing, and education by immersing attendees into the world of “rare”.
Bather. Guarisco Gallery.
Aspen Show Group tapped the highly respected Antiques Council to manage the show and ensure a quality assortment of serious dealers from across the US and UK including world-renowned art and antique dealers MS Rau of New Orleans, Guarisco Gallery from Washington DC, Vock and Vintage contemporary and period jewels from New York and Finnegan Gallery of Chicago to name a few.
A carefully curated group of experts in their field, many with deep personal connections to the Aspen community, will be on hand, exposing a new generation of consumers to the stories and techniques of the past. The event celebrates old world craftsmanship and how cherished objects carry history and stories of our past into the future, connecting generations and cultures.
Rare Aspen will also feature a series of educational vignettes including booth chats and presentations by published authors and industry experts. Beth Webb, author of An Eye for Beauty, will be the keynote speaker on Saturday. Her interior design business, Beth Webb Interiors, is a renowned firm based in Atlanta, Georgia.
The event will highlight the opportunity for unique self-expression when incorporating antiques and fine art with modern design, making even the most contemporary homes a more personal space.
Rare Aspen, too, works to strengthen community connections through strategic partnerships in commerce, education and fundraising. Aspen Show Group donates all profits from the production of this event to Aspen Education Foundation, Mountain Rescue – Aspen and Aspen Hope Center.
For a full schedule of events and for ticket information, visit rareaspen.com.