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Anderson Ranch


BLKDG helps the art center reinvent itself for the next 50 years.

Nestled among the pristine peaks of the Rocky Mountains in Snowmass Village, Colo., the Anderson Ranch Arts Center campus is comprised of 14 ranch buildings on five beautifully kept acres. For 50 years, the Ranch has been a destination and a welcoming community for art makers and art enthusiasts, providing time and space for artists—of all levels—to learn, create and be inspired.

BLKDG collaborated with Anderson Ranch to build a website to solve all of the ranch’s needs for visiting artists and resident artists alike. The main goal was to build a custom registration platform that enabled signup for programs, lodging and events at the campus. Through design and development, this site was crafted with the lens of an artists to achieve a beautiful site with supreme functionality.

Awards Won:

Services Provided:

  • Information Architecture + UX Mapping
  • Open Source CMS Platform
  • Custom Workshop Registration Application
  • Brand Identity + Iconography + Typography

Workshop Finder

Dynamic Searching and Registration Booking widget

Interactive Timeline

Interactive scrolling though the history of Anderson Ranch

Event Calendar

Colorful event calendar for all program types scheduled at the ranch

Workshop Registration

Robust custom workshop registration application with custom integration with business operations

3 Things You Should Know

For starters...

Anderson Ranch is possibly the most beautiful and relaxing creative escape anywhere. Seriously it's stunning.


The website was built on a Wordpress CMS with a custom workshop registration application built on PHP.


The website won an Award of Distinction for Non-profit website design at the 2016 Communicator Awards in New York City.


We love where we live and love what we do.

Our Work