"The Dancers" in the Sculpture Park outside the Denver Performing Arts Complex.

(Hart Van Denburg/CPR News)

The City of Denver has a vision to transform its Performing Arts Complex. Design details, cost and construction dates are all still up in the air.

So in the meantime, the Mile High City has re-envisioned ways to use the downtown space that houses some of its premiere cultural venues.

It all starts Sunday at 6 p.m. with an art exhibition called “Intrepid Garden” at the Buell Theatre.

The installations include works by RedLine Contemporary Art Center resident artists Jodi Stuart and Suchitra Mattai, according to a release:

Stuart and Mattai’s work investigates gardens of the past, present and future through visual collisions of intense colors, pattern and texture that explores the relationship between the hand-made and digitally produced.

After Sunday’s opening, the show will only be open to patrons attending ticketed Buell Theatre events through the end of September and by appointment.

Back in March, the city announced a $200,000 fund as part of its The Next Stage NOW pilot program. Those grants are being used to commission different works in and around the Complex.

Other pop-up events include a contemporary dance performance by Control Group Productions called “WHOLENESS” -- described as “a meditation on darkness and the senses.”

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