July 2 – December 14, 2019
Santa Fe based fashion designer Orlando Dugi combines beading and feather work from his Diné (Navajo) heritage with sophisticated modern silhouettes to create unique moments of fantasy. This exhibition presents examples of his women’s eveningwear and handbags in an exploration of the evolution of this unique designer.
August 3 – December 28, 2019
The Lucile E. Hawks Gallery at the Avenir Museum
Where are the women? Everywhere! What are they wearing? Everything! In celebration of CSU150 and the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, this exhibit recognizes women-identifying employees who are building upon the constant, steady presence of women at CSU from its very beginnings in order to ensure the next 150 years of this university.
August 20 – December 21, 2019
From the Aggie “A” to CAM the Ram, members of the Colorado State University community over the last 150 years have worn their school spirit on their sleeves. Examples of apparel and historic photographs throughout time are on exhibit, representing the many ways people show they are #ProudToBe a CSU Ram.
Thursday, October 3, 2019; 7pm
Thursday, November 7, 2019; 7pm
Designer Orlando Dugi will speak in this free public lecture about his work and career in conjunction with the exhibition Walking in Beauty: Designs by Orlando Dugi on view in the Avenir Museum’s Large Gallery July 2-December 14, 2019. Dugi’s visit to CSU is part of the university’s celebration of Native American Heritage Month.
Saturday, November 9, 2019; 11am, 1pm, 3pm
See the exhibition Walking in Beauty: Designs by Orlando Dugi during the Avenir’s regular 11am – 6pm Saturday hours, and meet the designer himself during informal gallery talks and Q&A at 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.! Dugi’s visit to CSU is part of the university’s celebration of Native American Heritage Month.
November 12, 2019
Part of a special Founders Day celebration, a special exhibit exploring the history of Colorado State University will be on display at the History Colorado Center in Downtown Denver. Curated items from our institution’s past tell the story of how we grew from Colorado Agricultural College into a premier public research institution.