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Survivance

January 28, 2020 – December 17, 2021 @ 12:00 am – 6:00 pm – “An act of survivance is Indigenous self-expression in any medium that tells a story about our active presence in the world now.” — Gerald Vizenor Survivance is a term coined by Anishinaabe scholar Gerald Vizenor to describe how Indigenous people have not only survived but actively resisted the ongoing pressures of settler colonialism in North […]


Simple Truths: Still Life Paintings by Pierre Daura

February 8, 2020 – September 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm –   This exhibition celebrates a recent gift of works by Pierre Daura (1896–1976, in Catalan: Pere Francesc Daura i Garcia) and compliments the concurrent exhibition Cercle et Carré and the International Spirit of Abstract Art. Daura co-founded the Cercle et Carré group in 1928–29 with the Uruguayan artist Joaquín Torres-García and the Belgian poet and […]


Highlights from the Americas Collection: 31 Americans

February 8, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – This temporary display from the permanent collection and area private collections is inspired, in part, by the exhibition, 30 Americans. Organized by the Rubell Family Collection in Miami, Florida, 30 Americans is a selection of works by African-American artists. It is a powerful testament to representation, artistically and socially, and even more so as it […]


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Online Gallery Talk: the African Collection with Dr. David Riep

April 24, 2020 – December 31, 2020 @ 12:00 am – https://youtu.be/-2PMqs2xmYg In the latest installment of this series, Dr. Riep gives insights into the curatorial process of selection and display while showcasing some of the highlights of the collection. https://www.youtube.com/embed/4f6bnnjZCKE For the second video of this series, Dr. Riep shares contemporary works by African artists. https://youtu.be/jf_afdaYVk4 In the first video of this ongoing series, professor […]


Our doors will reopen to the CSU campus community on Monday August 24!

August 24, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 12:00 am – Open to the CSU community M–F 9a.m.–5p.m. with reservation To encourage the health and safety of our employees and visitors, the museum will be only open to the CSU community from Monday–Friday, by appointment, from 9a.m.–5p.m. We are always free.   ONLINE RESERVATION For all visits, please use your CSU email to place your reservation […]


BINH DANH: C.A.R.S. ONLINE Virtual Exhibition

August 24, 2020 – August 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm –

Photographer Binh Danh is the first of five artist-curators for the C.A.R.S. Online series, which features past participants in the long running Critic & Artist Residency Series at CSU.


Women's Voices in the Public Sphere

The Other 50%: Women’s Voices in the Public Sphere

September 12, 2020 – November 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Since the ratification of the 19th Amendment in summer 1920, the women’s movement has worked to gain access to centers of power, to secure political control of women’s bodies, to be inclusive and ultimately, to be heard. This exhibition, curated by faculty from the Department of Art and Art History, highlights significant works of art by […]


Conservation of Hubert Julian Stowitts

September 22, 2020 – September 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm –

Paintings conservator Cynthia Lawrence will be on site in the museum’s Robert W. Hoffert Learning center for four days in September



University Center for the Arts External Spring Photo

CSU Community Dance Workshop — Virtual

In place of Drop-In Dance this semester, we will offer a virtual CSU Community Dance Workshop led by dance majors. Classes will be offered on Sept.29, Oct. 1, and Oct. 6 from 4:15-5 p.m., and new content from 5-5:45 p.m. We hope CSU faculty and staff will join us from home (family members welcome). No prior dance experience […]


University Center for the Arts External Spring Photo

CSU Community Dance Workshop — Virtual

In place of Drop-In Dance this semester, we will offer a virtual CSU Community Dance Workshop led by dance majors. Classes will be offered on Sept.29, Oct. 1, and Oct. 6 from 4:15-5 p.m., and new content from 5-5:45 p.m. We hope CSU faculty and staff will join us from home (family members welcome). No prior dance experience […]


University Center for the Arts External Spring Photo

CSU Community Dance Workshop — Virtual

In place of Drop-In Dance this semester, we will offer a virtual CSU Community Dance Workshop led by dance majors. Classes will be offered on Sept.29, Oct. 1, and Oct. 6 from 4:15-5 p.m., and new content from 5-5:45 p.m. We hope CSU faculty and staff will join us from home (family members welcome). No prior dance experience […]


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Online Event: 2020 American Eurhythmics Society Conference

The fourth annual AES national conference planned for Oct. 9-10 in Fort Collins is now being held in a virtual format. The program will begin at 10 a.m. — 3 p.m. EDT. The program will include a welcome by President Marla Butke, five 30-minute sessions, and break-out rooms according to teaching interests. There is no […]


Women’s Textiles Across Africa: The Symbolic and the Practical

October 9, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Works on Paper Gallery Across the African continent women are integral members of their communities, contributing as leaders, artists, entrepreneurs, and spiritual guides. While historically charged narratives led to misunderstood, romanticized, and stereotyped perspectives of African women through Western lenses, revised approaches toward understanding the role of women across the continent are presenting new inclusive […]



Urinetown the Musical 2018 production photo

Fall 2020 Theatre Visit Day

Visit day is an opportunity for high school students, transfer students, and associate degree graduates to meet with CSU Theatre faculty and staff, and explore the opportunities CSU Theatre has to offer!





MFA Thesis Exhibition 2020

December 5, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Go to the online exhibition page This exhibition and related programs have been adjusted in response to the coronavirus outbreak but will still be presented in person, in The Griffin Foundation Gallery, December 5–19, 2020. The annual Master of Fine Arts Exhibition marks the culmination of a three-year degree program in the visual arts that fosters […]


Clara Hatton: A Vision for Art at CSU

January 15, 2021 – June 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – In 1936, Clara Hatton (1901-1991) came to Colorado State College of Agriculture & Mechanic Arts as one of the earliest faculty members to teach design in the Division of Home Economics. Over the next thirty years, Hatton built an art curriculum at the college, teaching a variety of media herself and hiring the faculty who […]


Fall Dance Concert 2018 Performance Photo

Spring 2020 On-Campus Visit Days for Prospective Dance Students

Spend a day at CSU with dance faculty, students, and staff. Explore degree options, audition for the dance major and scholarships, take master classes in modern and ballet technique, attend an informal dance performance, and tour the University Center for the Arts. Join us for an exciting day of dance! Registration required: Registration will open […]


University Center for the Arts building with flowers in front

Spring 2021 Theatre Visit Night