Faculty Exhibition: 2017 Faculty Exhibition: 2017celebrates the creative work of faculty at the University of Colorado Boulder whose scholarship and teaching is grounded in an art-making practice. CU Art Museum brings together works by faculty from across campus to showcase the collective creativity of CU faculty artists for campus and community audiences. On view August 17—December 22, 2017 at the CU Art Museum.
ARGUSEUM: Curating the Controversial Curated by Thora Brylowe’s First-Year Seminar students as part of her class "Saving the World: Museums, Collections, and Archives". Over the course of the semester students learned why and how people and institutions collect and display artifacts. Students were challenged to maintain respect for the objects and for museum visitors as they curated a collection of artifacts the museum must display with care. On view November 16, 2017 - January, 2018 at the CU Art Museum.
Draw Me In: The Art of Drawing at the CU Art Museum Drawings from CU Art Museum made from the 1200s to today are featured in this exhibition, curated by a team of graduate students in CU’s museum practicum seminar. Draw Me In encourages close looking and conversation. How has drawing been defined and valued by different makers, collectors and scholars? And what is drawing today? On view February 1—March 24, 2018 at the CU Art Museum.
Millie Chen: Four Recollections Millie Chen: Four Recollections features a new installation conceived during her artist-in-residence at CU Boulder alongside three large-scale drawing installations created between 2015 and 2017. Significant events of injustice and social unrest reshape Millie’s memory of her formative years. On view February 1—July 21, 2018 at the CU Art Museum.
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