Colorado Style: Ft. Denver Art Museum, Rockmount Ranch Wear, Animal Handmade & Todd Reed
The last 40 years of the state’s history have been transformational. In the 70s, the oil and gas industry boom engendered economic prosperity and opportunities for growth. Colorado attracted new residents from around the world. Arts and cultural organizations expanded, and the innovative and iconic Gio Ponti-designed building of the Denver Art Museum was built. The SCFD was created in 1988 and the 90s allowed for new arts organizations to launch while the state diversified its economic base. In 2012, the museum presented the exclusive exhibition Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective, followed by Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century in 2014, receiving regional and worldwide acclaim. This conversation will address the catalysts of change and inspiration that drive the creative process today and the impact each of the panelists have made on renewing the state’s identity and sense of style.
Ava Goldberg, Owner and Designer, Animal Handmade
Florence Müller, Avenir Curator of Textile Art and Fashion, Denver Art Museum
Todd Reed, Founder and Designer, Todd Reed
Steve Weil, President and Chief Creative Officer, Rockmount Ranch Wear Mfg. Co.
Arpie Chucovich, Chief Development Officer, Denver Art Museum
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