06/14/2014 to 08/10/2014
The Printed Square: International Fashion Scarves Dressing Up a War
Boettcher Cultural Pavilion – 2nd Floor
June 14 – August 10, 2014
Public Hours: 10am - 3pm, Saturday and Sunday or by appointment. To make an appointment, please call 720-865-4303 or email Peter.Dearth@denvergov.org.
More than 40 fashion scarves designed by international artists and manufactured by the renowned and innovative Ascher Company, London during World War II. Included in the exhibition are Alexander Calder, Henri Matisse, and Henry Moore, who along with other artists lifted up the spirits of the wearer during a time of austerity.
Reception: July 17