Private Events

Host your private event at the CVA


Located in the heart of Denver’s ArtDistrict on Santa Fe and boasting more than 5,000 square feet of space, MSU Denver's Center for Visual Art (CVA) offers a forward-thinking, stylish, urban setting to host your next event.

  • Receptions
  • Retreats
  • Meetings
  • Lectures

CVA Highlights

  • Exhibitions of some of the world’s leading contemporary artists add a vibrant and experiential component to any event
  • Central location with easy access to downtown attractions, hotels and the Colorado Convention Center
  • Flexible meeting and event spaces
  • Kitchen and staging areas‌‌
  • Audio-visual equipment*, tables and chairs, and Wi-Fi available on site
  • Free off-street parking for up to 20 vehicles and easy access to street parking
  • ADA—Fully Accessible

*Additional fee may be charged for A/V equipment


  • 50-75 people seated lecture style
  • 40 people for seated dinner
  • 200 people standing reception
  • 5,000+ square feet of indoor event space with a 20-foot barrel vaulted ceiling
  • CVA Floor Plan


About the CVA 

Center for Visual Art is the off-campus art center of Metropolitan State University of Denver. In addition to showcasing significant contemporary art, the award-winning CVA serves as an interactive art laboratory for MSU Denver students and the larger community. 

Questions? Contact us at 303-294-5207